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Tracing history, honoring a community Emigdio Vasquez mural highlights Chapman exhibitions included in Getty's Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA

September 15, 2017 by | Campus Life

It was the golden-brown eyes and work-worn face of the man in the outdoor mural that stopped the Chapman University student in her tracks. “It’s beautiful,” said Amanda Remy ’21, whose grandparents came from Mexico. “My family traditionally had the lighter brown eyes, so the way the eyes kind of seem to glow, that reminds


Vasquez mural to be featured in Getty’s 2017 Pacific Standard Time

October 21, 2016 by | Campus Life

A 37-year-old mural on the side of a Chapman University-owned apartment building on North Cypress Street — now restored under Chapman’s auspices, and considered a masterwork by a revered local artist and a treasured record of local Latino heritage — will be part of The Getty Institution’s popular Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA Southern-California-wide

Guggenheim Gallery exhibit blasts to the past

November 29, 2011 by | Arts and Culture

Art major Jennifer Seo ’14 totally gets that 30 sheets of black construction paper lined up in a row on an art gallery floor make for a bit of quirky minimalist art. “It’s something that you can’t just look at it by itself. It can be simple. By itself it can be questionable,” Seo said as

Opening the doors to a reprise of Chapman art history

November 22, 2011 by | Arts and Culture

In December 1966 the chairman of the Department of Art at then Chapman College mounted an exhibit featuring abstract sculpture created from ordinary objects like ping-pong balls and masking tape, but locked the gallery doors for the holiday break so nobody could see it. And that was precisely the point. Now Chapman