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

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Alumni Highlights

Apr 11, 2017 Current graduate student Mitsuko Brooks, MFA '17 will give an Oxbow Alumni Visiting Artist Lecture, Napa, CA.

Mar 29-Apr 27, 2017 John Divola, MFA '74, Christina Fernandez, BA '89, and Professor Catherine Opie in group exhibition, Golden State: Curated by Drew Sawyer, at Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York.

Mar 28-May 20, 2017 Charles Karubian, MFA '97; JP Munro, BA '97; Steve Canaday, MFA '01; Raffi Kalenderian, BA '04; Juka Araikawa, BA '06; Jasmine Little, BA '07; Dashiell Manley, MFA '11; Becky Kolsrud, MFA '12; Ray Barsante, BA '16; current MFA students Alex Anderson, Nasim Hantehzadeh, Anabel Juarez; and Professor Roger Herman in group exhibition, Hotel Kalifornia, at Lefebvre & Fils, Paris, France.

Mar 18-Apr 29, 2017 Neha Choksi, BA '97: solo exhibition, Liberty Matter, at Commonwealth and Council, Los Angeles.

Mar 18-26, 2017 Jimena Sarno, BA '11 in group exhibition, Making Plans, at Human Resources, Los Angeles.

Mar 18-Apr 29, 2017 EJ Hill, MFA '13: solo exhibition, The Necessary Reconditioning of the Highly Deserving, at Commonwealth and Council, Los Angeles.

Mar 18-Apr 22, 2017 Patricio Morales, BA '13: in 2-person exhibition: Bangs and Boyfriend at Visitor Welcome Center, Los Angeles.

Mar 17-June 11, 2017 John Divola, MFA '74 and Rafa Esparza, BA '11 in the Whitney Biennial 2017.

Mar 17-Apr 22, 2017 Sanya Kantarovsky, MFA '11 organized the group exhibition, Sputterances at Metro Pictures, New York.

Mar 12-Apr 16, 2017 Chadwick Rantanen, MFA '10: solo exhibition, Alarmer, at Team (bungalow), Venice, CA.

Mar 11-Apr 22, 2017 Uta Barth, MFA '85: solo exhibition at 1301PE, Los Angeles.

Mar 11-Apr 15, 2017 Becky Kolsrud, MFA '12: solo exhibition, Heads and Gates, at Tif Sigfrids, Los Angeles.

Mar 8-Apr 23, 2017 Sharon Hayes, MFA '03; Michelle Dizon, MFA '08; and Dylan Mira, MFA '13 in I can call this progress to halt, at Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE).

Mar 3-Apr 14, 2017 Tim Hawkinson, MFA '89: solo exhibition as Artist in Residence, Recent Work, at Pasadena City College's Boone Family Art Gallery. He will be in residence March 20-24, with a lecture on March 20 at 7pm.

February News Meleko Mokgosi, MFA '11 was awarded the 2017 Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise from the Vilcek Foundation.

  Dawn Kasper, MFA '03 will participate in the 2017 Venice Biennale, Viva Arte Viva, May 13-Nov 26, 2017.

  Gala Porras-Kim, BA '07; Laeh Glenn, MFA '12; Nikita Gale, MFA '16; and Paul Sepuya, MFA '16 were awarded 2017 Los Angeles Emerging Artist Grants from the Rema Hort Mann Foundation.

  Jocelyn "Josie" Trinidad, BA '98 was featured in Daily Bruin article, Oscars 2017: Unwinding reels of memory to storyboard scenes in 'Zootopia.'

Feb 25-Apr 1, 2017 Jennifer Dalton, BA '90: solo exhibition, Participation Trophy, at Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles.

Feb 25-Mar 25, 2017 Amir Zaki, MFA '99: solo exhibition, Formal Matter, at ACME., Los Angeles.

Feb 23-Apr 15, 2017 Brenna Youngblood, MFA '06: solo exhibition, Affection, at Tilton Gallery, New York.

Feb 23-Apr 8, 2017 Dashiell Manley, MFA '11: solo exhibition, E, at Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco.

Feb 21-Apr 14, 2017 Doug Harvey, MFA '94 in three-person exhibition, Tactile: Function Re-envisioned in Gallery V at Pasadena City College.

Feb 18-Mar 25, 2017 Masood Kamandy, MFA '12: solo exhibition, The Effect of Lightning on a Rainbow, at Luis de Jesus Los Angeles.

Feb 11-Apr 1, 2017 Nathan Mabry, MFA '04: solo exhibition, Under the Sun, at Praz-Delavallade, Paris.

