50 TO WATCH
Julia S. Rasor joins fifty visual artists from Greater San Diego juried into 50 TO WATCH by two museum curators. The program offers national exposure for San Diego’s creative marketplace.
The exhibition is at The Studio Door, a North Park gallery at 3750 30th Street, San Diego. Program dates:
Exhibition Dates: April 1 – May 15, 2016
Opening Reception: April 2, 2016 6 PM – 9 PM
Closing Reception: May 14, 2016 6 PM – 9 PM
In addition to the exhibition, a catalog will be published and distributed.
A closing reception and publication launch is scheduled for 6 PM on May 14 at The Studio Door (3750 30th Street, San Diego). Artwork and artist catalogs will be available for purchase. For more information, visit www.50toWatch.com or call (619) 255 – 4920.
Jenna S. Jacobs – Curatorial Manager of Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego
Christine Knoke Hietbrink – Director of Exhibitions and Chief Curator of Mingei Int’l Museum
Sculptures from two of Julia’s series have been selected for publication, “Tethered Spirit” will be in the exhibition.
“FractAlien Agglomeration” 40″ x 18″ x 12″ which is the first of the FractAlien Series=Fractured Alien. The FractAlien is a creature with an incomplete, fractured skin that can be peered through to see within to the structural skeleton. This sculpture is an agglomeration of various body parts: hand, head, thorax, and foot. The base is found rusty steel. More sculpture from this series can be viewed at FineArtSculpt.com.
“Tethered Spirit” 13″ x 10″ x 5″, a mixed media sculpture from Julia’s Spirit series, represents a rising from wreckage. The base is a found piece of aluminum frame. More sculpture from this series can be viewed at FineArtSculpt.com.
As with these two sculptures, Julia frequently incorporates discarded found artifacts transforming her sculpture into edgy new fine art that retains a history.
The full Press Release of the 50 TO WATCH program is below:
EXHIBIT PUTS SAN DIEGO ARTISTS IN NATIONAL SPOTLIGHT
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