JUNE 8, 2013

Incomplete Survey




Join us on June 8th as we celebrate Incomplete Survey!

Open Studios, summer food from The Dog Shack and live music!

W/ PREUSS HIGH SCHOOL   (special exhibition in Classroom)


SPACE 4 ART presents Incomplete Survey, an exhibition of works by students of local colleges and universities including San Diego State University, University of San Diego, University of California San Diego, Autonomous University of Baja California, and Point Loma Nazarene University, will open June 8, 2013 and continue through the month during regular gallery hours.

The exhibition features a variety of media from painting to video to installation, and a repurposed mobile art gallery truck (also a student work) mixing “high” and “low” ideas of art. Not a topical exhibit, but a starting point for connections between diverse works, the show reflects the choice and variety of ideas artists respond to in a contemporary context. However, several themes surface. The mark of the hand is highlighted, whether through a worn, repeatedly used object or controlled detail of a delicate sculpture. Similarly, tactility comes to the fore, asking the audience to touch an immense bubbling cork wall, or a rack of embroidered shirts. The idea of labor is evident, again with the soft but painstaking work of needlework, also contrasting with images and objects of agriculture. The playful use of sexuality in several works makes pleasure in the work more complex. Incomplete Survey brings young artists together from too often disconnected institutions in the area to find, from their heterogeneity, a starting point from which to imagine future of art in our region.


Incomplete Survey

University of San Diego (USD) Virginia da Rosa Rafal Kopacz Noé Olivas

San Diego State University (SDSU) Takuya Nemoto Cristal Chen Jazmin Manriquez

University of California San Diego (UCSD) Frankie Martin and Berglind Tómasdóttir Alida Cervantes Matt Savitsky

Point Loma Nazarene University (PLNU) Lauren Richards Emily Poole Stuart Ballew Jeff Allen

Autonomous University of Baja California (UABC) Colectivo Des Madchen

Allison Wiese- Professor USD
Eva Struble- Professor SDSU
Lael Corbin- Professor PLNU
Griselda Rosas- Professor UABC/ MFA Candidate at SDSU
Chris Warr- SPACE 4 ART Gallery Director
Vabianna Santos- Artist/ UCSD Alumni
Alida Cervantes (UCSD)


Emily Poole (PLNU)
Virginia da Rosa (USD)

Join us during the month of June for Incomplete Survey.

Gallery Hours: Wednesday - Saturday, 11 am - 4 pm

Also be sure to check out other exciting programming coming up in June like Parameters, Emerging Artist, Open Studios, Long Story Short, Burn this Image, Open Critique, and Drive By Cinema.