3rd Saturday of the month from 6-8 PM

Dec 16th | Conversation in the Woods - Discussion

Art Talks is an extension of the education and exhibition
programming of the Inland Empire Museum of Art
to inform, educate and engage.



    August 18th

Emerge: The Artists of First Street Gallery


Moderator: Rebecca Hamm


A Claremont native, Rebecca Hamm received her B.A. from California Polytechnic University, Pomona and her M.F.A. from the Claremont Graduate University. Rebecca has taught a wide variety of Art Courses at three local universities.  Her writings on Creativity and Inclusive Arts have been published internationally and she has been invited to speak for many groups and organizations and for a TedX program.

In 1990 Rebecca discovered the world of arts and different abilities, working first as an Instructor for the First Street Gallery now in Upland California. In 2012 Rebecca assumed the role of Director of Arts for the entire Tierra del Sol Foundation, leading a team of 15 professional arts instructors working in 2 progressive studios and directing the First Street Gallery and its manager. Today more than 100 individuals are creating, exhibiting and selling their original creative work through the efforts of Rebecca, her team and the Tierra del Sol Foundation.

Aug 19th | Faces: Portraits from the Collection - Discussion
May 18th | Perspectives - Discussion
      Past Speakers:  

iLia Anossov
Moses X. Ball
Quinton Bemiller
John Brantingham
William Catling
Chenhung Chen
George Cuttress
Kari Dunham
Cathy Ford
Sumi Foley
Gina Herrera
Tommy Hollenstein
Wendy Hunt
BJ Lane
Eric Leonard Jones
Jacqueline Bell Johnson
Kendall Johnson
Silvana Tei Johnson
Angelica Jones

Sierra Jones
Nery Lemus
Echo Lew
Barry Krammes
Doug Larson
Richard Martinez
Sylvia Megerdichian
Penny McElroy
Jim Morphesis
Vartan Ohanian
Snezana Saraswati Petrovic
Linda Sue Price
Cindy Rinne
Ann Marie Rousseau
Christine Smith
Kent Twitchell
Wendy Widell Wolff
Heather Wright

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