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PUBLIC PROGRAMMING AND EVENTS

Chaffey College and the Wignall Museum of Contemporary Art are pleased to present a series of free public programs in conjunction with our exhibition Fashion-Conscious, on view January 13 – March 14, 2020. All programs take place at the Wignall Museum, Chaffey Rancho Campus, unless otherwise noted.

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Reception for the Artists

January 14 from 6-8pm
Wignall Museum of Contemporary Art

Join us for the Fashion-Conscious opening reception on January 14 from 6-8pm. Light refreshments will be served with DJ entertainment. Free and open to the public!

For Life: The Archive of the Institute 4 Labor Generosity Workers & Uniforms 2007-2019Residency: Carole Lung, Archivist and Biographer to Frau Fiber

Wednesdays during the exhibition from 10am-2pm
Wignall Museum of Contemporary Art, Project Space

Presented in the Project Space at the Wignall Museum of Contemporary Art, For Life: The Archive of the Institute 4 Labor Generosity Workers & Uniforms 2007-2019 houses ephemera and objects gleaned by textile superhero Frau Fiber from her childhood during former times and currently in these times as a textile super hero. For Life is curated by Carole Frances Lung, Frau Fiber’s archivist and biographer. For the exhibition, Ms. Lung will be in residence on Wednesdays from 10am to 2pm. While in residence, Ms. Lung will photograph, record, describe and transcribe Frau Fiber’s narratives about the objects. As they are cataloged, the public is invited to browse and enjoy this unique collection of textile and apparel history.

New Demands? ILGWU at ILGWUGuest Lecture: Lisa Vinebaum

January 15 from 1230-150pm
Wignall Museum of Contemporary Art, Project Space

Lisa Vinebaum is a leading scholar of fiber and textiles mobilized for community building and grassroots struggles for social, economic, and racial justice. Her guest lecture will discuss struggles to improve working conditions for garment workers by the Institute 4 Labor Generosity Workers & Uniforms (ILGWU) and the International Ladies’ Garment Workers Union (ILGWU), historically one of the largest labor unions in the country.

PULSE Queering the Art: Walk-Through at the Wignall Museum

January 27 from 1230-150pm
Wignall Museum of Contemporary Art

Join us for a walk-through of the exhibition Fashion-Conscious. PULSE is a series of discussions and events that facilitates conversations related to the experiences of our LGBTQIA+ students! Presented by the Office of Special Populations & Equity Programs in collaboration with LGBTQ Advocates Committee and the Wignall Museum of Contemporary Art.

Shoe-Making Demonstration with Giudici Handcrafted

Danielle Giudici Wallis
February 19 from 1230-2pm
Wignall Museum of Contemporary Art

Danielle Giudici Wallis is the sole proprietor of Giudici Handcrafted, a bespoke footwear company based in Redlands, California. She designs and makes custom, made-to-measure footwear, one shoe at a time. Trained as an artist, with a BA in Visual Arts from Antioch College and an MFA from Stanford University, she applies her knowledge and skills into creating hand-welted footwear. She believes in the importance of shifting our culture of consumerism toward slow fashion, which values the quality of construction, the durability of materials, and timeless designs.

Events are free and open to the public but space may be limited. Please call 909/652-6492 with any questions or visit us online at www.chaffey.edu/wignall for more information.

Institutional support for the Wignall Museum of Contemporary Art is provided by Chaffey College, the School of Visual and Performing Arts, and the President’s Office.

 

SPRING 2019 PROGRAMMING Faster, Faster! Programming
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Student Invitational 2018 Programming

SPRING 2018 PROGRAMMING

SPRING 2018 Programming

SPRING 2018 PROGRAMMING

FALL 2017 PROGRAMMING

FALL 2017 PROGRAMMING

PUBLIC PROGRAMS AT THE WIG

PUBLIC PROGRAMS AT THE WIG

ZINE WORKSHOP

ZINE WORKSHOP

POETRY IN MOTION

POETRY IN MOTION

Word +art

Words + art

Public Programs at the WIG

PUBLIC PROGRAMS AT THE WIG

RESIST/RESISTIR

RESIST/RESISTIR

Bocafloja

BOCAFLOJA

Working Nights

WORKING NIGHTS

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rev. 12/23/19

 


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