Lecture: Norman Tolman
As part of the ongoing exhibit "A Lifetime of Accomplishment: Paintings and Lithographs by Toko Shinoda," Norman Tolman of the Tolman Collection in Tokyo will give a free talk at 6 p.m. today, Sept. 9. The event will be in CISX Auditorium in the Paul G. Allen Building, 420 Via Palou Mall, Stanford University. Tolman has worked with the 100-year-old artist for decades and has sold many of her works in his gallery. For more, go to events.stanford.edu An RSVP is recommended.
Art: 'Orphaned Elephants of Tsavo'
Painter Marsha Heimbecker has had many of her oils inspired by an African refuge for orphaned elephants and other endangered species. Currently, several of the paintings are on exhibit at the Portola Art Gallery in Allied Arts, 75 Arbor Road, Menlo Park. The show runs through Sept. 30, open Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Go to marshaheimbecker.com.