Inauguration event for the Pico Rivera Public Library, for which Rebeca created the commissioned artworks CircumSolar, Migration 2 and Observation Post 1.
The solo exhibition includes photographs captured during Méndez’s travels to Iceland, a place she frequents for its unusual geological and climate phenomena. May 4–June 24, 2013. Annenberg Community Beach House Gallery. Curated by Marc Pally, artistic director, Glow. Artist Reception: May 22, 2013, 6:30–7:30, Terrace Lounge. Artist Presentation
Everywhere: Recent Projects by Rebeca Méndez. May 22, 2013, 7:30–8:30, Garden Terrace Room
May 19–July 7, 2013. Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery. Opening reception: Sunday, May 19, 2–5. May 19–July 7, 2013. Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery. Opening reception: Sunday, May 19, 2–5. The seven large-scale photographs and three single-channel video projections in the exhibition focus on her most recent project ‘Circum/bi/polar’ and were captured during Méndez’s arctic expedition in 2010 to the Spitsbergen island in the Svalbard archipelago.
Rebeca Méndez in PAGES, which is a non-linear exhibition probing the terrain of the page, revealing its poetics and its polemics, and celebrating its seminal role in the progression of culture and knowledge over time. The exhibition draws upon jewels, surprises, and provocations from the domains of art, science, literature, and history. Curated by Stephen Nowlin. Opening: October 12, 6 to 10 pm.
The Nevada Museum of Art presents a video/mixed media installation by artist and designer Rebeca Méndez. September 1, 2012 through January 20, 2013. Curated by JoAnne Northrup. Méndez gives a workshop and lecture at the Museum on Novermber 17, 2012.