‘NEW WORK 2017’ PHOTO EXHIBITION ON DISPLAY THROUGH DECEMBER 20 AT THE CIVIC GALLERY
Vista, CA – More than 25 artists were selected to be showcased by the Public Arts Commission for its current exhibition, ‘New Work 2017,’ on view now through Dec. 20 at the Civic Gallery. The gallery, located at the Civic Center, 200 Civic Center Drive, is open weekdays from 7:30 am – 5:30 pm, and every other Friday 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
A reception for the artists is scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 5 from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Prizes will be awarded to the top three photographers along with honorable mentions at 5:30 p.m. The exhibition and the reception is free and open to the public.
Photographers selected for the exhibition were: Barbara Altevers, Vista;
Colin Bruce, Oceanside;
Trevor Coopersmith, Carlsbad;
Susan Coppock, Vista;
Nancy Cisneros diBenedetto, San Diego;
Heidi Gauthreaux, Oceanside;
Rick Gauthreaux, Oceanside;
photographer known as gumisforlovers, San Diego;
Christopher Hoover, Encinitas;
Matthew Janecek,La Mesa;
J. Kat Woronowicz Johnson, Vista;
John Lemieux, Oceanside;
Jens Ochlich, Carlsbad;
Vanessa Olson, Oceanside;
Arpad Petrass,Capistrano Beach;
Ana Phelps, Carlsbad;
Peter Politanoff, Carson;
Amanda Quintenz-Fiedler, San Marcos;
Carolyn A. Robertson, Vista;
April Rosemeyer, Oceanside;
San Diego; Cory Schmelzer,
Escondido; Geoff Scott, Carlsbad;
Kamala Venkatesh, San Diego;
Moises Verdin, Oceanside;
Larry Vogel, Oceanside;
Ted Whirledge, Cardiff.
Jurors and curators for the exhibition are Pulitzer Prize winner Don Bartletti, recently retired as a photojournalist with the Los Angeles Times, and Public Art Commission’s Vice Chair and photo educator Kelly Moncure.
For more information, visit vistapublicart.com or call (760) 643-6151.