Alumni News

Posted on Tuesday, July 20, 2010 by Jim Norrena

(image: Oliver Dillon, monotype)View slideshow 

The 15th Annual Yozo Hamaguchi Printmaking Scholarship Awards Exhibition is set for August 25–September 17, 2010, in the Isabelle Percy West Gallery on the Oakland campus. (See the college's event calendar for complete exhibition details.)

The 2010 Winners . . .

The six undergraduates listed below each received a $3,000 tuition scholarship.

Gaelan Baird
Daniel Bortz
Oliver Dillon
Adoria Elias
Parker Ito
Cianna Valley

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Posted on Tuesday, July 20, 2010 by Samantha Braman

Ebony Iman Dallas (MFA Design 2009)View slideshow 

Since graduating from CCA just one year ago, Ebony Iman Dallas (MFA Design 2009) has already done an immense amount of work promoting social justice through art. Her biggest and most important effort has been the founding of Afrikanation Artists Organization, based in Hargeisa, Somaliland, which empowers artists by building a more grounded foundation for the arts in communities lacking resources or opportunities to do so themselves.

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Posted on Monday, July 12, 2010 by Alumni Association

Jessica Miller, Artists Television Access Window Gallery, 2010View slideshow 

This collection of alumni notes features recent accomplishments from our alumni who graduated in the 2000s. Alumni notes of those who graduated from CCA before 2000 are in parts One, Two, and Three.

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Posted on Friday, July 9, 2010 by Alumni Association

Jules de Balincourt, Out of the Darkness and Into the Light, 2009-2010, 82" x 55", Oil and acrylic on wood panel

This collection of alumni notes features recent accomplishments from our alumni who graduated in the 1990s. To see alumni notes of those who graduated from CCA before 1990, see parts One and Two. See part Four for alumni notes of those who graduated in the 2000s.

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Posted on Friday, July 9, 2010 by Alumni Association

Lampo Leong, Heartland III, Epson Print, 24" x 36", 2009

This collection of alumni notes lists recent accomplishments from our alumni who graduated in the 1980s. To see alumni notes of those who graduated from CCA before 1980, see part One. See parts Three and Four for alumni notes of those who graduated between 1990 and the present.

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Posted on Friday, July 9, 2010 by Alumni Association

Jamie Brunson, Encircle, 2009, 28" x 28", oil, alkyd and wax on polyester over panel

This collection of alumni notes lists recent accomplishments from our alumni who graduated before 1980. To see alumni notes of those who graduated from CCA after 1980, see parts Two, Three, and Four.

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Posted on Wednesday, July 7, 2010 by Samantha Braman

At the Phillips Collection's Goh Annex in Washington DC, cloudy, gray, drifting spirals surround archways sandwiching Vincent Van Gogh's 1889 painting The Road Menders. This cosmic, dazzling, seemingly vibrating drawing by Linn Meyers (MFA 1993) will remain on view through August 22.

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Posted on Tuesday, July 6, 2010 by Jim Norrena

Last year BusinessWeek magazine ranked alumna Caroline Lu (MFA Design 2008) among the “twenty-one people who will change business." The industry-leading magazine also distinguished California College of the Arts as one of the “world’s best design schools,” for its commitment to a cross-disciplinary curriculum that "defies inclinations and shatters silos."

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Posted on Tuesday, July 6, 2010 by Clay Walsh

Man with guitar on roof, September 26, 1965 [Photo: Larry Keenan Jr.]

Got chops? We want to hear it. CCA is on the hunt for musicians or performance artists, or both, who are interested in performing at the upcoming CCA "Keeping Art Alive Dance Marathon" fundraiser on September 25, or contributing music for a CCA video about the event.

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Posted on Friday, July 2, 2010 by Jim Norrena

Chelsea Ryoko Wong (BFA Printmaking 2010), first Hamaguchi Emerging Artist Residency awardeeView slideshow 

A recent community partnership between California College of the Arts and Kala Art Institute in Berkeley has given rise to the new CCA Hamaguchi Emerging Artist Residency at Kala. It represents a rich collaboration between the two institutions that creates a special opportunity for a recent BFA Printmaking graduate to work in a professional setting with other artists from all over the world.

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