Los Angeles Art Association is proud to feature artist Gina Herrera at Art Palm Springs 2019 in the VIP lounge February 15-18, 2019 at the Palm Springs Convention Center.
Opening night February 14, 2019
While serving in Iraq, amid the devastation of combat, Gina Herrera was moved by seeing miles of mountainous trash heaps. She viscerally experienced the global extent of the systematic destruction of the planet, exploitative, unsustainable, and perhaps worst, careless, unconscious, accidental. This led her to question her artistic practice: she began to build three-dimensional forms out of discarded and natural objects.
Herrera is engaged in an aesthetic and spiritual ritual to channel and honor Mother Earth, to seek connection and communion with a power greater than herself. Herrera recently resigned my commission after almost 25 years of service, and this has led her to contemplate, transform and express the complexities of this specific part of her history in her recent work.
For more information on Gina Herrera and Los Angeles Art Association, please call 310.652.8272 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Gina Herrera's sculptures will be on view in the VIP Lounge at Art Palm Springs.
Dates and hours
Opening Night Preview: Thursday, February 14 from 5-9pm
VIP Ticket Holders Only.
A benefit for the Palm Springs Art Museum
Friday, February 15 | 11am-7pm | All Ticket Holders
Saturday, February 16 | 11am-6pm | All Ticket Holders
Sunday, February 17 | 11am-6pm | All Ticket Holders
Monday, February 18 | 12pm-5pm | All Ticket Holders
Palm Springs Convention Center
277 N Avenida Caballeros
Palm Springs CA 92262
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