Ventura College invites the community to view its Chicano Art Exhibit, “The Imagery of Chicano: a Perspective of Chicanismo in Contemporary Art” on display at the Ventura College Santa Paula site, 957 Faulkner Road, Santa Paula, Sept. 26- Nov. 17. An art reception will be held 6-8 p.m., Oct. 13, with an introduction to Chicano Art, by Sanchez at 6:30. Hors d’oeuvres will be served at the art reception. Parking is free.
The artwork on display comes from the private collection of Ventura College history professor Tomás Sanchez. Featured artists include Carlos Almaraz, Roberto Tito Delgado, Elsa Flores, Salomón Huera, Leo Limón, Roberto Gil de Montes, Frank Romero and Patssi Valdez. Gallery hours are Monday -Thursday, 8 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. For more information, call (805) 525-7136, or visit our Facebook page, www.facebook.com/vcsantapaula.