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City of Los Angeles (COLA) Individual Artist Fellowship Exhibition


May 14 – July 12, 2009


Awarded annually by DCA, the COLA Fellowships support the creation of new works by a selection of the City’s most exemplary mid-career artists. The COLA exhibition honors these creative visionaries and nurtures the symbiotic relationship between Los Angeles, its artists, its history, and its identity as an international arts capital.


Featured artists include: Gloria Enedina Alvarez (literary artist), Bruce Bauman (literary artist), Natalie Bookchin, Jane Castillo, Joe Davidson, David DiMichele, Alejandra Flores (performing artist), Bia Gayotto, Willie Robert Middlebrook Jr., Lionel Popkin (performing artist), Houman Pourmehdi (performing artist), Maureen Selwood, Eloy Torrez, Shirley Tse, Cheng-Chieh Yu (performing artist).


Please click here to download a PDF of the 2009 COLA exhibition catalogue.

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Shirley Tse, Superposition, 2009

Maureen Selwood, As You Desire Me: I Am Measuring You, 2009

Joe Davidson, Untitled Landscape, 2009

Bia Gayatto, The Sea Is Not Blue / O mar nāo é azul, 2009