Arts & Culture

Compass posts tagged with Arts & Culture

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Oct
2020

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The San Nicolas Stairwell Project

Several years ago a pilot project was proposed by the University of California Office of the President (UCOP) to encourage stairwell use for exercise and energy reduction amongst the UC campuses. Ginnie Thomas (Residential Operations) was on the cross-campus committee...
01

Oct
2020

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The Mural Takes a Road Trip to Northern California
 
There is a plaque on the San Migolas stage that describes the mural project in detail (hint…go visit, read the plaque, then take in the art!) To quickly summarize…the project was the brainchild of former HDAE staff member Andrea Vargas to bring...
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Sep
2020

Bringing Beauty & Life to Three Study Rooms
 
As the San Joaquin Villages Apartment project was in the final stages the HDAE Marketing Team (MarCom) was asked to provide wall graphics for three recreation rooms and three study rooms. The only...
21

Aug
2017

Ortega Dining Commons Celebrates National Music Week

The Arts & Culture Committee is always looking for ideas to enhance our communities. Typically, the suggestions we receive are for artwork to beautify a wall. Murals, paintings, the assorted sculpture,...

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Aug
2017

"I wish I could smile in the solace that the end of something so special could leave us at such a loss." -Loni Marineau, Artist

We are excited to report that the third of four murals has been completed and installed at the San Migolas (San Miguel + San Nicolas) stage. This year's mural masterpiece was created by 2nd-...

28

Jun
2016

The Carrillo Laundry Room Gets a Makeover

Can't make it to the Channel Islands? No worries! Go visit the Carrillo Laundry Room, home to a new land and ocean animal themed mural created by our very own talented and caring graphic artist, Eric Zobel. Read on to learn in the artist's own words how this whimsical mural...