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2011-12 Exhibition Resource Guides

Wooden sculpture of a head done by Joe Brubaker.
Joe Brubaker: The Exquisite Garden
Apr. 1 – June 24, 2012

Bay area artist Joe Brubaker and a group of visiting artists and designers will collaborate with local Mira Costa College Art Students and artists on transforming the gallery into an installation piece called “The Exquisite Garden.” These artists and designers will use a collection of found objects, discarded materials, and scrap metal to transform the space into a sculptural garden. Surrounding the garden will be figurative sculptures by Joe Brubaker.

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  • Black and white drawing of a robot with a heart-shaped mylar balloon floating in its chest.
    Cannon Art Gallery 2012 Invitational
    Jan. 22 – Mar. 11, 2012

    Karen McGuire, the Cannon’s Curator of Exhibitions, has selected five artists from the 2011 Juried Biennial to be showcased in this 2012 Invitational Exhibition, including Robert Ecker (painting), Becky Guttin (assemblage), Roy Jenuine (sculpture), Robert Nelson (drawing), and Sasha Koozel Reibstein (ceramics).

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  • Italian female warrior puppet in full metal armor with red lips and dark hair. The World on a String: Puppets from the
    Alan Cook Collection
    Oct. 2 – Dec. 30, 2011

    See the world through wooden eyes with puppets from Bucharest, Palermo, Bali, Africa, Asia, North America and many more points around the globe. Featuring over 120 puppets from all over the world, this exhibition is on loan from the International Puppet Museum of Pasadena, and features a portion of the Alan Cook Collection, founder and director of the Museum. 

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  • Contact Information

    Cultural Arts Office
    Arts Education
    760-434-2901 phone reservations
    760-730-0329 fax

    2955 Elmwood St.
    Carlsbad, CA 92008

    Mailing address
    1200 Carlsbad Villiage Drive
    Carlsbad, CA 92008

    General Information

    This award-winning program, which is offered free to the schools, is generously supported in part by the California Arts Council, a state agency, and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency; Mrs. Teresa M. Cannon; The Carlsbad Library and Arts Foundation; and the Carlsbad Friends of the Arts.