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'Gift' (Photo courtesy: CCAE)

Campus Creatives: From the Classroom to the Museum, Opens at the California Center For The Arts, Escondido Museum

Escondido CA— The Center Museum is pleased to announce the opening of Campus Creatives: From the Classroom to the Museum on April 7, 2018.

This exhibition features forty-seven of our local visual art department faculty members teaching at the college level in fourteen San Diego County institutions. These artists will be presenting newer works in a wide variety of media and subject, in the Center Museum, from April 7th until May 13th, 2018. This juried exhibition will underscore the talents of these respected artists and highlight our County’s strength in art education, giving the public a chance to see how they practice what they teach and influence the art world beyond their classrooms.

‘Into’ (Photo courtesy: CCAE)

Participating Artists: Grace Adams, David Adey, Erin Dace Behling, Jennifer Anne Bennett, Jim Bleisner, Brian Canfield, Nathaniel Clark, Lael Corbin, Stephen Curry, Nancy diBenedetto, John Dillemuth, Julie Goldstein, Judit Hersko, David Hewitt, Lucy HG Solomon, Matthew Higgins, Prudence Horne, Wayne Hulgin, Lisa Hutton, Jeff Kahn, Richard Keely, Hwang (Bo) Kim, Sasha Koozel Reibstein, Georgia K. Laris, Lisa Mandel, Adam Manley, Lisa Mueller, Sheila Moran, William Mosley, Leslie Nemour, Anna O’Cain, Tatiana Ortiz-Rubio, Sfona Pelah, John Pickelle, Serena Potter, Lee Puffer, Kerianne Quick, Dean Ramos, Tessie Salcido Whitmore, Barbara Sexton,  Helen Shafer Garcia, Anna Stump, Paul Turounet, Lisa Venditelli Karmel, Ruth Wallen, Vicki Walsh, and Sandra Wascher.

Participating Institutions: California State University San Marcos, Cuyamaca College, Grossmont College, MiraCosta College, National University, Palomar College, Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego City College, San Diego Mesa College, San Diego Miramar College, San Diego State University,  Southwestern College, University of California, San Diego, and  University of San Diego.

Admission to the Museum is $8.00 for Adults, Seniors and Students $5.00, Center members, Military and children under 12 are free.

About California Center for the Arts, Escondido

 With a mission of bringing people together to discover, create and celebrate both the visual and performing arts, California Center for the Arts, Escondido is the cultural center of North San Diego County.

The Center’s unique campus includes a 1,523-seat concert hall, a 404-seat theater, a contemporary art museum, art and dance studios, and a full-service conference center with meeting and banquet facilities. The Center also runs an extensive education program and produces free community events. San Diego Magazine named the Center the “Best Limited Engagement” in North County. The Center was named in the Top Five for U-T San Diego’s Readers Poll for “Best Live Music Venue” and the Top Five for “Best Place to Get Married.” In 2016, the Center was named “Organization of the Year” by the Escondido Chamber of Commerce.

The Center is located at 340 N. Escondido Blvd. in Escondido. The Ticket Office can be reached at (800) 988-4253. Tickets can also be purchased online. To learn more, including performance dates, times and ticket information, visit artcenter.org.