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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Guy Diehl: A Dialogue with Tradition II

Dolby Chadwick Gallery    union square/civic center
210 Post Street, Suite 205
San Francisco, CA 94108
November 5th - November 28th - closing today
added 3 days ago

Dolby Chadwick Gallery is pleased to announce A Dialogue with Tradition II, an exhibition of new works by Bay Area painter Guy Diehl, on view November 5–December 5, 2015. Over the past thirty years, Diehl has explored the still-life format to make art about art, finding new and nuanced modes of execution to illuminate ways of both seeing art and appreciating the art historical canon. Within...   [more]

Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Thomas Gainsborough, John Robert Cozens, William Blake, John Constable, John Martin, Samuel Palmer, Joseph Mallord William Turner: Luminous Worlds: British Works on Paper, 1760–1900

Legion of Honor    marina/presidio
Clement St & 34th Ave, Lincoln Park
San Francisco, CA 94121
July 11th - November 29th - closing tomorrow
added 5 months ago

In celebration of J. M. W. Turner: Painting Set Free (de Young, June 20–September 20, 2015), the Legion of Honor presents an exhibition featuring drawings, watercolors, and oil sketches by Joseph Mallord William Turner and his contemporaries, including Thomas Gainsborough, John Robert Cozens, William Blake, John Constable, John Martin, and Samuel Palmer. This installation will emphas...   [more]

Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Leo D. Stillwell: The 28th Annual Leo D. Stillwell Student Exhibition

San Francisco State University Fine Arts Gallery    sunset/richmond
1600 Holloway Ave, SF State University Fine Arts Building, Room 238
San Francisco, CA 94132
November 10th - December 3rd - closing in 5 days
added 29 days ago

Juried by peers, this annual exhibition features new student works in video, photography, textiles, metal arts, ceramics, sculpture, printmaking and more. The exhibit also displays works by second-year M.F.A. students and Leo D. Stillwell Jr., a watercolor and oil painter who died at age 22 in 1948. (Note: closed for Thanksgiving break Nov. 25 – 28)   [more]

Opening: November 10th   4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b John Sanborn: V+M

SF Camerawork    soma
1011 Market Street , 2nd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103
415 512 2020
November 13th - December 3rd - closing in 5 days
added 4 days ago

SF Camerawork is pleased to present V+M, a multi-channel video and sound installation by renowned video artist John Sanborn with music composed by Theresa Wong. Organized by Joseph De Mario, V+M is the first San Francisco exhibition of the artist's work in 25 years. V+M will be on view at SF Camerawork from November 13 through December 3, 2015. V+M retells the myth of Venus and Mars. Their story h...   [more]

Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Sonja Thomsen: You'll Find It Where It Is

Rayko Photo Center    soma
428 Third St
San Francisco, CA 94107
November 4th - December 4th - closing in 6 days
added about 1 month ago

RayKo Photo Center presents A site specific installation playing off our unique space You’ll Find It Where It Is Photographs and installation by Sonja Thomsen Opening Reception: Wednesday, November 4th, 6-8pm Exhibition dates: November 4th – December 4th, 2015 RayKo Photo Center is pleased to announce the opening of Sonja Thomsen’s site-specific installation, You&r...   [more]

Opening: November 4th   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Group Show: Comma And...

Coulter Art Gallery    east bay
355 Roth Way
Stanford, CA 94305
September 28th - December 6th - closing in 8 days
added 2 months ago

The Department of Art & Art History is pleased to present, Comma And..., the 2nd annual undergrad juried art exhibition at Stanford University, on view from September 28 – December 6, 2015. The exhibition, to be mounted in the Penny & Jim Coulter Art Gallery in the new McMurtry Building, includes 27 works from 20 students in 16 different majors throughout campus. With the title as a nod to...   [more]

Opening: October 8th   5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Fall National Juried Exhibition: Drawing

Marin Museum of Contemporary Art (Marin MOCA)    other (outside main areas)
Novato Arts Center at Hamilton Field, 500 Palm Drive
Novato, CA 94949
(415) 506-0137
October 31st - December 6th - closing in 8 days
added about 1 month ago

