Library Exhibit, Ceramics


Don’t miss the Library’s Art in Clay exhibition featuring the work of WVC Art 65 students (instructor Sylvia Rios).  This work and more will also be on exhibit at the California Conference for the Advancement of Ceramic Arts at Davis, CA from April 26 – April 28th, 2013.  More info here: Daft Wully’s Epiphany  John [...]

High School Art Invitational


Last night the WVC Art department hosted a reception in celebration of the first annual Silicon Valley High School Art Invitational at West Valley College.  The exhibit showcases drawings, paintings, sculpture and ceramics produced by local high school students.  It was a nice opportunity to visit with our local high school colleagues, meet the young [...]

Jazz Band This Friday


WVC Jazz Band performing live, this Friday (3/15), 8 p.m. West Valley College Theater. The band is sounding better than ever – just took second at the Chabot College Jazz Festival  (even with 2 cello’s and a violin!) $10 cover goes directly to WVC Jazz Scholarships. Hope to see some of our campus community there.

Academic Senate DCC Thanks


Thanks to the Academic Senate, Division Chair Council and President for high picks. We are fortunate to work with people who appreciate that for a good many students the studio lab is where work ethic, problem solving skills, self esteem, empathy and love of learning are best cultivated and developed. Thanks!

Golden Boy Opens March 15


The WVC Theatre Department presents Golden Boy by Clifford Odets. The play was initially produced on Broadway by The Group Theatre in 1937. Odets’ biggest hit was made into a 1939 film of the same name, starring William Holden in his breakthrough role, and also served as the basis for a 1964 musical.  Lead actor [...]