City of Santa Clarita Press Release

“Touchstones – Transitions – Tranquility” by Frank Rock at The MAIN


The City of Santa Clarita is proud to present “Touchstones – Transitions – Tranquility” by celebrated local artist Frank Rock at The MAIN in Old Town Newhall. This captivating exhibition will be on display from Monday, October 30, through Tuesday, November 28, 2023, with a reception on Thursday, November 16, from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m.

Frank Rock’s artistic journey began at an early age, evolving from sketches and drawings to his current passion for creating wide-open skies and light on water. With a calling to bring joy through his art, Rock’s work reflects his lifelong commitment to the craft. Drawing inspiration from photographs and his own visions, Rock’s unique approach transforms each piece into a distinct and soulful creation. His art often incorporates natural movement, capturing the play of reflective light.

Over the years, Frank Rock has left an indelible mark on the local art scene, adorning the community with his murals, including those in Old Town Newhall, the hospital tower and a life-sized grizzly bear embellished with historical figures and cyclists. “Touchstones – Transitions – Tranquility” is an opportunity for the public to experience the artistry of Frank Rock, whose work has brought vibrancy and color to our community. This exhibition promises to be a testament to his dedication and artistic evolution.

To learn more about “Touchstones – Transitions – Tranquility” and upcoming art opportunities with the City of Santa Clarita, please contact Stephanie Jacinto at

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