Benjamin Britton, Panic Americana, oil on canvas, 96 x 180"

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Alumni Highlights

Aug 4, 2016, 7pm Wu Tsang, MFA '10: Artists on Artists: Wu Tsang on Hito Steyerl, at MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles.

July 16-Aug 27, 2016 Devin Kenny, MFA '13 in group exhibition, Bone Structure, at AA|LA, Los Angeles.

June 25-Aug 13, 2016 Jane Hugentober, MFA '14: solo exhibition, in the beginning, in the garment-fold, at Harmony Murphy, Los Angeles.

June 25, 2016, 3pm Frank Stockton, MFA '15: Artist talk at Samuel Freeman, Los Angeles.

June 24, 2016, 6-10pm Gabie Strong, BA '93: Performance at Ms Barbers, Los Angeles.

June 23-July 29, 2016 Naotaka Hiro, BA '97; Sanya Kantarovsky, MFA '11; and Lucas Blalock, MFA '13 in group exhibition, A Modest Proposal at Hauser & Wirth, New York.

Jun 23, 2016, 6-9pm Taidgh O'Neill, BA '08 and Shoshi Kanokohata, MFA '14: Installation for Show + Tell Opening Night, Downtown Los Angeles.

June 19-Aug 27, 2016 Paul Mpagi Sepuya, MFA '16: solo exhibition, Some Recent Pictures (Chicago), at Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL.

June 18-Aug 21, 2016 Carolyn Castaño, MFA '01; Siobhan Hebron, BA '12; and Christine Dianne Guiyangco, BA '14 in Coming to The Table, an exhibition and series of programming organized by the Association of Hysteric Curators (AHC) at Angel's Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA.

June 18- William Kaminski, MFA '12: solo exhibition, Esper, at Phil Gallery, Los Angeles.

June 18, 2016, 8pm Rachel Mason, BA '01: Performance, Enter Das Ram, at ltd los angeles.

June 12-Aug 28, 2016 Gala Porras-Kim, BA '07; Rafa Esparza, BA '11; and Associate Professor, Silke Otto-Knapp, in group exhibition, Made in L.A., at the Hammer Museum.

June 10-July 2, 2016 Ivan Iannoli, MFA '11: solo exhibition at Bass & Reiner Gallery, San Francisco.

June 10-24, 2016 Devin Kenny, MFA '13 in group exhibition, Memory Room at Outpost Artists Resources, Ridgewood, NY.

June 9, 2016, 7pm Devin Kenny, MFA '13 and Dylan Mira, MFA '13 were featured in film screening, Open Window, at MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles.

June 5-Dec 18, 2016 Lia Halloran, BA '99: solo exhibition, Deep Sky Companion, at Cahill Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics at the California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA.

June 4, 2016-June 4, 2017 Shana Lutker, MFA '05 and Sarah Beadle, BA '09 in group exhibition, The Artist's Library at LAXART, Hollywood, CA.

June 4-July 16, 2016 Patricia Fernández, BA '02: Box (a proposition for ten years) at Commonwealth & Council, Los Angeles.

June 4-July 16, 2016 Carmen Argote, MFA '07, BA '04: solo exhibition, Alex's Room, at Commonwealth & Council, Los Angeles.

June 4-July 9, 2016 Kristin Calabrese, MFA '98: solo exhibition, Seeing Signs, at LA><ART, Hollywood, CA.

June 4-July 9, 2016 Joshua Aster, MFA '07: solo exhibition, So I Went To A Place, at LA><ART, Hollywood, CA.

May 29, 2016, 7pm David Korty, MFA '98: Blue Shelves book launch at Ooga Booga #2, Los Angeles.

May 28-July 2, 2016 John Divola, MFA '74; Uta Barth, MFA '85; Peter Holzhauer, MFA '07; Owen Kydd, MFA '12; Marten Elder, MFA '13; Heather Cleary, MFA '14; and Professor James Welling, in group exhibition, Refenestration, at Tif Sigfrids (BA '05), Los Angeles.

May 21-July 30, 2016 Carl Cheng, MFA '67, BA '64: solo exhibition: Nature Is Everything - Everything Is Nature, at Cherry and Martin, Los Angeles.

May 21-July 1, 2016 Frank J. Stockton, MFA '15: solo exhibition, True Believers, at Samuel Freeman, Los Angeles.

May 19, 7pm Math Bass, MFA '11: lecture at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles.

May 14-Sept 25, 2016 John Divola, MFA '74 and Owen Kydd, MFA '12 in group exhibition, About Time: Photography in a Moment of Change, at the newly transformed San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

May 13-June 18, 2016 Elliott Hundley, MFA '05: solo exhibition, There Is No More Firmament, at Regen Projects, Los Angeles.

May 13-14, 2016 Brennan Gerard, MFA '13 and Ryan Kelly, MFA '13: Modern Living, a new performance artwork in collaboration with L.A. Dance Project, at The Glass House, New Canaan, CT.

May 9, 7:30pm Jesse Aron Green, MFA '08: lecture on the exhibition, Robert Mapplethorpe: The Perfect Medium, at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art: "Where the Sun Don't Shine; or, on A**holes (permitting shame, error, and guilt, myself and the single source)"

May 7-June 25, 2016 Valerie Green, BA '06: solo exhibition, Left to My Own Devices, at Moskowitz Bayse, Los Angeles.

May 3-June 6, 2016 Current student Paul Mpagi Sepuya, MFA '16 in storefront: Public Fiction: The Poet and The Critic, and the missing (part two), at MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles.

