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Self Denial © Barbara Weiss
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No Cocaine Mixed Media (no Cocaine) 6" X 6" X 2.5" © Lynne Todaro
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Getting Through Monday II, 2008 Mixed Media - Sculpture © Bette Linderman, 2008
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Victory Mixed Media - Nicotine Gum Wrappers/wooden Dowel © Barbara Weiss
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Gallery Shot © Bette Linderman, 2012
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

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.missioncollege.org/depts/art/...
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
SOMA
EMAIL:  
lynne.todaro@wvm.edu
PHONE:  
408-855-5244
OPEN HOURS:  
Mon 3-5, Tues2:30-3:30, Thurs. 3-7, Fri 2-6
SCHOOL ASSOCIATION:  
Mission College
TAGS:  
photography, mixed-media, realism, figurative, modern, sculpture
COST:  
free

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)