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Nellie King Solomon: On Our San Francisco Watchlist  
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1/9/12 Posted 1/9/12

(Image: Nellie King Solomon, Horizontal 1 (Klein blue, Gold, toxic orange), 2011, acrylic and christalina on mylar, 4' × 7'4"; © Nellie King Solomon) Nellie King Solomon (b. 1971, San Francisco, CA) My paintings are spaces where energy moves matter. Events double back to devour themselves, momentum overtakes strategy, tectonic plates meet and collide. The paintings reflect my experiences of great western landscapes the shock of unabsorbed events. The slick paint resembles oil spills and h... [more]

Luke Butler: On Our San Francisco Watchlist  
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12/23/11 Posted 12/23/11

(Image: Luke Butler, Landing Party III, 2011, Acrylic on canvas, 20 x 24 Inches; © Silverman Gallery) Luke Butler (b. 1971, San Francisco, CA) Luke Butler works in paintings and collage and much of his imagery comes from pop culture, most often from television and movies that influenced him as he grew up--these include, Starsky and Hutch and Star Trek--along with other iconic images, such as that of former President Ford. To Butler, these references are meant to evoke outmoded icons of masc... [more]

Kelly Detweiler: On Our San Francisco Watchlist  
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7/4/11 Posted 7/4/11

(Image: Kelly Detweiler, Still Life with Japanese Doll, 36"x30", Acrylic on Canvas, 2005; © Kelly Detweiler) Kelly Detweiler  Kelly’s work is varied in content and in media. Having started as a ceramist, the mentality creating multiple objects still resonates in his work. The connection to his ceramic past is echoed in subject matter such as vases and vessels throughout the work. The floral and landscape imagery often refer back to his childhood in Colorado and to his extensive travels as... [more]

Showcase 2010 Winner Robert Minervini @ Gallery Hijinks (7th-28th May)  
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5/4/11 Posted 5/4/11

(Source: Gallery Hijinks website. Found on http://www.galleryhijinks.com/shows/sunken-dreams-1) New paintings by ArtSlant 2010 Showcase Winner Robert Minervini. Gallery Hijinks proudly presents Sunken Dreams, a solo exhibition by Robert Minervini. The paintings in this new body of work are inspired by the history of the geodesic dome and are a continuation of the artist’s urban landscapes exploring utopian and dystopian environments. Pleas... [more]

Jeremy Fish: On Our San Francisco Watchlist  
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3/10/11 Posted 3/10/11

(Image: Jeremy Fish, Revenge of the Road Bear, Acrylic on wood , 2010, 30 x 36 in.; © Joshua Liner Gallery) Jeremy Fish (b. 1974, Albany, New York) Jeremy's artwork deals with the relationship of all things cute and creepy, and the balance between the two. The work tends to be narrative stories designed with a library of symbols and characters. In the last few years Fish has exhibited his work in Japan, Germany, Switzerland, Taiwan, Poland, Hungry, Denmark, Canada, Holland, Austria, Sl... [more]

Cm_step_back 5 star event  
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Claudette McDermott at Poetry On Canvas Pleasanton October 5th, 2008 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Posted 11/10/08

This event was a 5 star event and all went smoothly. Next Event for Poetry On Canvas is December 6 & 7 for "Holiday in the Vineyards" in Livermore California. 5385 East Avenue, Livermore, CA for directions www.ryhanwinery.com 11 - 5:00 free event. Enjoy Wine and Art at an amazing New Winery in the Valley. Keep up with events go to http://web.mac.com/poetryoncanvas/Site/Art_Live.html [more]


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