Artist Spotlight

Finding Art Santa Clarita | Inside the Gallery: Food Memories

Jeff “Six” Barber brought this delectably inspired gallery to The ARTree Studio 2, allowing viewers to ponder their own food memories as they explored the various pieces.

“Food Memories” began Friday, March 23 and ran until Sunday, March 25, with various special events happening to celebrate the gallery.

Watch above to see the pieces from “Food Memories” […]

2018-04-10T12:14:45+00:00 April 10th, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|

Finding Art Santa Clarita | Youth Arts Showcase: CAP Music, CalArts Advanced Ensemble

Watch the full performance of CAP Music, Cal Arts Advanced Ensemble from the Santa Clarita Youth Arts Showcase.

In celebration of Youth Art Month, the city of Santa Clarita held its third annual Youth Arts Showcase on March 24, 2018, at The Centre. The free event gave students in the Santa Clarita Valley an opportunity to showcase their […]

2018-04-09T13:26:10+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|

‘Shoreline Symmetry’ Art Exhibit at The MAIN to Showcase Geometric Nature-Inspired Digital Art

Starting Monday, April 16, 2018, the art gallery at The MAIN in Old Town Newhall will showcase “Shoreline Symmetry, an art exhibition showcasing fantastical, nature-inspired digital art printed on aluminum by artist Karen Hochman Brown. The exhibition will be on display through Friday, May 11, 2018. An art reception for “Shoreline Symmetry” will take place on Thursday, April 19, 2018,

With […]

2018-04-09T13:10:48+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|

Finding Art Santa Clarita | Youth Arts Showcase: Sulphur Springs Union School District Chorus and Honor Band

Watch the full performance of Sulphur Spring Union School District Chorus and Honor Band from the Santa Clarita Youth Arts Showcase.

In celebration of Youth Art Month, the city of Santa Clarita held its third annual Youth Arts Showcase on March 24, 2018, at The Centre. The free event gave students in the Santa Clarita Valley an opportunity […]

2018-04-09T12:42:12+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|

CalArts Artists Chosen Among Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowships

The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation announced 173 fellowships Thursday, which included several CalArts artists.

While the grant amounts are not disclosed, the foundation offers its fellowships to “further the development of scholars and artists by assisting them to engage in research in any field of knowledge and creation in any of the arts, under the […]

2018-04-09T12:37:29+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Announcements, Artist Spotlight, News|

Finding Art Santa Clarita | Youth Art Showcase: Arroyo Seco Junior High School Band and Choir

Watch the full performance of Arroyo Seco Junior High School Band and Choir from the Santa Clarita Youth Arts Showcase.

In celebration of Youth Art Month, the city of Santa Clarita held its third annual Youth Arts Showcase on March 24, 2018, at The Centre. The free event gave students in the Santa Clarita Valley an opportunity to […]

2018-04-09T12:34:41+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|

Filmmaker James Benning’s Works on View at Festivals, Museums in 2018

This has been a busy year so far for filmmaker and CalArts School of Film/Video faculty James Benning, whose work is featured in numerous festivals and exhibitions around the world.

In January, Benning traveled to New York City for “First Look 2018,” a film festival by the Museum of Moving Image. His films “Readers” (2017), “measuring […]

2018-03-26T11:00:08+00:00 March 26th, 2018|Announcements, Artist Spotlight|

COC: Larry Hurst “Paintings and Collages” Gallery Talk

Former COC Gallery Director Larry Hurst gave a talk at the COC Art Gallery on March 1, which was in conjunction with his exhibition “Paintings and Collages” that runs through the end of March 2018.

The one-person exhibition brings together works from three areas of Hurst’s aesthetic investigations: his precise and elegant geometric abstract paintings; his […]

2018-03-12T08:48:43+00:00 March 12th, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|

6 CalArtians Among Artists Selected for ‘Made in L.A. 2018’

UCLA’s Hammer Museum has announced the 32 artists including six CalArts alumni who will participate in “Made in L.A. 2018,” the fourth edition of the museum’s biennial exhibition, which will run June 3 to Sept. 2 at the Westwood museum.

The exhibition continues to highlight the practices of artists working throughout Los Angeles […]

2018-02-26T09:10:43+00:00 February 26th, 2018|Announcements, Artist Spotlight, News|

Oscar Buzz: Will 2018 Bring Oscar No. 11 to a CalArts Animator?

Two films directed by alumni of California Institute of the Arts’ legendary Character Animation program, “Coco” and “The Boss Baby,” are nominated for “Best Animated Feature” Academy Awards.

Disney PIXAR’s “Coco” is co-directed by first-time feature director and CalArts alumnus Adrian Molina and veteran director Lee Unkrich. “The Boss Baby,” from DreamWorks Animation, is helmed by […]

2018-02-21T08:51:23+00:00 February 21st, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|