january 2020

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18jan10:00 am5:00 pmFeaturedMultiple Exhibitions at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido Museum!10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Event Details

The California Center for the Arts, Escondido Museum is pleased to announce its winter exhibitions, Endangered: Exploring California’s Changing Ecosystems andFinding Heaven in Hellhole Canyon – open from Saturday, January 11 through March 8, 2020.

Endangered: Exploring California’s Changing Ecosystems

This exhibition focuses on artworks that address the wonder and destruction of local flora and fauna throughout California. An interactive and educational contemporary art exhibition, Endangered, brings greater awareness to the current environmental issues in California. With more biodiversity and imperiled plants and animals than any other region in North America, California is challenged by climate change, habitat alteration, and pollution, among other concerns.

Working with 21 Southern California artists, local scientists, students, and eco-conscious organizations this exhibition presents evidence of the dramatic changes happening in our local environment and encourages dialogue on how the public can participate in finding and implementing positive solutions.

Featured artists include: Kim Abeles, Stephanie Bedwell, Kira Carrillo Corser, Michelle Kurtis Cole,

Jeanne Dunn, Michael Field, Stacie Birky Greene, Adriene Hughes, Qinqin Liu, Jean Lowe, Margaret Noble, Sasha Koozel Reibstein, Gail Roberts, Bridget Rountree, Catherine Ruane, Debb Solan, Anna Stump, Cheryl Tall, Jen Trute, Ruth Wallen, and Rebecca Webb

This exhibition is guest curated by Danielle Deery, Freelance Curator and former Curator and Director of Exhibits at Oceanside Museum of Art.

Museum Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10 AM-5 PM, Sunday 1 PM-5 PM, closed Monday
General Museum Admission: Adults $12, Seniors and Students $6, Military and Youth under 18 FREE.


Finding Heaven in Hellhole Canyon

This fundraising exhibition highlights artworks inspired by the beauty of open space. Local artists depict images of Valley Center’s Hellhole Canyon and the flora and fauna that inhabit the landscape. This exhibition includes the work of 14 local artists advocating for the preservation and enjoyment of California’s natural environment.

Featured artists include: Cathy Carey, Andrew Connelly, Matthew Dimakos, Dennis Ellman, Joe Garcia, Elaine Harvey, Dori Johnsen, David Miller, Bonnie Rinier, Barbara Scharnau, Julie Schneider-Ljubenkov, Tom Tiedeman, Gloria Warren, and Sandy Zelasko

Museum Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10 AM-5 PM, Sunday 1 PM-5 PM, closed Monday
General Museum Admission: Adults $12, Seniors and Students $6, Military and Youth under 18 FREE.


About California Center for the Arts, Escondido 
With a mission of bringing people together to discover, create, and celebrate the arts, California Center for the Arts, Escondido is the cultural center of North San Diego County.

The Center’s unique campus includes a 1,523-seat concert hall, a 404-seat theater, a contemporary art museum, art and dance studios, and a full-service conference center with meeting and banquet facilities. The Center also runs an extensive education program and produces free community events.

The Center is located at 340 N. Escondido Blvd. in Escondido. The Ticket Office can be reached at (800) 988-4253. Tickets can also be purchased online. To learn more, including performance dates, times, and ticket information, visit artcenter.org.

Time

(Saturday) 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location

California Center for the Arts Escondido

340 N Escondido Blvd, Escondido, CA