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Sesnon Gallery 40th Anniversary Exhibition:

Time Lapse: 1971-2011 — Four Decades of Art
Tuesday, April 5, 2011 - 7:00am to Saturday, May 7, 2011 - 7:00am
Sesnon Gallery (UCSC)
Presented by: 
Sesnon Gallery (note: Use Mary Porter Sesnon Art Gallery instead)

The Sesnon Gallery celebrates its 40th Anniversary in April and features a legacy of programming and exhibitions with provocative selections from the past four decades.

Including from curators/directors: Philip Brookman, Rolando Castellon, Andrea Hesse, Bridget Barnes, Pamela Bailey and Shelby Graham. Join us on a trip back in time, while helping us imagine and plan for a future art museum at UCSC. Curated by Shelby Graham and UCSC students.

This unique exhibition is a celebration of the Sesnon’s exhibiting artists, featuring works by: Ansel Adams, Diane Arbus, Gaza Bowen, Eduardo Carrillo, Binh Danh, Richard Diebenkorn, Charles Griffin Farr, Fluxus Artists, Robert Frank, Rupert Garcia, Robert Heinecken, David Ireland, Komar & Melamid, Dinh Q. Le, Norman Locks, Hung Liu, Amalia Mesa-Bains, Douglas McClellan, Jennifer Parker & Tina Takemoto, Jennifer Pepper, Pablo Picasso, Jock Reynolds & Suzanne Hellmuth, Holly Roberts, Raymond Saunders, Hank Willis, Thomas & Kambui Olujimi, Don Weygandt, Dondi White and Jack Zajac. 



Mary Porter Sesnon Art Gallery

at the University of California Santa Cruz

(Established in 1971)


The Sesnon Gallery encourages interdisciplinary discourse through the lens of the arts.  

Gallery hours are Tuesday-Saturday, noon to 5:00pm and Wednesday until 8:00pm.  

The gallery is located at Porter College, UCSC and is wheelchair accessible.


Admission is free and parking is free on Saturdays. Group tours are available  

by appointment at (831) 459-3606. Please visit our website: 


Running concurrently:


Alumni Exhibition curated by Julie Baker

April 5 - May 7, 2011

opening reception: April 5, 6:00-8:00 pm


Special Alumni Reception during Reunion Weekend

Saturday, April 30, 4:30-6:00 pm