Diane Rosenstein Gallery hosts a closing art party for Beautiful Peace On Earth, a group exhibition featuring 17 current and alumni artists from the Creative Growth Art Center. 

Closing Beautiful Peace On Earth

The event takes place on August 26, 2023 from 4:30 – 7:00pm. It will feature a screening of artist Cheryl Dunn’s film Beyond I Wanna Go from 5pm-5:30pm. The film documents ten years of Creative Growth’s iconic “Beyond Trend” fashion show. A pop-up shop featuring fashions designed by Creative Growth artists will also be on display. Enjoy music by Discostan.

Creative Growth Art Center

The Oakland center is the oldest and largest studio and gallery program worldwide featuring artists with intellectual and developmental disabilities. This survey marks the Creative Growth’s 50th Anniversary. Works by renowned artists, Dan Miller, Dwight Macintosh, John Hiltunen, Nicole Storm, and William Scott will be included. In addition emerging artist Nathaniel Jackson makes his gallery debut. The artist will feature a series of beautifully abstracted monsters rendered in watercolor. Alice Wong’s haunting paintings on found photographs will also be on display.

Beautiful Peace on Earth

[detail] Nicole Storm, Untitled (391), 2022, Acrylic and ink on panel, 72 x 48 x 2 inches (Courtesy Creative Growth Art Center)

Beautiful Peace on Earth

The exhibition is curated by Ginger Shulick Porcella and explores visual language as universal communication. Beautiful Peace on Earth includes nearly 100 sculptures, paintings, video, as well as works on paper. Additionally, this show will highlight the depth and breadth of the work created in Creative Growth’s studio in Oakland, CA. 

Participating Artists

Artists include: John Hiltunen, Nathaniel Jackson, Susan Janow, Franna Lusson, Dwight Mackintosh, John Martin, Dan Miller, Donald Mitchell, Latefa Noorzai, Tony Pedemonte, Barry Regan, William Scott, Nicole Storm, Monica Valentine, Ron Veasey, Alice Wong, and Ying Ge Zhou.

Diane Rosenstein Gallery

Founded in 2012, Diane Rosenstein Gallery is a contemporary fine art gallery located in Hollywood, California. The gallery represents emerging, midcareer, as well as established artists in all media.

On view: July 15, 2023 – August 26, 2023

What: Beautiful Peace On Earth, group exhibition closing art party
Where: Diane Rosenstein Gallery, 831 North Highland Avenue, LA, 90038
When: August 26, 2023, 4:30pm – 7:00pm
Website: http://dianerosenstein.com; https://creativegrowth.org/

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