Introducing our 2020 Getty Marrow Undergraduate Interns

This blog post features brief interviews with our 2020 Getty Marrow Undergraduate Interns, Madison Quiroz, Curatorial and Collections intern, and Lizette Carrasco, Education and Public Programming intern. This year our interns have had to navigate their internships under the unique circumstances of COVID-19. We asked them a few questions about how they have been coping… Read More Introducing our 2020 Getty Marrow Undergraduate Interns

VPAM guest curators awarded Warhol Foundation Grant

Monterey Park, California — The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts has awarded a $42,000 Curatorial Fellowship to C. Ondine Chavoya and David Evans Frantz to prepare their exhibition “Teddy Sandoval and the Butch Gardens School of Art” scheduled for 2022–23 at the Vincent Price Art Museum and Williams College Museum of Art, Massachusetts.… Read More VPAM guest curators awarded Warhol Foundation Grant

Ephemeral Traces: Collective Memory and Culture in the Work of Guadalupe Rosales

by Lizette Carrasco, VPAM Student Tutor Art has a way of evoking a memory to a time when life was simpler: when connecting with a friend was just a phone call away, to mailing hand-written letters, and back when backyard parties were promoted through word of mouth or handing out a distinctive flyer. The evolution… Read More Ephemeral Traces: Collective Memory and Culture in the Work of Guadalupe Rosales

Yolanda González’s Sueño De Familia/Dream of Family

by Breanna Fierro, VPAM Student Tutor The Alhambra based artist, Yolanda González, looks to give back to her community through watercolor and ceramic workshops out of her studio Ma Art Space, and Inner City Arts, an arts organization for underserved youth. González frequently participates as a guest speaker and panelist for a variety of organizations… Read More Yolanda González’s Sueño De Familia/Dream of Family

Transferring to Your Dream School… and Then, Coronavirus: An Interview With Janet Macias

by Saran Alderson, VPAM Student Tutor The goal for a lot of students at East Los Angeles College (ELAC) is to find a major they are passionate about and then transfer to the perfect school to continue to study that topic. This year, plenty of students graduated, transferred, and then the whole world changed just… Read More Transferring to Your Dream School… and Then, Coronavirus: An Interview With Janet Macias

The History of Vincent Price’s Art Collection at East Los Angeles College

by Constance Villalvazo, VPAM Student Tutor Peter Wu’s exhibition Rise of the Fly II, which opened at the Vincent Price Art Museum in 2016, explored changing societal fears and the nature of reconstituted imagery. The artist did this via installation, utilizing both the scores and film stills of Kurt Neumann’s 1958 horror classic The Fly,… Read More The History of Vincent Price’s Art Collection at East Los Angeles College