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CURRENT EXHIBITS [147]


selected dates: 6/27/12-6/27/12 [clear]

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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Himalayan Pilgrimage: Liberation Through Sight

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive    east bay
2625 Durant Avenue, #2250
Berkeley, CA 94720-2250
510.642.0808
http://www.bampfa.berkeley.edu
June 15th, 2012 - November 25th, 2012
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The journey of Himalayan Pilgrimage continues with Liberation Through Sight, a reinstallation that focuses on artworks created as vehicles to enlightenment.Vajrayana, the esoteric form of Buddhism that prevails in Tibet and the Himalayas, employs myriad icons of deities to reveal the true nature of the Buddha’s teachings. The making of these icons is in itself a devotional act, bringing merit to...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Pard Morrison: Pard Morrison: Recent Work

Brian Gross Fine Art    potrero district
248 Utah Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.788.1050
http://www.briangrossfineart.com/
May 3rd, 2012 - June 30th, 2012
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Pard Morrison Recent Work   May 3 – June 30, 2012 Reception for the artist: Saturday, May 5, 4-6pm   Brian Gross Fine Art is pleased to announce a solo exhibition of works by Colorado artist, Pard Morrison, opening Thursday, May 3, with a reception for the artist on Saturday, May 5, from 4-6pm. Featured will be Morrison’s signature work that takes the form of colorful, wall-mounted paintings...   [more]

Opening: May 5th, 2012   4:00 PM - 6:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Adam Fowler: Adam Fowler: Hide/Reveal

Brian Gross Fine Art    potrero district
248 Utah Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.788.1050
http://www.briangrossfineart.com/
May 3rd, 2012 - June 30th, 2012
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Adam Fowler Hide/Reveal   May 3 – June 30, 2012 Reception for the artist: Saturday, May 5, 4-6pm   Brian Gross Fine Art is pleased to announce the San Francisco debut of New York artist, Adam Fowler, opening Thursday, May 3 with a reception for the artist on Saturday, May 5 from 4-6pm. Hide/Reveal features Fowler’s precise cut paper constructions that are comprised of layered, gestural drawing...   [more]

Opening: May 5th, 2012   4:00 PM - 6:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Karel Appel, Richard Shaw, Richard Stankiewicz, Viola Frey, Roger Brown, Robert Arneson, Terry Allen, Robert Graham, Martin Blank: Go Figure! and Extreme Makeover: A Fresh Look at the Cantor Art Center's Contemporary Collection

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
September 1st, 2010 - August 5th, 2012
added almost 4 years ago

Stanford, California — The Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University announces new displays of contemporary art. When the art museum at Stanford reopened in 1999 as the Cantor Arts Center, the top floor of its new wing was devoted to art of the past four decades. Since then, more than 750 works of European and American art in diverse media have been added to the modern and contemporary collection,...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd John Chamberlain, Sol LeWitt, Claes Oldenburg, Martin Puryear, Carl Andre: Wood, Metal, Paint: Sculpture from the Fisher Collection

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
February 29th, 2012 - October 20th, 2013
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Stanford, Calif. — Beginning Feb. 29, the Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University presents a new installation of contemporary art, “Wood, Metal, Paint: Sculpture from the Fisher Collection,” in the Oshman Family Rotunda. The works will remain on view until fall 2013. Over the last decade the Fisher Family has been exceedingly generous in lending works of art from their unrivalled collect...   [more]

Opening: February 29th, 2012   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Dan Flavin, Robert Irwin: Light Works: Dan Flavin and Robert Irwin, Art from the 1960s

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
March 21st, 2012 - July 8th, 2012
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Stanford, Calif. — From March 21 through July 8, the Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University presents “Light Works: Dan Flavin and Robert Irwin,” which features two large pieces. One work is by installation artist and painter Dan Flavin (U.S.A., 1933–1996). The other is by environmental artist and sculptor Robert Irwin (U.S.A., born 1928). Beginning in the 1920s, with the work of the Construct...   [more]

Opening: March 21st, 2012   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Frank Stella: How a Stripe Works: Frank Stella's Early Gemini Prints, 1967–1970

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
March 28th, 2012 - August 12th, 2012
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This display explores the artist's collaboration with Kenneth Tyler at Gemini G.E.L. in series after series of striking monochromatic prints modeled on Stella's earlier paintings. Freidenrich Family Gallery for Contemporary Art   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Adventures in the Human Virosphere: The Use of Three-Dimensional Models to Understand Human Viral Infections

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
April 11th, 2012 - October 28th, 2012
added about 2 years ago

Virus Models Reveal Diverse Forms and Students’ Creativity Stanford, California — Demonstrating the beauty of the molecular world as well as the extraordinary creativity of Stanford students, models of herpes, papilloma, polio, rabies, smallpox and other human viruses fill the Rowland K. Rebele Gallery in the Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University. Many of the models appear at first glance as be...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Central Nigeria Unmasked: Arts of the Benue River Valley

