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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My Louisiana Love Special San Diego Screening with Monique Verdin
Nov08

My Louisiana Love Special San Diego Screening with Monique Verdin

SPECIAL SCREENING with Monique Verdin Thursday, November 8, 2:30 – 4:00 pm LRC 435 My Louisiana Love Directed, co-produced, co-written by Sharon Linezo Hong Co-produced, co-written by Monique Verdin Film is about 60 minutes, will be followed by a Q&A Sandy has just hit the East Coast, this young woman responded to the effects of natural disaster by bringing attention to how it devastated her life and community. My Louisiana Love...

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Favianna Rodriguez lecture as part of agitPOP: Protest becomes Graphic
Nov05

Favianna Rodriguez lecture as part of agitPOP: Protest becomes Graphic

  A presentation by artists Favianna Rodriguez Monday, November 5, 9:30 – 11 am, H117-118 She is one of the artists whose work is featured in the San Diego Mesa College Art Gallery, agitPOP: Protest becomes Graphic. Favianna Rodriguez is a celebrated printmaker and digital artist based in Oakland, California. Her vivid images reflect issues related to migration, the global community and civil rights. Rodriguez has exhibited her...

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Seven Deadly Sins Reception and Curator Presentation
Sep06

Seven Deadly Sins Reception and Curator Presentation

  This exhibition features seven artists interpreting the Seven Deadly Sins. San Diego artists Marianela de la Hoz and Alexa Markarian are joined by Phillys Davidson, Gene Flores, Doug Sutherland, Henning von Berg and Peter Zokosky Curated by art history professor Beate Bermann-Enn. Working in a variety of media these artists create allegories that represent the Seven Deadly Sins, either contextualizing them for the 21st Century...

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