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‘A is for Art’ brings finger painting to another level

Art done by Sac State children

Marvin Davis

April 4, 2016

"A is for Art" is an annual art exhibition at Sacramento State that will be showcasing the artwork of children from ages six months to 5 years old. The art exhibit, which will be in the University Union Gallery, is done in collaboration with the ASI Children's Center on campus and is done to suppo...

Student artists compete for prizes in the 2016 Student Purchase Awards

Oil on canvas paintings

Marvin Davis

March 29, 2016

The 41st annual Student Purchase Awards will be showcasing artwork by students starting today at the second floor art gallery at the University Union at Sacramento State. The awards are both an art exhibition and competition that is open for any Sac State student to enter. The student Union has...

Library gallery opens “window” to Guatemala

Most food is shopped in local markets with rarely any supermarkets. Images found in North Hall Gallery in the library.

Alyson Poveda

November 19, 2015

This November, the University Library Gallery opened a window to Guatemala though the photo exhibition “Guatemala Today: Beyond the Headlines.” The photos were shot by Sacramento State Spanish professor Edward Baranowski in collaboration with Chelsea Ramazzini. The exhibition, with the...

Artist uses binary code to spark conversation

Chelsea Thompto's artwork uses a binary system of language for a non-binary conversation, on display at the Robert Ellis Gallery, Oct. 12, 2015.

Alyson Poveda

October 14, 2015

"Advancement to Candidacy," the current exhibit going on in the Robert Else Gallery, had its reception on Oct. 8. The artist, Chelsea Thompto, had the opportunity to hear from viewers about her latest work. The exhibit's intention was to start a conversation and answer questions about the issues ...

Exhibit: Treasure Revealed

“Einstein/Rhythm and Hue” painted by artist David Garibaldi is featured in the Treasure Revealed Art Gallery located on the second floor of the University Union.

Alyson Poveda

September 10, 2015

The University Union Gallery presented the Treasure Revealed exhibit on Thursday, Sept. 3, which exhibits a few of the art pieces that California State University, Sacramento has around campus.The exhibition was intended to showcase the diverse cultural arts of Sacramento State.“The campus owns thousa...

Artist turns the sound of music into artwork

Senior studio art major Alex Booze prepares to greet visitors at
the Witt Gallery Monday, with a reception to see his work, “New
Wave” by Alex Booze.

Courtney Owen

September 28, 2011

Art and music together can be powerful, intoxicating and emotionally evocative.  Alex Booze, a 22-year-old senior studio art major at Sacramento State, creates his artwork with music in mind. Booze is from Folsom and has lived in the Sacramento area all his life. He said he started his art as realism...