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20th Annual New Generations Student Showcase: "Sanctuary"

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20th Annual De Young Student Showcase

Piazzoni Murals Room

Join us for this dynamic three-day event at the de Young, including a juried showcase of visual art and film with museum object talks, an art history symposium, music, and performance by university and college art and art history students, inspired by the theme, Sanctuary, and by the de Young's permanent collections and special exhibitions.

Friday, April 22 – Showcase open 9:30 am–8:45 pm
Saturday, April 23 – Bay Area Undergraduate Art History Symposium, 1–4 pm in the Koret Auditorium. Showcase open 9:30 am–5:15 pm
Sunday, April 24 – UC Berkeley Graduate Student Object Talks, 2 pm in the permanent collection galleries. Showcase open 9:30 am–2 pm

Congratulations to the 2016 Showcase Artists!

Olympia Altimir, Academy of Art University

Erika Bailey, Cabrillo College

Lexygius Sanchez Calip, San Francisco Art Institute

Natasha Carlos, San Francisco Art Institute

Austin Carlson, University of California, Santa Cruz

George Albert Carpenter, San Francisco State University

Sami Chan/Alexandra Swati Guild, Stanford University

Jose Chavez-Verduzco, University of California, Davis

Chi-Han Cheng, Academy of Art University

Hsinyu Candy Chu, Academy of Art University

Ricardo Cortez, San Jose State University

Lawrence Davis, University of California, Davis

Rhianna Gallagher, San Jose State University

Diana Garcia, Academy of Art University

Melissa Garcia, Solano Community College

Michael David Gordon, California College of the Arts

Gailan Sabin Gray, San Jose State University

Nico Harriman, Mills College

Jordan Rose Jurich-Weston, San Francisco Art Institute

Behnaz Khaleghi (representative of Baharak Khaleghi, Zeferino Rincon), University of California, Berkeley

Olga Kleytman, City College of San Francisco

Paige Klugherz, University of California, Davis

Huanying Charmaine Koh, California College of the Arts

Wendy Liu, University of California, Davis

Jocelyn Lauren Lozano, University of California, Santa Cruz

Max Luo, Academy of Art University

Naseem Sabah Mahood, Academy of Art University

Giorgiani Mathey, San Jose State University

Danielle C. A. Matthews, Academy of Art University

Daniel Miramontes, San Francisco State University

Minami Oya, San Jose State University

Anette Paredes, Academy of Art University

Elina Peduzzi, San Jose State University

Alexandra Petroff, Academy of Art University

Niklas Leonard Radford, San Jose State University

Shae Rocco, San Francisco Art Institute

Orly Ruaimi, San Francisco Art Institute

Taylor Smalls, University of San Francisco

Rachel Maryam Smith, University of California, Santa Cruz

Aleksandra Szymanska, Academy of Art University

Chloë Valdez, City College of San Francisco

Ali Vaughan, Stanford University

Qian Wang, San Jose State University

Charlie Watts, San Francisco Art Institute

Deirdre E. Weinberg, City College of San Francisco

Haoyun Erin Zhao, Academy of Art University

Ticket Information

Programming and general admission to the permanent collection galleries are free of charge during Friday Nights at the de Young. A $20 surcharge applies to visit the special exhibition galleries.


Support for Friday Nights at the de Young is provided by Hanson Bridgett, the Koret Foundation, and Wells Fargo Foundation. During Friday Nights, funding from The Hearst Foundations makes possible free general admission to the permanent collection galleries. The media sponsor is the San Francisco Chronicle.

Contact Information

Mitzi Mathews
(415) 750-7694