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CURRENT EXHIBITS [68]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Top of the Line

1AM Gallery    soma
1000 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
415-861-5089
http://www.1amgallery.com
April 24th - May 16th
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Come marvel at the private collections in "Top of the Line" this Friday, April 24th at 6:30 p.m. From New York's subway past, freight train graffiti influences generations of writers. Usually seen in close quarters or seen off in the distance, this Friday roll into the gallery to see graffiti on scale trains from 65 artists!   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Seduction: Japan’s Floating World The John C. Weber Collection

Asian Art Museum    union square/civic center
200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
415.581.3500
http://www.asianart.org/
February 20th - May 10th
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Seduction: Japan’s Floating World explores the creative explosion unleashed by the new entertainment districts established in Edo (present-day Tokyo) during the late 1600s. Both a state of mind and a locale, the term “floating world” refers to the pleasures available in brothel districts and Kabuki theaters of the city, whose population approached a million by the end of the century....   [more]

Opening: May 11th   10:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd The Printer’s Eye: Ukiyo-e from the Grabhorn Collection

Asian Art Museum    union square/civic center
200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
415.581.3500
http://www.asianart.org/
February 20th - May 10th
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The Printer’s Eye introduces 88 works from the Grabhorn Collection, which was donated to the Asian Art Museum in 2005. Ukiyo-e, or “pictures of the floating world,” is the term for woodblock prints made to celebrate the myriad pleasures and activities available to urban residents during Japan’s long Edo period (1615–1868). The exhibition unpacks the oft-arcane subject mat...   [more]

Opening: February 20th   10:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Exquisite Nature: 20 Masterpieces of Chinese Paintings (14th–18th c.)

Asian Art Museum    union square/civic center
200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
415.581.3500
http://www.asianart.org/
March 2nd - November 1st
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The Asian Art Museum presents 20 masterpieces of Chinese paintings from 14th to 18th centuries, representing the Yuan, Ming and Qing dynasties. The exhibition features several extremely rare works by the great masters of Chinese painting including Ni Zan (1301–1374). Broad in subject, style and geographical representation, the artworks show variations of themes such as landscape, bird-and-flower, country...   [more]

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


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Woven Luxuries: Indian, Persian, and Turkish Textiles from the Indictor Collection

Asian Art Museum    union square/civic center
200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
415.581.3500
http://www.asianart.org/
March 13th - November 1st
added 3 months ago

Used for furnishings—as carpets, spreads, bolsters, hangings, clothing—and exchanged as diplomatic gifts, silk velvets have been preeminent luxury textiles in many parts of the Islamic world and Europe, especially from the 15th century onwards. The 11 textiles in this exhibition are selections from a private New York collection, providing a glimpse into the ri...   [more]

Opening: November 1st   10:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Sanaz Mazinani: Threshold

Asian Art Museum    union square/civic center
200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
415.581.3500
http://www.asianart.org/
March 27th - May 3rd
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Sanaz Mazinani: Threshold features a new site-specific installation by the dynamic San Francisco artist, whose work—primarily photography, video and large-scale installation—explores the conceptual and formal frames of photography, especially as they relate to digital culture and the interplay of perception and representation. Threshold is an ambitious project comprising a video set within c...   [more]

Opening: March 27th   10:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Jeff Christensen, Julianna Menna, Erich J. Moffitt: Visions From the Attic

Bash Contemporary    union square/civic center
210 Golden Gate Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 926-8573
http://bashcontemporary.com/#home
April 25th - May 23rd
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Visions From the Attic April 25th – May 23rd Three person show featuring Jeff Christensen, Julianna Menna and Erich Moffitt Artist Reception Saturday, April 25th | 6-9PM Margaret by Julianna Menna “I am a professional painter working the the Philadelphia area. Over the years my work has progressed along a variety of paths, most recently including a series of skull like creatures mix...   [more]

Opening: April 25th   6:00 PM - 9:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Claire Colette and Rhonda Holberton: Berkeley Art Center Agility Projects Presents: Claire Colette and Rhonda Holberton

Berkeley Art Center    east bay
1275 Walnut Street
Berkeley, CA 94709
(510) 644-6893
http://www.berkeleyartcenter.org/
March 28th - May 3rd
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Berkeley Art Center is proud to present two concurrent solo exhibitions of new work by Claire Colette and Rhonda Holberton as the inaugural exhibitions for Agility Projects. The Agility Projects is a series of exhibitions and public programs that seeks to engage diverse audiences with new and commissioned art by outstanding emerging artists from the Bay Area. The program provides artists with time and su...   [more]

