Save the Date! ARLIS/NA Southern California Chapter Fall Business Meeting on October 19

ARLIS/NA Southern California Chapter Fall Business Meeting – Friday, October 19, 2018

Save the date and join us for a day of tours and discussion with your Southern California colleagues!

  • UCLA Film & Television Archive Tour in Santa Clarita
    Visit the second largest moving image archive in the United States after the Library of Congress, and the world’s largest university-based media archive.
  • CalArts Film Library Tour in Valencia
    The CalArts Library supports student and faculty artist/scholars with a collection of over 200,000 physical items and approximately 300,000 electronic resources, as well as unique archival and rare-book collections.
  • Talk by Kathy Carbone: Critical Interventions: Contemporary Art Practice in the Archive
    Kathy Carbone is the institute archivist, performing arts librarian, a faculty member in the Herb Alpert School of Music, and an adjunct faculty member in the School of Critical Studies at the California Institute of the Arts (CalArts), where she teaches courses in music research methodologies and archives and art-making. She is also a lecturer in the Department of Information Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), where she teaches a course on archives and art practices.
  • Chapter Business Meeting
  • Reception at the Salt Creek Grille

More details coming soon!

ARLIS/NA Southern California Chapter visit to Sterling Ruby Studio

Date: Tuesday, August 7, 2018
Time: 10:30 am
Cost: $5/members, $10/non-members, free for students
Please RSVP at:
Address and parking details will be sent via email prior to the tour

Sterling Ruby (American. b. 1972) received a BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and an MFA from Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California. He works with a wide range of aesthetic and material strategies, from sculptures made of saturated, glossy, poured polyurethane, bronze and steel, to drawings, collages, richly glazed ceramics, spray-paint paintings, photography and video, as well as textile works that include quilts, tapestries, garments, and soft sculptures.

Photo courtesy of Sterling Ruby Studio

New issue of Canvas

The Winter 2018 issue of Canvas is here!

Inside you’ll find…
• An update from 2017 Chair/2018 Past-Chair, Simone Fujita
• A member spotlight with Robert Gore of the UCLA Arts Library
• Reports from travel award winners Lucy Campbell, Karly Wildenhaus, and Emily Coxe
• A recap of last year’s 45th Annual Conference in New Orleans and a look forward to the upcoming 46th Annual Conference in New York
• An update from the ARLIS/NA Board Chapters Liaison, Catherine Essinger
• Details about “Engaging The Iterative: Pedagogical Experiments Across Art And Design Disciplines,” an ARLIS/NA-sponsored panel at the CAA Conference in Los Angeles
• Photos from events at ArtCenter Library, USC Libraries’ ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, and Brand Library & Art Center

Thank you to all who contributed!