Opening Friday, Feb 21, with a reception from 7 to 9 pm, are three new exhibits. In the Main Gallery is Marmalade, sculpture and mixed media by Robert Ortbal. The show is curated by Philip E. Linhares. In the East Gallery, we’re pleased to present artworks from Creativity Explored, in a show titled Looking Forward to It. In the West Gallery, Art Guild of Pacifica presents a group show titled Up Close. Reception music will be provided by musical duo Vivacé, with Rob Hughes and Alan Lee. Robert Ortbal, the Main Gallery artist, will hold a free Artist Talk with curator Phil Linhares on closing Sunday, March 22, at 3:30 pm. Sanchez Art Center is located at 1220 Linda Mar Blvd, Pacifica. Gallery hours are Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 1 to 5 pm, and by appointment, during exhibits (except opening nights). For more information: 650.355.1894; www.SanchezArtCenter.org.