View From The Edge – Free Lectures on Modern Art

Thursday April 25 is the first of several free lectures on modern art put on by the Downey Arts Coalition, Downey Museum of Art and curated by Roy Anthony Shabla.

The Fourth Thursday of the Month 6:30pm

Downey City Library, 11121 Brookshire Avenue

Free

APRIL 25

Golden State As Muse: The Long History of Modernism in California

Alan Hess, Architect, Author, Historian

MAY 23

Modern Art Nurtured in California: Historical Contributions of Our Local Artists

Sue Ann Robinson, Director of Collections and Exhibitions, Long Beach Museum of Art

JUNE 27

How Public Art Destroyed My Life

Mitchell De Jarnett, Designer and Public Artist

JULY 25 (Location to be Determined)

Understanding Abstract Expressionism (and its Disputed Significance)

Jonathan Anderson, Associate Professor of Art, Biola University

Salon immediately following each lecture at Casa La Reina (directions provided)

Two days before each lecture galleRoy @ Casa La Reina is proud to present

VIEW FROM THE EDGE TV NIGHT

Films and documentaries about art. 6:30 pm. Limited seating. For more information and directions, email Roy@downeyarts.org