The Edge of Light: Historic and Contemporary Perspectives on California Abstraction
September 21 – October 26, 2019
Members & Patrons Preview: September 28 | 5:30pm–6:30pm
Public Opening Reception: September 28 | 6:30pm–9pm
Surf City Arts Fest: October 13 | 11am–4pm
Art for Lunch: October 17 | 11:30am–1:30pm
Film Screening, Kusama Infinity: October 24 | 6:30pm–8:30pm
The Edge of Light surveys California abstraction from mid-century to the present. The show features both historic and contemporary artists including Lita Albuquerque, Peter Alexander, Stephanie Bachiero, Larry Bell, Mary Corse, Tony Delap, Joe Goode, Scot Heywood, John M. Miller, Cole Sternberg, De Wain Valentine, and others. This exhibition brings together the two key elements of West Coast minimalism; hard-edge abstraction and California Light and Space, and celebrates a generation of California-based artists who have explored the possibilities of abstraction via a multitude of mediums.