Inland Empire Arts | IE Art Exhibitions Opening in January 2016

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Believe it or not, the Inland Empire is home to many galleries and museums. Through permanent collections and seasonal exhibits, these artistic havens share countless captivating works of art with our community. Art is a reflection of humankind and the many unique perspectives that make up our diverse cultures. Check out some of the great exhibitions opening throughout the month of January 2016 in a city near you.

 

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1/11-3/12/2016 –  “Question Bridge: Black Males” at Wignall Museum of Contemporary Art at Chaffey College in Rancho Cucamonga. The artists behind this project took video as they asked more than 150 black American men questions about their lives and personal identities. This bold demonstration of “Blackness” shows the different ideas, outlooks and thoughts of black men living in America.

Wignall Museum of Contemporary Art at Chaffey College, 5885 Haven Ave., Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91737. Museum is free and open to the public on Mondays through Thursdays from 10a.m. to 4p.m. and Saturdays from 12-4p.m. For more information, visit this website.


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1/14-3/13/2016“Expressions” at Chaffey Community Museum of Art in Ontario. The artwork of Karen Kauffman, Fr. Bill Moore, Lynda Pasztor and Larry White all has one thing in common—each individual's works express the artists' innermost beliefs, ideas and feelings.   

Chaffey Community Museum of Art, 217 S. Lemon Ave., Ontario, CA 91761. Admission to the public is free Tuesdays through Sundays from 12-4p.m. For more information call (909) 463-3733 or visit this website.

 

1/16-3/4/2016“Asian Spice” at Redlands Art Association. The first Tuesday of the month marks the deadline for member submissions to this monthly exhibit with a changing theme each month, meaning you can expect something new from this museum month after month. “Asian Spice” will have a diverse collection of artwork from paintings to photography and more.

Redlands Art Association, 215 E. State St., Redlands, CA 92373. Gallery hours are Mondays through Fridays from 11a.m. to 6p.m., Thursday Market Nights to 8p.m., Saturdays from 10a.m. to 5p.m. and Sundays from 10a.m. to 1p.m. For more information call (909) 792-8435 or visit this website.


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1/16-4/25/2016“Backward Forward and Upside Down: Gregory Adamson, a Ten-Year Beginning” at Riverside Art Museum. Vibrantly colored paintings by Gregory Adamson are a mixture of abstract pieces and portraits. You will recognize iconic heroes like John Lennon, while abstract paintings will also capture your imagination.

Riverside Art Museum, 3425 Mission Inn Ave., Riverside, CA, 92501. Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sundays from 12-4p.m. Open First Thursday of the month from 6-9p.m., free of charge and First Sunday of each month (October through May) from 1-4p.m., free of charge. General Admission is $5. Members, military and families, and children under 12 admitted free of charge. For more information call (951) 684-7111 or visit this website.

 

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1/16-5/15/2016“Impossible Worlds: The Early Works of Pedro Friedeberg” at Riverside Art Museum. Born in 1936, Pedro Friedeberg is one of Mexico’s most renowned artists. His surrealist drawings feature detailed and precise designs along with colorful, abstract objects. Gaze into around 40 works on display, many of which are on view for the first time ever.

Riverside Art Museum, 3425 Mission Inn Ave., Riverside, CA, 92501. Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sundays from 12-4p.m. Open First Thursday of the month from 6-9p.m., free of charge and First Sunday of each month (October through May) from 1-4p.m., free of charge. General Admission is $5. Members, military and families, and children under 12 admitted free of charge. For more information call (951) 684-7111 or visit this website.


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1/19-5/15/2016“Restoring the Spirit: Celebrating Haitian Art” at Pomona College Museum of Art in Claremont. The belief systems and values of Haitian artists are demonstrated in each piece of art exhibited in this collection. From textiles and sculptures to paintings, reused oil drums and more, a beautiful history and story about Haitian life and culture is demonstrated for you to enjoy.


Pomona College Museum of Art, 330 N. College Ave., Claremont CA 91711. Open Tuesdays through Sundays from 12-5p.m. For more information call (909) 621-8283 or visit this website.