Feb 11-Apr 1, 2017 Ed Moses, MA '58; Tony Berlant, MFA '64; Vija Celmins, MFA '65; and former faculty William Brice; Robert Heinecken, MFA '60; Charles Garabedian, MFA '61; and Don Suggs, MFA '72 in group exhibition, Charles Garabedian and his Contemporaries at LA Louver, Venice, CA.

Feb 6-28, 2017 George Barker, BA '10: in group exhibition, Ideas Materializing into the Unfamiliar, at Marlborough School, Seaver Gallery, Los Angeles.

January News Gala Porras-Kim, BA '07 received a 2017 Artist in Residence Project Space Award from Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA.

  Phil Davis, BA '12 was featured in the Daily Bruin article: Q&A: Art alumnus talks exhibition inspired by MTV's 'Scream.'.

Jan 29-Apr 2, 2017 Naotaka Hiro, BA '97 and Gala Porras-Kim, BA '07 in group exhibition, Between Words and Silence: The Work of Translation, at the Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA.

Jan 29-Mar 18, 2017 Ry Rocklen, BA '02; Nathan Mabry, MFA '04; Analia Saban, MFA '05; Matthew Brandt, MFA '08; EJ Hill, MFA '13 in group exhibition, I Love L.A., at Praz-Delavallade, Los Angeles.

Jan 29-Mar 5, 2017 Lisa Sitko, BA '08: solo exhibition, ill2, at Hakuna Matata, Los Angeles.

Jan 28-Mar 4, 2017 Mimi Lauter, BA '05: solo exhibition, Interiors, at Tif Sigfrids, Los Angeles.

Jan 28-July 8, 2017 Brenna Youngblood, MFA '06 in The Future is Abstract at the Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts+Culture, Charlotte, NC.

Jan 27-Mar 4, 2017 Phil Davis, BA '12: solo exhibition, MTV2, at Night Gallery, Los Angeles.

Jan 25-Mar 4, 2017 Olga Balema, MFA '09: solo exhibition, On the Brink of My Sexy Apocalypse at Hannah Hoffman, Los Angeles.

Jan 21-Feb 25, 2017 Kathleen Ryan, MFA '14: solo exhibition, Weightless Again, at Ghebaly Gallery, Los Angeles.

Jan 19-Feb 13, 2017 Nathan Danilowicz, MFA '07: solo inaugural exhibition, Millions of Years in Minutes Disappear, at Linda's Los Angeles, Jefferson Park.

December News EJ Hill, MFA '13 was awarded the 2016 William H. Johnson Prize.

  Samira Yamin, BA '06 was awarded a Joan Mitchell Foundation 2016 Painters & Sculptors Grant.

  Gala Porras-Kim, BA '07 was awarded the Joan Mitchell Foundation 2016 Emerging Artist Grant.

  Trisha Donnelly, BA '96 was named the winner of Germany's prestigious Wolfgang Hahn Prize 2017 from the Gesellschaft für Moderne Kunst, Cologne.

  Patricia Fernández, BA '02; Leyla Cardenas, MFA '04; Renée Lotenero, MFA '04; Carmen Argote, MFA '07; Visiting Faculty Olga Koumoundouros were selected to participate in the 2017 California-Pacific Triennial at the Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA, May 6-September 3, 2017.

Dec 12, 2016-June 25, 2017 Matthew Brandt, MFA '08 in group exhibition, The Poetics of Place: Contemporary Photographs from The Met Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Fifth Avenue, New York.

Nov 20, 2016-May 21, 2017 Paul Sietsema, MFA '99 in group exhibition, Question the Wall Itself at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN.

Nov 5, 2016-July 23, 2017 Karl Haendel, MFA '03 in group exhibition, Unsere Amerikaner, at Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany.

Oct 30, 2016-April 2, 2017 Uta Barth, MFA '85; Analia Saban, MFA '05; Brenna Youngblood, MFA '06; Professor Emeritus James Welling; and Visiting Faculty Mario Ybarra in group exhibition, L.A. Exuberance: New Gifts by Artists, at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

Oct 29, 2016-Apr 30, 2017 Nick Aguayo, BA '07 in 3-person exhibition, Be With Me, a Small Exhibition of Large Paintings, at the New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe, NM.

Oct 12, 2016-Apr 24, 2017 Dashiell Manley, MFA '11: solo exhibition, New to the Cantor: Dashiell Manley, at Cantor Arts Center, Stanford University, Stanford, CA.

Oct 2, 2016-Sept 30, 2017 Carmen Argote, MFA '07: Two-part solo exhibition of installation and sculpture, Workbook/Notebook, at the Armory Center for the Arts' La Casita, Pasadena.

Sept 24, 2016-Mar 18, 2017 Analia Saban, MFA '05: solo exhibition at Blaffer Art Museum, University of Houston, TX.

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


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