Exhibitions

Current and Upcoming Exhibitions

Detail of a DY Cameron etching

D.Y. Cameron, Ben Ledi (detail), 1911, etching and drypoint

D.Y. Cameron: Mystic Beauty and Sacred Space

28 September – 7 December 2018

Hoehn Family Galleries, Founders Hall

This exhibition represents the first time that the career of the legendary Scottish artist, Sir. David Young Cameron (1865-1945), has been surveyed in depth in California.

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Portrait of Jane Blackmen by Matika Wilbur

Jane Blackmen, Pala Band of Mission Indians © Matika Wilbur 2018

Matika Wilbur: Project 562

9 November 2018 – 3 May 2019

David W. May American Indian Gallery, Serra Hall

Matika Wilbur has been photographing contemporary Native Americans as part of an epic documentary undertaking that she has named Project 562. The May Gallery presentation includes more than a dozen of Wilbur’s recent works from this project, concentrating on portraits she has been making of individuals in the Southwest.

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Film still of ocean in Iceland from Joan Perlman's video Break

Joan Perlman, video still from Break, 2016, HD digital video with sound, 4:37, 16:9 ratio

Screenings 2: Joan Perlman

5 September – 18 October 2018

Humanities Center Gallery, Serra Hall

Perlman’s beautifully composed, quietly absorbing video works will be shown in succession in the Humanities Center Gallery, the second installment in the new series of multi-media displays entitled Screenings.

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Vintage photograph of Dorothy Day handing out copies of The Catholic Worker

Dorothy Day (detail), c. 1955, © 2018 Vivian Cherry

Love is the Measure: Photos of Dorothy Day by Vivian Cherry

12 October – 14 December 2018

Fine Art Galleries, KIPJ

Vivian Cherry, a street photographer known for her interest in social issues, chronicled Day’s work starting in 1955. Almost 50 of Cherry’s images from these extended photo-essays are brought together in this exhibition.

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