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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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Newsletter March and April 2007

Graduate Fine Arts Newsletter March — April 2007

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

 

 

Faculty SCOTT GRIEGER had a solo show at Patricia Faure Gallery in Bergamot Station titled "Selected Works 1969-2007". The show was reviewed in the LA Times by Christopher Knight in March.

Faculty HOLLY TEMPO is part of the show "ECHOES: Women Inspired by Nature", an exhibition of 21 women artists whose work focuses on the natural environment at the Orange County Center for Contemporary Art (OCCCA) from April 5th through May 20th. The show is curated by Betty Ann Brown and Linda Vallejo.

Grad MICHELLE WEINER ('08) is part of the show "Herbert Ryman and his Legacy" at Forest Lawn Museum of Art in Glendale that opens May 4th and runs throughout the summer.

Alum ERIC MEDINE ('06) has a  solo show at Niche.LA Video Art that opened on April 12th and runs until May 12th.

Alum TAMI DEMAREE ('03) has a review by Jody Zellen from her show at Angstrom Gallery in the March/April issue of Art US.

DEMAREE and alum JOE SOLA ('99) are part of the show "Big Secret Cache" which opened April 14th at Angstrom Gallery in Culver City and runs until May 26th.

Grad PETER SMUTS ('08) had a show at Damien B Contemporary Art in Miami,FL titled "I Still Love My Box" in January.  SMUTS also showed his work titled  "The Human Pixel Project" at Art Miami in January.

The March 2007 issue of Artweek had the review 'Braveland at See Line Gallery' that included the work of alum CHRIS OATEY ('06).

Grad TUCKER NEEL ('07) wrote a review on Cindy Smith's show at the Ben Maltz Gallery that appeared in the latest issue of Artillery Magazine.

Alum ROB FAUCETTE ('05) broadcasted his show "Amy Radio" from Vienna, Austria on Tuesday March 27th. The show featured "The Bloody Mary Brothers".

Alum ANNIE BUCKLEY ('03) is part of the exhibition "Pillow Talk" a group exhibition curated by Mery Lynn McCorkle at?Ruth Bachofner Gallery, April 14 - May 26, 2007.

BUCKLEY also had these articles published in March and April: Opinion Editorial: Feminism and Art, Artweek, March 2007: Feature on WACK! Art and the Feminist Revolution, Artillery, April 2007

Handmade feature: Rubber Love on the art of Adriana Bertini, CRAFT, April 20.

Faculty ROY DOWELL and alum NIZAN SHAKED ('00) was part of a panel titled 'Contemporary Art and its Role in Education' for the Friends of Israel Museum in April.

Grads JOHN WESTON and MICHAEL BRUNSWICK are a part of the show "Fully Studded" at Salon Oblique that opened on March 31st.  The show is open by appointment until May 4th.

Faculty ANNETTA KAPON had a one person show titled 'Why Not?' at Camac Gallery in Marnay-sur-Seine in France in April and May. KAPON was also part of the group show 'Home' at Voorkamer Gallery in Lier, Belgium from March to May 2007.

Alum ZEAL HARRIS ('07)  was part of a group show at 626 Gallery titled 'Sisters In Spirit: The Power of Seven', curated by Synthia Saint James that took place in the month of March. HARRIS was also a featured artist in The Santa Monica Mirror, Volume 8, Issue 40, March 15 - 21, in a video interview by alum GISELE LUBSEN ('06).