A solo show of paintings on cigar boxes by Northern California artist Anthony Montanino runs through February at the Stanford Video studio on the Stanford campus. A reception for the artist will be held on Friday, Feb 5th from 4 to 6 PM.
In addition to eighteen cigar boxes, twenty works on canvas are on exhibit. The urbanscapes include familiar Bay Area landmarks as well as scenes from New England, Provence and Mexico.
Montanino's art is in public and private collections including the San Francisco Hilton, Kasier Permanente campuses and the rock star Madonna. Governor Arnold Swartzenager owns a Montanino cigar box painting of the California State Capitol.
The exhibit can be viewed Monday — Friday from 9 AM to 5 PM at Stanford Video, located at 691 Pampas Lane, Stanford, CA. Please call 650-725-0687 for directions.