The Center Museum will host a gallery talk and photography lecture at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido on Sunday, February 10, starting at 2 p.m. in the Center museum.
Exhibiting artist, Wendy Maruyama, discusses the artwork in Executive Order 9066 with a walking tour of the exhibition that analyzes the internment camps with a contemporary eye.
Following the tour, there will be a lecture on the photography of Japanese internment camps by UCSD professor, Ruth Wallen.
The lecture is in conjunction with the Center’s newest exhibition, Manzanar: The Wartime Photographs of Ansel Adams—which give an intimate look through the lens of celebrated photographer, Ansel Adams, at the daily life in Manzanar, one of the ten Japanese-American incarceration camps in the U.S. during World War II.
Admission to the lecture is $5 for members of the California Center for the Arts, Escondido and $10 for non-members and includes entrance into the Center Museum to view the exhibitions before or after the lecture.
Get more information about the lecture here: artcenter.org/event/gallery-talk-with-wendy-maruyama-photography-lecture-by-ruth-wallen/
All events at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido can be found at ArtCenter.org.