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National Geographic Features JT-GOCA Artist, Stephan Gladieu

National Geographic Features JT-GOCA Artist, Stephan Gladieu

It started as a countercultural art movement in 2001. After years studying at the Academy of Fine Arts, Kinshasa—following teachers’ advice on creating work with “proper” materials, such as resin and plaster of paris—some students in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) decided to do something different. They created art with what was in...

July 3, 2022July 3, 2022
“Trash Mask” Portraits Highlight the Mineral-Garbage Exploitation Cycle of the DR Congolese People

“Trash Mask” Portraits Highlight the Mineral-Garbage Exploitation Cycle of the DR Congolese People

— New Gallery Exhibition Raises Awareness and Support JOSHUA TREE, UNITED STATES — The Joshua Tree Gallery of Contemporary Art’s (JT-GOCA) new exhibition, THROUGH THEIR EYES, is a solo exhibition featuring the extraordinary photographic art of Stephan Gladieu — and it’s literally helping to support a collective of about thirty Congolese artists whose goal includes...

July 3, 2022July 3, 2022
Hi-Desert Cultural Center and ARTCO Collaborate to Open New Joshua Tree Gallery of Contemporary Art with an Exhibition Featuring the Works of Michael Childers and Gordon Clark

Hi-Desert Cultural Center and ARTCO Collaborate to Open New Joshua Tree Gallery of Contemporary Art with an Exhibition Featuring the Works of Michael Childers and Gordon Clark

The Hi-Desert Cultural Center’s state-of-the-art gallery in Greater Joshua Tree has formed an innovative new partnership with the renowned multi-national art gallery, ARTCO, and will once again open its doors to the public on December 11, 2021 with a new name—the Joshua Tree Gallery of Contemporary Art—and a new exhibition, EMERGENCE, as part of the...

December 9, 2021June 20, 2022