Events

The Art of Performance in Irvine: Simone Forti and Friends

Organized by Simon Leung and Deborah Oliver

 

Thursday, November 1, 2018

7:00 pm

Experimental Media Performance Lab (xMPL)

An evening of performance and short films celebrating the life and work of dancer/artist Simone Forti, who has had a deep impact on avant-garde art and performance for six decades, inspiring countless artists, musicians, and dancers. Members of the UCI Art*, Music, and English Departments will make contributions to the evening. The program will include works by Michael Thurin, Corey Fogel and Abigail Levine; short films of Simone Forti’s performances from the 1960s and 1970s; and will culminate with Forti’s performance of one of her signature works “News Animations,” followed by a discussion with Prof. Carol Burke (English) and Prof. Simon Leung (Art). 

We are pleased to announce, as part of this program, that Simone Forti will be
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Critical & Curatorial Studies MFA Thesis Exhibition

Curated by Corrie Siegel

Contemporary Arts Center Gallery

 

Critical & Curatorial Studies MFA Thesis Exhibition

Curated by Renee Reizman

Room Gallery

 

Critical & Curatorial Studies MFA 1st Year Exhibition

Curated by Aziz Sohail

University Art Gallery

 

January 19 - February 16, 2019

 

Opening Reception: Saturday, January 19, 2019, 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Free admission and open to the public.
Gallery Hours | Tuesday - Saturday | 12:00 – 6:00 p.m.

University Art Galleries
712 Arts Plaza | Irvine, CA 92697 | uag.arts.uci.edu
Gallery Hours | Tuesday - Saturday | 12–6 p.m.
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MFA 2nd Year Exhibition

February 23 - March 16, 2019

University Art Gallery & Room Gallery

Opening Reception: Saturday, Feburary 23, 2019, 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.

University Art Galleries
712 Arts Plaza | Irvine, CA 92697 | uag.arts.uci.edu
Gallery Hours | Tuesday - Saturday | 12–6 p.m.


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15th Annual Guest Juried Undergraduate Exhibition

 

April 4 - 20, 2019 

University Art Gallery, Room Gallery

Opening Reception: Thursday, April 4, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

 
Free admission and open to the public.
Gallery Hours | Tuesday - Saturday | 12:00 – 6:00 p.m.

University Art Galleries
712 Arts Plaza | Irvine, CA 92697 | uag.arts.uci.edu
Gallery Hours | Tuesday - Saturday | 12–6 p.m.


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MFA Thesis Exhibitions, Part I

 

April 27 – May 11, 2019

Contemporary Arts Center Gallery, University Art Gallery, Room Gallery

Opening Reception: Saturday, April 27, 2:00 – 5:00 p.m.

 

Free admission and open to the public.
Gallery Hours | Tuesday - Saturday | 12:00 – 6:00 p.m.

University Art Galleries
712 Arts Plaza | Irvine, CA 92697 | uag.arts.uci.edu
Gallery Hours | Tuesday - Saturday | 12–6 p.m.


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Student Exhibitions

Spring Quarter

 

June 6 – 14, 2019

Opening Receptions: Thursday, June 6, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

 

Undergraduate Honors Thesis Exhibition

University Art Gallery & Room Gallery

 

All exhibitions are free admission and open to the public.

 

Presented by the Department of Art at the

University Art Galleries
712 Arts Plaza | Irvine, CA 92697 | uag.arts.uci.edu
Gallery Hours | Tuesday - Saturday | 12–6 p.m.

 


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DigiFilm Festival

 

Thursday, June 6, 2019

8:30 p.m.

Arts Amphitheatre

The annual festival celebrating the best student work produced in the Digital Filmmaking program.

Free admission and open to the public.

UCI Art | Digital Filmmaking
1231 Art Culture Technology | Irvine, CA 92697 | digifilmuci.com
Contact:949.824.3514 or digifilm@uci.edu


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