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Panel addresses mining conditions in Peru

Panel addresses mining conditions in Peru
Hector Delgado, professor of sociology; Jay Jones, professor of biology and biochemistry; and Michael Robinson Chávez, Los Angeles Times photographer, discuss the effects of gold mining in Rinconada, Peru, during a panel discussion March 8 that also included, Professor of Spanish Gabriella Capraroiu and Professor of Political Science Gitty Amini. The panel, which took place in Morgan Auditorium, dicussed... 

Pomona draws crowds for Art Walk

Pomona draws crowds for Art Walk
David Cone helps artist Rachel Walker sell her drawings at the Pomona Art Walk on March 10. Cone was also selling skateboards with his own personal designs. The Pomona Art Walk starts at 3 p.m. on the second Saturday of each month and 6 p.m. on the last Saturday. The Art Walk serves as a place to admire local talent as well as a place for artists to sell their work. Various art galleries take part... 

MOCA remembers multi-talented artist Mike Kelley

Veronica Sepulveda Staff Writer The Museum of Contemp­orary Art in Los Angeles paid its respect and admiration to one of its most influential artists, Mike Kelley. On Feb. 18 MOCA opened its newest exhibit “A Tribute to Mike Kelley,” after his death on Feb 1. Kelley was an artist, critic, curator, art historian and wrote for art and music journals as well. He was also a teacher at the Art Center... 

California gets old-fashioned look

California gets old-fashioned look
Artist Tom Oliver discusses the subjects in his paintings with gallery visitor Nancy Curtis. Oliver, a graduate of Cal Poly Pomona, hosted his first exhibition at the Arts Colony in Pomona. The historic Walker House, located in San Dimas, was completed in 1887 and is home to the San Dimas Historical Society and the San Dimas Festival of Arts. / photo by Christian Uriate Mariela Patron Staff Writer People... 

Exhibit rekindles clay’s beginning

Exhibit rekindles clay's beginning
The work of John Mason, Ken Price and Peter Voulkos is currently showcased at the Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery at Scripps College. Price’s piece “S.L.Green” was made in 1963 from clay and paint. The exhibition runs through April 8 and is free to the public. / photo by Candice Salazar Annunciata Williams Staff Writer Walking into the white room at the Williamson Gallery at Scripps College,... 

Kayono discusses manga in a new way

Ingrid Rodriguez Staff Writer Manga artist Kayono discussed her influence and showed some pages for her series, “Shojo Girls Comics in Action.” On Feb. 15 at Pomona College, about 60 people went to learn more about manga, a Japanese genre of cartoons, comic books and animated films. “Manga is basically media on paper,” Kayono said. Since her mother was a freelance manga artist, Kayono was exposed... 

Trotter’s abstract paintings engage mind’s eye

Trotter's abstract paintings engage mind's eye
The Historic Gas Company Lofts in Los Angeles hosted a reception for Ruth Trotter, professor of art, Saturday. Trotter’s exhibit, titled “Informal,” will be shown until Feb. 24. The work behind Ruth Trotter, left, and her friend Peggy Zask, right, is titled “Carcassonne.” / photo by Brittney Slater-Shew Brian Velez Staff Writer  A selection of paintings by University of La Verne art professor... 

Photographs shine light on bleak living

Photographs shine light on bleak living
Michael Robinson-Chávez’s photographs revolve around Rinconada, a gold mining town that he compares to a lawless town with no political representation or consequences. The rock in the gallery was brought in by photography students to relate to the burden and size of the rocks the workers carry. / photo by Warren Bessant Danielle Navarro Staff Writer Los Angeles Times photographer Michael Robinson-Chávez... 

Rodin captures the human spirit

Rodin captures the human spirit
Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs Al Clark guides honors colloquium students Ariel Cole, Persephonie Romero, Emily Martin, Steve Reyes, Andra North, and Lisa Keyan through the Auguste Rodin “Mirror of the Soul” exhibit in the Harris Gallery. Each student was advised to pick his or her favorite sculpture and explain what interested them about it. The gallery is open from 11 a.m. to 4... 

Winer revisits ’70s conceptual, post-minimal art

Grace Casale Staff Writer “Helene Winer at Pomona,” the second installation of the year-long “It Happened in Pomona” exhibit focuses on Winer’s cutting edge curatorial programs that she presented as gallery director and curator at the Pomona College Museum of Art from the fall of 1970 through the spring of 1972. “The exhibition helps [students] recognize the amazing vision Winer had.... 
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