An installation by artist Lewis deSoto, Recollection
(toward oblivion), will be on exhibit at the Iris and
B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery from Sept. 4 through Oct. 21.
There will be a gallery talk by the artist on Thursday, Oct.
17, from 5-6 p.m. in Stein Hall, room 102, with a reception
following in the gallery from 6 - 7 p.m. All events are free
and open to the public.
deSoto, who lives in Napa, Calif., and New York, is a professor
of art at San Francisco State University. He received his
bachelor of arts degree in studio art and religious studies
from the University of California, Riverside in 1978 and
a master of fine arts degree from the Claremont (Calif.)
Graduate School in 1981. Over the last two decades, his work
has been exhibited throughout the United States and Europe.
The recipient of numerous commissions for public projects,
deSoto was awarded a National Endowment for the Arts fellowship