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Annual Advanced Student Exhibition


Studio / Active: Advanced Studio Exhibition
October 10 - November 1, 2013
H. Paxton Moore Fine Art Gallery

Annual exhibition of student work from our advanced studio courses shown in the H. Paxton Moore Fine Art Gallery at El Centro College. 42 artworks from 33 student artists were included in this year's exhibition.

Students in the 2013 exhibition include:

Coralia Brown, Ricardo Brother, Rebecca Bosque, Brian Burkhardt, José Calixto, Yessenia Carbajal, Clay Cosby, Ashley Cruz, Jo-X Cruz, Carol Downing, Pamela Edwards, Brandon Farrington, Deren Fuller, Cashmia Hataie, Mary Henderson, Enrique Hernandez, Ricardo Manzanera, Ramiro Marroquin, Adriana Martinez, Roy Martinez, Isiah McGrew, Claudia Medina, Alexandra Nicole Piland, Shelley Robin Piland, Raymond Pratt, Preston Rendon, Mercedes Reyes, Brenda Soto, Shantell Thomas, Kevin Townley, Samuel Velis, Vida Warren, Amy Werntz.
 
A gallery talk / awards ceremony was presented at the reception, including purchase awards and the Edward M. DesPlas CCBO International Outstanding Chief Business Officer Scholarship. As one of the requirements for the exhibition, each student artist was asked to compose an artist statement and resume. For most of them, this is their first experience at exhibiting in a professional gallery.

Edward M. DesPlas - CCBO International Outstanding Chief Business Officer Scholarship Fund
Fall 2013 awardee: Enrique Hernandez

Enrique Hernandez IN COMPANY OF..., 2013, digital construction


2013 PURCHASE AWARDS:

The El Centro College Aesthetics Committee purchases art work from student shows. These art works then become part of the Permanent Collection of El Centro College. This collection of both student and professional art works is displayed throughout the various buildings and campuses of El Centro College.

The following art works were purchased from Studio / Active: Advanced Student Exhibition, Fall 2013:

Jose Calixto ILLUSIONARY ZEBRA mixed media
Yessenia Carbajal INSIDE/OUT pen on paper
Ricardo Manzanera UNTITLED watercolor
Adriana Martinez LINES OF ORGANIZED DISORDER mixed media
Ramiro Marroquin SOLITARY LIFE polaroid transfer
Brenda Soto MEDUSA MEDLEY charcoal and conté

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Lift Off: Advanced Studio Exhibition / November 12 - December 4, 2012

Edward M. DesPlas - CCBO International Outstanding Chief Business Officer Scholarship Fund
Fall 2012 awardee: Roy Martinez
Martinez, THIS BRIDGE CALLED MY BACK, 2012, digital prints on fabric Martinez, THIS BRIDGE CALLED MY BACK, 2012, digital prints on fabric

2012 PURCHASE AWARDS:

The following art works were purchased from Lift Off: Advanced Studio Exhibition, Fall 2012.

Tracey Davis, MY DOLL AND I ARE ONE, acrylic on wood panel
Josiah Barth, OUTSIDE JOKE inside, mixed media on cabinet door
Brian Burkhardt, SKELETON STILL LIFE, watercolor on paper, framed   
Jannie Chavez, EUPHORIA, watercolor and ink on paper, framed
Norma Cruz, UNTITLED, charcoal on paper, framed
Janeth Angel, UNTITLED, pastel drawing
Jose Herbert, RACE STRIPES, acrylic on canvas
Jacqueline Trevino, SANCTUARY, pastel on paper mounted on foam
Tracey Davis, BABIES EATING BEARS, mixed media on paper framed
Brenda Soto: MEDUSA MEDLEY  charcoal and conté Ramiro Marroquin: SOLITARY LIFE polaroid transfer Isiah McGrew: WHO ARE YOU watercolor / framed
Brenda Soto
MEDUSA MEDLEY  charcoal and conté
Ramiro Marroquin
SOLITARY LIFE polaroid transfer
Isiah McGrew
WHO ARE YOU watercolor / framed