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
May 16th, 2012 - October 14th, 2012
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Art from Little-Known Region of Africa on View at Stanford Stanford, Calif. — “Central Nigeria Unmasked: Arts of the Benue River Valley” opens May 16 at the Cantor Arts Center, Stanford University. Presenting more than 150 objects drawn from international collections, the exhibition gives a comprehensive view of the arts from along the river that flows across the center of Nigeria, joining the great...   [more]

Opening: May 16th, 2012   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Eugène Atget, Manuel Alvarez Bravo, Robert Doisneau, Robert Frank, John Gutmann, Lotte Jacobi, André Kertész, Lisette Model, Edward Weston: Streets, Shops, Signs, and Surrealism

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
June 13th, 2012 - September 23rd, 2012
added over 2 years ago

This selection of works by artists active in Europe and the Americas in the mid-20th century features uncanny, unexpected photographs of urban streets, shops, and advertisements. Included in the rotation are works by Eugène Atget, Manuel Alvarez Bravo, Robert Doisneau, Robert Frank, John Gutmann, Lotte Jacobi, André Kertész, Lisette Model, and Edward Weston. Marie Stauffer Sigall Gallery   [more]

Opening: June 13th, 2012   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd John Cage: Not Wanting to Say Anything About Marcel: John Cage Plexigrams

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
June 13th, 2012 - November 11th, 2012
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John Cage’s Visual Word Constructions on View at Stanford Stanford, Calif. — John Cage, the most prominent American experimental composer of the 20th century, also creatively explored with visual art forms. Beginning June 13, the Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University presents some of his earliest graphic works. The exhibition, which continues through November 11, includes the Sept. 5th centennial...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Ellen Kooi: Solo Exhibition

Catharine Clark Gallery    potrero district
248 Utah Street, Ground Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.399.1439
http://www.cclarkgallery.com/
June 16th, 2012 - July 14th, 2012
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Catharine Clark Gallery announces the solo exhibition of new works in photography by Ellen Kooi.  The photography of Dutch artist Ellen Kooi is featured in a second solo exhibition at Catharine Clark Gallery. Kooi’s vividly-colored, hyper-sharp, large-scale photographs present moments that have been clipped out of a larger narrative to which the audience is not granted access. The stills—frozen...   [more]

Opening: June 16th, 2012   12:00 PM - 3:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Lauren Kelley: Upside

Catharine Clark Gallery    potrero district
248 Utah Street, Ground Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.399.1439
http://www.cclarkgallery.com/
June 16th, 2012 - July 14th, 2012
added about 2 years ago

Presented in the Media Room is Lauren Kelley’s stop-motion animated short Upside. Completed during her residency at the Studio Museum in Harlem (2009–2010), Kelley’s video expresses a bittersweet pathos through a narrative told from the vantage point of a child assessing her family’s lot as a swimming pool party goes awry. Employing a wry wit when commenting on matters of sexuality, race, and meditat...   [more]

Opening: June 16th, 2012   12:00 PM - 3:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Liam Everett, Claire Fontaine, Ken Lum, Pedro Reyes, Gabriel Sierra: Wattis Institute Exhibition: K

CCA Wattis Institute    potrero district
Kent and Vicki Logan Galleries, 360 Kansas Street (between 16th and 17th streets)
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.551.9210
http://www.wattis.org/
May 31st, 2012 - June 30th, 2012
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In the world of literature, K is the alternative to both the “I” of psychoanalysis and the “we” of politics. In Franz Kafka’s books The Trial (1925) and The Castle (1926), K signifies the simultaneous and reciprocal emergence of the institution and its subject. An exhibition curated by Kadist Curatorial Resident Juan A. Gaitán, featuring works by Liam Everett, Claire Fontaine, Ken Lum, Pedro Reyes, and Gabriel...   [more]

Opening: May 31st, 2012   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Jesse Allen, Percy Cannon, Caitlin Foster, Alexis Manheim: Summer Group Show

Chandler Fine Art    soma
170 Minna Street, ground floor
San Francisco, CA 94105
415-546-1113
http://www.chandlersf.com
June 9th, 2012 - July 23rd, 2012
added over 2 years ago


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Sheila Ghidini: Halftones

Chandra Cerrito Contemporary    east bay
480 23rd Street
Oakland, CA 94612-2322
510-260-7494
http://www.chandracerritocontemporary.co...
June 1st, 2012 - July 27th, 2012
added over 2 years ago

Halftones Chandra Cerrito Contemporary is pleased to announce Halftones, a solo exhibition by Sheila Ghidini’s. Ghidini’s graphite drawings and sculptural installation transform ordinary objects and explore the forty shades of gray visible to the eye. Her drawings of books were inspired by a recent visit to her writer friend's New York apartment, where she encountered volumes of poetry and art, jo...   [more]

Opening: June 1st, 2012   6:00 PM - 9:00 PM



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