Opening: March 28th   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Andy Warhol, Claes Oldenburg, Robert Indiana, Jim Dine, Jasper Johns, Robert Rauschenberg, James Rosenquist: Pop Art from the Anderson Collection at SFMOMA

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
August 13th, 2014 - October 26th
added 11 months ago

For the past 50 years, Bay Area art collectors Harry and Mary Margaret Anderson have passionately assembled one of the most outstanding private collections of 20th-century art in the world. They have also demonstrated extraordinary generosity; in 1992 they donated a group of 30 works by Claes Oldenburg, Andy Warhol, and other Pop Art pioneers to SFMOMA, and they gave 121 works to Stanford, all of...   [more]

Opening: August 13th, 2014   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Robert Arneson: Fatal Laughs: The Art of Robert Arneson

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
August 20th, 2014 - September 28th
added 11 months ago

Robert Arneson revolutionized the medium of clay, transforming it from a “craft” medium into “fine art.” Over a career of more than 40 years--frequently using himself as a subject--he explored ideas for art that were outside the conventional repertory, including those involving physical pain and psychological expression. Moreover, he did not flinch at sensitive topical subjects, in...   [more]

Opening: August 20th, 2014   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Drama of Heaven and Earth: The Theatrical Traditions of Japan

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
September 17th, 2014 - June 8th
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During medieval and early-modern times, the Japanese theatrical art of Noh developed from a form of popular performance to the solemn, abstract drama it is today. Noh’s later popularity with the ruling shogunate enabled kabuki theater, which came out of the raucous atmosphere of the pleasure quarters, to flourish during the Edo period (1615–1868). This exhibition of 25 works presents masks, pr...   [more]

Opening: September 17th, 2014   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Rodin, Picasso, Robert Frank, Arneson, and many more: Cantor Arts Center Open Six Days a Week!

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
September 22nd, 2014 - September 28th
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Visit on Mondays! The Cantor Arts Center is now open six days a week. Closed Tuesdays, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day, but open all other holidays Wednesday through Monday. Open Wed-Mon 11am-5pm, Thursdays until 8pm; admission is free. CLOSED TUESDAY.   [more]

Opening: September 22nd, 2014   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Kal Spelletich: Intention Machines

Catharine Clark Gallery    potrero district
248 Utah Street, Ground Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.399.1439
http://www.cclarkgallery.com/
April 11th - May 23rd
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Catharine Clark Gallery is pleased to announce our first solo exhibition of work by Kal Spelletich. On view April 11 – May 23, 2015, Kal Spelletich: Intention Machines features approximately seven robotic sculptures, each representing an actual person influential in Spelletich’s life and artistic career. Several photographs of the sun, which Spelletich took with a digital camera modifie...   [more]

Opening: April 11th   5:00 PM - 7:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Jo Harvey Allen: Hally Lou

Catharine Clark Gallery    potrero district
248 Utah Street, Ground Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.399.1439
http://www.cclarkgallery.com/
April 11th - May 23rd
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A video documentary and relics from Jo Harvey Allen's 1983 performance ofHally Lou on display in our dedicated media room, concurrent with Kal Spelletich's exhibit, Intention Machines.   [more]

Opening: April 11th   5:00 PM - 7:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Lisa Espenmiller, Sabine Reckewell: On the Line: works by Lisa Espenmiller & Sabine Reckewell

Chandra Cerrito Contemporary    east bay
480 23rd Street
Oakland, CA 94612-2322
510-260-7494
http://www.chandracerritocontemporary.co...
April 3rd - May 28th
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On the Lineworks by Lisa Espenmiller & Sabine Reckewell April 3 - May 28, 2015 Opening Reception: Friday, April 3, 2015, 6 - 8 PM Open First Friday, May 1, 6 - 8 PM Artist Reception and Talk: Thursday, April 23, 6 – 7:30 PM Led by SJICA Executive Director and Chief Curator Cathy Kimball Oakland, CA Chandra Cerrito Contemporary presents the work of Lisa Espenmiller and Sabine Reckewell, two artist...   [more]

Opening: April 3rd   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Erin Jane Nelson, Jason Benson, Joel Dean: 100° City

City Limits    east bay
300 Jefferson St.
Oakland, CA 94612
+1 917-267-9587
http://citylimitsgallery.com/
April 17th - May 9th
added 29 days ago

Pagan Lovesong�What is the word for "brown foliage" in Greek � Which daughter of king Sithon, in Thrace, falls in love with Demophon, keeper of water, on his return from Troy to Greece � Which oil will be best for application to the skin as an emollient, and will traditionally be used by massage therapists to lubricate the skin during a massage session � What promise will be made by Demophon to wh...   [more]

Opening: April 17th   7:00 PM - 11:00 PM



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