Below are News items in the category of Arts Library

Submit Your Art to the Library's Wireless Art Network (WAN)

We are currently accepting applications from artists for the launch of our Wireless Art Network. There are no qualifications besides being a student at UCSB, and wanting to make all new work for this project.

On Exhibit in the Library: Against The Wall: Social Justice and Civil Unrest in California, 1960s-1980s

This exhibition will explore communities of color in California and their struggles for civil rights and social justice in the sixties to the eighties.

Artist Diane Gamboa to Speak at the Library on October 23rd

On October 23rd at 4pm, artist Diane Gamboa will give an illustrated exhibition talk in the Library’s Mary Cheadle Room on the third floor. This event is free and open to the public

On Display in the Library: Central Avenue Over Time

A new display in the Ethnic & Gender Studies Library spotlights Central Avenue, a historic and major north-south thoroughfare in Los Angeles, from the turn of the 20th century to today.

On Exhibit in the Library: Altered States: Diane Gamboa and the Aesthetics of Provocation

n conjunction with Diane Gamboa's Regents' Lectureship in the Fall of 2013, this exhibition of twelve silkscreen prints by the Los Angeles-based Chicana artist will explore the work of this artist as subaltern provocateur.

Oct. 15 Lecture: "Bookscapes: Trading Knowledge in British Colonial India"

Bookscapes: Trading Knowledge in British Colonial India, a public lecture by Professor Swati Chattopadhyay in in conjunction with the exhibition Conjuring Indipes: Trading Knowledge in British a: British Views of the Subcontinent, 1780-1870.

On Exhibit in the Library: The Art of Science

The pieces exhibited in the Library were winners in UCSB’s first annual Art of Science competition, held during the summer of 2013. Winners were judged on their aesthetic excellence as well as scientific or technical interest.

Spirit of Unity: Leland Wong and the Nihonmachi Street Fair

In honor of the 40th anniversary of the Nihonmachi Street Fair, which takes place in San Francisco's Japantown every summer, the UCSB Library is exhibiting annual street fair posters by artist and photographer Leland Wong.

Vote in the First Annual "Art of Science" Competition

The first annual UCSB Art of Science Competition closed to submissions last week with 37 entries received that visually communicate the beauty in scientific investigation.

UC Faculty Adopt Open Access Policy

On July 24, 2013, the Academic Senate of the University of California passed an Open Access Policy.