Featured Faculty

Karolina Karlic CCA Lecture March 6th
Mon, Mar 6, 2017, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
CAA Oakland Campus Ralls 202
Karolina Karlic - work featured by Mark Alice Durant on Saint Lucy
Wed, Feb 8, 2017 - Fri, Jun 30, 2017
Terraforming: Art and Engineering in the Sacramento Watershed Jan 26
Thu, Jan 26, 2017 - Sun, Apr 30, 2017
"Migration Then and Now" - Emeriti Faculty Lecture with Lewis Watts
Tue, Nov 29, 2016, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
UCSC Music Recital Hall
Beth Stephens and Annie Sprinkle film screening and Q&A at LMU
Thu, Oct 27, 2016, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Jennifer Parker contribution to Artistic Citizenship
Thu, Oct 13, 2016 - Mon, Oct 31, 2016
Oceanic Scales by Gene A. Felice II & Jennifer Parker
Mon, Oct 3, 2016 - Sun, Oct 23, 2016
Beth Stephens & Annie Sprinkle participate in Documenta 14 - Athens, Greece 2016
Wed, Sep 14, 2016 - Sat, Apr 8, 2017
Noah Buchanan at Dacia Gallery
Wed, Sep 7, 2016 - Thu, Sep 29, 2016
Professor Beth Stephens and Annie Sprinkle on KQED
Thu, Jun 23, 2016 - Thu, Jun 30, 2016
Dee Hibbert-Jones and Nomi Talisman win 2016 Emmy Award!
Sat, Jun 4, 2016 - Thu, Jun 30, 2016
Open Engagement 2016 with UCSC faculty April 30th
Sat, Apr 30, 2016, 10:00 am - 10:50 am
UCSC’s Tra Bouscaren showing at Hotel del Sol in San Francisco
Fri, Apr 29, 2016 - Sat, Apr 30, 2016
Dee Hibbert Jones in Questioning Aesthetics Symposium 4/28/16
Thu, Apr 28, 2016, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
UCSC Art Department’s Melissa Gwyn at Art Market San Francisco 4/28 - 5/1
Wed, Apr 27, 2016 - Sun, May 1, 2016
UCSC's Lewis Watts honored with Dickson Emeriti Professorship Award
Fri, Apr 22, 2016 - Fri, Apr 29, 2016
Noah Buchanan’s portrait at National Gallery London
Thu, Apr 7, 2016 - Sat, May 7, 2016
UCSC Associate Professor Dee Hibbert-Jones Awarded Guggenheim Fellowship!
Wed, Apr 6, 2016 - Fri, May 6, 2016
UCSC’s Art Lecturer Tra Bouscaren showing at Fort Mason and MAH
Sat, Mar 26, 2016 - Sun, Jul 24, 2016
UCSC’s Tra Bouscaren Exhibition Openings
Sat, Mar 26, 2016 - Thu, Apr 7, 2016
Melissa Gwyn in Catamaran Literary Reader and on exhibit at Bilitzer Gallery
Sat, Mar 5, 2016 - Wed, Mar 30, 2016
Beth Stephens screening of Goodbye Gauley Mountain at the Sanchez Art Center
Fri, Mar 4, 2016
Enrique Leal to show at Photogravure at Manhattan Graphics Center
Tue, Mar 1, 2016 - Wed, Mar 30, 2016
Prof. Beth Stephens Ecosexual Lecture and Walking Tour at Walker Museum + Outsider Festival Legacy Award
Sat, Feb 13, 2016 - Fri, Feb 19, 2016
Enrique Leal speaking at CAA 2016 Conference
Sat, Feb 6, 2016, 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Professor Dee Hibbert-Jones & Nomi Talisman win IDA award for Best Short
Tue, Dec 8, 2015 - Wed, Dec 23, 2015
Professor Beth Stephens - Rydell Visual Arts Fellowship at Blitzer Gallery December 4th
Fri, Dec 4, 2015, 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dee Hibbert-Jones FILM SCREENING: Kresge Town Hall December 3
Thu, Dec 3, 2015, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Kresge Town Hall (UCSC)
AGAINST PARTICIPATION: Social Action and the Conditions of Neoliberalism
Wed, Nov 11, 2015 - Fri, Nov 13, 2015
Archivi Migranti - created by E.G. Crichton
Sun, Nov 1, 2015, 5:00 pm
Museo d'Art Moderna di Bologna ITALY
Dee Hibbert-Jones wins best short documentary film at Hamptons International Film Festival
Thu, Oct 15, 2015 - Fri, Oct 30, 2015
Professor Dee Hibbert-Jones, Film: Last Day of Freedom
Wed, Sep 23, 2015 - Mon, Nov 23, 2015
Peter Loftus - THEN AND NOW: Twenty Five Years of Painting Santa Cruz
Fri, Sep 4, 2015, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Professor Beth Stephens: Here Come the Ecosexuals! at West Virginia University
Tue, Sep 1, 2015 - Wed, Sep 2, 2015
Professor Beth Stephens: E.A.R.T.H. Lab in the news!
