|News Release||City of Irvine|
Public Information Office
1 Civic Center Plaza
Irvine, CA 92606
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE||PRESS RELEASE #13-09-13|
|Subject :||All Media 2013 and $99 Show|
|Contact :||Public Information Office 949-724-6077|
Exhibition: September 21 - October 26, 2013
Reception: Saturday, September 21, 2013 from 3 to 6 p.m.
IRVINE, CA (September 13, 2013): The Irvine Fine Arts Center is pleased to present All Media 2013, an annual exhibition highlighting Southern California artists. Juried by Grace Kook-Anderson, curator of contemporary art at the Laguna Art Museum, the exhibition features painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, printmaking, book arts, ceramics, digital media and more.
Also showing in Gallery One is the $99 SHOW, a fundraiser for the Center's exhibition program, which showcases smaller artwork (generally no larger than 18 x 18 inches) from a wide range of artists in various media priced at $99.
Both exhibitions run September 21-October 26 with an opening reception on Saturday, September 21 from 3-6 p.m. Gallery admission, parking and opening reception are free to the public. The Irvine Fine Arts Center is located at 14321 Yale Avenue, Irvine, and is open Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; and closed Sundays. For more information, visit irvinefinearts.org or call 949-724-6880.
The Irvine Fine Arts Center is devoted to development of mutual engagement between artists and the community. Juried exhibitions present opportunities for local and community artists to exhibit artworks in a sharing, educational atmosphere.
Since its incorporation in 1971, Irvine has become a nationally recognized city, with a population of 231,117, spans 66 square miles and is recognized as one of America’s safest and most successful master-planned urban communities. Top-rated educational institutions, an enterprising business atmosphere, sound environmental stewardship, and respect for diversity all contribute to Irvine’s enviable quality of life. This family-friendly city features more than 16,000 acres of parks, sports fields and dedicated open space and is the home of the Orange County Great Park – the first great metropolitan park of the 21st century. For more information, please visit cityofirvine.org.