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Exhibition Detail
Addiction
Mission College
3000 Mission College Blvd
Santa Clara, CA 95054


October 11th, 2012 - November 17th, 2012
Opening: 
October 11th, 2012 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
 
Addiction, Addiction
Self Denial, Barbara WeissBarbara Weiss, Self Denial
© Barbara Weiss
No Cocaine, Lynne TodaroLynne Todaro, No Cocaine,
Mixed Media (no cocaine), 6" x 6" x 2.5"
© Lynne Todaro
Getting Through Monday II, Bette LindermanBette Linderman, Getting Through Monday II,
2008, Mixed Media - Sculpture
© Bette Linderman, 2008
Victory, Barbara WeissBarbara Weiss, Victory,
Mixed Media - Nicotine Gum Wrappers/wooden dowel
© Barbara Weiss
Gallery Shot, Gallery Shot
© Bette Linderman, 2012
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> DESCRIPTION
    Juried Exhibition about Addiction

Addiction. What is addicition? The dictionary defines the word as "the fact or condition of being addicted to a particular substance, thing, or acitivity."   "Addicted"  further defined as a physical and mental depedency to a particular substance, thing, activity . . . and "unable to stop taking it without adverse effects." 

The connotation is usually negative, as in "addicted to alcohol and pills" -- the idea of being hooked and dependent upon . . . but it can also be a devotion to, a passion about, wild about, crazy about, absolutely mad about."   About what...?    Theatre . .  Opera . . Music . . Computers . . .   Love ...

So What's Your Addicition?

Stop by The Vargas Gallery and see what 9 artists say about addiction -- (presented very artistically of course).

Exhibit Opens Oct. 11, 2012 reception 4:30 to 8pm

Closing Reception: November 17th  - 4:30-8:00pm

Vargas Gallery (located in the main building at Mission College, Santa Clara)

The gallery is in the Main Building, room W1-601 (click for map)


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