CCA Events

November 3, 2012, 2:30–3:30 pm

Skirball Cultural Center
Room: Haas 171
2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90049
310 440 4500
Come learn more about CCA! A representative will be present to answer your questions about graduate admissions, financial aid and more.

RSVP Required

Hosted by University of Hartford

November 3, 2012, 1:00–5:00 pm

Hartford Art School
200 Bloomfield Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06117
Hartford Art School

National Portfolio Days are an opportunity for students to meet with representatives from California College of the Arts and other institutions accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design. College representatives will review your portfolio and offer information about admissions, financial aid, and programs of study. See you there!

Please Visit: www.portfolioday.net

November 3, 2012, 1:00–2:30 pm

California College of the Arts (CCA) invites you to an information session in Beijing hosted by Shiraz Chavan, Assistant Director of International Admissions at CCA..
Prospective students, families, alumni, and their guests are all welcome to attend and learn more about CCA and its graduate and undergraduate programs.

Crowne Plaza Beijing
48 Wang Fujing Avenue
Beijing, China 100006

November 3, 2012, 12:30–2:00 pm

Skirball Cultural Center
Room: Haas 171
2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90049
310 440 4500

Come learn more about CCA! A representative will be present to answer your questions about undergraduate admissions, financial aid and more. Portfolio reviews will be offered.

RSVP Required

Senior Exhibition — Textiles

October 30–November 3, 2012
Marisa de la Peña

College Avenue Galleries, Oakland Campus
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Reception: Wednesday, October 31, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Work from the Jewelry/Metal Arts Program

October 30–November 3, 2012

College Avenue Galleries, Oakland Campus
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Reception: Wednesday, October 31, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Works by Michael Bucci, James Sinclair and Graham Holoch

October 30–November 3, 2012

College Avenue Galleries, Oakland Campus
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Reception: Wednesday, October 31, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Senior Exhibition — Jewelry/Metal Arts

October 30–November 3, 2012

Isabelle Percy West Gallery, Oakland Campus
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Reception: Wednesday, October 31, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

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October 30–November 3, 2012

College Avenue Galleries, Oakland Campus
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Travis McFlynne and Friends
Sculpture Show

Reception: Wednesday, October 31, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Senior Exhibition — Painting/Drawing

October 29–November 3, 2012

Tecoah and Thomas Bruce Galleries, San Francisco Campus
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Reception: Tuesday, October 30, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Senior Exhibition — Painting/Drawing

October 29–November 3, 2012

Tecoah and Thomas Bruce Galleries, San Francisco Campus
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Reception: Tuesday, October 30, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

October 29–November 7, 2012

A2 Cafe, Oakland Campus
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Presented by CCA Wattis Institute

September 13–December 1, 2012

Wattis Institute, San Francisco Campus
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Reception: Thurs., Sept. 13, 7-9 p.m. (RSVP for the reception at rsvp@cca.edu)
Hours: Tues.-Fri., noon-8 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Info: 415.551.9210 or www.wattis.org

The legendary exhibition Live in Your Head: When Attitudes Become Form, presented in 1969 at Kunsthalle Bern, Germany, has been exhaustively discussed, researched, and examined. It has inspired essays, books, conferences . . . and now, at the CCA Wattis Institute, another exhibition.

In September 2012, Wattis director Jens Hoffmann will tackle the history and the myths surrounding When Attitudes Become Form with a new “sequel” exhibition, When Attitudes Became Form Become Attitudes.

The original show, curated by Harald Szeemann, featured 69 conceptual artists working in fields known today as post-Minimalism, Arte Povera, Land art, and beyond. The Wattis exhibition will feature more than 80 artists, all working within the legacy of Conceptual art, including the following:

Simon Fujiwara
Claire Fontaine
Jennifer Allora and Guillermo Calzadilla
Abraham Cruzvillegas
Michael Elmgreen and Ingar Dragset
Ryan Gander
Walead Beshty
Renata Lucas
Adriana Lara
Carey Young

The show will also bring together archival material, floor plans, installation images, and ephemera from the 1969 show.

Generous support for When Attitudes Became Form Become Attitudes provided by C. Ross Sappenfield and Laura Brugger, Robin Wright and Ian Reeves, and Laura and Joe Sweeney.

Founding support for CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts programs has been provided by Phyllis C. Wattis and Judy and Bill Timken. General support for the Wattis Institute provided by the Phyllis C. Wattis Foundation, Grants for the Arts / San Francisco Hotel Tax Fund, Ann Hatch and Paul Discoe, and the CCA Curator’s Forum.

September 4, 2012–May 10, 2013
Touring the Social Imaginary

CATALYSTRANSIT is a project organized by Ana Labastida, circulating through the Bay Area’s Casual Carpool from Fruitvale Avenue in Oakland to Fremont Street in San Francisco, that questions how we interpret the mundane moments during commutes.

To participate, or for more information, visit www.catalystransit.com.

This project is part of Touring the Social Imaginary, a series of exhibitions and participatory, public programs across the Bay Area organized by PLAySPACE, that map the social imaginary using research-intensive processes to ask questions about places and the people that inhabit them.

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About PLAySPACE

PLAySPACE, The Paulette Long and Shepard Pollack Art Community Experiment, is a graduate student-run exhibition program. It provides the resources for student curators to conceptualize and present programming that is especially appropriate for, and oriented toward, the academic community.

This programming is presented in various venues and locations throughout the community.