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

April News Phyllis Green, MFA '81; Sharon Hayes, MFA '03; and Xavier Cha, MFA '04 were awarded fellowships from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.

Apr 19-May 31, 2014 Meleko Mokgosi, MFA '11: solo exhibition, Pax Kaffraria, at Honor Fraser, Los Angeles.

Apr 19-May 30, 2014 Christiane Lyons, MFA '04: solo exhibition, A Good Line: Can't Live Without You, at Anna Meliksetian/MJ Briggs, Los Angeles.

Apr 14-Jun 28, 2014 Patricia Fernandez, BA '02: solo exhibition, Points of Departure (between Spain and France), at 18th Street Arts Center, Santa Monica.

Apr 12-May 17, 2014 Elliott Hundley, MFA '05: solo exhibition at Regen Projects, Los Angeles.

Apr 10-19, 2014 Lena Wolek, BA '12 is the Artist in Residence at Mount Saint Mary's College. She has a solo exhibition of objects and works on paper at the José Drudis Biada Art Gallery, 12001 Chalon Rd., Los Angeles.

Apr 10, 2014 EJ Hill, MFA '13: Performance, Complicit and Tacit, at Honor Fraser, Los Angeles as part of the Have At It performance event.

Mar 29-Apr 25, 2014 Micol Hebron, MFA '00, BA '95: collaborative poster project exhibition, (en)Gendered (in)Equity: The Gallery Tally Poster Project at ForYourArt, 6020 Wilshire Blvd, including work by Annetta Kapon, MFA '92; Kristin Calabrese, MFA '98; Rebecca Niederlander, MFA '00; Dawn Kasper, MFA '03; Mira O'Brien, BA '04; Carmen Argote, MFA '07; Josh Aster, MFA '07; Gala Porras Kim, BA '07; Siobhan Hebron, BA '12; Jonathan Apgar, MFA '13.

Mar 22-May 30, 2014 Jan Wurm, BA '72 organized The Breakfast Group: Jive and Java at the Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA.

Mar 22-May 10, 2014 Farrah Karapetian, MFA '08 curated the group exhibition, Lay of the Land, at Von Lintel Gallery, Los Angeles, including work by Amir Zaki, MFA '99; Peter Holzhauer, MFA '07; Florian Maier-Aichen, MFA '07; Mateo Tannatt, MFA '08; and Professor Catherine Opie.

Mar 16-Apr 19, 2014 Math Bass, MFA '11: solo exhibition Lies Inside, at Overduin & Co., Los Angeles.

Mar 10-May 3, 2014 Wu Tsang, MFA '10: Moved by the Moon at Diverse Works, Houston, TX.

Mar 15-Apr 26, 2014 Valerie Green, BA '06: solo exhibition, Look Up at Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles.

Mar 15-Apr 26, 2014 Katrina Umber, MFA '10 curated Reds, a group exhibition at Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, including work by Jesse Robinson, BA '05 and Job Piston, MFA '10.

Mar 14-Apr 19, 2014 Brennan Gerard & Ryan Kelly, MFA '13: Timelining at The Kitchen, New York.

Mar 7-May 25, 2014 Jennifer Bornstein, MFA '96; Karl Haendel, MFA '03; Shana Lutker, MFA '05; Alexandro Segade (with My Barbarian), MFA '09; and Dashiell Manley, MFA '11 have work in the 2014 Whitney Biennial.

Mar 6-Apr 27, 2014 Matthias Merkel Hess, MFA '10: Water and Gasoline at Burnet Gallery at Le Méridien Chambers Minneapolis.

Mar 6-Apr 19, 2014 Tameka Norris, BA '10: solo exhibition, Too Good For You (Introducing Meka Jean), at Lombard Freid Gallery, London.

Mar 6-Apr 5, 2014 Jacqueline Cedar, BA '07: in 3-person exhibition, How The Light Gets In, at Brian Morris Gallery, New York.

Mar 1-Apr 12, 2014 John Kilduff, MFA '08: Very Good Plus (VG+) at Steven Wolf Fine Arts, San Francisco.

Mar 6-9, 2014 Aaron Garber-Maikovska, BA '06: video project in the Moving image fair, New York.

