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  Sept. 22 show explores immigrant journeys   East Campus will host a free one-woman show called “They Call Me Q” on Sept. 22 at 11:30 a.m. in the Community Room.   The play, written and performed by Qurrat Ann Kadwani, explores the experiences of a girl from Bombay growing up in the Bronx.   […]

Arts Briefs: Spring musical concerts on deck

Arts Briefs: Spring musical concerts on deck

Compiled by Katta Mapes Four spring concerts will be held at the Pima Community College Center for the Arts on the West Campus. All tickets are $6, with discounts available. More info is available at the CFA box office, 206-6986, and centerforthearts@pima.edu. Box-office hours are Tuesday-Friday, noon to 5 p.m., and one hour before performances. […]

PCC pianist promises classical to jazz

PCC pianist promises classical to jazz

By ALYSSA RAMER Pima Community College adjunct instructor and pianist Alex Cardieri will perform at the West Campus Center for the Arts Recital Hall on April 10 at 3 p.m. Cardieri will perform genres including new age, classical, Latin American and jazz. “All the selections on the program are my own arrangements. It’s the most […]

Art Briefs

Art Briefs

Student artists honored Five Pima Community College students have won top awards for their entries in the Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition. The Louis Carlos Bernal Gallery in the West Campus Center for the Arts will display the exhibit from April 11 to May 6.  A reception and award ceremony will be held on Thursday, […]

ARTS BRIEFS

ARTS BRIEFS

Downtown Campus hosts “About Face’ art exhibit “About Face: A Student Exhibit of Faculty Portraits” will be on display through April 1 in the Art Gallery at Downtown Campus. Students in Art 100 classes painted black and white acrylic portraits of campus faculty and staff. Next to each of the 49 portraits on display, the […]

Submission deadline nears for student art show

Submission deadline nears for student art show

-By Alyssa Ramer Pima Community College students can submit artwork for consideration in the Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition at the Louis Carlos Bernal Gallery April 11-May 6. Students may enter up to three pieces in these categories: ceramics, digital, drawing, fibers, metals, mixed media, painting, photography, prints, sculpture and fashion design. Three jurors will […]

Art Briefs

Art Briefs

Compiled by Melina Casillas Chorale and College Singers: March 8 The Pima Community College Chorale and College Singers will perform their first concert of the spring semester on Tuesday, March 8, under the direction of Jonathan Ng. The concert will be begin at the West Campus Center for the Arts Proscenium Theatre at 7:30 p.m. […]

Tuba player Deanna Swoboda will perform at Pima Community College on Feb. 14.

Art Briefs

Tuba concert Feb. 14 Arizona State University assistant professor and accomplished tuba player Deanna Swoboda will bring a “Tuba: Song, Dance and Romance” recital to the Pima Community College West Campus on Sunday, Feb. 14. The performance begins at 3 p.m. in the Center for the Arts Recital Hall. Tickets are $8, with a variety […]

Arts briefs

Arts briefs

Compiled by Alyssa Ramer and Audrie Ford “Cellular” exhibition coming to Louis- Carlos Bernal Gallery Beginning Oct. 26, the Louis-Carlos Bernal Gallery will host the “Cellular” exhibition, which includes artistic pieces involving several different mediums created by Susan Beiner and Mark Pomilio. The opening reception will be held Nov. 5 from 5 to 7 p.m. […]

The humanity of “The Unmentionable Mann”

The humanity of “The Unmentionable Mann”

On the shelves Sep. 25, Pima instructor Brian Alessandro’s debut novel, “The Unmentionable Mann,” delves into a mess of human emotion, depravity and eccentricity. By DANYELLE KHMARA The first novel by Pima Community College instructor Brian Alessandro debuts Sept. 25, ready to charm, tantalize and disturb. The cover of Alessandro’s novel, “The Unmentionable Mann,” is […]

Louis Carlos Bernal Gallery hosts “About Books” art show

Louis Carlos Bernal Gallery hosts “About Books” art show

Aztec Press Photos by Alyssa Ramer See John Risseeuw ‘s “Road Kill “ at the Louis Carlos Bernal Gallery   By ALYSSA RAMER The Louis Carlos Bernal Gallery at West Campus is hosting the art show, “About Books,” running through Oct. 9. The reception was on Thursday, Sept. 10 at 5 p.m. and was held […]

Superman is coming to Tucson

Superman is coming to Tucson

Audrie Ford/Aztec Press Clark Kent dramatically reveals that he is, in fact, the symbol of truth, justice and the American way. By AUDRIE FORD Once again, the Christian Youth Theater will be coming to the Pima Community College Center for the Arts and performing the musical theater spectacular, “It’s A Bird…It’s A Plane…It’s Superman!” opening […]

Art Briefs

Art Briefs

Compiled by Katie Vacio Photography, printmaking on display Pima Community College will host an advanced photography and printmaking exhibit in the West Campus student art gallery through Sept. 4. The gallery, located in the Santa Rita building near the administration office, is open Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m.-10 p.m. Admission is free. The exhibit was first displayed […]

Arts Briefs

Arts Briefs

Compiled by Deanna Sherman Seven performances will take place at the Pima Community College West Campus’ Center for the Arts between April 26-May 3. Box office hours are Tuesday-Friday, noon-5 p.m. For additional information, call the box office at 206-6986. A capella quartet performs April 26 Pima Community College will present a guest recital featuring […]

TAPE! will showcase local artists

TAPE! will showcase local artists

By ALYSSA RAMER The long-running Tucson Comic Con has created a new sister event, “TAPE!,” which stands for Tucson Art Press Exhibit. The point of the exhibit is to spotlight Arizona artwork in a wide variety of genres. TAPE! will take place April 18-19 at the Tucson Convention Center Grand Ballroom. Saturday hours are 10 […]