I'm Kenney Mencher. I'm an artist who left a tenured professorship in 2016 to pursue making art full time. This blog is about art, art history, with a emphasis on human rights. I make homoerotic art featuring bears, otters & other gay wildlife.
This week at the Palo Alto Art Center
Limited-Edition Tumblers Make a Great Gift this Holiday Season
With the holidays just around the corner, our first limited- edition tumbler from the
Shop makes a great gift! Don't miss this
opportunity to add one of these limited- edition tumblers to your
collection, or to give as a gift for a friend or loved one! Each one is
unique and different. Proceeds support the Palo Alto Art
Make and be Inspired—Take an Art Class this Winter
Class registration for the winter quarter has begun! Classes for adults begin the week of January 6, and for children and teens the week of January 22. For more information and to register online click
Family Day a Tremendous Success
On December 7, more
than 300 people attended our annual Holiday Family Day! Visitors met and
worked with our artists-in-residence and made a variety of
holiday-themed art projects. Did you miss out on the
fun? Check out our Holiday Family Day photo
album and be sure to mark your calendar for our next Family Day on Sunday, March 29!
Help the Art Center Foundation 'Smile'
Get into the spirit of the
season by supporting the Art Center through your purchases on
Amazon.com! Now, when you shop on Amazon, you can designate a donation
to the Palo Alto Art Center Foundation through Amazon
Smile (.5% of your purchase will automatically be donated to the
Foundation at no cost to you). Go to
and then designate the Palo Alto Art Center Foundation. Additional information here.
Closure Begins December 24
The Art Center will close its doors for the holidays from Wednesday, December 24, through Thursday, January 1, and will reopen on Friday, January 2. Happy holidays!
The Palo Alto Art Center is your place to discover art.
The Palo Alto Art Center, Division of Arts and Sciences, City of Palo Alto is funded in part by grants from
Silicon Valley Creates and the Palo Alto Art Center Foundation. The Palo Alto Art Center Foundation gratefully acknowledges support from
the David and Lucile Packard Foundation, The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, Yellow Chair Foundation, private donations, and members.