New Threads: Perspectives in Contemporary Fiber Art
January 27 - March 17, 2018
Opening Reception: Saturday, January 27, 2 - 5 pm
This contemporary textile show will include more than 15 regional, national and international artists. The show is organized around three themes: technology as mediating force; the body and sexuality; and the re-contextualization of traditional forms. New Threads is co-curated by Sam Lee and Karen Rapp.
Miyoshi Barosh, Chili Philly, Ben Cuevas, Lindsay Degen, Jasmine Delgado, Delicious Taste (Grant Levy-Doolittle + Bruce Yonemoto), James Gobel, Lorenzo Hurtado Segovia, Aubrey Longley-Cook, Mara Lonner, Diane Meyer, Jordan Nassar, Mark Newport, Robb Putnam, Erin M. Riley, Consuelo Jimenez Underwood, Margo Wolowiec, and Yarn Bombing Los Angeles.
34th Annual Juried Student Exhibition
Young Contemporaries 2018
April 19 - May 5, 2018
Opening Reception: Thursday, April 19, 4 - 7 pm
The Laband Art Gallery is pleased to present Young Contemporaries 2018. Each spring, current LMU art students are invited to enter the Laband's juried exhibition and have their work judged by two professionals from Los Angeles's art world. This annual student show includes a range of media taught in LMU's art program such as drawing, printmaking, photography, sculpture, painting, ceramics, graphic design, and new media. Generous support for the exhibition is provided by The Friedman Family in memory of Andrea Kingaard Friedman '66 and by the Southern California Metal Arts Society.