is an artist-led scholarship endowment initiative and exhibition series anticipating the fiftieth anniversary of 50 + 50—A CREATIVE CENTURY FROM CHOUINARD TO CALARTS California Institute of the Arts and the centenary of Chouinard Art Institute, which was founded in 1921.
Fifty artist alumni will participate in the five-year program. The first group of artists includes
, John Baldessari , Anne Collier , Laddie John Dill , Joe Goode , Naotaka Hiro , Tony Oursler , Gala Porras-Kim , Stephen Prina , and Barbara T. Smith . Carrie Mae Weems
The inaugural group of works were on view this spring at
Redcat, and can now be seen in the , the virtual gallery space of Frieze Viewing Room Frieze New York 2020.
And check out the
. CalArts Expo 2020
Barbara T. Smith, , 2018, blown glass, water, and cotton rope; Invisible Carrie Mae Weems, , 2018–2019, archival digital print; Queen B Gala Porras-Kim, , 2019, Southwest stone, foam, acrylic paint, metal, wood. Artworks photographed by Composite Artifact Joshua White. CalArts, unknown photographer, circa 1971–1972, black and white photograph, courtesy and © California Institute of the Arts Archives Photographic Materials Collection. Anne Collier, , 2018, C-print, courtesy of the artist. Images courtesy and © the artists and published for Aura (John Baldessari 2003) CalArts by Lisa Ivorian-Jones.