Exhibit runs: Oct 31 - Dec 6 Opening Reception: Saturday, Nov 7, 5-7pm Artists from all over the nation converge in Novato, CA, at the Marin Museum of Contemporary Art for the Fall National Juried Exhibition: Drawing. This exhibition includes techniques and materials that push the definition of conventional drawing. Materials such as typewriter ink, marshmallows, and thread were used to crea...   [more]

Opening: November 7th   5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Alisa Baremboym, Revital Cohen and Tuur Van Balen, Spiros Hadjidjanos, Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe, Kevin McElvaney, Leslie Shows, Addie Wagenknecht: Earth Machines

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts    soma
701 Mission St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
August 14th - December 6th - closing in 8 days
added 4 months ago

Our laptops, cell phones, and other gadgets derive from and return to the earth in a harmful cycle that requires urgent awareness and action to address humanity’s permanent impact on the planet. Earth Machines considers this relentless stream of new tech products, the materials they are made of, and their ecological influence. In this small group exhibition, each work of photography, sculptur...   [more]

Opening: August 14th   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Won Ju Lim: Won Ju Lim: Raycraft is Dead

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts    soma
701 Mission St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
August 14th - December 6th - closing in 8 days
added 4 months ago

Won Ju Lim: Raycraft Is Dead Can we ever really own a space, either legally, practically, or theoretically? Won Ju Lim’s mixed media installations ask her viewers to consider the psychological relationship they have to their own spaces. By investigating, exploiting, and deconstructing the spaces of her home in Raycraft Is Dead, Lim invites us to rethink our everyday experiences of our o...   [more]

Opening: August 14th   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Stranger Stories: Documentaries by Stanford Students

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
October 2nd - December 7th - closing in 9 days
added 28 days ago

Shorts by first- and second-year MFA students in documentary film offer a glimpse into the lives of two groups of strangers: those we see every day but never talk to, and those who are so removed from us geographically that they never have crossed our minds.   [more]

Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Tavares Strachan: Seeing is Forgetting the Thing that You Saw

Anthony Meier Fine Arts    western addition
1969 California Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
November 6th - December 11th - closing in 13 days
added 3 days ago

Anthony Meier Fine Arts is pleased to present an exhibition of new work by New York-based artist Tavares Strachan. Strachan has spent the past decade investigating the nature of invisibility and the way a given society determines which aspects of culture become a part of its historical narrative and which parts are erased. The artist is considering aesthetics as a part of society’s establ...   [more]

Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Group Show: A Place of Her Own

SOMArts Cultural Center    soma
934 Brannan @ 8th
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 552-1770
November 19th - December 11th - closing in 13 days
added about 1 month ago

A Place of Her Own features more than 30 artworks and large-scale installations that excavate the vibrant dreams and hopes of women. On view with accompanying public programming November 19 to December 11, 2015, the exhibition amplifies the voices of 20 women artists with diverse cultural perspectives ranging in age from 21 to 89 years old. Each piece in the exhibition is a courageous visual answe...   [more]

Opening: November 19th   6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b TERRYL DUNN: Under Pressure

Mercury 20 Gallery    east bay
475 25th St.
Oakland, CA 94612
November 5th - December 12th - closing in 14 days
added 26 days ago

Oakland artist Terryl Dunn presents new work inspired by the natural world and the future effects of climate change. Dunn draws from his experience in his garden. Observing the effects that water reduction has had on its inhabitants, the artist imagines how this might manifest in the future. In the works, surface textures erupt into shapes, jutting out of the picture plane. Texture and dimensionali...   [more]

Opening: November 14th   4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Fernando Reyes: DANCE - DREAM - DRAMA

Mercury 20 Gallery    east bay
475 25th St.
Oakland, CA 94612
November 5th - December 12th - closing in 14 days
added 26 days ago

Drawing from live models is how Fernando Reyes conveys the beauty, strength, and sensuality of the human form. The show, DANCE - DREAM - DRAMA, is very much about body language, or the conscious and unconscious ways in which our bodies communicate, often with much richer honesty than verbal language allows. Reyes has a modern and striking aesthetic, and his current work, though still essentially...   [more]

Opening: November 14th   4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Lena Daly, Sofia Londono, Nevine Mahmoud: Group Exhibition

Romer Young Gallery    potrero district
1240 22nd St
San Francisco, CA 94107
October 23rd - December 12th - closing in 14 days
added about 1 month ago

Opening: October 23rd   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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