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Michael Harlow

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Current Exhibition:

Sant Khalsa: Confluence / Desert Waters

February 27 - April 13, 2017
COD Reception: Thursday, March 9, 5:00 - 7:00 P.M.

Artists' Reception: Sunday, March 12, 3:00 - 5:00 P.M.

Confluence features the Sant Khalsa's photo-based works focused on the theme of water and its relationship to the American West. Desert Waters, a companion group exhibition curated by Khalsa, includes work by scott b davis, Lewis deSoto, J. Bennett Fitts, Frederick Fulmer, Steve King, Thomas McGovern, Chelsea Mosher, Osceola Refetoff, Mark Ruwedel, Julie Shafer, Kim Stringfellow, and Andrew K. Thompson.
Photograph by Sant Khalsa



CO​D Faculty Exhibition: Judith Cook, Ray Ewing, Ida Foreman, Dennis Johnson, Scott Klinger, Emily Maddigan, Yuki Toyooka Smith, Maggie Tennesen, and Anna-Marie Veloz
December 5, 2016 - February 9, 2017

2015-2016 Exhibitions  

"The Salton Sea: Lost in Paradise" Curated by Deborah Martin

March 21-May 1, 2016

COD Reception: Thursday, March 31, 5-7 pm

Artists' Reception: Friday, April 1, 5-7 pm


An Open Book 2, Work by Barbara Ellman February 4-March 11, 2016

Set in Stone: Petroglyphs of the Orosí Volcano
November 16-December 17, 2015
Let's get Engaged
September 14-October 29, 2015

2014-2015 Installations

Annual COD Student Scholarship Exhibition
April 20-May 14, 2015​
Desertscapes: Peripheral Visions
March 9-April 9, 2015
Lifework Pop Up Gallery-The Company We Keep
January 20-February 26, 2015
Before I die...
October 20-December 11, 2014
The Coachella Valley Art Scene Presents...
September 15-October 9, 2014

Ongoing Exhibition

Selections from the college's African Art Collection are on display in the College of the Desert Library. The school library is adjacent to the Palm Desert Library on the south side of campus on Fred Waring Dr. between Monterey Ave. and San Pablo Ave. Images of individual artworks can be seen below.

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Created at 12/9/2011 10:58 AM by Michael Harlow
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