Community Old - DO NOT USE - The Coast News

‘Liquid’ cube on display at OMA

OCEANSIDE — Artist Richard Gleaves’ eight-foot cube constructed from 19,000 feet of monofilament fishing line will be on display from Aug. 21 to Nov. 21 at Oceanside Museum of Art’s Parker Gallery, 704 Pier View Way. The exhibit is titled “Liquid.”
The cube creates what Gleaves calls “a tactile field of simulated liquid” that abstractly represents both the visual and tactile properties of water. Viewers are encouraged to not just look at the artwork, but also to walk through it and under it to experience the sensation of liquid.
Meet Gleaves at 2 p.m. Sept. 25 and hear him discuss the concept behind his new installation. The talk is free with admission and free for OMA members.
Contact Director of Exhibitions Teri Sowell for more information at or by calling (760) 435-3730.

Related posts

Board OKs additional funding for center

Rachel Stine

City allocates $650K to affordable housing

Promise Yee

Greek tragedy comes to life in staged reading

Lillian Cox

Fire captain hospitalized due to injuries from apartment fire

Promise Yee

Unidentified suspect wanted for armed robbery in Oceanside


One mural finished, more in the works

Aaron Burgin