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CURRENT EXHIBITS [135]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Rebar: Rebar: Kaleidoscape

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
May 12th, 2013 - December 20th, 2015
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We invite you to experience Kaleidoscape, the new interactive seating sculpture in our large atrium space, Gallery B. Like the popularBAMscape by Thom Faulders, Kaleidoscape, designed by the San Francisco–based firm Rebar, is both a work of art and a piece of furniture. Come re-arrange the modular pieces to create a customized environment for study, relaxation, or socializing. Or use the sections...   [more]

Opening: May 12th, 2013   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Francis Bacon, Raymond Pettibon, Hans Hofmann, George Grosz, Max Beckmann, Peter Paul Rubens, Thomas Hart Benton, Asger Jorn: Ballet of Heads: The Figure in the Collection

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
May 17th, 2013 - August 25th, 2013
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The human figure has been a locus of artistic innovation and expression since the very first artworks were made. This focused presentation mines the permanent collection, bringing together paintings, sculptures, and works on paper that demonstrate the inexhaustible variety and texture of the human form in art. Seeking to explore the polymorphous nature of the figure, Ballet of Heads puts into dialogue the Ba...   [more]

Opening: May 17th, 2013   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd The 43rd Annual University of California, Berkeley Master of Fine Arts Graduate Exhibition

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
May 17th, 2013 - June 16th, 2013
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Be among the first to encounter the work of seven promising artists as they embark on their careers. Each year, BAM/PFA teams with the UC Berkeley Department of Art Practice to present the works of graduating M.F.A. students. This year's graduates are: Dru Anderson, Dusadee Pang Huntrakul, Erin Colleen Johnson, Sahar Khoury, Jess Rowland, and Sean Talley.The annual M.F.A. exhibition at BAM/PFA is...   [more]

Opening: May 17th, 2013   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Hans Hofmann: Rectangles

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
May 17th, 2013 - September 1st, 2013
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Hans Hofmann: Rectangles is drawn exclusively from BAM/PFA’s unsurpassed collection of paintings by this tremendously influential Abstract Expressionist artist.Known for his bold use of color, innovative approach to materials, and dynamic compositions, Hofmann (1880–1966) is perhaps most celebrated for paintings that use the rectangle as a primary motif. Loosely derived from Cubist approaches to defining...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Group Show: Unruly

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 4th, 2013 - July 13th, 2013
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Contemporary art is exploratory and unruly by nature, often challenging what is known and familiar. Unruly highlights recent acquisitions in which line, form, color, and surface operate in willful and surprising ways. Includes work by John Beech, Linda Geary, Hans Hofmann, Lee Mullican, Kamau Amu Patton, Clare Rojas, Leslie Shows, David Simpson, Amy Trachtenberg, and Leo Valledor.   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Early Chinese Painters, Ma Yuan, Wen Riguan, Guo Min, Ma Wan: Gazing into Nature: Early Chinese Painting

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 5th, 2013 - October 20th, 2013
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We are delighted to present, for the first time in ten years, a selection of BAM/PFA’s earliest Chinese paintings. These rare and amazingly well-preserved works by early landscape and bird-and-flower painters of the late Song and early Yuan periods (thirteenth and fourteenth centuries), rendered on silk or paper with ink and light color, demonstrate the sophistication and accomplishment of the ea...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Group Show: Print, Print, Pass

Berkeley Central Arts Passage    east bay
2055 Center Street, (between Shattuck and Milvia)
Berkeley , CA 94704
510-549-2977
http://www.kala.org/
May 29th, 2013 - August 29th, 2013
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Kala Art Institute is pleased to announce, “Print, Print, Pass,” the latest exhibition at Berkeley Central Arts Passage. We invite you to attend two events in conjunction with this exhibition: the Opening Reception on Wednesday, May 29, from 6-8pm and “The Pass” on Wednesday, June 26, from 6-8pm. With a slightly imploded framework, “Print, Print, Pass” highlights the physical and social economies of...   [more]

Opening: May 29th, 2013   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd 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-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 Dotty Attie: Sometimes a Traveler/There Lived in Egypt

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
January 28th, 2013 - June 16th, 2013
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Dotty Attie is known for her reproductions of European Old Master paintings paired with text—pieces that poetically reveal the voyeuristic narratives in Western visual and literary arts. Her portfolio Sometimes a Traveler/There Lived in Egypt calls particular attention to the exploitation of the North African female body and its place in European Orientalists' imaginations. Sixteen works on displ...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Cang Xin: Border Crossings: From Imperial to Popular Life

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
January 30th, 2013 - February 2nd
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How are the boundaries between social classes and identities challenged and transcended? This exhibition explores that question. Eighteenth-century Chinese paintings demonstrate how artists outside palace walls reproduced the subject and styles of imperial court paintings in order to fulfill commissions by patrons of a rising social class. Japanese woodblock prints examine how cross-dressing actors in...   [more]

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


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Andy Warhol: More Than Fifteen Minutes: Andy Warhol and Celebrity

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
February 20th, 2013 - June 30th, 2013
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This exhibition, featuring prints, drawings, and Polaroid photographs of Mao Tse Tung, Mick Jagger, and other contemporary icons, explores ideas about fame, ephemerality, and the legacy of Pop artist Andy Warhol. Warhol's art popularized the cult of celebrity through a variety of techniques and processes such as appropriation, repetition, and mass production. The 24 works are drawn from the Marmor Col...   [more]

Opening: February 20th, 2013   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Hauntings: American Photographs, 1845–1970

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
March 6th, 2013 - July 7th, 2013
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In the photographs selected for this exhibition, people and places from other times come to us now, a collision of our moment and theirs. Time rolls in rear-view mirrors and ocean waves or across the sky in a passing phenomenon, a dirigible floating in the clouds. Twenty-two works on display.   [more]

Opening: March 6th, 2013   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Richard Misrach: Revisiting the South: Richard Misrach’s Cancer Alley

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
March 27th, 2013 - June 16th, 2013
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Stanford, Calif. — The Cantor Arts Center presentsa powerful body of work by internationally acclaimed photographer Richard Misrach. The exhibition “Revisiting the South: Richard Misrach’s Cancer Alley” highlights the severe environmental degradation of the Mississippi River corridor from Baton Rouge to New Orleans. The show, which includes 21 large-scale color photographs and 14 contact sheets, ...   [more]

Opening: March 27th, 2013   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Lee Friedlander: The Cray Photographs

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
March 27th, 2013 - June 16th, 2013
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Stanford, Calif. — Images by one of the nation's most influential photographers bear witness to the supercomputer industry in “Lee Friedlander: The Cray Photographs.” The series, rarely seen in its entirety, includes 79 works by an artist lauded for his straight-forward documentation of ordinary things. The exhibition opens at the Cantor Arts Center, Stanford University on March 27 and continues on view th...   [more]

Opening: March 27th, 2013   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Léon Davent, Domenico del Barbiere, Antonio Fantuzzi, René Boyvin: A Royal Renaissance: School of Fontainebleau Prints from the Kirk Edward Long Collection

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
March 27th, 2013 - July 14th, 2013
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Stanford, California —The grandeur of French 16th-century art goes on display at the Cantor Arts Center, Stanford University on March 27 in “A Royal Renaissance: School of Fontainebleau Prints from the Kirk Edward Long Collection.” The exhibition of more than 30 works continues through Bastille Day on July 14, 2013 and will be joined by other shows for a “French Summer” at the Cantor Art Center. K...   [more]

Opening: March 27th, 2013   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM



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