Visitors leave the comfort of their familiar realities and leap into a world of hyper, perceived and simulated realism when entering the latest exhibition at Cal Poly Pomona’s Huntley Gallery, “Treasures of Fauxtopia, Artifacts, Memorabilia and Souvenirs from the Most Believable Place on Earth.”
In the Gallery SOHO at the Montclair Place mall, artists jumped the “Down the Rabbit Hole” to create an edgy spring themed exhibition along with an Easter event on April 15 in the Pomona Valley Art Association space.
Four artists from Hiroshima are exploring the cultural, political, and social impacts of the United States’ bombings of Hirsohima and Nagaski during World War II in the exhibition “Each Day Begins with the Sun Rising” through installations, drawings, paintings and video in the Benton Museum of Art at Pomona College.
University President Devorah Lieberman and Provost Jonathan Reed presented a draft of a resolution on Oct. 26 to students and faculty listing the actions they plan to take in the coming weeks and months to improve the treatment of minority groups on campus.
The Mission Tiki Drive-In Theatre could be showing some of its final films this year. Although nothing has been approved yet, the city of Montclair has been dealing with a proposal to tear the theater down to make space for several warehouses.
Aiden Aizumi, a transgender activist and University of La Verne alumnus, shared his experience in honor of Transgender Rememberance Day on Nov. 20 via Zoom. This event also centered around remembering those in the transgender community who have died this past year due to violence.