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CURRENT EXHIBITS [79]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Liam Everett, Matt Keegan, Will Rogan: In Search of Vedaland

Altman Siegel Gallery    union square/civic center
49 Geary St.
San Francisco, CA 94108
415.576.9300
http://altmansiegel.com
September 8th - October 1st
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Altman Siegel is pleased to present In search of Vedaland, a three-person exhibition featuring work by Liam Everett, Matt Keegan and Will Rogan. In search of Vedaland borrows its title from magician Doug Henning’s proposed transcendental meditation theme park. The park, which was never realized, was intended as a destination to expand and awaken human consciousness. Henning’s desire to of...   [more]

Opening: September 1st   5:30 PM - 7:30 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Patrick Dintino: Voyeur

Andrea Schwartz Gallery    soma
545 4th Street
San Francisco, CA 94107
415.495.2090
http://www.asgallery.com
September 7th - October 7th
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Patrick Dintino: Voyeur September 7 – October 7, 2016 Opening Reception: Wednesday, September 7, 5:30 - 7:30 Andrea Schwartz Gallery is pleased to announce the fifth solo exhibition by Patrick Dintino entitled Voyeur. Composed of broad, coalescing bands of color, the intermeshed lines in Patrick Dintino’s paintings formulate a plethora of shades, tones, and hues that invite us as the audience upon a...   [more]

Opening: September 7th   5:30 PM - 7:30 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Ken Graves: The Home Front

Anglim Gilbert Gallery    union square/civic center
14 Geary St.
San Francisco, CA 94108
415.433.2710
http://www.anglimgilbertgallery.com/
September 7th - October 15th
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Anglim Gilbert Gallery is pleased to announce an exhibition of early photography by the late Ken Graves.   [more]

Opening: September 7th   5:30 PM - 7:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Dean Byington, Jerome Caja, Judith Linhares, Tomas Nakada, J. John Priola, Richard Shaw, Canan Tolon, Pamela Wilson-Ryckman: Order & Nature

Anglim Gilbert Gallery - Minnesota Street Project    potrero district
1275 Minnesota Street
San Francisco, CA 94107
http://www.anglimgilbertgallery.com
September 7th - October 8th
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Anglim Gilbert Gallery is pleased to announce a group exhibition with works by Dean Byington, Jerome Caja, Judith Linhares, Tomas Nakada, J. John Priola, Richard Shaw, Canan Tolon and Pamela Wilson-Ryckman.   [more]

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


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Mother-of-Pearl Lacquerware from Korea

Asian Art Museum    union square/civic center
200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
415.581.3500
http://www.asianart.org/
April 29th - October 23rd
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Featuring 25 objects, most from the museum’s collection, Mother-of-Pearl Lacquerware from Korea showcases the significance of Korean mother-of-pearl lacquerwares, highlighting aspects of their aesthetics, creation, use and conservation. It will be the first in-depth exhibition in the United States to explore this remarkable subject matter. Organized by the Asian Art Museum.   [more]

Opening: April 29th   10:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Worshipping Women Power and Devotion in Indian Painting

Asian Art Museum    union square/civic center
200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
415.581.3500
http://www.asianart.org/
September 8th - March 26th, 2017
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Female power and its personifications hold an important place in Hindu devotional practices. The goddess figure represents the primordial female force underlying nature (prakriti) and power (shakti)—both in its generative and destructive aspects. As Devi (Great Goddess) or Ma (Mother), divine female energy is worshiped under different names and visual forms. She may be the local village goddes...   [more]

Opening: September 8th   10:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Free First Thursdays @ BAMPFA

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive    east bay
2155 Center Street
Berkeley, CA 94720
510.642.0808
http://www.bampfa.berkeley.edu
March 3rd - December 1st
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First Thursdays are a great time to visit BAMPFA. The galleries are free all day the first Thursday of each month.   [more]

Opening: February 9th   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Cecilia Edefalk: MATRIX 261 / Cecilia Edefalk

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive    east bay
2155 Center Street
Berkeley, CA 94720
510.642.0808
http://www.bampfa.berkeley.edu
June 29th - October 16th
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06.29.2016 Opening Reception and gallery walkthrough with artist and curator. Included with BAMPFA admission. MATRIX 261 features the work of Stockholm-based artist Cecilia Edefalk (b. 1954), whose work probes the uncertain nature of historical memory, time, and the visionary role of light. While Edefalk’s practice is intuitive and deeply personal, she variously explores notions of original...   [more]

