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The Museum of History and Art, Ontario Associates, the Chaffey Community Museum of Art and Our Lady of Guadalupe, with funding by the Community Foundation, celebrate…

Faces of the Community
Rostros de la Comunidad
By Artist Andrea Benitez
At the Chaffey Community Museum of Art
March 12 through March 29, 2015

This exhibit captures the diverse personality of the community surrounding Our Lady of Guadalupe through portraiture and narrative. Artist Andrea Benitez documents the personal histories, experiences and memories of 20 parish members through one-on-one interviews. Viewers will be introduced to the members of the church, learning about the aspirations, memories or unique events they have experienced.

The Chaffey Community Museum of Art is located at 217 S. Lemon Ave. Ontario, CA 91792
(909) 463-3733 • • Thursday-Sunday, noon - 4 PM • Free Admission

Poster PDF

 Faces of the Community

The Ontario Open is a biennial open call for local and regional artwork presented in a community exhibition. Various media will be on display featuring: painting, sculpture, photography, printmaking, mixed media and much more! This event is organized and presented by the Museum of History and Art, Ontario Associates. To learn more about entering this exhibit, please contact the Museum at (909) 395-2510.

2015 Official Entry Form PDF

Entry Fees: Each participant may submit a maximum of two artworks. Diptyches are considered two pieces. Entry fees are non-refundable.

Museum Members: $25 per entry, $40 for 2 entries
Non-Members: $35 per entry, $60 for 2 entries

Artwork drop-off dates:
Friday, March 20, 2015 (12 PM – 4 PM)
Saturday, March 21, 2015 (12 PM – 4 PM)

Ontario Open Art Exhibition
Museum of History and Art, Ontario Associates present the Eighth Biennial Ontario Open Art Exhibition. The exhibit runs Thursday, April 16 through Sunday, May 24, 2015. This juried exhibition features artwork in a variety of media by dozens of local and regional artists. The exhibition juror will be Rebecca Trawick the Director/Curator at the Wignall Museum of Contemporary Art, located on the campus of Chaffey College. Since 2012 Trawick has served as a Founding Board Member and Secretary for Arts Connection: The Arts Council of San Bernardino County. Trawick served as juror at the 2014 National Orange Show Exhibition, the 2012 43rd Annual Student Exhibition at RAFFMA, CSUSB; and Chaffey College Temporary Art Park in 2008.

Ontario Open Art Exhibition: Reception and Awards Presentation
Saturday, April 18, 2015 from 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM. Awards levels include First Place, Second Place, Third Place, and up to 4 Honorable Mention. The Award Presentation will begin at 6 PM. This event is free.

Ontario Open Art Exhibition: Tea with the Juror
Tea with Juror Rebecca Trawick will be hosted by the Museum of History and Art, Ontario Associates on Saturday, May 9, 2015 from 2 PM to 4 PM. Advance reservations are required. $10 non-museum members, $8 for museum members.

Sculptamold! Sculpture Workshop
Join the Museum for a two part sculpture workshop on Thursday, May 14 and Thursday May 21, 2015 from 6 PM to 7:30 PM. Participants must sign-up for both days.

$5 dollars for non-museum members, free for museum members. Reservations required. Participants must be 12 and up.
For more information call (909) 395-2510.



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