February News Kim Fisher, BA '96; Caitlin Lonegan, MFA '10; Wu Tsang, MFA '10; Marina Pinsky, MFA '12; Brennan Gerard & Ryan Kelly, MFA '13; and Devin Kenny, MFA '13 were among the 35 artists selected to participate in the Hammer Museum's biennial exhibition, Made in L.A. 2014, which features emerging and under-recognized artists. It will be on view June 15-September 7, 2014.

Feb 22-Mar 29, 2014 Masood Kamandy, MFA '12: solo exhibition, M.O.O.P. (Matter Out of Place), at Luis De Jesus Los Angeles.

Feb 21-Mar 29, 2014 Aaron Garber-Maikovska, BA '06: solo exhibition, Being One and then Sum, at Standard (Oslo), Norway.

Feb 14-Mar 29, 2014 Tameka Norris, BA '10: Almost Acquaintances at Ronchini Gallery, London.

Feb 4-15, 2014 Yoonkyung Lim, MFA '10: solo exhibition, Women's Work at 175 Gallery, Seoul, S. Korea.

Feb 1-June 21, 2014 Matthew Brandt, MFA '08; Farrah Karapetian, MFA '08; Professor James Welling; and Visiting Faculty Mario Ybarra in group exhibition, Trouble with the Index, at the California Museum of Photography at UC Riverside.

Feb 1-Mar 29, 2014 Farrah Karapetian, MFA '08 curated Unsparing Quality, a group exhibition at Diane Rosenstein Fine Art, Los Angeles, which includes work by Tim Hawkinson, MFA '89; Shana Lutker, MFA '05; Carmen Argote, MFA '07; Luke Gilford, BA '08; Alexandro Segade, MFA '10 (with My Barbarian); Max Rain, MFA '11; and Masood Kamandy, MFA '12.

February News Nick Aguayo, BA '07 was awarded a Rema Hort Mann Foundation 2014 LA Emerging Artist Grant.

Jan 31-May 4, 2014 Matthew Brandt, MFA '08; Owen Kydd, MFA '12; and Professor James Welling in group exhibition, What Is a Photograph? at the International Center of Photography, New York.

Jan 25-June 8, 2014 Noriko Furunishi, MFA '05 and Matthew Brandt, MFA '08 in group exhibition, beyond earth art: contemporary artists and the environment, at the Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art at Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.

Jan 25-Mar 1, 2014 Phyllis Green, MFA '81; Mitsuko Ikeno, MFA '09; Matthias Merkel Hess, MFA '10, current student Shoshi Kanokohata, MFA '14; and Visiting Faculty, Brad Miller, are in the group ceramics exhibition, In and Out of Tradition, at the Nan Rae Gallery at Woodbury University, Burbank, CA.

Jan 21-Apr 12, 2014 Matt Merkel Hess, MFA '10, and current student Kathleen Ryan, MFA '14 in group exhibition, Corporeal Impulse, at the Vincent Price Art Museum, East Los Angeles College, Monterey Park, CA.

January News Micol Hebron, MFA '00, BA '95 is featured on the cover of Artillery Magazine for her project on gender inequality in the art world.

Jan 11-Mar 9, 2014 Brenna Youngblood, MFA '06 and Lucas Blalock, MFA '13 in group exhibition, Outside the Lines: Rites of Spring, at the Contemporary Art Museum Houston.

Jan 11-Mar 1, 2014 Joshua Aster, MFA '07: Innerverse, and Spencer Lewis, MFA '08: Paint Object, at Edward Cella Art + Architecture, Los Angeles.

Jan 11-Feb 22, 2014 Annie Lapin, MFA '07: solo exhibition, Various Peep Shows, at Honor Fraser, Los Angeles.

Jan 11-Feb 15, 2014 Martin Durazo, MFA '98: Sub(versions) at Luis De Jesus Los Angeles.

Jan 10-Feb 15, 2014 Chadwick Rantanen, MFA '10: solo exhibition, Concerned, Interested and Wanting to Help, at Standard (Oslo), Norway.

Jan 9-Mar 15, 2014 Yoshua Okón, MFA '02: Salò Island, at the University Art Gallery, UC Irvine.

December News Carolyn Castaño, MFA '01 and Sean Shim-Boyle, MFA '12 were awarded Joan Mitchell Foundation 2013 Painters & Sculptors Grants.


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