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Art Department's News and Events

In The Sunshine

In the Sunshine of Neglect: Defining Photographs and Radical Experiments in Inland Southern California, 1950 to the Present is a simultaneous two-part exhibition at UCR ARTS: California Museum of Photography and the Riverside Art Museum. Sunshine of Neglect is curated by CMP Senior Curator Douglas McCulloh and includes Professor John Divola (pictured above) and UCR MFA graduates Hannah Karsen, Mark McKnight, Alia Malley and Ryan Perez. Sunshine of Neglect opens Saturday, January 19 from 6pm to 9pm and runs through April 28, 2019. For more about this exhibition and its accompanying programs please follow the link below.




Mark McKnight, Spilled Paint and Cigarettes, 2018


Alia Malley, Riverside 03, 2009


Ryan Perez, I.E. Barbarians (Maloof Ave.), 2015

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Charles Long

Professor Charles Long has 2 exhibitions up this month. Charles Long: Paradigm Lost at Tonya Bonakdar Gallery in New York opened January 5 and runs through February 9, 2019. Long’s latest project 4-HTP… For Healing the Traumas of Patriarchy (4-hydroxy-L-tryptophan and the cultivating community and ecology, in love and compassion!) opens Saturday, January 19 from 4pm to sunset at The Magic Hour in Twenty-Nine Palms, CA and runs through March 24, 2019. Please follow their links for more information.



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Monotasking opens Saturday June 23 from 5-7pm at Gallery Luisotti in Santa Monica, CA. Recent grads Hannah Karsen and Mark McKnight are featured in this 4-person exhibition thats run through August 4, 2018.

Hannah Karsen, 2, 2016. Archival pigment print. 19 x 21 inches


Mark McKnight, Swoosh (Variation 2), 2017. Archival pigment print. 24 x 30 inches

Exhibitions – Current

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John Divola

Catch Professor John Divola’s influential work from 1970s, Los Angeles International Airport Noise Abatement Zone (LAX NAZ), in Experience 35: GROUNDED at ESMoA in El Segundo. The two person exhibition curated by Colin Westerbeck pairs Divola with Zoe Crosher. The show opens on June 2 from 5 – 8pm and runs June 7 through September 22, 2018.


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