Front Porch Gallery promotes organizations and programs that create art. We welcome those in search of a venue that will help create more vibrant, vital communities by sharing our experiences though artistic expressions. Innovative partnerships include:

EXPERIENCE & INSPIRATION: Art Creates Community

In partnership with The Kenneth A. Picerne Foundation, an exploration of visual, literary and performing art works created throughthe Foundation's Senior Artist Project Grant. The exhibit, Experience & Inspiration: Art Creates Community, showcased paintings, music, poetry, writings, mixed media and more created by underserved groups, such as at-risk children, low income seniors, disabled Veterans and victims of domestic violence. All participants were mentored by accomplished older adult artists. www.picernefoundation.org

EVERYONE HAS A STORY TO SHARE:
An Intergenerational Story-Sharing Project

StoryArts, Inc. coordinated the collaboration between a meaningful story from a senior’s life and its visualization by local youths who created unique, handcrafted books that brought each tale to life.

THE CONTEMPORARY SCROLL: Visual Explorations

This exhibit originally curated by the San Diego Art Institute, featured contemporary artistic visions and interpretations of the ancient Dead Sea Scrolls

NEW FACES, NEW FRIENDS

An intergenerational art project initiated by California Lutheran Homes Auxiliary under the direction of Linda Bounds.

YOU ARE WHAT YOU READ

Hand-made, original books of graphics and text by members of San Diego Book Arts.

THE ARTISTIC & AUTISTIC ABILITIES OF MARK RIMLANDD

A celebration of art facilitated by Sophie’s Gallery.