Art Events


Monday, February 19, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:45pm


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When At Last We Arrived

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 7:30pm to Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 2:00pm

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When at Last We Arrived performs the movements between departure and arrival: the journeys undertaken by refugees all over the world as they uproot from their homes in search of a new life. A performance installation by J'aime Morrison & Efron Delgadillo, Jr.  Read more

21st Annual High School Art Invitational

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 12:00pm to Saturday, January 27, 2018 - 4:00pm

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The High School Invitational showcases selected work made by students from over thirty San Fernando Valley high schools. in a variety of media. including painting. sculpture. ceramics. graphic design. illustration and photography. Read more

Jack Kirby @ 100: A Centennial Exhibit

Friday, August 25, 2017 - 8:00am to Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 5:00pm

Jack Kirby @ 100 Exhibition

“Jack Kirby @ 100,” an exhibit of comics and prints at the Oviatt Library, commemorates the centenary of the famed artist, known for co-creating the Marvel Universe. Working across half a century of comics in diverse genres, Kirby (b. Jacob Kurtzberg, 1917-1994) is the quintessential American comic book creator, and one of the most imitated artists in American popular culture. CSUN affirmed Kirby’s legacy in 2015 with an Art Galleries exhibition, _Comic Book Apocalypse_, and is continuing the celebration this term with “Jack Kirby @ 100,” in time for the 100th anniversary of his birth. Read more

Full and Part (two)

Monday, August 28, 2017 - 12:00pm to Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 12:00pm

Tim Forcum “The Connections that Identify” 2017, 54x48, Oil on Canvas.

After the success of “Full and Part (one)” in spring 2016, which featured faculty members teaching three-dimensional art classes at CSUN, “Full and Part (two)” sustains this inclusive spirit by inviting faculty members teaching two-dimensional art classes to exhibit works that represent their distinct practices. While they teach in a variety of areas, including Animation, Digital/Video, Drawing, Graphic Design, Illustration, Painting, Photography, and Printmaking, their respective works may or may not reflect this training. At last count, the Department of Art has twenty-four full-time and more than sixty part-time faculty who serve over 1000 students majoring in Art. Read more

TRENDS Student Fashion Show - Transcendent: Beyond the Ordinary

Sunday, May 7, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:45pm

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CSUN's fashion design students bring their creations to life on the runway and produce a professional fashion show. 2017 marks the 38th year for this student-driven production. The TRENDS Annual Fashion Show highlights design through ambiance and fluidity on the runway and throughout the venue. It's a collaborative effort between TRENDS members, the Fashion Show Production class in Family and Consumer Sciences' Apparel Design and Merchandising program, and graduating student designers. If you're looking for inspiration beyond the ordinary, this is Transcendent! Read more