Ruth Snyder ('58 Fine Arts) Exhibition: 30th Venice Art Walk, May 17, Venice, CA. Venice Art Walk
Robert Glover ('60 MFA Fine Arts) Exhibition: "Featured Artist Series," Silica Studios, Palm Springs, CA., March 6, 5-9 pm includes demonstrations at 6:30, March 7 & 8, 10 am - 4 pm. www.silicastudios.com
Larry Le Brane
Larry Le Brane ('60 Fine Arts)
Exhibition: "The Perfect Fit: Shoes Tell Stories,” Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA. Traveling exhibit June 2009-January 2010 www.fullercraft.org
Cecily Willis ('68 MFA Fine Arts) Exhibition: "24th Annual All Media Exhibition", Lancaster Art Museum, Lancaster, CA, February 6 - March 22. www.lmapa.org/index.html
Helaine Miller Hart
Helaine Miller Hart ('70 MFA Fine Arts) Exhibition: "Featuring Artwork from the Faculty of NAU", NAU Art Museum, Flagstaff, AZ, February 10 - March 28. NAU Art Museum
Susan Moss , Black Forest VIII, 87 1/2 " x 61"
Susan Moss ('71 Fine Arts) Exhibition: Gallery Arnaud, Beverly Hills, CA, through February. www.galleryarnaud.com Publications: Survive Cancer, March release. Black Forest series in a ten volume Posen Library of Jewish Culture and Civilization, Yale University Press to publish in 2010,
Leslie Labowitz-Starus ('72 MFA Fine Arts) Exhibition: "The Performing Archive,” Akademie fur Bildene Kunst, Berlin, Germany, collaborative multi-media installation with Suzanne Lacy, Otis Chair and Faculty member. Leslie is a Board member at the 18th Street Art Center and runs her own food company Foodology. www.foodology.com
Judithe Hernandez ('74 MFA Fine Arts) Exhibitions: "Miradas," National Museum of Mexican Art, "Miradas," Chicago, Il, January 23 - August 30. Artslant "12th International Open,"Woman Made Gallery, Chicaco, IL, March 6 - April 16. www.womanmade.org "32nd Bradley International Print and Drawing Exhibition,: Heuser Art Center Gallery, Bradley University, Peoria, IL, March 6 - A[pril 7. Honorable Mention. art.bradley.edu/bradley-internationalwww.jhnartestudio.com
Bertil Petersson ('74 Fine Arts) Exhibition: "artHAUS 2009", Dogtown Station, Venice, CA, January 24 - February 24. www.arthaus.us/4.html
Eloy Torrez ('77 MFA Fine Arts) Exhibition: "Self-Portraits in the Age of MyFaceSpaceBook," i-5 Gallery, L.A., CA, January 3 - February 28. Also includes Nena Amsler ('92 Fine Arts). www.breweryartwalk.com Award: C.O.L.A. Grant 2009, awarded by the City of Los Angeles for mid-career L.A. artists.
Kent Twitchell ('77 MFA Fine Arts) Mural Installation: "Thriller: The King of Pop Meets the King of Cool (Exploring the Lost Works of Kent Twitchell)," Look Gallery, L.A. Mart, Reception April 2, 6-9 pm. Through April 27. www.lookartists.net
Kerry James Marshall
Kerry James Marshall
Kerry James Marshall ('78 Fine Arts)
Exhibition: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art commissioned murals on display through May 2010 in the Haas Atrium, San Francisco, CA. Press: LA Timeswww.sfmoma.org Lecture: April 30, 7 pmVideo featuring Kerry Marshall plays daily February 26 - March 13
Bonita Helmer ('79 MFA Fine Arts) Solo Exhibition: "Without Beginning - Without End,” Dortort Center for Creativity in the Arts, UCLA, L.A., CA, January 7 - March 20. Panel Discussion: Bonita Helmer and Rabbi Stephen Robbins, March 3, 7:30-9:30 pm on references to Jewish mysticism and Kabbalah in her paintings. www.uclahillel.org
Ulysses Jenkins ('79 MFA Fine Arts) Performance: Quiet as Kept: Change, written and directed by Ulysses Jenkins, California African American Museum, L.A., February 27, 7-10 pm. www.caamuseum.org
Bruce Yonemoto ('79 MFA Fine Arts) Exhibition: "Mediated," UCR/California Museum of Photography, Riverside, CA, through April 4. www.cmp.ucr.edu
Gayle Gale ('81 MFA Fine Arts) Director: Kids For Peace, a collaborative mural arts program and special project of the Dalai Lama Foundation. Winner of the 2001 Fete d’Excellence Gold Medallion of Excellence. www.kidsforpeace.com www.dalailamafoundation.org/kfp
Jeffrey Vallance ('81 MFA Fine Arts) Exhibitions: "Grand Central Art Center Celebrates 10 Years,” California State University Fullerton Grand Central Art Center, Santa Ana, CA, February 7 - April 11. Reception: March 7, 7-10 pm. Also includes Sandow Birk ('89 Fine Arts) and Camille Rose Garcia ('92 Fine Arts). www.grandcentralartcenter.com
"Nine Lives," Hammer Museum, L.A., March 8 - May 31. Hammer Museum
Susan Wesley ASID, CID ('83 Environmental Design / Architecture, Landscape, Interiors) Owner of interior design firm Wesley Design Inc., wesleydesigninc.com servicing L.A. and Orange county areas, for high end residential, retail store and commercial design. Susan is a member of the ASID and a certified interior designer in the state of California. She also has a jewlery line "Susan Wesley Design" with website under construction.
Kio Griffith ('86 Communication Arts) Installation: "Switch," Cafe Balcony, L.A., CA, through February. Also includes Mika Soma ('07 Fine Arts) in a trio called KUSHAMI. www.cafebalcony.com/art/index.htm (location closing end of February, to reopen in Santa Monica).