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GFA Newsletter January 2015

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Compiled by Annetta Kapon.

Alum SOJUNG KWON’S ’07 space Doc.U.Ment hosted the group exhibition L.A. PIX, STILL, from December 7th 2014 to January 31, 2015. Curated by Alan Nakagawa.

Cut from the Same Cloth is a group exhibition curated by alum JOHN WESTON (’07 MFA) featuring alums LORENZO HURTADO SEGOVIA ‘ 07, CHARLEY ALEXANDER ‘12, MICHELLE ANDRADE ‘07, MATT CARTER ‘10 and ANA RODRIGUEZ ’07 at Charlie James Gallery in Chinatown from January 10 to February 28, 2015

Matt Carter WorkShiva Aliabadi Work

Pictures: Matt Carter: Patches, 2014; Shiva Aliabadi

Annetta Kapon Work
Lorenzo Hurtado Segovia Work
Angie Kim Work

Pictures: Annetta Kapon: Moderato, 2014; Lorenzo Hurtado Segovia: Mis Papeles; Angie Kim: Same

GFA asst. Chair ANNETTA KAPON will show her work in Direct Object/Direct Action! at ACRETV, Chicago, Illinois from Feb.1 to March 31, 2015. The work will also be shown in Three Walls (Chicago) from January 23 to March 21, 2015.

GFA Chair ROY DOWELL will be included in the group exhibition Salon du Dessin at Lennon, Weinberg Inc., in New York from January 8 to February 21, 2014.

Alums BRYAN RICCI ‘12, SRIJON CHOWDHURY ‘13, CHARLIE ALEXANDER '12 and ALEC EGAN ‘13 participated in Sincerely Yours at Torrance Art Museum from January 17 to March 7, 2015.

Alum AMANDA KATZ ‘14 presented Katz's Deli

with a year-long collaboration with poet Chiwan Choi. The project kicked off on January 31st until December of 2015. All readings/performances will be held in publicly accessible locations and announced on a rolling basis.

GFA Asst. Chair ANNETTA KAPON will show her videos in Retina Rome Video Art Festival at the Macro Factory in Rome, Italy, on February 21 and 22, 2015.

The exhibition Sincerely Yours takes place at the TORRANCE ART MUSEUM from January 17 to March 7, 2015. It includes alums ALEC EGAN ‘ 13, CHARLES ALEXANDER ‘12, SRIJON CHOWDHURY ‘13, and BRYAN RICCI ‘12.

Alum CALVIN PHELPS' ’03 Gallery 2A presented an exhibition of work by Orien Lowell Greenough from January 18 to February 15, 2015.

Grad LIZ MEDINA is included in the group exhibition White Noise at Post Gallery. Curated by Gelare Khoshgozaran & HK Zamani from January 17-19, 2015

The exhibition work:work featuring alum KATY COWAN ‘13 was on view from 12/14/14 - 1/24/15 at Devening Projects in Chicago, IL.

Alum RANDI GANULIN ’96 is showing Vessels: Environmental Parables at the Dairy Center for the Arts in Boulder colorado from January 23 to February 27, 2015.

Grad ELIF ERKAN was part of a three person exhibition Lemon Leaves at Villa Aurora in the Pacific Palisades from January 23rd to January 29th, 2015.

Alum EDITH BEAUCAGE ‘10 is in an online exhibition Traces of the Gesture at Torrance Art Museum curated by Suzan Lizotte from January 17 to March 7, 2015. http://www.torranceartmuseum.com/onlinegallery

The Vincent Price Art Museum at East Los Angeles College presents Mis Papeles, the first survey of work by LORENZO HURTADO SEGOVIA ’07. The exhibition opens Saturday, January 24 and continues through April 18, 2015.

The Mid-Residency MFA exhibition RIFST REAYS was at the Bolsky Gallery from January 12-24, 2015. It included all first year grads ASHTON ALLEN, AMANDA BENEFIEL, OK YOUNG CHOI, AYUNA COLLINS, ELIF ERKAN, MELANY MEZA-DIERKS, KATHRYN KERT-GREEN, NATHAN GULLICK, ELIZABETH MEDINA, KRISTIN MOORE, JEISUNG OH, ZACH ROACH and REGINE RODE.

Grad JAMIE-GRACE DAVIS had her MFA thesis exhibition POINTS OF DEPARTURE at the Bolsky Gallery from January 27-31, 2015.

GFA asst. Chair ANNETTA KAPON’S Proxy Gallery will host the work of MFA alum NICOLA GOODE ‘14 from February 1 to February 28, 2015.

Grad ANGIE KIM has her MFA thesis exhibition SAME at the Bolsky Gallery from February 2 to February 8, 2015.

Alum STEVEN BANKHEAD ‘01 is showing his work in Ges.ture curated by Carl Berg at Arena 1 Gallery from January 31 to March 14, 2015.

Grad NICHOLAS FEDAK II has two exhibitions: Turtle Bay Museum, West Coast Biennial Curated by Bonnie Malcolmson, Portland Art Museum, Redding, Californmia Jan.31 to May 3, 2015and FILM NOIR and FORGOTTEN SUNLIGHT at Beard/Weil Gallery, Wheaton Biennial, Curated by Kristen Gersh, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Norton, Massachusetts from Feb. 27 to April 1, 2015 .

Alum CHRIS OATEY will show his work at the New Mexico Museum of Art, Art on the Edge, curated by Nora Burnett Abrams, MCA Denver April 17-August 16, 2015.

Alum SERGIO BROMBERG’S ’10 6114 Venice Gallery was reviewed by Catherine Wagley in the LA weekly on January 21, 2015. http://www.laweekly.com/arts/an-artist-created-fake-ted-talks-recited-by-children-5335907

Alum OTINO CORSANO ’00 has a solo exhibition, Banner Year, at P|M Gallery in Toronto, Canada from January 28 - February 28, 2015

Alum SHIVA ALIABADI ‘13 is in the exhibition LA n CV 2 curated by Mike McLain at Coachella Valley Art Center from February 1 - March 7, 2014