Oxy Arts builds community through innovative and inclusive arts experiences. Below is a list of past programming from the 2020-2021 academic year.
April 22, 2021 - May 16, 2021
Isolation Habitats features photography, video, digital collage, and painting produced during the pandemic by the Class of 2021.
April 21, 2021, 3pm - 5pm
Please join Occidental College and the Art and Art History Department for the in-person opening of Remembering Ilah Richardson and Jaden Burris.
February 19, 2021 - April 4, 2021
Carolina Caycedo is the 2020-2021 Wanlass Artist-in-Residence.
Caycedo's work contributes to the construction of environmental historical memory and generates a debate about the future in relation to common goods, environmental justice, just energy transition and cultural biodiversity. She participates in movements of territorial resistance, solidarity economies, and housing as a human right.
April 4, 2021 | 7pm & 8pm
Join us for this LIVE event at Oxy Arts.
March 25, 2021 | 5pm
Join us for a panel discussion with East Yard womyn and gender non-conforming members sharing about intersections of their identities and their collective fight against environmental racism.
March 18, 2021 | 6pm
Join us for a panel discussion with enviornmental activists from feminist-led movements worldwide.
March 16, 2021 | 12:15pm
Join us for an artist talk with EJ Hill, the 2021-22 Wanlass Artist in Residence. Learn about his practice in context of the course he will teach in the Fall 2021 semester.
March 15, 2021 |12pm
Join us for an info session to learn about teaching opportunities for the Fall 2021 semester!
March 3, 2021 | 5pm
A film screening followed by a Q&A with Karrabing Film Collective.
February 25, 2021 | 5:30pm
A workshop where participants will connect to the Ecocene and map visions for planetary liberation.
February 19, 2021 | 5pm
Exhibition Opening and Artist Talk Carolina Caycedo: Care Report
The exhibition opening of Care Report and an artist talk with Carolina Caycedo.
Thursday, October 8 | 5pm
Being Black At Oxy - Film Screening
In this poetic reflection, writer/director Darla Howell provides a nuanced perspective of being a Black student at Occidental College. The film features over 25 students who explore their personal experiences of vulnerability, seeking safety, and navigating the various realities of life at a predominantly white institution.
May 28 - August 16, 2020
Location: Oxy Arts on York
Every evening from 8pm - 12am, the Streetview Video Series will showcase work by local artists on a loop in our Black Box space. Drop by to see the videos through our street-facing window on York Boulevard.
Community Studio @ Home video lessons are released every Thursday at 3 pm with an art project led by a local teaching artist. You can tune in here on Thursdays at 3 pm to follow along, or visit our Youtube channel to watch anytime and create at your own pace!