Wed, Aug 5, 2015 - Sat, Oct 31, 2015
Dee Hibbert-Jones documentary film "Last Day of Freedom" is coming to San Francisco June 13&15
Sat, Jun 13, 2015 - Mon, Jun 15, 2015
Professor Beth Stephens: Here Come The Ecosexuals!
Sun, Jun 7, 2015 - Sun, Jun 28, 2015
Enrique Leal Brings His Unobserved Phenomena from Madrid to UC Santa Cruz
Fri, May 22, 2015 - Sun, Jun 14, 2015
UC Santa Cruz’s Foundry Is One of Kind
Wed, May 20, 2015 - Sat, Jun 13, 2015
Art-Science Triptychs in Earth Summit Event
Fri, Apr 24, 2015, 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Dee Hibbert-Jones' documentary "Last Day of Freedom" wins awards at Full Frame Film Festival!
Fri, Apr 17, 2015
Frank Galuszka Paintings Winfield Gallery 4/12 2pm-4pm
Sun, Apr 12, 2015, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Elliot Anderson show opening Saturday April 11th 7:00 - 10:00 at 2nd Floor Projects
Sat, Apr 11, 2015, 7:00 pm - 10:20 pm
Robin Hunicke - Recent Activity
Thu, Apr 2, 2015 - Mon, Apr 13, 2015
Goodbye Gauley Mountain: An Ecosexual Love Story (movie screening) Huntington, WV
Thu, Mar 26, 2015, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Goodbye Gauley Mountain: An Ecosexual Love Story (movie screening) Lexington KY
Tue, Mar 24, 2015, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Dee Hibbert-Jones animation project: Last Day of Freedom Screenings
Fri, Mar 13, 2015 - Thu, Apr 30, 2015
ArtScy highlighting creators who combine art, design, science, and technology.
Wed, Feb 25, 2015 - Thu, Dec 31, 2015
NEWS: Staff Spotlight: Hannah Pederson, Administrative Manager/Art Department
Fri, Feb 20, 2015 - Fri, Feb 27, 2015
The Black Presence in Contemporary France - A journey through photo & conversation with Lewis Watts
Sat, Feb 7, 2015, 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Art Department Chair, Professor Jennifer Parker, is featured in the February 2015 issue of SciArt in America
Sun, Feb 1, 2015 - Sat, Feb 28, 2015
LO REAL MARAVILLOSO // THE MARVELOUS REAL
Tue, Jan 20, 2015 - Sat, Feb 28, 2015
OpenLab at Museum of Art and History :: 3rd Friday Magic
Fri, Jan 16, 2015, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Art 119-02 Digital Storytelling in Santa Cruz Sentinel
Mon, Dec 22, 2014 - Wed, Dec 31, 2014
Professor Jennifer Parker to present at The Living Room Light Exchange with Brian Christain and Kadet Kuhne in Oakland, CA
Tue, Nov 18, 2014, 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Join UCSC OpenLab @ the LAB in San Francisco with Art Professor & Chair Jennifer Parker
Thu, Oct 23, 2014 - Sat, Oct 25, 2014
The LAB in San Francisco, 2948 16th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
Professor Jimin Lee - solo exhibition ALL OVER in Korea and China
Mon, Oct 20, 2014 - Fri, Oct 31, 2014
Welcome to New Art Faculty Member Robin Hunicke, Associate Professor Art and Game Design
Sat, Oct 11, 2014 - Wed, Oct 22, 2014
Christina Waters Portraits
Fri, Oct 3, 2014, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Welcome New Faculty member Enrique Leal, Assistant Professor Print Media
Tue, Sep 30, 2014 - Sun, Nov 30, 2014
BLUE - Peter Loftus art exhibition at Thomas Reynolds Gallery in San Francisco
Fri, Jul 11, 2014 - Sat, Aug 23, 2014
2291 Pine Street at Fillmore. San Francisco, CA 94115
Standing in Their Truth: a presentation/conversation with Dee Hibbert-Jones, Nomi Talisman and Rhodessa Jones
Fri, Jun 27, 2014, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
YBCA Screening Room
Art Professor Elizabeth Stephens’ film screenings in England and San Francisco
Wed, Jun 11, 2014, 3:15 pm - Thu, Jun 19, 2014, 11:15 pm
Professor Jennifer Parker exhibits with SonicSENSE at the L.A.S.T. Festival at ZERO1 in San Jose
