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Jaye Hersh Receives Award

The City of Ojai Arts Commission is proud to announce the 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award in the Arts will be awarded to Jaye Hersh on July 10 by the Ojai City Council. Hersh is widely known in the community for her work with the Ojai Shakespeare Festival, Nordhoff High School’s theatre and choral productions, Ojai Performing Arts Theatre, the Ojai Art Center Theatre, and the Ojai Music Festival. She was also voted a 2003- 2004 Ojai Living Treasure by the Ojai Rotary.

“The Artist Playground: Mixed Media Visions” by Carlos Grasso

Carlos Grasso will have an exhibit at the Ojai City Hall Gallery from Monday, July 15 through Saturday, August 18, 2018. A reception for the artist will be held during Ojai’s Third Friday on July 20, 2018 from 5:30 – 7:00 pm. The public is invited to attend.

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Grant Applications for 2019 Available

The City of Ojai Arts Commission is proud to announce that applications for the 2019 City of Ojai Art Grant Program are now available. Funds of $27,500 were approved by the Ojai City Council for the 2016 Art Grant Program. “We had a really exciting group of projects...

2018 Lifetime Achievement Award goes to Jaye Hersh

The City of Ojai Arts Commission is proud to announce the 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award in the Arts will be awarded to Jaye Hersh on July 10 by the Ojai City Council. Hersh is widely known in the community for her work with the Ojai Shakespeare Festival, Nordhoff...

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