Lewis deSoto at RAFFMA: Opening Reception

Saturday Nov 21 2015   5:00 PM
RAFFMA  5500 University Pkwy., San Bernardino, CA  map

The opening reception for EMPIRE, renowned Cahuilla artist and photographer Lewis deSoto’s photo exhibit, will be held at the Robert and Frances Fullerton Museum of Art. EMPIRE is deSoto’s intimate and insightful exploration of the Inland Empire. The book includes eight place-based essays along with accompanying photo essays.

Free and open to the public; for more information visit http://raffma.csusb.edu/visit/exhibitions.html.

Lewis deSoto, an artist of Cahuilla ancestry, grew up in Southern California’s Inland Empire. His photography, sculpture, and visual and sound installations have been exhibited across the United States and throughout the world. His work is included in major museum, corporate, and private collections, including the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; the Museum of Modern Art in New York; the Seattle Art Museum; and the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego. DeSoto holds an MFA from Claremont Graduate University and is a professor of art at San Francisco State University.