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A brief chat with curator Andrew Hernandez
Andrew Hernandez, Curator of “METALLIC REFLECTIONS” Downey Symphony pre-concert Exhibit Three years ago Andrew received his a B.A. in Art History from California State University Dominguez Hills (CSUDH). He first began painting during his senior year of high school at Verbum Dei High School in Watts, CA. Andrew volunteering with DAC (Downey Arts Coalition) during his senior year at CSUDH. Since, Andrew begun serving as curator and assist-curated the Downey Symphony Art Shows for the past three years. THE BRIEF CHAT DAC: Could you tell us about the METALLIC REFLECTIONS exhibit and what it represents? A.H.: Bronze, Silver, and Gold, among other metals, have adorned objects through-out the centuries. Using metallic material, artists have been able to make amazing and beautiful art works fit for royalty. We are often drawn to these pieces; they are treasures to be shared. For our METALLIC REFLECTIONS exhibit we looked for art pieces that have any [...]