Round Trip: Eight East Los Angeles College Alumni Artists

Large & Small Galleries
May 20 to August 19, 2011

ROUND TRIP: Eight East Los Angeles College Alumni Artists unites a cross-section of renowned visual artists whose artistic careers originated in East LA.

ROUND TRIP presents approximately 80 artworks made by 8 artists Diane Gamboa, Gronk, Clement Hanami, Will Herrón III, Judithe Hernández, Kent Twitchell, John Valadez, and Patssi Valdez. Each artist is featured in a mini-retrospective format with a spectrum of work produced over the last thirty years. Range of media includes painting, drawing, installation, photography and video.

A full-color, 48-page catalog with essay by writer and ELAC alumnus Max Benavidez accompanies the show.

Diane Gamboa, 'Consensual Behavior,' 2003, acrylic on canvas, courtesy of the artist

Diane Gamboa, 'Consensual Behavior,' 2003, acrylic on canvas, courtesy of the artist