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Current and Upcoming Events 

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+  The ISC is sponsoring the upcoming Grounds for Sculpture show in 2015.   Eight of our members have been selected by the initial jury process.  Details will be provided as they becoming available.  There is more information about this on the Call for Art! page.


International Sculpture Day is April 24th each year.  We will have celebratory events listed on our webpage IS-day.

For example: The Pacific Rim Sculptors party will be April 24th, 2015 at Studio One 6:30pm to 10pm in Oakland, CA.  There will be a sculpture creating event in teams of three.  Please bring lightweight materials with which to build (we will share all materials in one big pile).



Past Events:


We had a holiday party and pop-up sculpture show December 14th, 2014 in San Francisco.  A grand time was had by all.


The ISC visited us here in the bay area in November 2014.  We had a general members meeting which coincided with their visit.  It was wonderful to meet new sculptors and see familiar faces again.


Past Show at: 

Richmond Art Center
2540 Barrett Ave
Richmond CA 94804

Two Part Exhibition of Art By Pacific Rim Sculptors

Juried By John Toki

Part 2: July 22nd - Aug 22
Anya Behn
Danielle Fafchamps
Eileen Fitz-Faulkner
Dan Good
Cynthia Handel
Maru Hoeber
Patricia Hulin
Kristen Lindseth
Oleg Lobykin
Flavia Krasilchik
Catherine Merrill
Jann Nunn
Jeff Owen
Ellen Sasaki
Adele Seltzer
Leitha Thrall
Clayton Theil
Ruth Tabancay
Rene Dayan-Whitehead

Part 1:  June 14th - July 11th

Patricia Bangston Jones
Kati Casida
Claudia Chapline
Kathy deRosas
Maj-Britt Hilstrom
Bette Linderman
Rosy Penhallow
Darrell Phelps
Virginia Stearns
Nelcy Tarics
Cyrus Tilton
Lynne Todaro
Patricia Vader
James Watts
Jane Woolverton  
Past Teaching Event:

Digital Imagery for artists  

Are you confused about applying for exhibitions online?
Tired of asking your friends and family for help?
Or maybe you'd just like to have a better understanding
about how to manage and save your photos of artwork?
Check out our upcoming workshop sponsored by PACRIM and the Mission College Art Dept.

Digital Imagery for Artists
How to upload pictures for juried exhibits and competitions File formats: JPEG, TIFF, PSD
File size: determining, changing, etc.
Color Modes

Mission College
Room E2-202, 2nd floor of Main Building – enter from outdoor balcony 3000 Mission College Blvd.
Santa Clara, CA 95054

Sunday July 27th, 2-4 p.m. 2014

Who: Open to all – Free to PACRIM members and Mission Students $10 for guests and others

About the Instructor:
Kristin Lindseth has taught Digital Art for several years at Mission College. She has also taught Drawing there, and teaches Figure Sculpture at the Triton Museum. She has recently re-joined Pacific Rim Sculptors, and her work will be in Part 2 of the Richmond Art Center exhibit.

For Info email 



Group outing to the Oakwilde Ranch and Sculpture park to see the exhibition,

52 Artists on 52 Acres.

Juror: Tony Natsoulus

When: Saturday, April 19th.

Where: Oakwilde Ranch and Sculpture Park, 7111 S. Burson Road, Valley Springs, CA

Time: 11 am to whenever they kick us out

Rain or Shine -  (they have a great indoor space and covered patio area)
Carpools can be set up.

Depending on how many people want to go, we have several options. The basic fee would be $10 per person to visit the grounds, with wine tasting and hors d'ouvres . We could bring our own lunches or do a potluck. They may be even talked into doing a bbq.

Please RSVP to Leitha Thrall, 510-703-3247 (cell) or

Pacific Rim Sculptors End-of-Year celebratory party:  Sunday December 15 from 3-7 PM at 1890 Bryant Street Studios in San Francisco's Mission District.


Saturday September 28th, 2013 some of us went to the Douglas & Sturgess DIY event and heard lectures about moldmaking, cold-casting, and other topics.  There were delicious snacks, and some demonstrations of some interesting creations by other artists.  There was also a visit to the Richmond Art Center's Bella retrospective,


Saturday June 8th, 2013 6:30-8:30pm we had a meeting in SF to discuss some important possibilities for our organization. 


We visited the Zero1 Biennial in San Jose, CA, in September 2012.  

ZERO1 exhibition design concept image courtesy of Christopher Haas.


We toured American Steel Studios in Oakland, CA, in August 2012. Founder Karen Cusolito showed us around.

Joe Theriault and components of "Star Seed," a sculpture by Kate Raudenbush of New York.


Jeff Owen took this shot from American Steel Studios; here's his photo documentary of the tour.

Arthur Comings also wrote an article about American Steel Studios for



We spent an evening at Transmission Gallery in Oakland, CA in November 2012. 
The owner gave a great talk about the gallery and explained how to apply for a show there. 

Transmission Gallery interior

Interior of the Transmission Gallery.


Our members' show, "Beyond Gaga," was a big success at Works/San Jose Gallery, in February 2013 in San Jose, CA.



Jeff Owen made this video of our visit to the Artworks Foundry in Berkeley, CA, in March 2013.