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CURRENT EXHIBITS [124]


selected dates: 8/20/12-8/20/12 [clear]

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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Group Show: At the Edge: Recent Acquisitions

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
July 18th, 2012 - December 23rd, 2012
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This exhibition presents a selection of works that have entered our collection over the past two years. This is our first opportunity to show most of these works, some of which have never before been exhibited anywhere. The title, At the Edge, evokes the ways in which these works convey a sense of reaching—and sometimes crossing—limits of perception and experience. Among the works on view are dreaml...   [more]

Opening: July 18th, 2012   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Judith Foosaner: Judith Foosaner: Breaking and Entering

Brian Gross Fine Art    potrero district
248 Utah Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.788.1050
http://www.briangrossfineart.com/
July 7th, 2012 - August 24th, 2012
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  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Judith Foosaner Breaking and Entering   July 7 – August 24, 2012 Reception for the artist: Saturday, July 7, 2-4pm     Brian Gross Fine Art is pleased to announce Breaking and Entering, a solo exhibition by Bay Area artist, Judith Foosaner, opening Saturday, July 7, with a reception for the artist from 2-4pm. Influenced by the pulse, beat, and movement of dance and...   [more]

Opening: July 7th, 2012   2:00 PM - 4:00 PM


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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 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 over 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
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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 Andy Freeberg: Guardians: Photographs by Andy Freeberg

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
July 25th, 2012 - January 6th, 2013
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Stanford, Calif.—“Guardians: Photographs by Andy Freeberg” opens July 25 at the Cantor Arts Center, Stanford University. The exhibition, which remains on view through January 6, 2013, presents 16 critically acclaimed portraits of art museum guards in contemporary Russia as they protect treasured paintings and sculptures in St. Petersburg and Moscow. Andy Freeberg is a San Francisco-based photojour...   [more]

Opening: July 25th, 2012   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Honoré Daumier: When Artists Attack the King: Honoré Daumier and La Caricature

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
August 1st, 2012 - November 11th, 2012
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Pioneering Political Satire on View at Stanford Stanford, Calif. — Long before Iranian cartoonist Mahmoud Shokraiyeh was sentenced to 25 lashings for drawing a parliament member in a soccer jersey, 19th-century caricaturist Honoré Daumier and his colleagues at the weekly Paris journal La Caricature endured prison sentences, fines, and litigation for their scathing portraits of king Louis-Philipp...   [more]

Opening: August 1st, 2012   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Zhang Wenyuan, John Gutmann: Divided Visions: Reportage from the Sino-Japanese Wars

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
August 15th, 2012 - January 13th, 2013
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This exhibition examines how the two Sino-Japanese Wars were represented through master sensationalist Kiyochika Kobayashi's battle prints, sketches by the cartoonist Zhang Wenyuan, and photojournalism by John Gutmann. The images demonstrate how the Sino-Japanese Wars were not only major conflicts between competing Asian nations, but also a critical breeding ground for new forms of public art and...   [more]

Opening: August 15th, 2012   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Qiu Zhijie, Ushio Shinohara, Gu Wenda, Xu Bing: Ink Performances

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
August 15th, 2012 - January 13th, 2013
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Today's Chinese and Japanese artists are experimenting with ink to foil audience expectations, suggest randomness, and reinforce cultural heritage. This exhibition features video and works by four such artists: Qiu Zhijie, Ushio Shinohara, Gu Wenda and Xu Bing.   [more]

Opening: August 15th, 2012   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Lynn Marie Kirby, Bartek Rost: Media Room: Lynn Marie Kirby in collaboration with Bartek Rost

Catharine Clark Gallery    potrero district
248 Utah Street, Ground Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.399.1439
http://www.cclarkgallery.com/
July 21st, 2012 - August 25th, 2012
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In the Media Room is a collaboration between artist Lynn Marie Kirby and student Bartek Rost, where the artist’s video is in dialogue with the student’s painting. The exhibitions address the the Bridge in a wide context, including as a metaphor for the bridging of communities. By presenting a combination of art organizations, art mediums, and artists of all ages, Catharine Clark Galley celebrates the...   [more]

Opening: July 21st, 2012   4:00 PM - 6:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Donna Anderson Kam, Terry Berlier, Lauren DiCioccio, Barbara Holmes, Scott Kildall, Abel Rodriguez: Group Exhibition of Six Alumni from the Artist in Residence Program at Recology San Francisco

Catharine Clark Gallery    potrero district
248 Utah Street, Ground Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.399.1439
http://www.cclarkgallery.com/
July 21st, 2012 - August 25th, 2012
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San Francisco, CA: Catharine Clark Gallery announces a group exhibition showcasing six alumni of the Artist in Residence Program at Recology San Francisco (AIR) and a selection of student’s work from San Francisco Arts Education Project (SFArtsED). The exhibit celebrates the relationships between artists, galleries, and non-profits, in conjunction with city-wide programming for International Orange: artis...   [more]

Opening: July 21st, 2012   4:00 PM - 6:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd SFartsED/International Orange: The Bridge Re-Imagined

Catharine Clark Gallery    potrero district
248 Utah Street, Ground Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.399.1439
http://www.cclarkgallery.com/
July 21st, 2012 - August 25th, 2012
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The Viewing Room and Media Room showcase work created through another unique non-profit program in the Bay Area, the San Francisco Arts Education Project. SFArtsED brings professional artists into San Francisco public school classrooms, where artists coordinate long-term, integrative curricula and enable experimental and sequential learning. The work exhibited in the show is a selection from the current...   [more]

Opening: July 21st, 2012   4:00 PM - 6:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Seiji Yamauchi: Coral Spawning

Chandler Fine Art    soma
170 Minna Street, ground floor
San Francisco, CA 94105
415-546-1113
http://www.chandlersf.com
August 4th, 2012 - September 5th, 2012
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The gallery is pleased to present a solo show of recent work by Japanese-born Seiji Yamauchi. Coral Spawning, is a series of paintings depicting reincarnation and rebirth of the soul, a notion derived from Buddhism and the Japanese traditional religion Shintoism. Each line and dot represents human life. The small and large dots combine to make waves symbolizing human biorhythms. The crossing lines a...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Leeza Doreian, Sandra Ono, Lisa Espenmiller, Danielle Mysliwiec: Cumulous

Chandra Cerrito Contemporary    east bay
480 23rd Street
Oakland, CA 94612-2322
510-260-7494
http://www.chandracerritocontemporary.co...
August 3rd, 2012 - September 28th, 2012
added over 2 years ago

Cumulous presents the work of Leeza Doreian, Lisa Espenmiller, Danielle Mysliwiec and Sandra Ono, four artists whose work results from the accretion of marks, gestures or material.  Inherent in all of their working processes is repetition, which creates patterns of various forms. Leeza Doreian paints “still lifes” comprised of thrift store fabric.  She first arranges the fabric, deliberately fo...   [more]

Opening: August 3rd, 2012   6:00 PM - 9:00 PM



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