Opening: June 29th   6:30 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Mark Rothko, Ad Reinhardt, Peter Paul Rubens, Francisco Goya, Albrecht Dürer, and many more...: Berkeley Eye: Perspectives on the Collection

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive    east bay
2155 Center Street
Berkeley, CA 94720
510.642.0808
http://www.bampfa.berkeley.edu
July 13th - December 11th
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The University of California, Berkeley began collecting art shortly after its founding in 1868. Bacon Hall Library and Art Museum opened on campus in 1881 and several of the works donated to the University on this occasion form the historic heart of BAMPFA’s collection, making it one of the oldest art museums on the West Coast. Although a number of significant works were purchased, most have be...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Sojourner Truth, Photography, and the Fight Against Slavery

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive    east bay
2155 Center Street
Berkeley, CA 94720
510.642.0808
http://www.bampfa.berkeley.edu
July 27th - October 23rd
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Runaway slave Sojourner Truth gained fame in the nineteenth century as an abolitionist, feminist, and orator. This exhibition showcases the photographic carte de visite portraits of Truth that she sold at lectures and by mail as a way of making a living. Cartes de visite, similar in format to calling cards, were a new mode of mass communication in the 1850s that quickly became relatively inexpensi...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Buddhist Art From the Roof of the World

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive    east bay
2155 Center Street
Berkeley, CA 94720
510.642.0808
http://www.bampfa.berkeley.edu
July 27th - November 27th
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Artists from India, Tibet, and Nepal have for centuries created sculptures and paintings as a window into a divine Buddhist reality. Buddhist Art from the Roof of the World explores the spiritual meaning of over thirty exceptional works, highlighting their role within the Buddhist doctrine. The centerpiece of the exhibition is a rare fourteenth-century monumental gilt-bronze Buddha from Tibet seated in t...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Lawrence Jordan, Gibbs Chapman, Pat O'Neill, Ken Jacobs, Greta Snider: Alternative Visions film series

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive    east bay
2155 Center Street
Berkeley, CA 94720
510.642.0808
http://www.bampfa.berkeley.edu
September 7th - November 16th
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This year’s season of avant-garde film opens with a program of found footage films showcasing artists who use Hollywood movies and video games to construct their own creative works. A second program of shorts focuses on films made without a camera, highlighting artists who paint, scratch, or collage directly onto the filmstrip. Local artist Lawrence Jordan presents a program that arcs across hi...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Group Show: Pets and Animals

Berkeley Central Arts Passage    east bay
2055 Center Street, (between Shattuck and Milvia)
Berkeley , CA 94704
510-549-2977
http://www.kala.org/
September 24th - January 14th, 2017
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LIFE with PETS and ANIMALs - a new exhibition at the Berkeley Central Arts Passage is curated by Expressions Gallery. This show exhibits the many pet and animal friends who share our world. Fromt eh pet dog, cat, bird or bunny bringing love and companionship, to the beautiful animals seen on safari, to the increase in endangered animals, these creatures enrich our lives and our world. This exhibitio...   [more]

Opening: September 24th   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Dana Hart-Stone: A Western Trip

Brian Gross Fine Art    potrero district
248 Utah Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.788.1050
http://www.briangrossfineart.com/
September 10th - October 29th
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Dana Hart-Stone A Western Trip September 10 – October 29, 2016 Reception for the artist: Saturday, September 10, 4-6pm Brian Gross Fine Art is pleased to announce the opening of A Western Trip, a solo exhibition of paintings by Bay Area artist Dana Hart-Stone, on September 10, 2016, with a reception from 4-6pm. On view will be six new paintings, including two mural-sized works, creat...   [more]

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


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Showing Off: Identity and Display in Asian Costume

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
October 14th, 2015 - October 10th
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Fashion is a form of language. What we wear broadcasts critical information about us and serves as a visible indicator of social rank, profession, ethnicity, or status. This exhibition of Asian textiles and other works from the Cantor’s collection demonstrates how costume and objects of personal adornment functioned as a method of identification and display from the late 18th century to today. Ra...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Lewis Hine, James Francisco: Soulmaker: The Times of Lewis Hine

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
May 21st - October 31st
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One hundred years ago, the photographer Lewis Hine travelled to mills and factories in New England and the South, photographing child laborers. His photographs are among the most haunting images of children ever made. In this exhibition, a beautiful selection of Hine’s child-labor photographs is juxtaposed with stunning contemporary photographs taken by photographer Jason Francisco (Stanford M....   [more]



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