Capital University News, California State University, Sacramento
August 13, 2003
Artist and alum Gregory Kondos to speak,
signed print benefits campus
Painting "Life on the River" by Gregory Kondos
Kondos, one of Sacramento’s best-known artists and an alumnus of California
State University, Sacramento, will discuss his life and work at 7 p.m., Thursday,
Oct. 23 at the CSUS Alumni Center. The talk is free and open to the public.
In conjunction with this special event, 200 limited edition signed prints of
Kondos’ “Life on the River” painting are now available. Proceeds
will benefit the University Library and the CSUS Alumni Association.
Kondos earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees at CSUS. He spent
27 years teaching at Sacramento City College, where the art gallery has since
been named in his honor, and he helped found the Artists Contemporary Gallery
Kondos’ distinctive, colorful paintings are primarily landscapes of the
Sacramento Delta, Northern California, Aix-en-Provence and Greece.
The signed prints are available for $1,000 (gallery retail is $1,500). The cost
for four or more is $750 each.
For more information or to reserve a print, contact Emily Wilson at the CSUS
Alumni Center at (916) 278-7718 or firstname.lastname@example.org.