Art Off The Walls explores ‘The Art of Living,’ Oct. 4

Art Off The Walls takes over The Gallery at the Merc, Friday, Oct. 4, for an artist reception and art show with live music and refreshments. Courtesy photo

TEMECULA ─ The Temecula Community Services Department’s Arts and Culture Team will host an artist reception and art show, with live music and refreshments Friday, Oct. 4, at Art Off The Walls in The Merc and at The Lot on Main Street. The theme of the evening is The Art of Living.

The Gallery at The Merc will feature local photographer Matthew Burlile, whose photographs of the Temecula Valley and of Southern California have garnered high praise and a strong following in several online communities. Burlile will discuss his work at the artist reception. Complimentary refreshments will be provided. Also, in the cabaret-side of The Merc there will be multiple artists exhibiting work in various mediums, with indie rock keyboard music provided by Kate Russell.

Outside in The Lot on Main, more artists will be displaying their latest creations, while artist and steel pedal guitarist Kelly Moore will provide the background sounds as guests stroll through the lot, enjoying the works of art.

For more information on this event or for artists and artisans interested in exhibiting at Art Off The Walls, contact Temecula’s Arts and Culture Team at (951) 694-6417 or visit

Submitted by city of Temecula.