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  • Rendering female models and celebrities on large-scale canvases and with quick, expressive brushstrokes, painter Katherine Bernhardt examines representations of beauty in mainstream media and fashion photography. She paints her subjects with severe, exaggerated features and emaciated limbs that sometimes morph into abstraction, recalling the works of Pablo Picasso. “Some people ask if I hate the models I paint,” she says. “I say no, I don't hate them.

  • UpCycle Day 2014!

    Sep 03| Special Event
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    Join us for the 3rd Annual UpCycle Day!

    Learn about the Resource Exchange

    Bring your excess supplies and materials to share and trade. 

    Stock up for the school year with Free supplies and materials. 

    Help divert our collective waste from ending up in landfills.

     

  • Forrest Gander

    Sep 03| Lectures
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    Otis Books/Seismicity Editions is pleased to publish Panic Cure: Poetry from Spain for the 21st Century, an anthology of poems from eleven contemporary Spanish poets, active from the 1960s through the present. Selected and translated by Forrest Gander, Panic Cure is notable for its impressive range of poetic voices.

  • Jan Brandt

    Sep 04| Lectures
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  • Joel Kyack

    Sep 09| Lectures
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    JOEL KYACK Lives and works in Los Angeles.

    ghebaly.com/artists/joel-kyack

  • A dynamic portrait of the life of computer prodigy Aaron Swartz who championed free speech and data sharing, this must-see documentary premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah and was the opening night film at the 2014 Hot Docs International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada. 

    We're excited the film’s director Brian Knappenberger will be our special guest speaker for the Q & A moderated by Movies that Matter series producers Judy Arthur and Perri Chasin after the screening. 

  • Koenraad Dedobbeleer lives and works in Brussels.

     

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Alumni Radar

Jun 30, 2014
Alumni News
visual touch therapyAlumnus Eric Medine (’06 MFA Fine Arts) created a new software platform called Visual Touch Therapy to make physical rehabilitation fun, gamifying repetitive exercises by marrying a Leap Motion controller, a PC and a simple meme-inspired video game. Players perform simple motions over the Leap controller that cause a dog character to run or fly [more]
Jun 27, 2014
Alumni News
AlecEganFine Arts Alumnus, Alec Egan (’13 MFA Fine Arts) has a solo exhibition, Luminous Opera at Western Project in Los Angeles, June 14 through July 19, 2014. Western Project is owned Fine Arts Alumna Erin Kermanikian (’00). Egan spent the last year on a new body of work that employs aggressive and visceral language, based [more]
Mar 4, 2014
Alumni News
Suzan Kim Frozen 2    Fine Arts alumna Sara Cembalisty (’02) and Digital Media alumna Suzan Kim (’05) work for Disney Animation in Burbank, California and both worked on the animated film, Frozen, which just won the Academy Award for “Best Animated Feature” on Sunday night! Sara, a look development artist, worked on character and environment work, including [more]
Feb 28, 2014
Alumni News
Kour PourFine Arts alumnus Kour Pour’s (’10) solo show at Untitled Gallery in New York was a huge success, selling out before the show even opened. He’s received a great amount of press for his beautiful paintings. For more information and images, visit nyuntitled.com/2014/01/13/kour-pour. Click the links below for a sampling of some of the press [more]
Feb 28, 2014
Alumni News
Judithe Afternoon TeaGraduate Fine Arts alumna and muralist/painter Judithe Hernandez has been commissioned as one of the artists for the LA Metro Expo line, making work for the grand terminus station. She was recently featured on KCET Departures’ Writing on the Wall feature about her work. http://www.kcet.org/socal/departures/columns/writing-on-the-wall/monthly-mural-wrap-a-dozen-tags-for-february-2014.html  
Feb 28, 2014
Alumni News
Mark Dean Veca KobeFine Arts alumnus Mark Dean Veca (’85) recently made a painting that commemorates Kobe’s All-Star MVP in 2011 and uses colors to form a reissued “Kobe 6” shoe. Above is a picture of Mark and Kobe (and Mark’s son) at an event held last month at the Staples Center to commemorate Kobe’s achievements and the [more]
Feb 28, 2014
Alumni News
Ashkahn CrunkUrban Outfitters featured Ashkahn Sharparnia (’06 Fine Arts) on their blog once again, in “A Quickie with Ashkahn,” in which they described him as “the LA-based illustrator who cuts the crap to relay poetic love sonnets that don’t make you want to direct your face in the direction of a sick bucket.” For a great [more]
Feb 28, 2014
Alumni News
Eduardo Sarabia MoctezumaFine Arts alumnus Eduardo Sarabia (’99) currently has a solo exhibition at the Arizona State University Art Museum. “‘Moctezuma’s Revenge,’ the first comprehensive solo exhibition of works by contemporary Mexican-American artist Eduardo Sarabia, [. . .] curated by Julio César Morales, will feature more than 40 works of art from both previous and new bodies [more]
Feb 28, 2014
Alumni News
LA heatEdith Beaucage (’10 MFA Fine Arts) and Gajin Fujita (’97 Fine Arts) are included in a show opening at the Chinese American Museum on March 13, LA Heat: Taste Changing Condiments is an art exhibition exploring the impact of Sriracha and Tapatio in Los Angeles. The exhibit will include a curated selection of artwork from [more]
Feb 19, 2014
Alumni News
Coleen Sterritt's "Ronde de Jambe" is included in the exhibition. (Coleen Sterritt/Another Year in LA)Graduate Fine Arts alumna Coleen Sterritt (’79) recently had a solo exhibition of sculpture and works of paper at Another Year in LA, Torque. She also got a great review by David Pagel of the Los Angeles Times. “The best works in “Torque,” Coleen Sterritt’s smart solo show at Another Year in LA look like [more]

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