May 3-June 5, 2016 Naotaka Hiro, BA '97: solo exhibition, Big Question, at Brennan & Griffin, Lower East Side, New York.

May 1, 2016 Ruby Neri, MFA '98: The Villa of Mysteries / The Real Art Hangers of Cheviot Hills by Paul Gellman at Los Angeles Museum of Art (LAMOA), Eagle Rock, Los Angeles.

April News Kerry Tribe, MFA '02; Joshua Callaghan, MFA '05; and Gala Porras-Kim, BA '07 were selected to participate in Los Angeles' first public art biennial, Current:LA Water, which will consist of temporary outdoor installations that will go up throughout the city this summer.

  Iris Hu, BA '13 was awarded a 2016 Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship.

  Wu Tsang, MFA '10 was awarded a 2016 fellowship from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.

  EJ Hill, MFA '13 was featured in Artsy: Up and Coming: EJ Hill Channels the Emotional Power of Endurance Art.

Apr 30-June 25, 2016 Ed Moses, MA '58, BA '55: retrospective exhibition, Moses@90, at William Turner Gallery, Santa Monica.

Apr 30-June 11, 2016 Mungo Thomson, MFA '00 in group exhibition, Default, at Honor Fraser, Los Angeles.

Apr 23-May 7, 2016 Dashiell Manley, MFA '11 in group exhibition, Marinade, curated by Timo Fahler, MFA '12 at BBQLA, Los Angeles.

Apr 16-May 29, 2016 Lily Simonson, MFA '08: solo exhibition, Midnight Sun, at CB1 Gallery, Los Angeles.

Apr 16-May 28, 2016 Carmen Argote, MFA '07: solo exhibition, Mansión Magnolia at Shulamit Nazarian, Los Angeles.

Apr 16-May 21, 2016 Sean Shim-Boyle, MFA '12: solo exhibition, Thief, at Various Small Fires, Los Angeles.

Apr 15-May 19, 2016 Olga Balema, MFA '09: solo exhibition, Early Man, at the Swiss Institute, New York.

Apr 9-Aug 12, 2016 Farrah Karapetian, MFA '08: art installation, Nothing Comes Between Me and Me Between Comes Nothing, at The Wende Museum, Culver City, CA.

Apr 9-June 4, 2016 Kristin Calabrese, MFA '98; Joshua Aster, MFA '07; and Visiting Faculty John Seal in group exhibition, Synaesthesia - A Painting Show, at Five Car Garage, Los Angeles.

Apr 9-May 21, 2016 Karl Haendel, MFA '03: Karl Haendel and Tony Lewis, collaborative exhibition at LA><ART, Hollywood, CA.

Apr 9-May 14, 2016 Anne Collier, MFA '01: solo exhibition at Anton Kern Gallery, New York.

Apr 9-May 7, 2016 Mimi Lauter, BA '05 in group exhibition, Paper in Practice, at Moran Bondaroff, Los Angeles.

Apr 8-10, 2016 Brennan Gerard, MFA '13 and Ryan Kelly, MFA '13: Performance installation, Reusable Parts/Endless Love, at the DO DISTURB festival at the Palais de Tokyo, Paris.

Apr 7-Dec 31, 2016 Trisha Donnelly, BA '96 in group exhibition, Less Than One, at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN.

Apr 2-May 28, 2016 Roland Reiss, MA '56; Martin Durazo, MFA '98; Lena Wolek, BA '12 in group exhibition, Doppelgänger, at the Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA.

Apr 2-May 14, 2016 Nathan Mabry, MFA '04: solo exhibition, gripgrabstacksqueeze, at Cherry and Martin, Los Angeles.

Apr 1-May 15, 2016 Chadwick Rantanen, MFA '10: solo exhibition, Five Bars of Deal, at Essex Street, New York.

March News Arleen Hendler, MA '62 will have a solo exhibition of new paintings at FIG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA in January 2017.

Mar 19-June 18, 2016 Jason Meadows, MFA '98; Brenna Youngblood, MFA '06; Math Bass, MFA '11 in group exhibition, A Shape That Stands Up at Art + Practice, Los Angeles.

Mar 12-July 17, 2016 Jonathan Pylypchuk, MFA '01; Ry Rocklen, BA '02; Analia Saban, MFA '05; Brenna Youngblood, MFA '06; Math Bass, MFA '11; and Visiting Faculty, Erika Vogt in group exhibition, Wasteland, curated by LAND (Los Angeles Nomadic Division)'s Director and Curator, Shamim M. Momin, at two parallel venues in Paris: the Mona Bismarck American Center and Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac.

Feb 27-Oct 9, 2016 Robert Heinecken, MA '60; John Divola, MFA '74; Mungo Thomson, MFA '00; Anne Collier, MFA '01; Lucas Blalock, MFA '13 in group exhibition, Ordinary Pictures, at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN.

December News Amir Fallah, MFA '05 was awarded a Joan Mitchell Foundation 2015 Painters & Sculptors Grant.

  Wendy Red Star, MFA '06 was awarded a Joan Mitchell Foundation 2015 Emerging Artist Grant. Shizu Saldamando, BA '00 was selected as a Grant Finalist.

Nov 7, 2015-Sept 30, 2016 Martin Kersels, MFA '95, BA '92: Tossing a Friend (Melinda) (1, 2, and 3) at the Armory Center for the Arts' Roadside Attraction, a 24/7 outdoor gallery in Northwest Pasadena.

Sept 17, 2015-July 29, 2016 Matt Johnson, MFA '03: Lautner Beams at the Pacific Design Center, West Hollywood, CA.

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