September 16, 2023

Gathering of Nations

2nd Annual gathering held on traditional Kumeyaay lands in the Sweetwater Valley. If you would like to be a part of the program please contact coordinator Heather Gallana, Indigenous Cultures Educator and School Tour coordinator at the museum, at 619 267-5141. Thank You to Sponsors of this free community building event,
May 20, 2023

Live Auction Items

Live Auction items for “Art of the West” Auctioneer: Jet Savoy Board of Trustee’s Wine with Judy Goldman mosaic, custom wine rack made in Bonita by Bill Snider   Rosarito Penthouse- 5 nights Oceanfront view, Penthouse condo, 11th Floor 3000 sq. ft. 3 bedroom, 2 bath.  Amenities include pool, spa, tennis, access to beach. (Limited to 4 people, not pets, no smoking) Estimated value: $2500 Donation courtesy Bob and Judy Jondall   Olaf Wieghorst Olaf Wieghorst Partners print 48/950 Dimensions […]
March 29, 2023

Microtonal Music, The Artistry of Johnny Reinhard

Saturday, April 6, 2024 Recordings in the museum: Juhani Nuorvala TOIVO 128 performed by bassoonist Johnny Reinhard (Bonita Museum, CA) | Johnny Reinhard (bandcamp.com) Georg Friedrich Haas FOR JOHNNY REINHARD (Bonita Museum, CA) | Johnny Reinhard (bandcamp.com) Johnny Reinhard ZANZIBAR (Bonita Museum, CA) | Johnny Reinhard (bandcamp.com) The Artistry of Johnny Reinhard Johnny Reinhard, celebrates 45 years of microtonal themed concerts with performances at the Bonita Museum on April 6, 2024 at 2:00 P.M.   Also at the performance, find his […]
April 7, 2022

Chula Vista Art Guild Exhibition

Chula Vista Art Guild Open Call, see CVAG 2023 prospectus Exhibition dates: Oct. 14 – 28, 2023 Art receiving: Oct. 14,  10am- 11am Reception: Saturday, October 21, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Blooming Art Friday October 27 with the Bonita Valley Garden Club.   Blooming Art invites floral designs to create works in response to artwork in the exhibition. Blooming Art reception: Friday Oct. 27 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm      
April 1, 2022

Student exhibitions

Student Exhibitions April 12 – April 26, 2024 Reception: Friday, April 12 4pm – 6pm   Sweetwater Authority High School Photo Competition: https://www.sweetwater.org/211/High-School-Photo-Contest Reception: Thursday, April 25, 2024 4pm – 6pm Winning photography will be on display at the museum April 25 through June 2024.     Student exhibitions Join us for the annual exhibition highlighting the work of local students.  Includes 2 & 3-dimensional works as well as video.