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      August 25, 2019

      Sunday   2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

      123 N. Harvard St.
      Hemet, California 92543

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      David McChesney | Culture Series

      Famed Photographer David McChesney to exhibit at the Diamond Valley Arts Center. The Show entitled “Wild Desert” presents striking images of desert life. A multimedia event will take place on Sunday, August 25th at 2:30pm. There will be a large screen visual presentation, performances by classical guitarist Ernesto Ale and from National Harmonica Champion “Hurricane” David. RSVP ONLINE 

      ​The celebrated nature/ wildlife photographer and author is a
      former advanced photo instructor for the Desert Institute at Joshua Tree
      National Park. His work has been published around the globe and is seen in
      national parklands and wildlife refuges, in museums, at the National Park
      Gallery at the Interior Dept. in Washington D.C. and the Capitol Building in
      Sacramento. David"s images have been used to protect and preserve wildlife corridors
      and many wildlife species such as Desert Tortoise, Bobcat, Bighorn Sheep,
      Whooping Cranes of Texas and the wild horses of Arizona"s Salt River.



       



      Honored as the Morongo Basin Cultural Contributor of the
      Year by the Basin Wide Foundation {2015), he produces the largest line of
      American Birdlife cards in the country and has photographed 55 of 59 American
      national parks. His images were marketed by Getty Images, Planet Earth Pictures
      and Colorific before moving to Joshua Tree in 2001 to self-market his imagery.



       The author of Muir Roots: At One with the Wild and The
      Mojave Desert: Miles of Wonder, Mcchesney is also a national harmonica
      champion. He includes music in all his presentations and performs as
      "Hurricane" David as he travels the country.



      "I love where I live and love what I do," he says.
      "It is a blessing to be able to share my art forms with others while
      enjoying so much of the country"s beauty and natural treasures."

      Cost: Free - 0.00

      Categories: Education | Art Galleries & Exhibits

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