Category Archives: Art

Hyde Art Gallery – Opening Event “From This Place”

GROSSMONT COLLEGE-El Cajon August 23, 2013 The Hyde Art Gallery is hosting an opening event for artist Stephanie Bedwell showcasing her sculptures and installation exhibition “From this Place” on Tuesday, August 27th, 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The Hyde Art … Continue reading

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Booth Boys Rock Grossmont

By Johnny Weber Doug and Cody Booth are a unique father and son combination. Not only are both connected to Grossmont, they are also both musicians. Doug is a tall bald man with a goatee and carries a sense of … Continue reading

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The Planets: A Multi-media Concert

PRESS RELEASE-September 20, 2012 GROSSMONT COLLEGE-EL CAJON, CA The Grossmont Symphony Orchestra & Master Chorale under the direction of Dr. Randall Tweed, will present their second concert of the 2012-2013 performance season entitled THE PLANETS—a multimedia performance combining music with … Continue reading

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Student art exhibit coming to the Hyde May 7

  GROSSMONT COLLEGE (Press Release) — The Hyde Art Gallery presents the Student Art Exhibition 2012, highlighting the most exciting and innovative art and design that Grossmont College’s students have produced over the course of a year. On display will be … Continue reading

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Public interacted with student art at 50th anniversary fete

By Sean Asuncion GROSSMONT COLLEGE–The public was able to see and purchase art by students and faculty and also create some art of their own during the college’s 50th anniversary celebration over April 13 and 14. Visitors were able to … Continue reading

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Grandma knew best: Chwekun now an artist and curator

By Barbara Boyd GROSSMONT COLLEGE –The new curator for the Hyde Art gallery on campus says when he was a little boy his grandma would send him art books that grabbed his interest. In high school when John Chwekun was around … Continue reading

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Hyde Art Gallery sponsors ceramics exhibit

GROSSMONT COLLEGE (Press Release)–The Hyde Art Gallery presents Beyond the Limit, a ceramic art exhibition featuring the work of Kelly Berning, Yoonchung Kim & Sasha Reibstein. The artists’ shared medium of clay is conceptually bound to traditions of vessel-making and containment. … Continue reading

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Lea Anderson installations on view at the Hyde

    By Barbara Boyd GROSSMONT COLLEGE–If you haven’t had a chance to visit the Hyde Art Gallery, then you are missing out on a  unique opportunity. In the gallery you will see an abstract installation, “Mmmultiplicity,”  by Lea Anderson who … Continue reading

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Veterans enjoy creating ceramics using potter’s wheel

Story by Matt Quijas; photos by Andi Laurvick GROSSMONT COLLEGE — Veterans who used their hands to cradle the rifles that provided security for Iraqi or Afghan villages or to scrub the decks of a U.S. Navy ship now have something … Continue reading

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Hyde Art Gallery features ‘Mmmultiplicity’ exhibit

GROSSMONT COLLEGE (Press Release)–The Hyde Art Gallery opens its Spring Semester with “Mmmultiplicy” Installation Works by Lea Anderson.  This exhibition appears to us like a beautiful confluence of sea creatures floating around the walls of the gallery.  The multitude of shapes … Continue reading

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