Our current plan is to offer Day Ahead museum visits to the following sites. These will be scheduled for Thursday, June 15, prior to the regular conference. Watch here for more details.
The Broad Museum and the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
Experience downtown Los Angeles and it’s vibrant contemporary art scene. Hosted by David Carlson. The trip will begin with hopping on the Goldline metro station, right in APU’s backyard and traveling to downtown to visit the Broad Museum, which houses an amazing collection of contemporary art from Eli and Edythe Broad. The trip will continue across the street to MOCA, Los Angeles. MOCA will be featuring a 35 year retrospective exhibition of Kerry James Marshall’s work. This trip is limited to 24 people. Note: This trip involves 1/2 to one mile of walking.
The Getty Center and Museum, Los Angeles
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
The Norton Simon Museum of Art, Pasadena
Steve Prince, workshop instructor, serves on CIVA’s Board of Directors. He is a native of New Orleans, and currently resides in Meadville, Pennsylvania, where he is an Assistant Professor of Art and Artist in Residence at Allegheny College. He received his B.F.A. from Xavier University of Louisiana and his M.F.A. in printmaking and sculpture from Michigan State University. Prince has shown his art internationally in various solo, group, and juried exhibitions and has created a number of public artworks, including an eight- by sixteen-foot wood relief cruciform sculpture titled Make Me Over for Christian High School in Grand Rapids, Michigan. An accomplished lecturer and preacher, Prince is the recipient of numerous awards and honors, including the 2010 Teacher of the Year for the City of Hampton, Virginia. Maintaining that “we are all living epistles,” Prince aims to take his visual ministry to the streets, where art can become a bridge to help people find their way from brokenness to beauty. Prince is the owner of One Fish Studio, LLC.