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Basement Gallery Annual Film Festival
Open Call

The Basement Gallery is presenting their first Annual Film Festival and is now accepting submissions.  Any short film of any genre under 30 minutes is open to apply.

The deadline for submissions is January 22, 2022. 

Announcement

Alum awarded NEA Grant

Alum Anna Davidson (M.F.A. ‘16) has been awarded a National Endowment for the Arts Research Grant in the Arts to support a project studying student outcomes of an environmental education curriculum that uses art-based, immersive, and interdisciplinary teaching methods.

Announcement

Year 3000: The Simulation!
Art Call

The Basement Gallery would like to present the first show of winter quarter, “Year 3000: The Simulation!” and announce an open call for submissions.
The deadline to submit artwork is January 28th at 11:59PM. “Year 3000″ will open February 4, 2022.

Announcement

Art Giant and Professor Emeritus Manuel Neri Dies at 91

Manuel Neri, an internationally acclaimed artist and an early faculty member of the UC Davis art program, died on Oct. 18.

Upcoming Events

Event

Jennifer Packer
Spotlight Artist in Residence
The California Studio

Main Theatre, Wright Hall

Jennifer Packer is a painter known for her portraits, still lifes, and interior scenes. Packer has been recognized by the American Academy of Arts and Letters and received the Nancy B. Negley Rome Prize from the American Academy in Rome in 2020–21.

Wright Hall, Hutchison Drive, Davis, CA
Event

Kota Ezawa
Art Studio Visiting Artist Lecture Series

Kota Ezawa’s work explores the appropriation and mediation of current events and images, referencing sources from the news, art history and popular culture. Ezawa is known for creating light boxes, videos and works on paper that distill found images into his signature pared-down, flattened style.

Event

Simphiwe Ndzube
Art Studio Visiting Artist Lecture Series

Simphiwe Ndzube is a painter and sculptor whose uses flamboyant color and theatrical space to tell a story of the Black experience in post-apartheid South Africa. 

Event

Connie Butler
Art Studio Visiting Artist Lecture Series

Connie Butler is the chief curator at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles 

Event

Beatriz Cortez
Teaching Artist in Residence
The California Studio

Beatriz Cortez’s work explores simultaneity, life in different temporalities, and different versions of modernity, particularly in relation to memory and loss in the aftermath of war and the experience of migration, and in relation to imagining possible futures.

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