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Vargas Gallery

Welcome to the Vargas Art Gallery!

photo of art by Charles Stinson

Currently showing: Bamboo and Haiku art exhibition
extended indefinitely

Bamboo and Haiku Artists: Vicki Assegued, Nancy Bardach, Nelly Capra, Dotti Cichon, Diana Mihalakis, Jan Nolte, Maria Sky, Charles Stinson,

Anitta Tovio

Click to view photo gallery of the exhibition: Bamboo and Haiku 

Gallery Hours

To Be Announced
Currently closed during Shelter In Place order

The Vargas Gallery is located inside the Gillmor Center (map)

See article from previous show in the Santa Clara Weekly about our Alumni Art Show

 The Vargas Gallery presents artwork by students, faculty and professional artists from Santa Clara County and nearby regions. Admission is free and open to all.

Previous Exhibits

skelton artwork

Dia de los Muertos

Mission College presented work associated with the annual Dia . de los Muertos in October.

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drawing of woman's face

Faculty Exhibit

Faculty at Mission College presented their work in Spring 2017.

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metal artwork under class

"Not So Heavy Metal II"

An exhibition of artwork 10 inches or less.

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Chen in front of painting

"A Humbling Odyssey"

Hung Tsu Chen presented "A Humbling Odyssey"

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small statue kneeling


Kristin Lindseth presented "Encounters"

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woman in front of paintings

"Inspirations and Collaborations"

"Inspirations and Collaborations" was presented in March 2018.

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Mark Engel, Interim Gallery Director
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