UCLA Department of Art

MFA 2009 Exhibition

October 30-November 13, 2008

Opening Reception: Thursday, October 30, 2008 at 5:00-8:00 pm

New Wight Gallery: 1100 Broad Art Center Los Angeles, CA 90095

Gallery Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

UCLA Department of Art presents

Visiting Artists Lecture Series

Fall 2008. Presented at: The Hammer Museum Billy Wilder Theater 10899 Wilshire Boulevard Los Angeles

Rachel Whiteread

Wednesday, November 5, 2008 at 7:00 pm

Marian Harder

Rachel Whiteread was awarded the Tate Gallery’s Turner Prize in 1993 and the Venice Biennale Award for Best Young Artist in 1997. Her work has been the subject of numerous exhibitions in museums and galleries around the world. She has received several commissions including the Water Tower Project for the Public Art Fund, New York (1998); the Holocaust Memorial, Judenplatz, Vienna (2000); and Embankment for the Unilever Series, Tate Modern, London (2005). In November, her work will be on view at Gagosian Gallery in Los Angeles. She lives and works in London.

Amy Sillman

Thursday, November 13, 2008 at 7:00 pm

Gene Ogami

Amy Sillman’s paintings are in the collections of many prominent museums including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Museum of Modern Art, and Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; Boston Museum of Fine Arts; and the Art Institute of Chicago. Her work is included in Prospect.1, the New Orleans Biennial, and she was included in the 2004 Whitney Biennial. Other exhibitions include the Hirshhorn Museum, Washington, DC; Brooklyn Museum, NY; and Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA. This fall, her work will be on view at Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects. She lives and works in New York.

Admission is free

Parking is available in the museum’s underground parking lot for $3 after 6:30pm.

For more information, please call the UCLA Department of Art (310) 825-0557.