ART at IRVINE FINE ARTS CENTER
HIGH SCHOOL ART EXHIBITION
Exhibition: March 20–April 11, 2020
Please note: The opening reception originally scheduled for March 20 has been canceled as a preventative measure in response to mitigating the spread of COVID-19. The Irvine City Council and Irvine Fine Arts Center staff offer our sincere apologies for this inconvenience.
The annual High School Art Exhibition highlights the outstanding young creatives who call Irvine home. Every year, the exhibition includes drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture, photography, digital media, and mixed media. This year’s exhibition, guest juried by Threadwinners, will carry forward a tradition of celebrating and supporting young artists as they develop their aesthetic language.
About the jurors:
Threadwinners are an Orange County duo comprised of Liz Flynn and Alyssa Arney. Their crochet and knitting-based art practice explores the role of craft in art history and contemporary art. In addition to maintaining an active studio practice, they are also passionate about arts education and making art accessible to broad audiences.
Irvine Fine Arts Center Hours:
Monday–Thursday: 10 a.m.–9 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Closed on Sundays
Admission, parking, and opening reception are free. The Irvine Fine Arts Center is located inside Heritage Community Park at 14321 Yale Ave. For more information on our exhibitions, visit irvinefinearts.org or call 949-724-6880.
ART at CITY HALL
The Fourth in a Series of Exhibitions
HIGH SCHOOL ART EXHIBITION PREVIEW
Exhibition: March 9-April 8
Location: Irvine City Hall Lobby
Get a glimpse of the spectrum of creativity emblematic of the annual High School Art Exhibition. This curated selection of two-dimensional artworks features contributions from all of the participating public high schools in the City of Irvine, and celebrates some of the youngest and most promising artists within our community.
Participating schools include: Arnold O. Beckman High School, Crean Lutheran High School, Irvine High School, Northwood High School, Portola High School, University High School, and Woodbridge High School.
City Hall Lobby Hours:
Monday–Thursday: 7:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Closed on Saturdays and Sundays
Admission and parking are free. City Hall is located at 1 Civic Center Plaza, Irvine, CA 92606. For more information on Irvine Fine Arts Center exhibitions, call 949-724-6880.