 

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1/19-5/15/2016“The Shake of a Man in Fever: Haiti's February Revolution Through the Lens of Danny Lyon” at Pomona College Museum of Art in Claremont. The museum’s permanent collection is home to United State’s photographer Danny Lyon’s series of photographs, “The Shake of a Man in Fever.” Lyon spent documenting Haiti’s February Revolution from 1983 to 1986. Witness a powerful revolution through the eyes of an award-winning documentary photographer who was also a socio-political activist.

Pomona College Museum of Art, 330 N. College Ave., Claremont CA 91711. Open Tuesdays through Sundays from 12-5p.m. For more information call (909) 621-8283 or visit this website.


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1/22-5/15/2016“Denise Kraemer: resolve, resolved, resolving” at Riverside Art Museum. Printmaking may not be the most modern form of artwork, but it maintains a charm and technique that is undeniably expressive. Printmaker Denise Kraemer shares the intriguing journey into the unknown and possibility of creating prints, and you can experience this through her new exhibition of works.

Riverside Art Museum, 3425 Mission Inn Ave., Riverside, CA, 92501. Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sundays from 12-4p.m. Open First Thursday of the month from 6-9p.m., free of charge and First Sunday of each month (October through May) from 1-4p.m., free of charge. General Admission is $5. Members, military and families, and children under 12 admitted free of charge. For more information call (951) 684-7111 or visit this website.


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1/24-5/1/2016“Bauhaus twenty-21: An Ongoing Legacy” at Palm Springs Art Museum. These 21 photographs by Gordon Watkinson show stunning Bauhaus architecture that was built before 1933. These 12 architectural projects, furniture and buildings demonstrate how the modernism of this design style is timeless.

Palm Springs Art Museum, 101 Museum Dr., Palm Springs, CA 92262. Open Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays through Sundays from 10a.m. to 5p.m. and Thursdays from 12-8p.m. For more information call (760) 322-4800 or visit this website.


1/28-3/27/2016“Slot Canyon: Nature’s Abstract Art” at Chaffey Community Museum of Art in Ontario. The Spotlight Gallery features photography by Nancy and Paul Speaker. From vast canyons to abstract textures and colors, the hidden away places photographed by this duo evoke mystery with a little bit of danger into the viewing experience.   

Chaffey Community Museum of Art, 217 S. Lemon Ave., Ontario, CA 91761. Admission to the public is free Tuesdays through Sundays from 12-4p.m. For more information call (909) 463-3733 or visit this website.

 

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Adam Clark Vroman, Pueblo Basket Maker, Oraibi, 1900, from the permanent collection of the California Museum of Photography at UCR ARTSblock, The H.C. Setzer-Alexander/ Friends of Photography Collection.

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1/30-5/21/2016 “Myth and Majesty: Photographs Picturing the American Southwest” at California Museum of Photography in Riverside. Photographs depicting Native Americans from the Southwestern United States during the 1870s through the 1930s make up this exhibition. Pulled from the museum’s permanent collection, these photographs give insight into the cultures of the Hopi, Navajo and Zuni peoples.

California Museum of Photography, UCR ARTSblock, 3824 Main St., Riverside, CA 92501. Open Tuesdays through Saturdays from 12-5p.m. Also open First Thursday of the month from 6-p.m., free of charge and First Sunday of each month (October through May) from 1-4p.m., free of charge. General Admission is $3, students, seniors, children under 12 and members are all admitted free. For more information call (951) 827-4787 or visit this website.

 

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1/30-3/16/2016“Second Time Around: The Hubcap as Art” at Temecula Valley Museum. Creating art isn’t typically seen as an eco-friendly activity, however this project, which turns used automobile hubcaps into something beautiful, is exactly that. The transformation of what was once considered trash is not only eye-catching, it is also inspiring.

Temecula Valley Museum, 28314 Mercedes St., Temecula, CA 92590. Open Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10a.m. to 4p.m. and Sundays from 1-4p.m. Suggested donation for admission is $5 per person or $10 per family. For more information call (951) 694-6450 or visit this website.

 

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