Portraits by Peter Liashkov

Mailing address: P.O. Box 6, Temecula, CA 92593  ~  Physical Address: 36701 Highway 79 South, Temecula, CA 92592
(951) 302-3837 ~ www.dorlandartscolony.org ~ info@dorlandartscolony.org
A California 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization

Summer 2016 Picnic at Dorland

Songwriter's Circle at Dorland in Horton Cottage


Dorland sponsors various events throughout the year intended to benefit the community, to support Dorland's rebuilding fund, and to showcase and foster the creative spirit of local and regional artists.

Polo Club Exhibit and Silent Auction

January 16 ~ Songwriter’s Circle

  • Musicians Nathan Rivera and Jessie Smith host songwriters, musicians, and Dorland friends in Horton Cottage for a circle of musical sharing.


February 2~ Art Off the Walls/Dorland at the Truax

  • Dorland Associate Artists exhibit their artwork in this First Friday show at the Truax in Old Town Temecula. Music, readings, and artwork sharing by Associate Artists and Friends. Contact Dorland to participate!


May 1 , 6-9pm~ Songwriter’s Circle 

  • Musicians Nathan Rivera and Jessie Smith host songwriters, musicians, and Dorland friends in Horton Cottage for a circle of musical sharing.


 June 24 ~ Open Studios Under the Oaks

  • Share Art, Food, Music, Readings under Dorland’s beautiful oaks. Visit the Resident Artists’ studios and explore the grounds. Music by Robert Rankin Walker & Special Guest Musicians.


July ~ Art Exhibit at the Brandon Gallery

  • Dorland Associate Artists exhibit their artwork during July. Members read their poetry, prose and music at the reception on July 14.


 September ~ Art Exhibit at the Merc Gallery

  • A month-long exhibition by Associate Artists during September. Members read their poetry, prose and music at the Reception and Program on September 7 from 6-9pm.


October ~  Open Studios at Dorland

  • Art, Food, Music, Readings by Dorland AAs and Dorland Residents. Visit the Resident Artists’ studios and explore the grounds.


 November ~ Thanks-Gathering 

  • Join us and experience gratitude and sharing of art, writing, music, food and drink!


Dorland at the Brandon Reception and Program

Writing Workshops with Author Lisa Fugard

2016 Art Under the Oaks Festival

Art Off the Walls at the Truax

2018 Events

See our Calendar page for exciting Workshops at Dorland... and more Events!