Fine & Performing Arts Committee (FPAC)
The San Diego Mesa College Fine and Performing Arts Committee (FPAC) seeks to enrich the cultural, intellectual, and scholarly life of San Diego Mesa College students, faculty, staff, and visitors by providing access to high quality artistic and cultural experiences. The Committee is committed to advancing the College’s mission of equity excellence through the presentation of compelling art programs promoting cultural diversity, community engagement, and technical innovation. FPAC is housed with CDAIE.
*We are cancelling all in person committee meetings to keep with social distancing guidelines and the safety of staff. Meetings will be held via zoom for the forseeable future.
Reports to: President's Cabinet (PCAB)
Meets: 2nd Tuesday of the month. Fall 2020 Dates: 10/13, 3 pm. 11/10, 1 pm. 12/8, 3 pm. | View Agendas & Minutes
Nurture the intellectual creativity that is vital to enriching the student experience at San Diego Mesa College.
Support and exhibit visual and performing artists, designers, and musicians with quality work that reflects a broad range of artistic technique, style, and media.
Promote innovative, campus-wide art programs that challenge audiences of diverse educational backgrounds and cultures with aesthetically and intellectually stimulating productions.
Foster students’ resolve to pursue artistic excellence and embrace their leadership role as creative professionals in a diverse and global community.
(3) Classified or Faculty Representative (1) Other representatives
N. Scott Robinson (Music, Secretary, Advisor Music Club)
Denise Rogers (Fine Art, CDAIE Rep.)
Alan Goodman (Music Staff, Treasurer)
Trevor Amery (Fine Art Staff)
Donna Flournoy (Dance)
Susan Lazear (Fashion)
Jaeryoung Lee (Music)
Amy Mein (Music)
Alessandra Moctezuma (Fine Art)
Pegah Motaleb (Humanities-English/Poetry/Creative Writing)
Barbara Sexton (Fine Art)
Jordyn Smiley (Fashion)
Cara Smulevitz (Fine Art)
Tonya Whitfield (Culinary Arts Management)
Robert Wong (Architecture)
George Ye (Drama)
LEFT MEETS RIGHT GUEST SPEAKER SERIES
Left meets Right: The Arts & Community (Spring 2021):
March 1 - 11:19-12:35 - POETRY: DJ Kuttin Kandi of San Diego Authors Contact: Pegah Motaleb
April 7 - 1-2pm - FASHION: Gretchen Burns Bergman = A New PATH (Parents for Addiction Treatment & Healing) Contact: Jordyn Smiley
April TBA - 11:10am - DANCE: Angie Bunch of Culture Shock Dance Center Contact: Donna Flournoy
TBA: DRAMA - Herbert Sigüenza of Media Arts Center Contact: George Ye
TBA: FINE ART, MUSIC
Left meets Right: The Arts & Sciences (Fall 2021)
Next Meetings: Tuesdays
March 9, 2021, 3:00-4:00 pm remotely in Zoom
April 13, 2021, 3:00-4:00 pm remotely in Zoom
May 11, 2021, 3:00-4:00 pm remotely in Zoom