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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Group Show: Material Considerations

John Berggruen Gallery    union square/civic center
228 Grant Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94108
February 4th - March 12th
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John Berggruen Gallery is pleased to present Material Considerations, an exhibition highlighting the unique and in many cases sensitive handling of materials by fourteen contemporary artists, Diana Al-Hadid, Tauba Auerbach, Mary Corse, Matthew Feyld, Michelle Grabner, James Hugonin, Julian Lethbridge, Liza Lou, Robert Mangold, Sarah Morris, Anthony Pearson, Sterling Ruby, Sean Scully, and Richard...   [more]

Opening: February 4th   5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Sara Eliassen, LAETITIA SONAMI: A Blank Slate

Kadist Art Foundation    mission
2401 Folsom St. (Entrance at 3295 20th Street)
San Francisco, California 94110
+1 415 738 8668
February 17th 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Performance added about 22 hours ago

Cocktails 6pm, Screening 7pm Based in Oslo, Norwegian artist and conceptual filmmaker Sara Eliassen often returns to questions of self in relation to the audience’s gaze as typically positioned in society. She uproots expectations of narrative structures in cinema, with use of iconic cinematic moments as departure points for her investigations of the viewer-character dynamics and of collective memor...   [more]


Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b David Park: Opening Reception: David Park: Personal Perspectives and The Human Spirit: Contemporary Figuration as an Expression of Humanity

Richmond Art Center    east bay
2540 Barrett Ave.
Richmond, CA 94804
(510) 620-6772
March 19th 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Other added 1 day ago

Reception for Exhibitions David Park: Personal Perspectives and The Human Spirit: Contemporary Figuration as an Expression of Humanism In the South Gallery DAVID PARK: PERSONAL PERSPECTIVES Celebrating its 80th Anniversary, the Art Center will present companion exhibitions that trace the human figure as vehicle in Bay Area art. Scheduled for March 19 – May 22, 2016, the exhibitions Davi...   [more]


Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Susan Grossman: Urbanscapes East / West

Elins Eagles-Smith Gallery    union square/civic center
49 Geary St., Suite 520
San Francisco, CA 94108
(415) 981-1080
March 3rd - April 16th
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Charcoal and pastel drawings of New York and San Francisco. Susan Grossman's drawings feature a minimal palette of black, white, and gray, punctuated by primary colors. She finds compelling subjects and locations by crisscrossing the city and taking numerous photographs. Once in the studio, Grossman, like William Kentridge, begins to draw and then obsessively shifts her narrative world away from her sourc...   [more]

Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Group Show: Particle and Wave

Hosfelt Gallery    other (outside main areas)
260 Utah Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
February 6th - March 19th
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“Particle and Wave” is a group exhibition of sculpture, photography and technological media in which artists explore the properties of light. Reflection, refraction and color theory are used as tools to examine human perception and to consider science and philosophy’s attempts to explain the universe. For centuries, scientists have debated the nature of light. Does it behave lik...   [more]

Opening: February 6th   4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Zero to 50+ Timeline

Asian Art Museum    union square/civic center
200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
February 2nd - July 1st
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Take a walk through history. A 50th anniversary timeline installation on the museum’s first floor will let you trace the history of the Asian Art Museum along with major events in San Francisco and beyond. The installation, featuring photographs and video displays, will show the linked history of the museum and its home city. An interactive feature will invite visitors to contribute their...   [more]

Opening: February 2nd   10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Looking East

Asian Art Museum    union square/civic center
200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
October 30th, 2015 - February 7th
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Japan’s opening to international trade in the 1850s after centuries of selfimposed isolation set off a craze for all things Japanese among European and North American collectors, artists and designers. The phenomenon, dubbed japonisme by French writers, radically altered the course of Western art in the modern era. The Asian Art Museum delves into this sweeping development in the traveling e...   [more]

Opening: October 30th, 2015   10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Ranu Mukjerjee: Extracted

Asian Art Museum    union square/civic center
200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
November 6th, 2015 - August 14th
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Where is the line between history and mythology? In Extracted, artist Ranu Mukherjee eclipses the boundaries between the two, placing them in the same universe through colorful, collage-like video, textiles and works on paper. Drawing inspiration from California’s Gold Rush, the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882 and the museum’s expansive collection, Mukherjee invites you into otherworld...   [more]

Opening: November 6th, 2015   10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Pearls on a String: Artists, Patrons, and Poets at the Great

Asian Art Museum    union square/civic center
200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
February 26th - May 8th
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An international loan exhibition of Islamic art organized in collaboration with the Walters Art Museum in Baltimore, Pearls on a String: Artists, Patrons, and Poets at the Great Islamic Courts emphasizes the role of human relationships in inspiring and sustaining artistic creativity at imperial courts. The exhibition spans a geographic range from the Bay of Bengal to the Mediterranean Sea and d...   [more]

Opening: February 26th   10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Diebenkorn, Hopper, Rodin: Cantor Guides-Art Tours

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
February 6th - March 13th
added 7 days ago

Take a Cantor Guide tour this weekend and get the student perspective on the Cantor Arts Center! All Stanford undergrads, the Cantor Guides will direct you through collection highlights, sharing their favorite works of art. Saturday and Sunday at 4 pm, February 6 to March 13, meet in Cantor’s main lobby.   [more]

Opening: February 6th   4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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