Reception at McNish Gallery
The McNish Gallery at Oxnard College is proud to present, POLAR WORLD OF WONDER, a digital photography exhibit by local artist, Ira Meyer. In conjunction with the OC Lecture Series, Ira Meyer will give a lecture on Wednesday, March 22nd, 1:00pm in the Performing Arts Building. Following the lecture, a reception for the artist will take place from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm at the McNish Gallery located at North Hall.
Ira Meyer’s photographs have been collected worldwide and have been published on the cover of the Turkish version of National Geographic's Climate Change special edition, in National Geographic’s Atlas of Natural America, on the cover of Yosemite National Park’s calendar, as the Nature Conservancy’s holiday card, CD and video art, in the Los Angeles Times, on several book covers and a variety of magazines including: Outdoor Photographer, ESCAPE, Outdoor and Nature Photography, EARTH, Digital Photographer, ArtLife and Petersen’s Photographic.
In 2008, Ira’s image of a dripping arch in a Greenland iceberg received the runner up award in the One Earth category of the prestigious BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition. His work is also part of the permanent collections of the City of Beverly Hills, as well as Oxnard, California’s Carnegie Art Museum.
Please join us for the opening reception on Wednesday, March 22, 3:00-5:00 pm. The McNish Art Gallery is located at 4000 South Rose Avenue, Oxnard, CA. 93033. Gallery hours are Mondays through Thursdays, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm and by appointment. For more information contact (805) 678-5046 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.