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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 Gallery is located in building 25. Students, faculty, administrators, staff and the public are invited to attend this event. Refreshments will be served.  Music will […]

By |August 23rd, 2013|Art|Comments Off on Hyde Art Gallery – Opening Event “From This Place”

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 calm around him. In contrast,Cody is what can be described as a wild child. Spastic, studded belt […]

By |December 3rd, 2012|Art, Music|Comments Off on Booth Boys Rock Grossmont

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 high definition graphics & animations from NASA and EUROSPACE.

The Concert will take place Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 7:30 […]

By |September 21st, 2012|Art, Music|Comments Off on The Planets: A Multi-media Concert

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 finest examples of ceramics, digital media, painting, drawing, jewelry, photography, sculpture 2-D and three-dimensional design, according to […]

By |April 19th, 2012|Art|Comments Off on Student art exhibit coming to the Hyde May 7

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 shape pottery, paint with many colors, and draw as they wanted with a choice of artist materials. They […]

By |April 16th, 2012|Art|Comments Off on Public interacted with student art at 50th anniversary fete

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 16 years of age, his art teacher offered him a job building sculptural titles that were installed […]

By |March 5th, 2012|Art|Comments Off on Grandma knew best: Chwekun now an artist and curator

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. Paired alongside these kinds of associations, the included works contribute to the expanding body of contemporary reminders […]

By |March 1st, 2012|Art|Comments Off on Hyde Art Gallery sponsors ceramics exhibit

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 is a former Grossmont student.

Anderson graduated from Grossmont College in 1997 with an A.A. in painting and drawing. When […]

By |February 15th, 2012|Art|Comments Off on Lea Anderson installations on view at the Hyde

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 far more creative to do with them: working a potter’s wheel and fashioning clay as part […]

By |February 7th, 2012|Art, Student Affairs|Comments Off on Veterans enjoy creating ceramics using potter’s wheel

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 and color entice us with their great variety.  The semi-transparent and opaque forms remind us […]

By |January 4th, 2012|Art|Comments Off on Hyde Art Gallery features ‘Mmmultiplicity’ exhibit