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Harrison Storms and the enigma of Johns Canyon at El Camino College

Harrison Storms and the enigma of Johns Canyon at El Camino College

That magic moment “Johns Canyon” is a survey of work by artist Harrison Storms by Bondo Wyszpolski For over 30 years, Harrison Storms taught life-drawing classes at El Camino. He instructed his students from an academic and historical point of view, emphasizing (his words here) “anatomy and proportion and form and gesture in a traditional […]

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Narrative works by five artists at El Camino

Narrative works by five artists at El Camino

Dismal swamps to urban jungles Narrative paintings by Zeal Harris in “Personal Truth” at El Camino College by Bondo Wyszpolski Years ago I’d catch a taxi to either the Greyhound or Trailways bus depot in downtown Norfolk, and after several hours and several stops (Newport News, Williamsburg, Richmond, etc.), we’d arrive in the heart of […]

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Nancy Romero & the Crown of Creation

Nancy Romero & the Crown of Creation

Picking apples in the Garden of Eden Nancy Romero is “In the Beginning” at El Camino College by Bondo Wyszpolski Okay, what was the starting point? Do you know? And if you say yes, how do you know? Who told you? And who told that person? For a group show, “In the Beginning: Origins of […]

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“Moving Line” art at El Camino College

“Moving Line” art at El Camino College

The Line King At El Camino College, a “Moving Line” gathers no moss by Bondo Wyszpolski It streaks, it zigzags, it slows down for the curves, and it spirals this way and then that: The “Moving Line” is on the go, and Susanna Meiers, the long-time curator of the El Camino College Art Gallery, has […]