Lisa Adams: artist talk

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The College of the Canyons art gallery hosted an artist talk with Lisa Adams an award-winning painter and public artist who has exhibited nationally and internationally earlier this month.

She has been an artist-in-residence across the globe in countries such as Slovenia, Finland, France, Holland, Japan and Costa Rica.

Her work can be found in the collections of Eli Broad, the San Jose Museum of Art, the Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art, the Laguna Museum of Art, the Long Beach Museum of Art, and the Edward Albee Foundation.

A Fulbright Professional Scholar Award winner and also received the UCLA Instructor of the Year award in 1997. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from Scripps College and her Master of Fine Arts degree from Claremont Graduate University.

During the artist talk Lisa Adams and art gallery director Larry Hurst talked about the inspiration for Lisa’s paintings and answered questions from College of the Canyons students.

Lisa Adams art gallery was featured in the COC art gallery through Mar 23.