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All MCAM exhibitions and programs are open to the public. Admission is free unless otherwise stated.

Colton APR 11, 2015 (un)common thread: Senior Exhibition Opening Reception 5:00–7:00 PM, ART MUSEUM The annual Senior Thesis Exhibition showcases the final bodies of work created by the 2015 graduating senior class of the Mills College Studio Art Program. Refreshments provided.

THE ARTISTS
Evelynn Aponte, Char Colton, Kelly Hird, Monica Medeiros, Brooke Porter, Claire Sanchez, Makaiwa Tong, France Viana, and Avery Ziegler.

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Jacqueline K. Gordon, It Only Happens All the Time, 2014 APR 22, 2015 A+P+I Lecture: Jacqueline Kiyomi Gordon 7:00 PM, DANFORTH LECTURE HALL Los Angeles-based artist Jacqueline Kiyomi Gordon works in sound, installation, sculpture and performance. Her work is devised around audio and spatial feedback systems that manipulate the visitor’s awareness of sound and space. She has had solo exhibitions at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, Eli Ridgway Gallery and Queens Nails. Jacqueline has received a Joan Mitchell Foundation MFA Award, two Cultural Equity Grants and has participated at artist residencies Skowhegan School of Drawing and Painting, EMPAC, Djerassi and Bemis Center for Contemporary Art. She received an MFA from Stanford in 2011.

Art + Process + Ideas (A+P+I) is a new artist-in-residence program created in collaboration with the Mills College Studio Art Department.
A+P+I Open House MAY 2, 2015 A+P+I Open House 4:00–6:00 PM, ART STUDIOS 114B, 114C, & 104 Come visit the studios of our A+P+I artists! After three months in residence, the artists will be presenting new works as well as works in progress. We encourage you to engage with them about their process and ideas.

Stay later for the Opening Reception of the 2015 MFA Exhibition from 6:00-8:00 pm.

Art + Process + Ideas (A+P+I) is a new artist-in-residence program created in collaboration with the Mills College Studio Art Department.
2015 MFA Exhibition Opening Reception MAY 2, 2015 Terra Incognita Opening Reception 6:00-8:00 PM, ART MUSEUM Join MCAM and the 2015 MFA artists for the opening of the Mills College MFA Thesis Exhibition. Refreshments provided.

2015 MFA Artists: Megan Ender, Jackie Farkas, Sara Kerr, Kevin Keul, Malena Lopez­-Maggi, Dani Padgett, Christine Patterson, Jess Smith, Rachelle Reichert, and Miranda Robbins.

Come early for the A+P+I Open house from 4:00-6:00 pm in art studios 114B, 114C, & 104.
spring open studios MAY 9, 2015 SPRING OPEN STUDIOS 1:00-5:00 PM, ART MUSEUM Come and visit the Studio Art MFA students in their studios and talk to the artists about their work.

Artists include: Megan Ender, Jackie Farkas, Sara Kerr, Kevin Keul, Malena Lopez­-Maggi, Dani Padgett, Christine Patterson, Jess Smith, Rachelle Reichert, and Miranda Robbins.
artist talk MAY 9, 2015 PAUL KOS ARTIST TALK 5:30-6:30 PM, ART MUSEUM Artist lecture by Paul Kos one of the founders of the Conceptual art movement in California. Kos (together with his contemporaries Vito Acconci and Bruce Nauman) was one of the first artists to incorporate video, sound and interactivity into his sculptural installations. Come and hear Kos discuss his work.
film screening MAY 23, 2015 MFA FILM SCREENING 6:00-7:30 PM, DANFORTH LECTURE HALL An evening screening of film and video work made by MFA students from the Studio Art Department.
bodies of water 5.31.15 MAY 31, 2015 BODIES OF WATER 4:00-6:00 PM, MCAM COURTYARD An afternoon of collaborative performances by members of the art, dance and music departments. The performances offer an interdisciplinary interpretation of the connection between the human body and the ocean.
A+P+I Open House JUN 24, 2015 A+P+I Opening Reception 6:00–8:00 PM, ART MUSEUM The Mills College Art Museum is excited to present new works created by the A+P+I artists while in residence at Mills College. Come meet the artists and see what their 5-month residency inspired! Refreshments provided.

Art + Process + Ideas (A+P+I) is a new artist-in-residence program created in collaboration with the Mills College Studio Art Department.