29 Jun '12, 8pm

Our new curator Jill Dawsey is diving into the SD art scene and as Riviera puts it, her curatorial roster is packed!

Our new curator Jill Dawsey is diving into the SD art scene and as Riviera puts it, her curatorial roster is packed!

The Exhibitionists by AnnaMaria Stephens | Riviera San Diego magazine | June 25, 2012 San Diego’s creative exodus may finally be a thing of the past. With more artists and curators opting to stay local instead of setting off for more gallery-lined locales, the city’s art scene is now attracting a growing number of talented former expats. Case in point? MCASD recently lured Jill Dawsey, a second-generation La Mesan and former assistant curator at SFMOMA, to its curatorial staff. Better yet? Dawsey’s debut features Margaret Noble, a downtown-based DJ and sound artist who made her name in Chicago before returning home to her childhood stomping grounds. Dawsey, who also worked at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts, had been hoping to move back for a while when she landed her new gig as assistant curator at MCASD. “I kept telling my mom that there were only a couple of jobs in San Di...

Full article: http://www.modernluxury.com/riviera-san-diego/articles/th...

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