Torrance Art Museum Presents: Why Art Matters!

June 17, 2017

May 17, 2017

6:00 pm To 9:00 pm

Torrance Art Museum, Civic Center Drive, Torrance, CA, United States

Admission is free.

Event Description

Why Art Matters! is Torrance Art Museum’s response to the potential defunding of the National Endowment for the Arts. The Museum has invited leading curators from across Southern California to nominate artists that reflect upon the project.

The Artists: Chaz Bojorquez, Beatriz Cortez with Rafa Esparza, Finishing School, Arshia Haq, Kenyatta AC Hinkle, Linda Pollack, Henry Taylor, Glen Wilson, Liat Yossifor

The Curators are: Dan Cameron, Emily Gonzalez-Jarrett, Kio Griffith, Nancy Meyer, Kristina Newhouse, Paul Schimmel, Max Presneill, Tyler Stallings, Catherine Taft


About the Organizers

Torrance Art Museum is the premiere visual art space to view contemporary art in the South Bay. It is a program of the City of Torrance Cultural Services Division of the Community Services Department.

How to Register?

Admission is free.

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