Tuesday, August 15, 2017

The Irvine Fine Arts Center announces the opening of its latest exhibition, All Media 2017, a juried show featuring the work of Southern California artists. An opening reception is 4-6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, with award presentations beginning at 4:45 p.m. The exhibition runs through Saturday, Oct. 28.

Juried by esteemed multidisciplinary artist Kim Abeles, the exhibition features painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, printmaking, ceramics, video, installation and more. Admission and parking are free. Gallery hours are 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, and 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. 

Complementing the exhibition is an artist talk on Saturday, Sept. 23, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Irvine Fine Arts Center. Exhibition juror Kim Abeles will discuss her artistic practice, career, and her experience of being a working artist. Admission is free. 

All Media 2017 exhibition artists include: Paul Anderson, Alyssa Arney and Elizabeth Flynn, Leslie Arnold, Nurit Avesar, Julia Bass, Andrea Bersaglieri, Beth Block, Cheryl Bookout, Holly Boruck, Stephen Bryer, Faith Buchanan, Dennis Carrie, Gerhard Clausing, Andre Comtois, Cheryl Del Toro, L. Aviva Diamond, Roland Escalona, Karen Feuer-Schwager, Shannon Fody, Isa Gordon, Carlos Grasso, Deborah Heyman, Sue Hicke, Randi Hokett, Michiko Ito, Marina Joyce, Lauren Kasmer, June Kim, Miriam Kim, Hyung in Kim, Leah Knecht, Janos Lanyi, Guillermo Lefranc, Carol Lepel, Mark Leysen, Sonny Lipps, Irin Mahaparn, Diana Markessinis, Bronwyn Mauldin, Aline Mare , Amanda Mears, Carol Miura, Lena Moross, Hagop Najarian, Marilee Nielsen, Devora Orantes, Robin Przybysz, Hannah Reinhard, Kenneth Renk, Samuelle Richardson, Jenee Rue Sastry, Kerri Sabine-Wolf, Monica Sandoval, Nanci Schrieber-Smith, Steve Seleska, Kate Sikorski, Peggy Sivert, Tracy Skinner, Jordan Solo, Meriel Stern, Theodore Svenningsen, Kira Vollman, Riley Waite, Jennifer Wilkens and Troy Yamasaki. 

The Irvine Fine Arts Center is located inside Heritage Community Park at 14321 Yale Ave. For more information, visit irvinefinearts.org or call 949-724-6880.