Annual SMC Student Art Exhibition: "Peace and Security" May 20-31

Relief print by L. StangThe Santa Monica College Pete & Susan Barrett Art Gallery is pleased to present the annual SMC Art Department Student Exhibit. This year’s specially created exhibit explores and interprets SMC’s Annual Global Initiative Theme: “Peace and Security: Managing Conflict and Violence in a Turbulent World.”

The show will be open to the public from Tuesday, May 20, to Saturday, May 31, with a gallery reception from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, May 23. More than 200 works created by SMC students and featuring various media will be on display.

SMC’s Pete & Susan Barrett Art Gallery is located at the SMC Performing Arts Center on Santa Monica Boulevard at 11th Street, Santa Monica. Exhibits, gallery talks, and opening receptions are free.

Gallery hours are noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. The gallery will be closed on Memorial Day (May 26).

For more information, please call (310) 434-3434 or visit