Category Archives: Art – News

TBWA/CHIAT/DAY Teach Advertising to AVPA Artists

26 art students from the Culver City Academy of Visual and Performing Arts are currently participating in an advertising program sponsored by the world renowned advertising agency, TBWA/CHIAT/DAY. Senior Art Director, Rance Randle, is a CCHS alumnus and currently works with the agency, and it’s been a privilege to have him back at CCHS to… Continue Reading

Exhibition for AVPA Artists at The Culver City Art Walk

  In their first major art exhibition during the 100th Year Anniversary of  Culver City,  AVPA Artists enjoyed the hugely successful exhibition, “Room 1” at the recent Culver City Art Walk at a pop-up gallery in Downtown Culver City.  Art Students from the Academy of Visual and Performing Arts worked tirelessly but excitedly in preparation… Continue Reading

AVPA Artist at SCI-Arc’s Design Immersion Days

During the Summer of 2016, I attended a 4-week architecture program called, Design Immersion Days, at The Southern California Institute of Architecture.  SCI-Arc is a world-renowned independent school of architecture located in downtown Los Angeles.  Also known as “DID”, this summer intensive program introduced me to the professions of design and architecture. The program consisted… Continue Reading

AVPA at Art Walk 2016

AVPA at Art Walk 2016

AVPA Art Exhibition, “ROOM 1” at Culver City Art Walk 2016       50 visual art students from The Culver City High School Academy of Visual and Performing Arts are buzzing with excitement as they prepare for their exhibition, “ROOM 1” at the Culver City Art Walk 2016 on Saturday, October 8th from 2:00… Continue Reading

Hey, it’s Clay!

Hey, it’s Clay!

AVPA Art Exhibition, “Hey, It’s Clay! at CAFAM                   26 visual art students from The Culver City High School Academy of Visual and Performing Arts have been exploring the art form of ceramics.  During an eight-week program sponsored by Sony Pictures Entertainment, AVPA art students are participating… Continue Reading

CCHS Academy Art Students Win Gold Award Recognition

CCHS Academy Art Students Win Gold Award Recognition

The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards is a nation-wide arts competition open to all high school students across the nation.  Culver City High School (CCHS) art students from the CCHS Academy of Visual and Performing Arts (AVPA) have been recognized for their exceptional talent in the visual arts.  Lola Marinko-Beale, Alex Cerutti, Ariana Pacino, and Cheyenne Tesfay… Continue Reading

Center Theatre Group Displays AVPA Artwork

Center Theatre Group Displays AVPA Artwork By Laksmita Candrisari On Thursday, December 10th, 16 AVPA art students from The Culver City High School Academy of Visual and Performing Arts will be leading the way with artist and CTG set designer, Janne Larsen, to Boyle Heights in downtown Los Angeles for their culminating event at Center… Continue Reading

Center Theatre Group Displays AVPA Artwork

  Center Theatre Group Displays AVPA Artwork By Laksmita Candrisari   On Thursday, December 10th, 16 AVPA art students from The Culver City High School Academy of Visual and Performing Arts will be leading the way with artist and CTG set designer, Janne Larsen, to Boyle Heights in downtown Los Angeles for their culminating event… Continue Reading

AVPA Artists Create Portraits For Center Theatre Group

  AVPA Artists Create Portraits For Center Theatre Group By Srishti Goswamy   AVPA visual artists participated in an 11-week artist-in-residency with Center Theater Group focused on a contemporary play, Emma and the Suzies, written by Anthony Aguilar, which explores coming of age in the historic Los Angeles community of Boyle Heights.  The play follows… Continue Reading