Drawing Attention by John Van Hamersveld
August 26 – October 12
(closed September 2)
Artist Reception: Saturday, September 7 | 4-7 pm
Gallery Talk: Monday, September 9 | 10 am
This exhibition concentrates on this legendary artist’s distinctive designs through his approach to drawing. Born in 1941 in Baltimore, Maryland, Van Hamersveld
attended and taught at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena and the California Institute of the Arts in Valencia. From his earliest positions as art director of Surfer Magazine and Capitol Records, his career includes drawings and designs for album covers, posters, packaging, magazines, and book design.
Los Angeles Printmaking Society 21st National Exhibition
October 26 – December 14
(closed November 11, 28-30)
Opening Reception: Saturday, October 26 | 5-9 pm
Gallery Talk: Monday, October 28 | 10 am
This important biennial event will showcase recent works from some of the most intriguing and creative printmakers working in the USA and Canada today. The LAPS 21st
National program will also include workshops, lectures, guided tours and satellite shows at other venues in Los Angeles and Orange County. Printmaking in the 21st Century is having a wide resurgence that has triggered bold innovation and experimentation as well as a rediscovery of the beauty of traditional techniques of this versatile and egalitarian art form. This exhibition and its ancillary events offer a wide outlook of its richness and scope.