Fri, Jun 6, 2014 - Sat, Jun 7, 2014
UCSC OpenLab at the Bay Area Maker Faire May 17th & 18th 2014
Fri, May 16, 2014 - Sun, May 18, 2014
Lewis Watts Photography Exhibition & Reception
Thu, May 15, 2014, 4:42 pm - 9:00 pm
Art Professor Norman Locks to Present "Photographic Social Landscape Narratives by an Abstract Realist"
Tue, May 6, 2014, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Digital Arts Research Center Room 108
Art Professor Beth Stephens and Performance Artist Annie Sprinkle to "Marry The Soil - A Dirty Ecosexual Wedding"
Thu, May 1, 2014
YBCA Awards Residency to Associate Art Professor Dee Hibbert-Jones and Nomi Talisman
Fri, Apr 25, 2014
UCSC receives NEA grant for Associate Professor Parker's art/science project on ocean ecology
Thu, Apr 24, 2014
Art Department Chair, Jennifer Parker Celebrates Earth Day 2014 in Oakland with a Public Lecture
Tue, Apr 22, 2014, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Art faculty Lewis Watts to present EVIDENCE: The search for traces of the cultural history in the African Diaspora
Tue, Mar 11, 2014, 5:00 pm
Art 133
Art faculty Lewis Watts exhibiting photographs from his book "New Orleans Suite" in Paris
Mon, Mar 10, 2014 - Sun, Aug 31, 2014
221 avenue Jean-Jaurès
The Art Department welcomes Arts Dean's Visiting Eminent Professors Newton and Helen Harrison
Mon, Mar 10, 2014 - Mon, Mar 6, 2017
Bridging Santa Cruz: Spanning 50 Years of Printmaking Exhibition featuring Art faculty and staff.
Mon, Mar 3, 2014 - Fri, Apr 11, 2014
Cabrillo Gallery, Library Room 1002
Art faculty Elliot Anderson to present at UCSC’s Institute of the Arts and Sciences LASER (Leonardo Art/Science Evening Rendezvous)
Tue, Feb 25, 2014, 6:45 pm
Digital Arts Research Center (DARC) Rm 108
Art Lecturer Jeremiah Barber performance with Ingrid Rojas Contreras
Fri, Feb 21, 2014, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Southern Exposure
Art faculty Melissa Gwyn will speak at the College Art Association (CAA) conference February 2014
Fri, Feb 14, 2014, 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
College Art Association Conference
Art Lecturer Jeremiah Barber received Eureka Fellowship for 2015
Wed, Feb 12, 2014
Goodbye Gauley Mountain: An Ecosexual Love Story screening and discussion with filmmakers
Tue, Feb 4, 2014, 5:00 pm
Communications Room 103
Art Department Chair, Jennifer Parker with UCSC OpenLab at the Museum of Art and History in Santa Cruz for a night of MAGIC!
Fri, Jan 17, 2014, 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Art Faculty Elliott Anderson Lecturing at the Sun Valley Art Center "Wish You Were Here" Exhibition
Thu, Jan 16, 2014, 6:00 pm
Sun Valley Center for the Arts
Art Faculty Beth Stephens Awarded Rydell Visual Arts Fellowships for 2014 and 2015
Sun, Jan 12, 2014
Goodbye Gauley Mountain: An Ecosexual Love Story by Beth Stephens with Annie Sprinkle awarded Santa Cruz Film Festival's "Spirit of Action Prize"
Fri, Jan 3, 2014
Santa Cruz Film Festival
‘Capturing Moments: Tracing the Journey’ exhibition by Professor Jimin Lee
Wed, Jan 1, 2014 - Sat, Feb 22, 2014
Calgary, Alberta
The Porter Sesnon Gallery at UCSC is proud to present: Goodbye Gauley Mountain
Fri, Dec 6, 2013, 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mary Porter Sesnon Gallery
Art Professor Lewis Watts presents at Ruhr-University Conference: After the Storm, the Cultural Politics of Hurricane Katrina
Fri, Dec 6, 2013 - Sat, Dec 7, 2013
E.G. Crichton Article to be Published in Art Journal: Winter, 2014: Migrating Archives
Sun, Dec 1, 2013
Artist/Professor Sean Monaghan to Pour Bronze in the Foundry on Friday 11/15!
