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  • Rendering female models and celebrities on large-scale canvases and with quick, expressive brushstrokes, painter Katherine Bernhardt examines representations of beauty in mainstream media and fashion photography. She paints her subjects with severe, exaggerated features and emaciated limbs that sometimes morph into abstraction, recalling the works of Pablo Picasso. “Some people ask if I hate the models I paint,” she says. “I say no, I don't hate them.

  • UpCycle Day 2014!

    Sep 03| Special Event
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    Join us for the 3rd Annual UpCycle Day!

    Learn about the Resource Exchange

    Bring your excess supplies and materials to share and trade. 

    Stock up for the school year with Free supplies and materials. 

    Help divert our collective waste from ending up in landfills.

     

  • Forrest Gander

    Sep 03| Lectures
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    Otis Books/Seismicity Editions is pleased to publish Panic Cure: Poetry from Spain for the 21st Century, an anthology of poems from eleven contemporary Spanish poets, active from the 1960s through the present. Selected and translated by Forrest Gander, Panic Cure is notable for its impressive range of poetic voices.

  • Jan Brandt

    Sep 04| Lectures
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  • Joel Kyack

    Sep 09| Lectures
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    JOEL KYACK Lives and works in Los Angeles.

    ghebaly.com/artists/joel-kyack

  • A dynamic portrait of the life of computer prodigy Aaron Swartz who championed free speech and data sharing, this must-see documentary premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah and was the opening night film at the 2014 Hot Docs International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada. 

    We're excited the film’s director Brian Knappenberger will be our special guest speaker for the Q & A moderated by Movies that Matter series producers Judy Arthur and Perri Chasin after the screening. 

  • Koenraad Dedobbeleer lives and works in Brussels.

     

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Jessica Minckley

Jessica Minckley
Lecturer
Education: 

MFA Otis College 
Mountain School of Art
BFA, Painting 
Minor in Creative Writing, Otis College
Pont-Aven School of Contemporary Art (RISD), Brittany, France

Bio/Affiliation: 

Nationally and locally exhibited artist, curator and writer, also teaches at Santa Monica Community College

Reviewed in The Los Angeles Times, Artforum.com, the Huffington Post, Artillery Magazine, Notes on Looking

 

 

 


 

 
AWARDS/HONORS: 

The Saul and Sally Fifer-Bernstein/friends of Joe Mugnaini Award for works on paper

PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS/EXHIBITIONS:  

University of Southern California, Los Angeles; Light & Wire Gallery; Carl Berg Gallery, Los Angeles; Long Beach City College, Long Beach; Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena; Center for the Arts, Eagle Rock; L.A. Louver Gallery, Venice

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