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Artist Bios and Photos

Picerne Family Foundation Artist Bios and Photos

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2011 Artist Bios and Photos
The Picerne Family Foundation is pleased to announce the 2011 Artist Outreach Project (AOP) grant recipients. For more information about the Artist Outreach Project, contact Victor Nelson, the Executive Director of the Picerne Family Foundation, at 949-267-1517 or email us here.

Lynn Adams - Visual Artist
Project: "Once Upon a Tile," creating individual tiles for a painted tile mural with at risk children at the Boys & Girls Club of San Dieguito

Cynthia Britain - Visual Artist
Project: Conducting a weekly art program on painting for at-risk, inner-city adolescent girls who live at the Crittenton Residential Treatment Center in Fullerton

Juan Manuel Cortez - Musician, Director
Project: Capistrano Mariachi Enrichment Project, teaching Mariachi music to Latino students age 5 to 18, and mentoring new music instructors, with the Capistrano Community Mariachi Program in San Juan Capistrano

Stephanie Cunningham - Visual Artist
Project: Conducting mixed-media art activities for women who are enrolled in the “Battling the Blues” program at the SusiQ Senior Center in Laguna Beach

Nancy Egan - Visual Artist, Educator
Project: Teaching drawing and oil painting to at-risk young people age 12-18 at the Boys & Girls Club in San Clemente

Barbara Gothard - Visual Artist, Educator
Project: Art and Sustainability, teaching first generation, college-bound high school students to create environmentally conscious works of art at the Preuss School UCSD in San Diego

Donald Harrell - Musician, Educator
Project: Giving private trumpet and cornet lessons to students who cannot afford music instruction, at schools in Placentia

Georgia Freedman Harvey - Visual Artist
Project: Leading one-on-one art sessions and workshops with teens who live with chronic illness at CHOC Hospital in Orange County

Young Shin Kim - Visual Artist
Project: Teaching ceramics to disabled people and their parents in collaboration with the Joy Center, which provides year-round Saturday School to Korean disabled people.

Marcos Martinez - Actor, Director, Educator
Project: Providing performing arts instruction to underserved Latino English Language learners of all ages, in partnership with the Center ARTES

Jo McLachlan - Actor, Teacher
Project: Introducing seniors to improvisational theater at affordable senior housing communities, in collaboration with the EngAGE organization

Nancy Pricetta - Visual Artist
Project: Leading after-school art projects for students with special needs at Paul Ecke Central Elementary School in Encinitas

Roberta Villaescusa - Visual Artist
Project: Teaching visual art techniques to Spanish-speaking mothers, collaborating with Center ARTES and VAVPA, the Vista Academy for the Visual and Performing Arts

Karen Wilkening - Visual Artist, Teacher
Project: Leading expressive arts therapy groups for adults recovering from substance abuse and low income children and adults in Northern San Diego County