Events
  • Connie Butler, Chief Curator at the Hammer Museum

     

    Artist Polly Apfelbaum in conversation with Connie Butler, on Apfelbaum's exhibition Face (Geometry) (Naked) Eyes.

     

  • You are invited to hear acclaimed artist Mel Chin discuss his work and recent project The TIE that BINDS: MIRROR of the FUTURE.

    Sunday, September 25, 6:00-9:00pm

    RSVP HERE for Tickets

  • Guthrie Lonergan was born in 1984 in Los Angeles. He received a Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, Los Angeles in 2006.

  • Margo Victor

    Sep 29| Lectures
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    Margo Victor lives and works in Los Angeles, California and received her BFA at the California Institute of the Arts. Her work has been exhibited at Kunstlerhaus Stuttgart and Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam; Happy Lion in Chinatown, Los Angeles, California; Cirrus Gallery in Los Angeles; Elizabeth Dee Gallery in New York.

  • Shila Khatami

    Oct 04| Lectures
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    Shila Khatami has had solo exhibitions at:
    Autocenter in Berlin, Kunstverein Dillingen, 
    Galerie Samy Abraham in Paris, 
    Galerie Susanna Kulli in Zurich, 
    Clages in Cologne and Treize in Paris.
    Group exhibitions include:
    “00ooOO - holes, dots, balls“ with Davide Bertocchi at Hopstreet, Brussels ; 
    “Punkt-Systeme,Vom Pointilismus zum Pixel“ at the Wilhelm Hack Museum, Ludwigshafen; 
    „BYOB“ at Palais de Tokyo, Paris; 
    “Dorothea“ at Ancient & Modern, London; 
    “Ambigu“ at Kunstmuseum St. Gallen.

  • John Keene

    Oct 05| Lectures
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    John Keene is the author of the novels Annotations and Counternarratives, as well as several other works, including the poetry collection Seismosis, with artist Christopher Stackhouse, and a translation of Brazilian author Hilda Hilst's novel Letters from a Seducer. The recipient of a Whiting Award, Keene has been a member of the Dark Room Writers Collective and a Cave Canem fellow. He has served as the managing editor of Callaloo and taught at Northwestern. He currently teaches at Rutgers University-Newark and lives in New York.

  • Leonardo Bravo is an artist, curator, and educator and the Founder of Big City Forum. Big City Forum is an interdisciplinary project designed to explore the intersection between design-based creative disciplines (Design, Architecture, Urban Planning, etc) that take into account public space and the built environment. Big City Forum facilitates the exchange of ideas through gatherings, symposiums, exhibitions, and special events that promote forward-thinking projects and the individuals at the forefront of this vision.

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April 2014

 

Compiled by Annetta Kapon, Assistant Chair

GRADUATE FINE ARTS NEWSLETTER APRIL 2014

Alum DANA MONTLACK ‘94 has a one-person exhibition Sea of Cortez at Joseph Bellows Gallery in La Jolla from April 12 to May 31, 2014.

Grad Fine Arts Assistant Chair ANNETTA KAPON is showing her work in Inside the Quad (Freeway Studies #2) at the Ben Maltz Gallery from April 12 to July 27, 2014.

Grad AMANDA KATZ had her MFA thesis exhibition Ideal Conditions in the Bolsky Gallery from April 26 to April 29, 2014.

Grad Fine Arts Assistant Chair ANNETTA KAPON showed her work in On Seeing Online organized by alum ANNIE BUCKLEY '03 at the Huffington Post http://www.huffingtonpost.com/annie-buckley/on-seeing-online_b_4994663.html

Grad Fine Arts Faculty KATHRIN BURMESTER had a one-person exhibition PACKING THE LIBRARY at the PROXY Gallery in Culver City April 1-31, 2014.

Alum KATY COWAN '13 with Scott Cowan had an exhibition FIFTH WALL at Elephant Art Space in Los Angeles from April 11 to April 30, 2014.

Grad MARISSA JOHNEN had her MFA thesis exhibition at the Bolsky Gallery

Grad SWEET SAMSON had her MFA thesis exhibition at the Bolsky Gallery from April 28 to May 4, 2014.

Grad ALLISON PECK had her MFA thesis exhibition Tied Tides and Small Shifts at the Bolsky Gallery from April 14 to April 19, 2014.

