The Vincent Price Art Museum Opens Inaugural New Voices: The 2022 District Wide Juried Student Art Exhibition
November 5, 2022 – January 21, 2023
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 31, 2022
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Kevin Jimenez, ELAC College Public Relations Manager, 323-265-8807, JimeneKA@elac.edu
MONTEREY PARK, CA – The Vincent Price Art Museum (VPAM) at East Los Angeles College (ELAC) will feature student artwork created across the Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) for the first time in sixty years. Students were invited to submit their artworks from all nine campuses of LACCD including East Los Angeles College, Los Angeles City College, Los Angeles Harbor College, Los Angeles Mission College, Los Angeles Pierce College, Los Angeles Southwest College, Los Angeles Trade–Technical College, Los Angeles Valley College, and West Los Angeles College.
The student artists include: Albert Acevedo, Teresa Acosta, Olivia Aguilar, Luis Alonso, Anthony Avakian, Justin Ayala, Nailah Babatunde-Bey, Cicely Beltran, Melissa Besecker, Payton Brown, Tyler Brown, Chloe Burman, Valeria Campos, Reena Castillo, Linus Ceron, MVP Clancy, LuvLeighAn Clark, Allyson Dixon-Duarte, Jasmine Donaldson, Caitlin Earl, Lindsey Francis, Raquel Frohlich, Rolando Garcia, Genaro Gascón, Nataly Gavarrete, Pavel Gazdyuk, Manuel Gonzalez, Nathalie Gonzalez, Mary Grimes, Anthony Jim, Kianna Johnson, Ana Jurado, Kyla Kim, Don Ko, Simone Lara, Jeanie Lee, Jina Lim, Jose Lopez, Alessandra M. Lopez, Brianna Lugo, Michael Ma, David Martinez, Amanda Mata, Laura Molano, Aylene Negrete, Samantha Nieves, Josiah O’Balles, Jazmin Olivari, Pamela Pacheco, Gemma Padilla, Brenda Pelaez, Jason Perea, Jennifer Perea, Nathaly Pérez, Joshua Plotke, Mellanie Quijano, Daniel Ramirez, Abigail Rivera, Erin Robinson, Kimberly Ruiz, India Schmitt, Rebecca Sculler, Treasa Sim, Orit Stieglitz, Marissa Thompson, Jessica Torres, Daniela Torres Toledo, Kasey Tran, Donara Vardanyan, Nicole Vargas, Diana Vargas, Angelica Viramontes, Caroline Vu, Jasmine Warren, Emily Wolfe, Sammi Wong, Mary Kisook Yi, Natakorn Yindeeyut, Lan Yu, Shamila Zahidi, and Bita Zibaeimoghadam.
The exhibition is organized by the Vincent Price Art Museum and is juried by a committee of arts professionals: June Edmonds, Jennifer Frias, and Hamza Walker and is organized by the Vincent Price Art Museum at East Los Angeles College with support from the LACCD Student Exhibition Advisory Committee.
Free to the public, no reservations necessary
Saturday, November 5, 2022
The Vincent Price Art Museum at East Los Angeles College is located at 1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez, Monterey Park, CA 91754-6099. Onsite parking is free in the Parking Structure #4 located at Collegian Avenue and Floral Drive.
About East Los Angeles College
ELAC is the largest of nine two-year community colleges within the Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD), www.laccd.edu. More information about ELAC is available online at www.elac.edu. Follow ELAC on social media, Facebook @Eastlacollege, Twitter @Eastlacollege, and Instagram @ELACHuskies.
The mission of the Vincent Price Art Museum at East Los Angeles College is to serve as a unique educational resource for the diverse audiences of the college and the community through the exhibition, interpretation, collection, and preservation of works in all media of the visual arts. VPAM provides an environment to encounter a range of aesthetic expressions that illuminate the depth and diversity of artwork produced by people of the world, both contemporary and past. By presenting thoughtful, innovative, and culturally diverse exhibitions and by organizing cross-disciplinary programs on issues of historical, social, and cultural relevance, VPAM seeks to promote knowledge, inspire creative thinking, and deepen an understanding of and appreciation for the visual arts. Learn more by visiting vpam.org, emailing email@example.com or calling (323) 265-8841.
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