Undergraduate Visual Arts Studio Student Artist Ricardo Ales

finalist in the

MCASD 25 and Under Art Contest

Showcase Reception on Saturday, June 7th, 2-4PM

MCASD Downtown, San Diego, California

Bring your friends and family to see the works in person (and vote again!) for Ricardo Ales or your favorite at the showcase reception at MCASD Downtown from 2-4 PM on Saturday, June 7.

After the showcase MCASD will tally the in-person and Facebook votes to announce the winners.

From the twenty-five entries, four winners will be selected in two categories: Curator’s Choice (First Place and Honorable Mention), which are selected by an MCASD curator, and People’s Choice (First Place and Honorable Mention), both of which are chosen based on Facebook “likes” and on-site votes at the showcase event.

This year's panel of judges includes:

Russ Sperling, Visual and Performing Arts Coordinator of the San Diego County Office of Education and President of the California Music Educators Association (MEA)
Elizabeth Wepsic, Visual Arts Department Chair of The Bishop's School, Art Educator/Tutor, and TSFL Health Coach
Emil Halliday, winner of last year's 25 and Under Art Contest
Susan Myrland, independent curator and arts writer

For a better view of Ricardo (Ricci) Ales artwork, please visit:

For details on the competition, please visit MCASD at:
MCASD Downtown | Jacobs and Copley Buildings & 1001 Kettner
1100 & 1001 Kettner Boulevard*
(between Broadway and B Street)
San Diego, CA 92101
858 454 3541

11 AM – 5 PM daily. Closed Wednesday.
The Museum is free on the third Thursday of every month from 5-7 PM.

“This Eye Has Seen More Than You Could Ever Dream Of” by Ricardo Ales.

Courtesy of the Artist and the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego

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