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Local artists fight for their rights

Local artists fight for their rights

Anisha Brady

February 23, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Community

Each time that hit, new tune gets aired on the radio, is another time that that hardworking artist does not get paid. Many are unaware of the injustice occurring behind the scenes of the radio industry, and Chico will be taking a stand to protect the rights of such musicians, Feb. 24 at the 1078 gallery. United...

Interview and Chico performance with World 9

Interview and Chico performance with World 9

Niyat Teferi

February 1, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

On Jan. 27, Underhouse Music hosted a Hip hop show at 1078 gallery with various up and coming local rappers, artists and groups. It was a night filled with great vibes, energy, dancing and music. Anyone and everyone came out. I got to talk to one of the acts, a group of guys based from Los Angeles,...

Behind the art: ‘One Artist, Four Visions’ by Ruben Heredia

Behind the art: ‘One Artist, Four Visions’ by Ruben Heredia

Elias Denny

September 16, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Community

"One Artist, Four Visions" is an art exhibit featuring the art of Ruben Heredia and is running from Sept. 1-24 at the 1078 Gallery in Chico. The gallery exhibits drawings and work from Heredia's the Mystery, the Metamorphosis, the Abstract works and the Mesoamerican Transformation series. More in...

Punk concert comes to 1078 Gallery

Punk concert comes to 1078 Gallery

Tom Sundgren

October 10, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Previews

Five bands will be performing at 1078 Gallery tonight at 7:30 p.m.Fistful of Pennies, Intelligent Elephant, Boom City, C.A.F. and Fight Music will bring varying styles of punk music ranging from acoustic/pop punk to folk punk."I'm definitely looking forward to mosh pits," said Justin Green, singer and guita...

Dooberville, California: One artist’s interpretation of Chico

Dooberville, California: One artist’s interpretation of Chico

Chelsea Gallegos

September 6, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

Walking into 1078 Gallery for the reception celebrating artist Judith Leinen’s exhibit, "Dooberville," was an initially confusing experience. Before entering the gallery, one spots a hanging contraption that makes access inside a tight squeeze, leaving one to wonder whether they were supposed to inter...

Lyme Aid concert comes to 1078 Gallery

Lyme Aid concert comes to 1078 
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Erin Vierra

May 10, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Previews

The second annual Lyme Aid concert will be presented at 1078 Gallery on May 16 with a night full of local music and awareness. The event is being presented by The Lyme Center, a nonprofit organization in Chico that is dedicated to education, advocacy and outreach for Lyme disease in Butte County. Performe...

Tim Snider’s amazing musicianship strikes at 1078 Gallery

Tim Snider’s amazing musicianship strikes at 1078 Gallery

Tom Sundgren

April 4, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

An acoustic electric guitar echoes the room subtly. The sound gives off bright, high-pitched chords with upbeat rhythms accompanied by a soothing singing voice that lures in the audience for Kyle Williams' music.Williams, a local, was one of the artists that accompanied Portland, Oregon's Tim Snider on his ...

Q&A: West By Swan on name origin, juggling family and touring

Q&A: West By Swan on name origin, juggling family and touring

Tom Sundgren

February 24, 2015


Filed under Q&As

West By Swan will be coming forth with its experimental rock music at Monstros Pizza on March 20. Bassist Greg Hopkins discusses background influences, the dynamic of the band, where they have been and what is in store for them. What are some of your guys' artist or band influences? Greg: Well, we're older. So you know, a lot of Fugazi. D.C. bands....

Q&A: Nyx, Ave Grave on touring, favorite Chico bands

Q&A: Nyx, Ave Grave on touring, favorite Chico bands

Lauren Smith

February 13, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Q&As

After touring extensively up and down the West Coast, Chico native Ave Grave (Sean Galloway) and Oakland musician Nyx (Angelica Tavella) will return to The Maltese in downtown Chico on March 15. With how well these two mesh together in personality, one wouldn’t assume their musical styles differ as much as they do....

Artist to explore the fragility of memory in exhibition

Artist to explore the fragility of memory in exhibition

Lauren Smith

January 27, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Previews

Monika Meler immigrated from Brodnica, Poland before earning her B.F.A, M.A., and M.F.A. from three separate American universities. She has held solo exhibits in Virginia, Kansas City and even Ireland. Her experiences as a Polish immigrant play a heavy role in the influence behind her art in “Fragile Structures," the upcoming exhibit at 1078 Gallery that features the...

Esquire Ali to raise vibes at 1078 Gallery, Downlo

Trevor Whitney

January 19, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Previews

Chico State junior anthropology major Haronamus Maximus, better known as Esquire Ali, has two upcoming shows: Friday, Jan. 30 at Downlo and Saturday, Feb. 7 at 1078 Gallery. The free Downlo show will feature Ali in support of "Günesh," the audiovisual representation of the local art collective Vibe Tribe. The collective i...

Singer-songwriters host intimate concert

Singer-songwriters host intimate concert

Trevor Whitney

November 19, 2014


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Multimedia, Reviews, Video

Though the seats were mostly bare Tuesday night at 1078 Gallery, singer-songwriter Olivia Awbrey told the audience that it felt refreshing to play for them. "You are definitely the quietest audience I've had on this tour so far," Awbrey said. "And it's great." Awbrey played a set that night to 15 or...

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