Events for March 2018
Monday, January 29, 2018
Lyceum - Snag: Impermanence on the Vast Alberta Prairie
Wes Bell photographed a common sight for long-distance drivers: shreds of wind-blown plastic bags caught on boundary and right-of-way fencing along highways. His inspiration
emerged as he drove home after visiting his mother, who had been diagnosed with a terminal illness.
The Irene Carlson Gallery of Photography is open and attended from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm every weekday except holidays. It is always available by appointment in the evenings and on weekends by contacting the Photography Department Chair, Gary S. Colby at 909-448-4070 or the Photography Department Manager, Kevin Bowman at 909-448-4457.
Thursday, February 1, 2018
Lyceum - The Expulsion: Etchi Werner-Nyiri
Etchi Werner-Nyiri’s wall installation, The Expulsion references a long tradition in art history of depicting Adam and Eve’s forced exile from the Garden of Eden. That moment of God’s chosen first couple marks the first sin of humankind. Werner-Nyiri uses the ovaries in this piece to illustrate a garden of lost fertility.
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Lyceum - Biomythography: Our Sputnik Moment
Artist and curators Chris Christion and Jessica Wimbley display projects contextualizing the visual arts within a “biomythography,” a literary term for a style of composition that weaves myth, history, and biography in epic narrative.
Sunday, March 11, 2018
Lyceum - Michael Ryan
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Music inspired by the passionate flair of the Spanish guitar, featuring nuevo flamenco music, dance and songs. Michael Ryan is an Instructor of Music at the University of La Verne, teaching songwriting and guitar.