Art Power Equity Exhibition: Jean Cornwell-Wheat

  • What this is

    Exhibitions are public displays of art and design curated by a local gallery, museum, or organization.

  • When & Where

    • Sep 8: 4-7pm
    • Sep 9: 4-7pm
    • Sep 10: 4-7pm
    • Sep 11: 1-5pm
    • Sep 12: 1-5pm

    J. Walcher Communications
    1940 Market Street
    San Diego, CA 92102
  • Tags

    Design = Equity, Resilience, Transformation
    Discipline Urban, Experience, Architecture, Interior
Art Power Equity Exhibition: Jean Cornwell-Wheat

Join us for an exhibition of works by 77-year-old, San Diego-based painter, sculptor, and multimedia artist Jean Cornwell-Wheat, shown in a landmark, historic Sherman Heights home. Experience the interplay of historic Victorian architecture and artworks from one of San Diego's most versatile, contemporary, African-American artists. Limited capacity tours will be offered throughout Design Week, hosted by Kamaal Martin of Art, Power, Equity.

A Sip and Paint with Jean Cornell Wheat will also take place Saturday, September 11 from 5:30-7:30 pm. Visit this link for details.

About the hosts

Art, Power, Equity (APE)

APE is an arts-based social/cultural enterprise that supports underrepresented artists and promotes equitable arts-oriented development. Founder and principal of APE, Kamaal Martin is currently “curator-in-residence” at JWC’s office in Sherman Heights. Before starting APE in 2020, he had over a decade of professional experience in politics, government and non-profit sectors. Through this pilot program in partnership with JWC, he curated exhibitions featuring Jean Cornwell Wheat, Andrew Alcasid, and Nahla Valdez in 2021.

J. Walcher Communications

J. Walcher Communications is a San Diego-based marketing and PR agency. Celebrating 20 years in business, the firm represents an array of local and national clients. Services include media and community relations, social/digital media, branding, advertising, crisis communications, and media training. The company was named by Forbes as one of the “Best PR Agencies in 2021.”