Altered Horizons: Conversation with the Artists
May11

Altered Horizons: Conversation with the Artists

  With artists Qais Al-Sindy, Luis Alderete, Jennifer Bennett, Antonio Escalante, Lisa Hutton, Selena Marinello, and Cesar Vázquez, moderated by Museum Studies Professor, Alessandra Moctezuma. An exhibition that invites visitors to explore our changing urban landscape. From two-dimensional works to video and installation pieces, seven artists residing in the San Diego/Tijuana region explore contemporary space and offer a...

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Spring 2013 Student Art Show Reception and Art Sale
May02

Spring 2013 Student Art Show Reception and Art Sale

  Join us for this festive reception and art sale taking place in the Art Gallery – D101 and Gallery Courtyard GREAT OPPORTUNITY TO BUY GIFTS FRO MOTHER’s DAY. Bluegrass music by the Lemon Grove Trio. Flamenco dance presentation by Lilia Delgadillo. The students present an exciting and masterful collection of class projects in various media. The selected artworks reflect the array of talent found in our college. Outdoor...

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GIFT – Women as Givers: Installation and Performance
Mar14

GIFT – Women as Givers: Installation and Performance

A collaborative project by the Feminist Image Group Exhibit runs: March 14 – April 18, 2013 Opening Reception and Performance: Thursday, March 14, 5-7pm, Art Gallery Panel Discussion: Thursday, March 14, 7pm, room G101 Panelists: Doris Bittar, artist and owner Protea Gallery Amy Galpin, Ph.D, Associate Curator, Art of the Americas, San Diego Museum of Art Allison Wiese, Assistant Professor of Art, University of San Diego Allyson...

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Dynamic Gestures: An exhibit by Larry Caveney, Silfredo La O and Chris Warr
Feb07

Dynamic Gestures: An exhibit by Larry Caveney, Silfredo La O and Chris Warr

    These artist utilize gesture and the body/figure as reference in creating paintings and sculptures. There is a performative aspect to Silfredo La O’s work. Trained in Cuba as a dancer, his paintings were heavily influenced by movement. Now he is using poetry and incorporating words into his compositions. Larry Caveney works in video and painting. His quick expressive portraits of male heads or figures are imbued...

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Fall 2012 Student Art Exhibition and Lecture by Karen Atkinson, GYST Author
Nov29

Fall 2012 Student Art Exhibition and Lecture by Karen Atkinson, GYST Author

SPECIAL PRESENTATION by Karen Atkinson, GYST author, at 7 pm, G101. Learn how to get organized and get your work out there! GYST is a manual for artists. For more info go to: www.gyst-ink.com The students of San Diego Mesa College present an outstanding array of projects in various media. This exhibition includes close to a hundred artworks in drawing, design, digital media, printmaking, photography, painting, ceramics, fashion and...

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