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  • High&Low Bureau is a curatorial duo composed of Yael Messer and Gilad Reich. They curate exhibitions, film programs, performative events and publications, while engaging with a plethora of disciplines, media and modes of artistic expression.Their curatorial practice is dedicated to the exploration of artistic strategies that reflect on, and suggest alternatives to, specific social-political conditions.

  • Los Angeles is a city often described as having no center. Its art community has turned that "disadvantage" into an advantage and given itself a license for adventure. Organizations, galleries, and artists find decentralization to be an exciting option and they establish their addresses in unexpected neighborhoods and zones in the city and even beyond, in other cities and states. What are the challenges and advantages of this programmatic and conceptual strategy? What are the risks, to organization and audience alike? Is this necessary, and if so, is it sustainable?

  • Fritz Haeg

    Sep 25| Lectures
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    Image: Fritz Haeg, working to install the Edible Estate #12 garden in Budapest, 2012. Photo: Andras Kare.

    Graduate Fine Arts, Visiting Artist Lecture Series presents artist, Fritz Haeg.

    Thursday, September 25th 11:15am - 12:30pm

    Graduate Studios: 10455 Jefferson Blvd Culver City CA 90230

  • David Schafer

    Sep 30| Lectures
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    David Schafer is a visual and sound artist working in sculpture, sound, sound, performance, and works on paper. His work is concerned with the structures, translation, and intelligibility, of language and architecture. Schafer has shown nationally and internationally and has received several public commissions. Most recently he has had one-person shows at Studio10 gallery in Bushwick, Brooklyn, NY, and Glendale College Art Gallery, Glendale, CA.

  • Sarah Manguso

    Oct 01| Lectures
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    Sarah Manguso is the author, most recently, of The Guardians: An Elegy for a Friend, named one of the top ten books of the year by Salon. Her previous book, the memoir The Two Kinds of Decay, was named an Editors’ Choice by the New York Times Sunday Book Review and short-listed in the UK for the Wellcome Trust Book Prize and long-listed for the Royal Society Winton Prize. Her other books include the story collection Hard to Admit and Harder to Escape, and the poetry collections Siste Viator and The Captain Lands in Paradise.

  • Graduate Fine Arts, Visiting Artist Lecture Series presents artist, Jennifer Steinkamp.

    Thursday, October 2nd 11:15am - 12:30pm

    Graduate Studios: 10455 Jefferson Blvd Culver City CA 90230

     

  • Pae White

    Oct 07| Lectures
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    Pae White was born in 1963 in Pasadena, California. She lives and works in Los Angeles. She received her M.F.A. from Art Center College of Design in Pasadena and her B.A. from Scripps College in Claremont, California. She also studied at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in Maine. Recent solo exhibition venues include Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Cologne; galleria francesca kaufmann, Milan; the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand; the Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver; greengrassi, London; and 1301PE, Los Angeles.

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Newsletter September and October 2011

Graduate Fine Arts Newsletter September  October 2011

Compiled by Annetta Kapon
See also the current newsletter and the newsletter archive.

 

Concurrently with participating in the 12th ISTANBUL BIENNIAL, grad MATT LIFSON showed his work in the group exhibition ³IMAGINE² at C.A.M Gallery Akaretler in Turkey from September 15 to October 9, 2011.

Representing the USA and sponsored by BAUTRÄGER BAUPLANUNG GmbH. Max & Inge Kerscher Munich Germany, grad WOLFGANG BAUER is participating in the FLORENCE BIENNALE in Florence, Italy from Dec.3-11 2011.

Alums TUCKER NEEL'07 and TAYLOR TSCHIDER '11 are in  GATE Projects in Downtown Glendale. Organized by Graduate Faculty CLETUS DALGLISH SCHOMMER.

Alum SABINE DEHNEL '03 had a one-person show, The Things of Life, at MORGEN Contemporary in Berlin, Germany from September 7 to November 19, 2011.

The August 2011 issue of Gay Travel Magazine published a story on grad WOLFGANG BAUER'S work:  http://www.gaytravel.com/blog/entry

Alum TONE NIELSEN '98 of the Danish curatorial collective Kuratorisk Aktion organized Troubling Ireland, a Poster Campaign throughout Dublin city. The poster campaign ran from 12th ­ 23rd September in Dublin city centre and from 12th ­ 19th September in Leitrim Sculpture Centre Manorhamilton.

Graduate Professor ANNETTA KAPON and alum TUCKER NEEL '07 are in OUT THE WINDOW, an exhibition of artist videos in the Los Angeles County Metro bus Transit TV system throughout October and November 2011.

 
In the context of "PACIFIC STANDARD TIME Art in L.A. 1945 - 1980" alum ALEX DONIS '94 curated the exhibition "Collaboration Labs: Southern California Artists and the Artists Space Movement" from Sept. 24th to December 6 2011 at 18th Street Arts Center.

Alum LUIS HERNANDEZ '03 showed his work in Co/Lab as part of "Pacific Standard Time. "Collaboration Labs: Southern California Artists and the Artists Space Movement" at the Platform Art fair, Oct 1-3, 2011

Alum ROB FAUCETTE '05 had work included in I Want My Music Video Art Show.
Curated by Chris Marrs Piliero and Dave MacDowell at Gallery Meltdown in Hollywood. From October 7- October 20, 2011

Alum ZEAL HARRIS '07 was in "Colonialism: The Collective Unconscious" at The William Grant Still Arts Center from October 8 - November 19, 2011.

Alum VERONICA SOTO '05 was in curator Mat Gleason's Avant-LA, from September
29 to October 3, 2011 at 1835 S. Main St., L.A., CA 90015,  adjacent to Platform-LA at the L.A. Mart.

Graduate Faculty JUDIE BAMBER has a solo exhibition called ARE YOU MY MOTHER? at ANGLES GALLERY from November 5 ­ December 23, 2011.

Alum MICHELLE ANDRADE '07 showed a body of work in the booth of Charlie James Gallery during PULSE LA from September 30 to October 3, 2011.

Alum MELISSA HERRINGTON '08 presented her work and alum MARY YOUNAKOF presented an installation and video during the group exhibition Lived Experience in the Downtown Art Walk at the Huntington Apartments on October 13, 2011.

A selection of CB1 Gallery artists exhibited at The Colburn School/Zipper Hall opening on October 23 for the 2011-12 school year. It includes alums EDITH BEAUCAGE '00, LORENZO HURTADO-SEGOVIA '07, ALEXANDER KROLL '08, and CHRIS OATEY '06.

Alum CHRIS ROWLAND '00 has a documentary film "Sign Posts of Dr. Roy Walford" in the Arc Light Festival.Watch on YouTube

Alum JENNIFER WOLF '00 has an installation "Mylar Forest" at GATE Projects in Glendale on November 4, 2011.

Graduate Faculty RENEE PETROPOULOS and grad ELENA ROSA performed pieces in response to the publication of the book Negro Marfil Ivory Black by Myriam Moscona and Jen Hofer  on Thursday November 3 2011 at Eagle Rock Brewery, Los Angeles.

Alum JOE SOLA '99 has a one-person exhibition THE SENIOR DISCOUNT at Blackston Gallery in New York from Oct. 30th to Dec. 18th, 2011. Catalogue with an essay by Toby Kamps.

Alum OTINO CORSANO '00 has a one-person exhibition "Happiness-Part 1" at pm Gallery in Toronto, Canada from November 3 - 26, 2011.