NERY GABRIEL LEMUS, Artist. Nery Gabriel Lemus was born in Los Angeles, in 1977. The subjects in his work range from issues of stereotype, division and immigration to problems in society that can lead to the failure of families. Lemus received his BFA at Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California (2007) and his MFA at the California Institute of the Arts in Valencia, California (2009). Lemus also attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in Maine (2008). He is a recipient of a California Community Foundation Fellowship, a COLA Fellowship Grant from the Department of Cultural Affairs, and the Rema Hort Mann Foundation Fellowship Award. He is represented by Charlie James Gallery in Los Angeles.
KaleidoLA: The Speaker Series of the Department of Art & Art History provides a context to explore a "kaleidoscopic range of interdisciplinary and intersecting experiences and pathways in the art world and Los Angeles. The Friday speaker series features presentations and workshops by a spectrum of emerging and veteran practitioners, as well as recent alumni with studio arts, art history, and beyond.
Friday, February 17 at 12:15pm to 1:15pm
Murphy Recital Hall
1955 Ignatian Circle, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA 90045, USA