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Compiled by Annetta Kapon


The work of alum SHIVA ALIABADI ’14 was included in New American Paintings 117, MFA Annual.

Alum LUIS HERNANDEZ ’03 showed his installation "Untitled #53” in GFA Assistant Chair ANNETTA KAPON’S Proxy Gallery from May 5 to June 30, 2015. HERNANDEZ also participated in Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA Place and Practice: A Two-Day Convening Symposium in San Diego and Los Angeles. (May 2. 2015/May 4, 2015)

Alum BRIAN RICCI ‘02 showed his work in Complex Decisions at CES Gallery in Los Angeles from May 9 to June 6, 2015

Alum KATY COWAN ’13 had a solo exhibition LONGS/HAPPENS at The Green Gallery South in Oak Park, IL from May 17 to June 21, 2015.

Alum JACOB MELCHI ‘03 has an exhibition  - Six Paintings (Sentence) from June 20 at George Lawson Gallery in San Francisco from June 20 to July 18, 2015.

Alum JESSE BENSON’S ‘03 exhibition at Michael Benevento, Los Angeles from March 28 – May 23, 2015 was reviewed in Contemporary Art Daily on May 9, 2015, and also by Christopher Knight in the L.A. Times on April 24, 2015.

On May 16 Book Show in Highland Park hosted a book release for the second issue of alum MATT MACFARLAND’S ‘03 ongoing comic narrative, Dark Pants.

GFA assistant Chair ANNETTA KAPON showed her work in Box.Art.Show at Post Gallery on May 30-31, 2015.

Alum LAWRENCE GIPE ’86 I will have a solo exhibition at the Lora Schlesinger Gallery in Bergamot station opening July 18th titled "Where We Were, and How We Got There"; new drawings and paintings.

GFA assistant Chair ANNETTA KAPON showed her work with Gallery Tally at Woman Made Gallery in Chicago, IL, May 15-June 25, 2015.

Alum SABINE DEHNEL ’03 had a solo exhibition STAY at the e-artis Contemporary Gallery in Chemnitz, Germany, from May 30 to June 11, 2015.

Alum EDITH BEAUCAGE ‘10 will show her paintings and mixed media objects in "Chill Bivouac Rhymes” at CB1 Gallery from June 6 - July 18, 2015

GFA Professor RENEE PETROPOULOS and alums SHALINI PATEL ’12, LISA OXELY ’13 participated in the event “Proposal” curated by alum AMANDA KATZ ’13

Alum MATT LIFSON ‘12 will have a solo exhibition titled “The Snakes That Remain” at ACME from June 6– July 11, 2015

Alum SWEET SAMSON ’14 showed her work at the Williamsburg Art & Historical Center in New York.