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UCI MFA Thesis Exhibition Part II

MFA Thesis Exhibition, Part II
May 8 – May 16, 2014 / Reception 2-5pm Saturday May 10 / Soft Opening 6-9pm Thursday May 8

The Department of Art at the University of California, Irvine is pleased to present the thesis exhibitions by the 2014 Master of Fine Art candidates.  This represents the culmination of three years of rigorous formal and


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UCI MFA THESIS EXHIBITION PART I

UCI MFA Thesis Exhibition Part I
Featuring works by Shaun Black, Sean Cassidy, Daniel Ingroff, and Stacy Kranitz
Soft Opening: Thursday, April 24, 2014 | 6 PM - 9 PM
Opening Reception: Saturday, April 26, 2014 | 2 PM - 5 PM
Exhbition Dates: April 24 - May 2, 2014
The Department of Art at the University of California, Irvine is pleased
to present the thesis exhibitions by the 2014 Master of Fine Art
candidates. This represents the culmination of three years of rigorous
formal and theoretical study. The twelve candidates will present new work
in the areas of photography, painting, sculpture, performance, video and
installation.

In the Room Gallery Stacy Kranitz presents As it was Give(n) to Me, an
archive of collected images text, drawings and objects that traces
colonial exploration and extraction in central Appalachia. These documents
reflect on our relationship to representations of reality

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DANIEL JOSEPH MARTINEZ RECEIVES THE ALPERT AWARD IN THE ARTS

Daniel Joseph Martinez receivies the Alpert Award in Visual Arts.

The Alpert Award in the Arts is an unrestricted prize of $75,000 given annually to give risk-taking mid-career artists working in the fields of dance, film/video, music, theatre and the visual arts.

Image: Daniel Joseph Martinez in his Los Angeles studio, February 2014.  Photo by Ashley Walker.


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GRADUATE ALUMNUS KEN GONZALES-DAY, GROUP EXHIBITION AT FROST ART MUSEUM

Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art
Group Exhibition, includes the work of Ken Gonzales-Day (MFA 1995)
Frost Art Museum
Exhibition Dates: April 2, 2014 - June 22, 2014

Featured in WUM, an online journal for the arts.

Image: Ken Gonzales-Day, The Wonder Gaze (St. James Park), 2006-2013, (From the Erased Lynching series), editions of 5, Image Courtesy of the artist and Luis De Jesus Los Angeles.


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GRADUATE ALUMNUS DAVID KELLY, WITH PATTY CHANG, SHOW AT MUSEUM OF MODERN ART

Flotsam Jetsam
Patty Chang and David Kelly (MFA 2008)
Museum of Modern Art
New York City

Exhibition Dates: March 15 - August 15, 2014

Image: Patty Chang and David Kelley. Captain. 2007. Pigmented inkjet print, 40 × 50" (101.6 × 127 cm). © Patty Chang and David Kelley


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MONICA MAJOLI, SOLO EXHIBITION AT AIR DE PARIS

Monica Majoli
Solo Exhibition
Air De Paris
Paris, France

Exhibition Dates: March 21 - May 10, 2014

Image: Untitled (Pam 1), Huile sur bois, 31,75 x 45,08 cm, 2014


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KEVIN APPEL, SOLO EXHIBITION AT AMERINGER | MCENERY | YOHE

Kevin Appel
Solo exhibition
Ameringer | McEnery | Yohe
New York City
Exhibition Dates: March 13 - April 19, 2014

Image:


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GRADUATE ALUMNA DEANNA ERDMANN (BA 2002) IN GROUP EXHIBITION AT SAMUEL FREEMAN GALLERY

Apollo TBD
A group exhibition
Samuel Freeman Gallery
Opening Reception: Saturday, April 5, 2014 | 6 - 9 PM
Exhibition Dates: April 5 - May 10, 2014


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GRADUATE STUDENT STACY KRANITZ, NEW ESSAY PUBLISHED IN OXFORD AMERICAN

The Fantasy of Objectivity
From "Portraying Appalachia," an Oxford American symposium
Published in Oxford American
By Stacy Kranitz

Image: Photography of Stacy Kranitz by Benjy Russell.


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Lowery Stokes Sims

whole lotta misbehavin' goin' on: a few recent images that drive me crazy
A lecture by Distinguished Professor Lowery Stokes Sims
Thursday, February 27, 2014 | noon
Contemporary Arts Center Colloquium Room (CAC 3201)

Lowery Stokes Sims is a Distinguished Professor in the Department of Art at UC Irvine.  She is also Acting Chief Curator at the Museum of Arts and Design where she has been on staff since 2007.  In 2000 she left the employ of The Metropolitan Museum of Art where she had been an educator and curator to be director and eventual president of the Studio Museum in Harlem.  A specialist in modern and contemporary art she is known for her particular expertise in the work of African, Latino, Native and Asian American artists.  She has published extensively and her research on the work of the Afro-Cuban Chinese Surrealist artist Wifredo Lam was published by the University of Texas Press in 2002.  Sims has lectured nationally and internationally


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