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Susan Kadish sculpture

Building a Collection

AMOCA’s 15th Anniversary Exhibition Dates: October 5, 2018 – March 31, 2019 Opening Reception: October 6, 2-5pm                                                               AMOCA is celebrating its 15th anniversary. Building […]

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Lasting Impressions: Selections from the Scripps College Permanent Collection

Exhibition Dates: January 12 – April 7, 2019 Opening Reception: January 12, 6-9pm Curator: T Robert-Pacini During the mid-1950s, the ceramics department at Otis Art Institute (then Los Angeles County Art Institute) was a place of artistic vitality and innovative energy. At Otis, Peter Voulkos led a “revolution in clay” by questioning the tradition that […]

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The Artists of Mettlach

Exhibition Dates: Through July 2020 Image: Lucian Payen, Girl’s Portrait, Plaque, Etched, Gift of Colette & Robert Wilson Villeroy and Boch was founded in 1836 when a French ceramics company founded by Jean François Boch (1782-1858) merged with a German ceramics company started by Nicolas Villeroy (1759-1843). The merging of the two companies reduced competition […]

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John Toki: Fault Lines

October 6, 2018 – March 24, 2019 Opening Reception: Sunday, October 7th • 2-5pm Artist Presentation @ 3pm Describing the multifaceted life of John Toki often feels like a geological expedition. Grounded in his cultivated Bay Area upbringing, Toki’s parents placed a great importance on art and education. From that foundation, Toki became an artist, […]

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Matt Wedel Sculpture

The Incongruous Body

August 11, 2018 – February 17, 2019 Curator: Timothy John Berg Humor can be dissected as a frog can, but the thing dies in the process and the innards are discouraging to any but the pure scientific mind. -E.B. White Humor, as E.B. White suggests, is often an uncooperative topic to explore critically. Like our […]

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