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CURRENT EXHIBITS [140]


selected dates: 5/9/13-5/9/13 [clear]

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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Himalayan Pilgrimage: Sacred Space

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive    east bay
2155 Center Street
Berkeley, CA 94720
510.642.0808
http://www.bampfa.berkeley.edu
December 5th, 2012 - May 26th, 2013
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The third and final rotation of Himalayan Pilgrimage explores the theme of Sacred Space with a pair of magnificent large mandala paintings, two-dimensional representations of a three-dimensional architectural space where a specific deity resides. Dating to the fourteenth and sixteenth centuries, these paintings represent, in vivid colors, a cosmology of the deity Hevajra. Several other paintings on...   [more]

Opening: December 5th, 2012   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Sakaki Hyakusen: Facing Two Directions: A Japanese Painter Looks to China

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive    east bay
2155 Center Street
Berkeley, CA 94720
510.642.0808
http://www.bampfa.berkeley.edu
January 30th, 2013 - May 19th, 2013
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A magnificent pair of screens painted in ink on an unusual background of silver and gold by Sakaki Hyakusen (1697–1752), the founding father of Nanga (Southern School) painting in Japan, present a shimmering vision of a watery landscape. The screens display elements that are unusual at this early point in Nanga painting—precise brushwork, detailed treatment of foreground elements, and the incorporatio...   [more]

Opening: January 30th, 2013   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Nicole Eisenman: MATRIX 248

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive    east bay
2155 Center Street
Berkeley, CA 94720
510.642.0808
http://www.bampfa.berkeley.edu
May 3rd, 2013 - July 14th, 2013
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MATRIX 248 showcases the work of New York–based artist Nicole Eisenman (b. 1965), who became prominent in the 1990s and has been steadfastly expanding dialogues surrounding painting and drawing ever since. Having come of age in the East Village in the 1980s, Eisenman’s work reflects myriad sources both art historical and popular, culling from what writer and critic Lynne Tillman has referred to a...   [more]

Opening: May 3rd, 2013   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Bessma Khalaf, Carrie Hott, Elizabeth Mooney, George Pfau, Mayumi Hamanaka, Sarah Fontaine: Supra Natural

Berkeley Central Arts Passage    east bay
2055 Center Street, (between Shattuck and Milvia)
Berkeley , CA 94704
510-549-2977
http://www.kala.org/
February 15th, 2013 - May 10th, 2013
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Kala Art Institute and Berkeley Central Arts Passage present Supra Natural. Please join us for the Opening Reception on Wednesday, February 20, 6-8pm. Supra Natural presents the work of five visual artists and one writer as it relates to the immeasurable character of nature: big, beyond, fast, mystical, and utterly overwhelming. Supra Natural is the second exhibition in this new exhibition seri...   [more]

Opening: February 20th, 2013   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Chad Buck: A Memorial Exhibition

Brian Gross Fine Art    potrero district
248 Utah Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.788.1050
http://www.briangrossfineart.com/
May 2nd, 2013 - July 20th, 2013
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Chad Buck (1955 – 2013) A Memorial Exhibition May 2 – July 20, 2013 Opening reception: Saturday, May 4, 3:00-5:00 pm   Brian Gross Fine Art is pleased to announce a memorial exhibition for the late Bay Area artist, Chad Buck, opening Thursday, May 2, 2013 with an opening reception on Saturday, May 4, 3:00 to 5:00 pm. Buck passed away on February 1, 2013 in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. The exhibi...   [more]

Opening: May 4th, 2013   3:00 PM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Chris Shaw: Solo Exhibition

Caffé Museo at SFMOMA    soma
151 3rd Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.357.4500
http://www.sfmoma.org/pages/restaurant
April 17th, 2013 - June 2nd, 2013
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In this exhibition, Bay Area artist Chris Shaw presents new work exploring the relationship between science and religion. Although widely known for his rock art posters, Shaw produces paintings in a traditional format to explore his interests in iconography, semiotics, and geometry. The series includes portraits of a Madonna in slightly varying looks or styles, each holding objects referencing sc...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Julie Heffernan: A Selection of Works

Catharine Clark Gallery    potrero district
248 Utah Street, Ground Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.399.1439
http://www.cclarkgallery.com/
May 1st, 2013 - May 31st, 2013
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Catharine Clark Gallery presents a small exhibition of the work of Julie Heffernan, on view in the Minna Street gallery through the end of May.   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Etel Adnan, The Otolith Group, Chris Marker, Rabih Mroué: Words and Places: Etel Adnan

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/
April 17th, 2013 - June 29th, 2013
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Featuring works by Etel Adnan, Chris Marker, Rabih Mroué, and the Otolith Group, with selected articles from the Al-Safa newspaper archive. Words and Places: Etel Adnan is an exhibition produced by the graduating class of the Graduate Program in Curatorial Practice at California College of the Arts with the support of the Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts. Words and Places: Etel Adnan is t...   [more]

