Untitled by Ruth Wallen
Ecological artist Ruth Wallen will present an exhibition that examines the growth and potential for sustainable development in San Diego. Cascading Memorials considers the impact of habitat destruction and climate change throughout San Diego County, which is home to the most threatened and endangered species of any county in the continental U.S.
Please join us for the opening reception on January 6, at 6:30pm.
"My artwork is an inner self exploration- journeying through different stages and times" --Iris Gill
Protection by Iris Gill
Local artist Iris Gill will exhibit recent oil paintings. Iris earned her Masters in Fine Art in Painting from San Diego State University. Her work has been exhibited locally and included in several national art publications. Most recently Iris' work was featured in an award-winning USC film, Open Studio, directed by Barbara Ryerson. Iris also coached the actor playing the role of a painter.
Every two years the Athenaeum showcases selected acquisitions in our wall art and artists’ books permanent collections. This exhibition will feature selected works acquired after September 2009.