Through the Looking Glass: Images of Young People (2006)

Curated by Richard Olsen; In Collaboration with ArtSource Consulting; This exhibition was part of the year- long celebration of SFArtsED’s 40th anniversary. Inspired by the photographic portraits of famed photographer Dawoud Bey, this exhibition at the Mills Building featured the work from students in the SFArtsED residency programs, from Gateway Charter and School of the Arts. It also featured the portraits created by current and past SFArtsED artist teachers including Seyed Alavi (net/seyedsite/publicart/), Ray Beldner (, Libby Black (, Deirdra Daw, Agelio Batle ( and Shelia Guidini.