Fri, Nov 15, 2013
TA Foundry
Art faculty Beth Stephen's film Goodbye Gauley Mountain: An Ecosexual Love Story screening in the Santa Cruz Film Festival
Thu, Nov 7, 2013, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Del Mar Theater
Art Department Chair, Jennifer Parker to present OpenLab with DANM Graduate Student Gene Felice at UCSC Leonardo Art/Science
Tue, Nov 5, 2013, 6:45 am - 8:45 am
Art Faculty E.G. Crichton Solo Exhibit "My Immovable Truth: a Dallas Lineage"
Mon, Oct 28, 2013
African American Museum
Art Faculty E.G. Crichton Solo Exhibit "Migrating Archives: LGBT Delegates from Collections Around the World"
Mon, Oct 21, 2013
James Branch Cabell Library
Art Faculty Dee Hibbert-Jones participates in MAP (Make Art with Purpose) Festival
Sat, Oct 12, 2013, 3:00 pm
Alamo Draft House Cinema-Richardson Theater
Art Department Chair Jennifer Parker presents at UC Berkeley Leonardo Art Science Evening Rendezvous (LASER)
Wed, Oct 9, 2013, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Art Faculty Frank Galuszka Research on Philadelphia Narrative Figurative Painters of the 1980's.
Sun, Sep 29, 2013 - Wed, Oct 30, 2013
Woodmere Mueseum
Art Faculty Elizabeth Stephens and Partner Annie Sprinkle Present at the University of Wisconsin’s Chazen Museum
Wed, Sep 25, 2013 - Thu, Sep 26, 2013
University of Wisconsin’s Chazen Museum
Art Faculty Beth Stephen's Film Premiere Goodbye Gauley Mountain:An Ecosexual Love Story
Sat, Aug 17, 2013, 7:00 pm - Tue, Aug 20, 2013, 4:00 pm
See video UCSC Art faculty, Sean Monaghan showcased in Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History: "Work in Progress" video
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 - Thu, Jun 20, 2013
Art Department Chair Jennifer Parker to present at the Balance_Unbalance Conference 2013 in Australia
Fri, May 31, 2013 - Sun, Jun 2, 2013
Noosa, Queensland, Australia
Faculty member Beth Stephens speaking in lecture series at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía
Fri, May 24, 2013 - Sat, May 25, 2013
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía
See video UCSC OpenLab at the Bay Area Maker Faire May 18th & 19th 2013
Sat, May 18, 2013 - Sun, May 19, 2013
Goodbye Gauley Mountain Potluck, Lecture and Film Screening
Sat, May 4, 2013, 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Redwood Resort
GoodTimes Best of Santa Cruz County voted Beth Stephans "Best Exosexual"
Wed, Apr 24, 2013
The Dinner Parties: art & agriculture features Art Professor E.G. Crichton
Wed, Apr 17, 2013, 5:00 pm - Wed, May 8, 2013, 5:00 pm
Mary Porter Sesnon Art Gallery
A panel discussion exploring theory, science, art, & the public created by Art Professors Kate O'Riordan & Jennifer Parker
Wed, Apr 17, 2013, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
UCSC DARC RM 108
Artist Talk: Melissa Gwyn
Wed, Apr 17, 2013, 2:00 pm - Thu, Apr 18, 2013, 2:30 pm
CNM Campus, Smith-Brasher Hall, Room 100
Goodbye Gauley Mountain Benefit Dinner, Lecture and Film Screening
Sat, Mar 30, 2013, 6:30 am
Center for Sex and Culture
Featured Faculty by the Art Division-Beth Stephens, eco artist
Tue, Mar 26, 2013
Assoc. Prof. Dee Hibbert-Jones awarded the Cal Humanities California Documentary Research & Development Grant
Fri, Mar 15, 2013
Art Department Faculty Melissa Gwyn Featured in 516 Gallery Exhibition
Sat, Mar 9, 2013 - Sat, Jun 1, 2013
516 Arts
Professor Parker talks with ARTnews about Art & Science
Fri, Mar 8, 2013 - Sun, Mar 31, 2013
