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UCSB Fall 2013 Exhibitions Opening Reception: Friday, October 25th from 5:30 to 7:30 pm

Please join us this Friday, October 25th for the opening reception of our Fall 2013 Exhibitions!

Dates: October 19-December 13, 2013

Opening Reception: Friday, October 25th from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m

Location: AD&A Museum, UC Santa Barbara

Prior to the reception, Martin Berger, curator of Freedom Now! Forgotten Photographs of the Civil Rights Struggle and Professor, History of Art and Visual Culture, UC Santa Cruz will be giving a lecture at 4:00 p.m.

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Lecture, Martin Berger-
Forgotten Photographs of the Civil Rights Struggle
Friday, October 25th
4:00 p.m. -5:00 p.m.
Arts Building, 1341

List of Fall 2013 Exhibitions:

Freedom Now! Forgotten Photographs of the Civil Rights Struggle
Freedom Now! showcases photographs rarely seen in the mainstream media, which depict the power wielded by black men, women and children in remaking U.S. society through their activism.

Year of Rebellion: The 1970 Isla Vista Riots, Photographs by Joe Melchione
Year of Rebellion documents a tumultuous year in Isla Vista, filled with protests against the Vietnam War and UCSB policies.

Artist-in-Residence: Fran Siegel, Translocation and Overlay (through April 19, 2014)
As an artist-in-residence, Fran Siegel has developed an innovative drawing project that examines the landscape, history and current state of the Santa Barbara region. Through 50 unique drawings and related porcelain components, Siegel visually deconstructs the city.

Ambiguous Histories: Selected Works from the Exit Art Portfolios
Ambiguous Histories explores contemporary artists’ use of history through their references to traditional artistic processes and canonical works of art and architecture.

Art and Its Discontents
The works in this group exhibition employ playful, serious and innovative means of addressing artists’ discontent with issues surrounding, political figures and politics, identity, gender and race.

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