Beyond Eye Candy

There’s plenty to feast on at this joyful, funny, and poignant celebration of culinary desire. The exhibit features renowned artists such as Salvador Dalí and Wayne Thiebaud along with rising talents. View a range of works, from hyper-real still lives to larger-than-life fabric sculpture, depicting food to address issues of family, nutrition, politics, and famine. Cost: $5 (adults); $3 (ages 13–17). Info: here or 925.295.1436

Off Menu: Contemporary Art About Food
Sunday October 6–Sunday December 15, noon–5pm (closed Mondays)
Bedford Gallery
1601 Civic Dr, Walnut Creek