Associate Professor Dee Hibbert-Jones Concluding Roundtable Event: Occupation Affect on Political Emotion
Sat, Mar 2, 2013, 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Associate Professor Parker OpenLab:Mechatronic's Research Group in collaboration with DANM and Theater Arts
Fri, Mar 1, 2013, 7:00 am - Sun, Mar 10, 2013, 8:00 pm
Dee Hibbert-Jones speaks at the New Media Caucus Event: 2013 CAA Conference
Wed, Feb 13, 2013
National Academy Museum & School, New York
Professor EG Crichton to speak at CAA Conference in New York
Wed, Feb 13, 2013 - Thu, Feb 14, 2013
ArtSPACE, New York, NY
MIGRATING ARCHIVES: LGBT Delegates from Collections Around the World by Professor E.G. Crichton
Fri, Feb 1, 2013, 6:00 pm - Sat, Feb 2, 2013, 8:00 pm
GLBT History Museum in San Francisco
Prof. Watts presents at the Black Portraiture[s]: The Black Body in the West Conference
Thu, Jan 17, 2013 - Sun, Jan 20, 2013
Université Paris Diderot - Paris 7
The Collaboration: A Retrospective of the Works of Professor Elizabeth Stephens & Annie Sprinkle
Sat, Jan 12, 2013 - Sat, Feb 16, 2013
Los Angeles, China Town
Galuszka's Painterly Re-inventions
Tue, Jan 8, 2013
Associate Professor Jimin Lee Artist-in-Residence at Guanlan Original Printmaking Base
Mon, Dec 17, 2012
Art Department Chair, Jennifer Parker to present OpenLab at Leonardo Art/Science Evening Rendezvous (LASER Series)
Wed, Dec 12, 2012, 6:45 pm - 9:00 pm
Associate Professor Kate O'Riordan Tracks the Digital Edge
Mon, Dec 10, 2012
Professor E.G. Crichton Jentel Artist in Residency Banner, Wyoming
Sat, Dec 1, 2012
Art Professor Lewis Watts' Photographic Quest
Mon, Oct 1, 2012
Faculty/Student Exhibition: SonicPlace
Fri, Jul 13, 2012, 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Intersection for the Arts, 925 Mission St., San Francisco
ArtHERE Launched!
Mon, May 21, 2012 - Wed, Aug 1, 2012
The Butterfly Effect: Installation by Shelby Graham
Fri, Mar 2, 2012, 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History, 705 Front St.
Exhibition Announcement: Noah Buchanan
Fri, Feb 10, 2012 - Sat, Mar 10, 2012
750 Post St., San Francisco, CA
Richard Wohlfeiler: Laser Cut Relief Prints
Wed, Feb 1, 2012, 5:00 pm - Fri, Mar 16, 2012, 12:00 pm
Porter Faculty Gallery
Jimin Lee: Ancient Artform, Digital Technique
Mon, Jan 30, 2012
Featured Faculty: Jennifer Parker
Mon, Oct 31, 2011 - Wed, Nov 30, 2011
Open Studios: Susan Friedman
Sat, Oct 29, 2011, 11:00 am - Sun, Oct 30, 2011, 6:00 pm
Hunters Point Shipyard, San Francisco
Hanna Hannah: Frames of War
Sat, Jun 18, 2011 - Sat, Sep 10, 2011
560 South First Street, San Jose, CA 95113
Elizabeth Stephens and Annie Sprinkle Present: SexEcology
Fri, Jun 17, 2011 - Sun, Jun 19, 2011
Center for Sex and Culture, 1349 Mission St., San Francisco
Transmutations
Sat, Mar 26, 2011 - Fri, May 13, 2011
998 Market Street @ Taylor St, San Francisco, CA 94102
Paul Rangell: Amusements and Adjustments
Tue, Jan 18, 2011 - Sat, Mar 12, 2011
Eloise Pickard Smith Gallery, Cowell College
In the Mirror: Jimin Lee
Thu, Nov 11, 2010 - Sat, Dec 18, 2010
3850 Wilshire Boulevard #107, Los Angeles, CA 90010
Hanna Hannah: New Paintings
Fri, Sep 24, 2010 - Sat, Oct 23, 2010
1710 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
The Equus Collection by Susan Friedman
Thu, Sep 16, 2010 - Sun, Oct 24, 2010
INJA, 215 15th St., San Francisco, CA
Faculty Show: "Groundswell" at Kala Art
Fri, May 21, 2010 - Sat, Jul 3, 2010
2990 San Pablo Ave., Berkeley, CA 94702