We Choose Art independent curatorial projects at the Montalbán Theatre, the theme is "Shades of Water" and the breadth and scope of mediums, materials and styles is oceanic. Painting, photography, fiber art, sculptures and installation fill the mezzanine gallery with multidisciplinary objects and experiences by more than a dozen artists. Opening-night tickets include a drink, and bring something for the MEND (Meet Each Need With Dignity) Poverty toy drive for a $5 ticket discount.
Between the ocean and the desert, the sky and the reservoir, it's clear that our region lives on the edge when it comes to water. But more than an environmental resource, water itself is an element with a rich and varied history in the realms of psychological and sexual symbolism, art and religion, the origin myths of nearly every civilization, science and medicine, and, of course, an art-making material. So for the latest installment of Baha Danesh's