April 2 – 25, 2015 Opening Reception: Saturday, April 11, 6-9pm Closing Reception: Saturday, April 25, 6-9pm
CONTRASTS an exhibition of new work by two Southern California artists will be presented at 57 UNDERGROUND, a non-profit contemporary art gallery located downstairs at the dA Center for the Arts, 252-D South Main Street, Pomona, from April 2 to April 25, 2015. Desiree Engel will show new ceramic sculptures and Jim Dahl will exhibit paintings. The artists will be present during public receptions onSaturdays, April 11 & 25, from 6-9pm. The receptions are free of charge. Regular gallery hours are Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 12-4pm. This is what the artists say about their work: Continue reading Contrasts – Jam Dahl, Desiree Engel→
This series of work is the result of my fascination with the whimsical qualities of natural, in this case vegetable, forms. I am not interested in re-creating the exact likeness of the vegetables, but rather in appropriating their unique shapes and qualities as a springboard for creating visually unique art objects that allude to vessel function. Continue reading Ceramic Artist: Randy Au→
Clay Exhibit To Brings Renowned Artists to Orange Coast College
Orange Coast College: Frank M. Doyle Art Pavilion (access from Merrimac Way), 2701 Fairview Rd., Costa Mesa, CA. 92626
OCC is set to host its second Pedagogic Clay 2 Exhibit, opening on Jan. 28 and running thought Feb. 26, 2015. The month-long exhibition features work from 60 ceramic artists and instructors in the Southern California area ( Los Angeles, Orange, and Riverside counties). There are notable works by Ralph Baccera, Adrian Saxe, Peter Shire, Phyllis Green, Joe Soldate, Gifford Myers, Nobo Nishigawara, David Kiddie, Laura Haight, among others. OCC ceramics professor Kevin A. Myers has curated the exhibit. The exhibition is free and open to the public.
Individual works of art will be displayed in the Frank M. Doyle Art Pavilion. Gallery hours are; Mon, Tues, Thurs 12noon-6pm and Wed. 12noon-8pm. There is paid visitor and metered parking near lot D. Anyone with an interest in ceramics is encouraged to attend. “This is a time when all of this is going to be under one roof and it really would be in a student’s best interest to see the trajectory that contemporary ceramics has taken,” said Myers. “The artists that have been invited to be in this exhibition are truly exceptional.”
Thom Wright and maybe several other SCA members will be showing two paintings in the new year’s exhibition at the Huntington Beach Art Center, “Centered-on-the-Center”. Opening reception is Jan 31, 6-9 pm. This is the big open show of the year, and up to 1500 attendees will be coming. Hope to see some of you there. Thom
I’m so excited to tell you that 2 of my Temple City mosaics are going to be exhibited in 2014 Beyond Borders Art Exhibition, October 18 – November 15. Complimentary Welcome Reception is this Saturday, October 18, 5-9 PM.
House of Lebanon Cultural Center
4800 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90010
This is the first time that I get the chance to preview a public art project in a fine art exhibition! People will get the chance to see the work in progress of this project and 2 finished mosaic panels before the installation on Rosemead Blvd. in the City of Temple City. I will have a room just for this project.
I would love to see you there. Please join us to celebrate this process. Sneak peek photos of the work in progress attached!
The Welcome Reception will include art exhibition, entertainment program, drinks food and more!