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Rain leaves an impression at Hyde Art Gallery

January 28, 2011

Story by Alexis A. Tittle; Video by Xavier Green and Russ Lindquist GROSSMONT COLLEGE–For many artists, nature is an inspiration, but for Jim Wilsterman, nature is his co-artist. Wilsterman’s art is being exhibited at the Hyde Art Gallery until February 24. The focus of the exhibit is on the varied eff...

Rain provides inspiration and new methodology for artist Wilsterman

January 24, 2011

GROSSMONT COLLEGE (Press Release)-- Hyde Art Gallery is presenting "Rain Events and Related Investigations" by Jim Wilsterman. The  exhibition opened on Monday  and will close on Thursday, February 24. With this new series, the artist’s objective was to directly capture various forces of nature ...

Fridenmaker 13 exhibit their photos at Hyde Art Gallery in tribute to their one-time teacher

November 16, 2010

GROSSMONT COLLEGE (Press Release)-- It was the summer of 1972. Charles Fridenmaker, a photography teacher at Grossmont College, held a photography workshop. A few months later, Fridenmaker died. He was in his early 30s. In fact, the famous photographer Ansel Adams wrote a letter of sympathy to his widow...

Grossmont’s 1972 workshop photographers to show works of then and now

October 29, 2010

GROSSMONT COLLEGE (Press Release)-- Photography covering the works of students in a 1972 workshop and their modern-day works will be exhibited from November 15 through December 16 at the Hyde Art Gallery on campus.  "Still Photographers" is a reunion exhibition of photographers from Charles Fridenmaker's...

Review: Hyde Art Gallery showcases the faculty’s amazing art works

October 22, 2010

Editor’s Note--The faculty art exhibit continues through Oct. 28 at the Hyde Art Gallery on the Grossmont College campus. Media Comm 132 student Xavier Green has made certain, however, that it will last longer than that for anyone who watches YouTube videos. He focused on the works of two artists he particular...

30 faculty artists exhibit at the Hyde

October 6, 2010

   GROSSMONT COLLEGE – The works of 30 faculty artists will be on exhibit and for sale through Thursday, October 28, at the Hyde Art Gallery. Works being shown include photographs, mixed media, pastel on sanded pastel paper, wood and silver, sterling silver, soda fired clay, arylic wash on toned canvas, ar...

Faculty artists on exhibit at the Hyde

September 29, 2010

GROSSMONT COLLEGE (Press Release)--Hyde Art Gallery on campus has announced this year's Art Faculty Exhibition, Oct. 4-28.  This 2010 mixed media show features both a very diverse and outstanding selection of work.  Curator Ben Aubert said "the art is representative of the various disciplines that e...

Tales of three artists told at Hyde Art Gallery

Russell Lindquist

September 4, 2010

Opening reception at Hyde Art Gallery (Photo: Russell Lindquist)   GROSSMONT COLLEGE, September 4 – The works of three Southern California landscape  artists—Suong Yangchareon, William Glen Crooks, and Wade Cline—are currently on exhibit at the Hyde Art Gallery.  An opening night reception...

Curator tells background of new exhibit at Hyde Art Gallery

August 23, 2010

Editor, GC Summit: Our current exhibition at Hyde Art Gallery offers up a wonderful collection of paintings by three very talented and dedicated artists.  Wade Cline, Suong Yangchareon, and William Glen Crooks present us with landscapes that are an amalgam of  the “schools” of Plein-air and Photo-realism.  ...

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