The Summer Show

PVAC Artists Groups Juried Exhibition

July 23 – August 27, 2022

Opening Reception: Friday, July 29 – 7 to 9 pm

Juried all-media exhibition hosted by and open for submission only to members of the Palos Verdes Art Center’s seven active artists groups: Artists Open Group, Pacific Arts Group, Paletteers,  Peninsula Artists, Photographic and Digital Artists, The Artists Studio, and Third Dimension.


Scott Canty earned his Bachelor of Fine Arts ​degree in drawing and painting from California State University, Long Beach. From 1998 – 2013 Canty was Director of Exhibitions at Palos Verdes Art Center. From 1986 – 2016, he worked as Curator with the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs. His duties included Senior Curator for the LAX ART Exhibition Program and Curator/Interim Director of the Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery.  His position as ​Curator included organizing exhibitions and working with education programs at LAMAG.

Now retired, he is pursuing painting and drawing with his “Studio Treasures” series and is currently illustrating a children’s book, entitled Bo and Sue.