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Don't Miss the LAVC Art Gallery's LAUNCH18 Exhibition of Student Work

You're invited to LAUNCH18, an exhibition of student work selected by Devon Oder, co-owner and co-director of The Pit and the Pit II in Glendale. The exhibit is open on Monday-Thursday and by appointment between May 24-June 4 and August 27-September 6. 

Don't Miss the LAVC Art Gallery's LAUNCH18 Exhibition of Student Work

The LAVC Art Gallery proudly presents its annual exhibition of student work in the LAVC Art Department titled LAUNCH18 from May 24-September 6, 2018. This year’s exhibition also introduces the inaugural Faculty Choice Awards, generously sponsored by Carter Sexton Artist’s Materials.

LAUNCH18 includes 58 works selected from over 240 entries by this year’s juror Devon Oder, owner and director of The Pit & The Pit II in Glendale. The exhibition features a wide range of media and technique, for many students in the exhibition this is their first opportunity to have their work recognized on a professional platform.

Works by the following students are featured in the LAUNCH18 exhibit: Brianna Aguilera, Blanca Alpizar, Nshan Arakelyan, Ashkhen Avetisyan, Lucy Macoy Bacigalupo, Tad Benson, Wanda Bryant, Anthony Buenrostro, Dauilo Caluma, Analuisa Curiel, David Estrada, Nathalie Ferriz, Tatiana Fierro, Richard Giesbret, Kaloyan Georgiev-Kanko, Nadia Krop, Rafael Gonzalez, Katherine Gordon, Cesar Guandique, Patricia Hernandez, Samantha Hollander, Davit Isakhanyan, Micah Javier, Alberto Keossian, Charles Lontoc, Harutyun Marashlyan, Jennifer Marenco, Liliana Marenco, Marilin Martin, Luiza Melkyan, Tony Moffett, Patricia Moreno, Oscar Nieves, Andrew Ortiz, Liliana Perez, Beverly Pesacov, Maria Petrova, Susie Poshanian, Jason Pozuelo, Demetra Rochelle, Asael Romo, Hiro Salar, Mary Scheper, Ellen Scott, Nazli Shahrad, Mychal Sorensen, Stephanie Sorrels, Marissa Love Stone, Eunice Tak, and Tameka Wells. 

The juror of this exhibit Devon Oder received her BFA from UC Santa Cruz in 2003 and her MFA from Art Center College of Design in 2007. She has participated in group exhibitions at Good Children Gallery, New Orleans, Metro PCS, Los Angeles, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, Regina Rex, NY, Gallery Lara, Tokyo, among others and has had three solo exhibitions at Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland, OR. Oder is co-owner and co-director of The Pit founded with artist Adam D. Miller in 2014.

The LAUNCH18 exhibition is located in the LAVC Art Gallery in the Art building. View campus map.  The regular Art Gallery hours are Monday from 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Tuesday from 3-6 p.m., Wednesday from 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Thursday from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. and 6-9 p.m., and by appointment. The LAVC Art gallery is closed on holidays, when the campus is closed, when classes are not in session, and during the Winter and Summer sessions. Admission is free, and the exhibition is open to the public. 

For more information, visit the LAVC Art Gallery Web page.


Posted by: LAVC PR Office on 5/30/2018 5:00:23 PM