Opening: April 17th, 2013   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Etel Adnan, Rabih Mroué, The Otolith Group, Chris Marker: Words and Places: Etel Adnan

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/
April 17th, 2013 - June 29th, 2013
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Opening: April 17th, 2013   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Larry Bell, Trisha Donnelly, Gareth Moore, George Pfau: Uncertain Pilgrimage

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/
April 30th, 2013 - May 25th, 2013
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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Margaret Fitzgerald: Inhabit

Chandler Fine Art    soma
170 Minna Street, ground floor
San Francisco, CA 94105
415-546-1113
http://www.chandlersf.com
May 1st, 2013 - June 10th, 2013
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Chandler Fine Art is pleased to present a solo exhibition of recent oil paintings by Margaret Fitzgerald. This is her fifth solo show in the gallery. The title of the exhibition, "Inhabit", refers both to a specific painting and to her paintings in general. These pictures investigate the idea of construction and deconstruction through the use of multiple layers of paint. There is a striking juxtapo...   [more]

Opening: May 4th, 2013   5:00 PM - 7:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Penny Olson: Original Source

Chandra Cerrito Contemporary    east bay
480 23rd Street
Oakland, CA 94612-2322
510-260-7494
http://www.chandracerritocontemporary.co...
April 5th, 2013 - May 30th, 2013
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Penny Olson: Original Source   April 5 - May 30, 2013 Opening Reception Friday, April 5th, 2013 6 – 9 pm Artist Talk with Mari Andrews and Penny Olson Moderated by Donna Napper Saturday, April 13th, 2 -3:30 pm Open during First Friday May 3rd, 2013 6 – 9 pm Oakland, CA Chandra Cerrito Contemporary is pleased to announce the opening of a new solo exhibition by Bay Area artist Penny Olson. Pe...   [more]

Opening: April 5th, 2013   6:00 PM - 9:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Mari Andrews: Gathering Gravity

Chandra Cerrito Contemporary    east bay
480 23rd Street
Oakland, CA 94612-2322
510-260-7494
http://www.chandracerritocontemporary.co...
April 5th, 2013 - May 30th, 2013
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Chandra Cerrito Contemporary is pleased to announce the opening of a new solo exhibition by Bay Area artist Mari Andrews. Mari Andrews is known for delicate, haiku-like sculptures she has been making for the past 20 years. Her “three- dimensional drawings,” as she calls them, combine linear man-made materials, such as metal wire, with collected natural objects like seeds, leaves, moss, and ston...   [more]

Opening: April 5th, 2013   6:00 PM - 9:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Nancy Chan, Toyin Odutola, Kiki Smith, Jonathan Wallraven, Xiaoze Xe, Daqian Zhang, Hong Zhang, Yueying Zhong: The Moment for Ink: Shaking off tradition

Chinese Culture Center of San Francisco    chinatown/russian hill
750 Kearny Street, 3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94108
415-986-1822
http://www.c-c-c.org
February 23rd, 2013 - May 18th, 2013
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SAN FRANCISCO — Coloring far outside the lines of traditional ink-wash painting, works by eightequally diverse contemporary artists explode the once-staid genre in The Moment for Ink, an exhibition opening on February 23 at the Chinese Culture Center of San Francisco.The featured works at the Chinese Culture Center prove that—despite the name on the gallery’s door—ink isn’t just for Chinese (or even...   [more]

Opening: February 23rd, 2013   1:00 PM - 4:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Gregory Kondos: A Touch of Blue: Landscapes by Gregory Kondos

Crocker Art Museum    sacramento
216 O Street
Sacramento, California 95814
916 808 7000
http://www.crockerartmuseum.org
February 24th, 2013 - May 19th, 2013
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Over the course of his long career, Gregory Kondos has painted Greece, France, and the American Southwest, but continues to find his greatest and most enduring inspiration in the richly varied landscape of California. The plains and hillsides he renders are both wild and cultivated; his settings range from the undeveloped to the urban; his locales range from the supremely tranquil to the awe-inspir...   [more]

Opening: February 24th, 2013   10:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Matt Moulthrop: Super Bowls: The Art of Turned Wood

Crocker Art Museum    sacramento
216 O Street
Sacramento, California 95814
916 808 7000
http://www.crockerartmuseum.org
March 10th, 2013 - July 7th, 2013
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The 32 exquisitely turned bowls and other objects in this exhibition combine the beauty of wood with designs that accentuate wood's unique properties. Wood turning, like other craft media such as glass and clay, came into its own in the 1960s and 1970s as a rich form of creative expression. Using a lathe to carve these one-of-a-kind pieces, the turners showcased here seek to capture the splendor and ric...   [more]

Opening: March 10th, 2013   10:00 AM - 5:00 PM



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