20 February - 20 April 2018
Opening Reception on Tuesday, 6 March // 4-5:30PM
Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor, UC San Diego, 105 University Center, La Jolla, California 92093

LAVA is curated by alumnus Farshid Bazmandegan and features graduate students, faculty and alumni from the Department of Visual Arts. The show is supported by EVC Elizabeth H. Simmons and Dean Cristina Della Coletta. The selection of work conveys themes of color, patterns and vibrancy that showcases the unique diversity of visual arts. The exhibit engages audiences outside of traditional gallery space and integrates concept art into our everyday routines. This show is part of an ongoing series of exhibitions created by Farshid Bazmandegan.

Selected works in LAVA are by:
Jessica Frelund (MFA Candidate)
Angie Jennings (MFA Alumna)
Lisa Korpos (MFA Candidate)
Aitor Lajarin (MFA Alumnus)
Jean Lowe (MFA Alumna)
Kim MacConnel (Professor Emeritus)
Rubén Ortiz Torres (Professor)
Omar Pimienta (MFA Alumnus)
Italo Scanga (Professor Emeritus)
Ernest R. Silva (Professor Emeritus)

The two previous exhibitions — Mint and Chroma — were held at the Office of the Graduate Division and Office of the Division of Arts and Humanities respectively, with support from Dean Kit Pogliano, Dean Cristina Della Coletta, and the artists who have contributed to these shows.

Previous Exhibitions Mint and Chroma :