Carlsbad CA— The City of Carlsbad is hosting Light and Space: Contemporary Continuations June 23 through Aug. 25 at William D. Cannon Art Gallery, located in the Carlsbad City Library complex at 1775 Dove Lane. Admission is free.
“The Light and Space movement explores concepts of space and time, how we perceive the natural world and our relationships with color and light,” said Chase Dougherty, guest curator and technical assistant for the Cultural Arts Office. “For this exhibit, we are showcasing a new generation of Southern California artists to provide their unique interpretations of the movement.”
At a Glance
- Inspired by the 1960s Southern California Light and Space movement, this group exhibition presents three contemporary artists who work within the core fundamentals of the original movement.
- Closely related to minimalism and geometric abstraction, the work is specifically characterized by its focus on visual perception through light, space, and volume.
- The featured artists are Adam Belt, Kaori Fukuyama and Rebecca Webb.
- An opening reception with the artists is on June 22 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the gallery. Admission is free.
- The gallery is open Tuesday through Saturday: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Sunday: 1-5 p.m.
The William D. Cannon Art Gallery is operated by the City of Carlsbad’s Library & Cultural Arts Department. For more information, visit www.carlsbadca.gov/arts.