Grads MARISSA JOHNEN, SWEET SAMSON, BRYAN BANKSTON, KRISTY BALTEZORE, SEAN CULLY, ANDREW K. CURREY, JANET DANDRIDGE, MARCELA GOTTARDO, NATHAN GULLICK, SOO YUN JUN, DAHEE (ANGIE) KIM, MELANY MEZA-DIERKS, ALLISON PECK, YASMIN THAN, DELIA PEREZ-SALINAS TIJERINA, RACHEL WOLFE and visiting artists JURGIS PASKEVICIUS and LAURE VIGNA took part in Graduate Open Studios on Sunday April 13, 2-5 pm in the Graduate Studios at 10455 Jefferson Blvd in Culver City.

Grad DAVID DEL FRANCIA had his MFA thesis exhibition at the Bolsky Gallery from April 7-12, 2014.

Alum SABINE DEHNEL '03 exhibited her work in Paradise Black at the LSD Galerie Berlin, Germany from April 26 to May 24, 2014.

GFA Assistant Chair ANNETTA KAPON'S Proxy Gallery will host the work of artist DANE PICARD “Choreographed Robot Alpha" from May 1 to May 31, 2014.

Alum JOE SOLA'S '99 exhibition ‘American Sex Room and other Works’ at Blackston Gallery in NY was reviewed by MARTHA SCHWENDENER in the NY Times on April 10, 2014.

Graduate Faculty RENEE PETROPOULOS, GFA Assistant Chair ANNETTA KAPON and grad MARCELA GOTTARDO showed their work in Forms of the Formless: Time/Space, Museum of  Contemporary Art,  Beijing, China. Curators: Marlena Donohue and Michael Suh. From April 26 to May 31, 2014.

Alum SRIJON CHOWDHURY ‘13 has a solo exhibition The Garden at Klowden Mann Gallery in Los Angeles from April 26 to June 7, 2014.

Alums SHIVA ALIABADI ’13, CARLA DANES ‘04, LAWRENCE GIPE ’86 and LISA OXLEY ‘12 will take part in the Las Vegas MAS ATTACK at Vast Space Projects in Las Vegas on Saturday 17th May, 2014.

Grad Fine Arts Chair ROY DOWELL has a one-person exhibition New Paintings and Sculptures at Lennon Weinberg Gallery in New York from April 3 to May 3, 2014.


Alum LUIS HERNANDEZ '03 is showing PAISAJEURBANO DE UN PRESENTE BIZARRO/ URBANSCAPE FROM A BIZARRE PRESENT 

at TJINCHINA Project Space in Tijuana, Mexico from April 11 to May 11, 2014. HERNANDEZ is also showing in Signos, Sentidos Y Deseos: arte contemporaneo en Baja California.  La coleccion Elias-Fontes  at IIC Museo UABC thru May 2014, Nueva, Mexicali, B.B.

Grad DAVID DEL FRANCIA exhibited his artwork  at the Highland House Collective in Upland, CA  on Saturday, April 19th 2014

GFA Faculty RENEE PETROPOULOS is showing "Proposal for a Pavilion 2014" with musical collaboration with Greg Lenczycki, at LAMOA in Eagle Rock from May 3rd to June 21, 2014.

Grad MARISSA JOHNEN had her MFA exhibition Current Setup at the Bolsky Gallery April 21-April 25, 2014.

Graduate Fine Arts Chair ROY DOWELL gave a lecture at ESMoA on Saturday, 4/19/14.

Alum ELENA ROSA '12, recipient of the 2014 Feitelson / Lundeberg Fellowship will show her new work Conditions for Love in the LAMAG gallery at Barnsdall Park from May 4 to June 15, 2014.

Otis/Sandberg residency exchange fellow JURGIS PASKEVICIUS did a performance at ESMoA on Sunday April 27, 2014.

Alum CALVIN PHELPS ‘03 gallery 2A presents a group exhibition of photo-based work including alum ANNIE BUCKLEY ‘03, entitled A Forest from May 4 to June 8, 2014.

Alum ANDREW K. CURREY '14 will be the Artist in Residence at Shankill Castle in Ireland from July 20th to August 20, 2014.

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