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CURRENT EXHIBITS [86]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Mark Bode, Vaughn Bode: Cheech Wizard Tribute: I Am What I Am

1AM Gallery    soma
1000 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
415-861-5089
http://www.1amgallery.com
February 4th - March 3rd
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1AM Gallery is pleased to present a Cheech Wizard Tribute Show "I Am What I Am" by artist Mark Bode, opening Thursday, February 4th from 6:30-9:30pm. At the tender age of 15, a young Vaughn Bode created an international icon that went by the handle of Cheech Wizard. September 26th, 1957, to be exact. Following the Cheech Wizard’s conception, the hat grew into a multi generational phenomena...   [more]

Opening: February 4th   6:30 PM - 9:30 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Shannon Ebner, K.r.m. Mooney, Will Rogan: Of Echo Systems

Altman Siegel Gallery    union square/civic center
49 Geary St.
San Francisco, CA 94108
415.576.9300
http://altmansiegel.com
January 7th - February 20th
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Altman Siegel is pleased to present Of Echo Systems, an exhibition of sculptures, prints and video by artists Shannon Ebner, K.r.m. Mooney and Will Rogan. The three-person exhibition presents artworks that are conceived and developed in consideration of the artist's environment. The varied surroundings these artists reflect include private and public sites as well as physical, biological and immateria...   [more]

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


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Alex Couwenberg: Alex Couwenberg: what we do is secret

Andrea Schwartz Gallery    soma
545 4th Street
San Francisco, CA 94107
415.495.2090
http://www.asgallery.com
February 3rd - March 4th
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Alex Couwenberg: what we do is secret February 3rd – March 4th, 2016 Opening Reception: Wednesday, February 3, 5:30 - 7:30 Andrea Schwartz Gallery is pleased to announce a solo exhibition featuring recent paintings by Alex Couwenberg. “A Couwenberg painting is a delicately choreographed dance of shapes, everything on point, ready for the next note of music. They are regarded a...   [more]

Opening: February 3rd   5:30 PM - 7:30 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b David Ireland: Dumbball, David Ireland and his Circle

Anglim Gilbert Gallery    union square/civic center
14 Geary St.
San Francisco, CA 94108
415.433.2710
http://www.anglimgilbertgallery.com/
January 20th - February 27th
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Anglim Gilbert Gallery is pleased to present DUMBBALL, an exhibition honoring the work of David Ireland (1930 - 2009) and its influence. The exhibition complements two events: the reopening of the David Ireland House at 500 Capp Street and a solo exhibition David Ireland at the San Francisco Art Institute. David Ireland’s dumbballs are his signature object formed by passing a lump of concrete from hand to hand (...   [more]

Opening: January 21st   5:30 PM - 7:30 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Ranu Mukherjee: Extracted

Asian Art Museum    union square/civic center
200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
415.581.3500
http://www.asianart.org/
November 6th, 2015 - August 14th
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In Extracted, artist Ranu Mukherjee eclipses the boundaries between the two, placing them in the same universe. Commissioned for the Asian Art Museum’s 50th anniversary, this new exhibition draws inspiration from California’s Gold Rush, the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882, the ancient text The Classic of Mountain and Seas, and the museum’s own collection. Through colorful, collage-lik...   [more]

Opening: November 6th, 2015   10:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Ranu Mukjerjee: Extracted

Asian Art Museum    union square/civic center
200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
415.581.3500
http://www.asianart.org/
November 6th, 2015 - August 14th
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Where is the line between history and mythology? In Extracted, artist Ranu Mukherjee eclipses the boundaries between the two, placing them in the same universe through colorful, collage-like video, textiles and works on paper. Drawing inspiration from California’s Gold Rush, the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882 and the museum’s expansive collection, Mukherjee invites you into otherworld...   [more]

Opening: November 6th, 2015   10:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Zero to 50+ Timeline

Asian Art Museum    union square/civic center
200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
415.581.3500
http://www.asianart.org/
February 2nd - July 1st
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Take a walk through history. A 50th anniversary timeline installation on the museum’s first floor will let you trace the history of the Asian Art Museum along with major events in San Francisco and beyond. The installation, featuring photographs and video displays, will show the linked history of the museum and its home city. An interactive feature will invite visitors to contribute their...   [more]

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


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Katie Hawkinson, Edith Hillinger, Anthony Pinata, Nellie King Solomon, Rik Ritchey, Kimberly Rowe: Here, Part II: What Cannot Be Said

Berkeley Art Center    east bay
1275 Walnut Street
Berkeley, CA 94709
(510) 644-6893
http://www.berkeleyartcenter.org/
January 30th - February 28th
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Exploring the theme of abstraction, guest curator Natasha Boas chose six artists: Katie Hawkinson, Edith Hillinger, Anthony Pinata, Nellie King Solomon, Rik Ritchey and Kimberly Rowe. In her statement, Boas writes, “In an increasingly troubled world, abstract painting also works as a consolation, it is not insistently relational or ideological, and allows for contemplation and reflection. Among the works i...   [more]

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


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Group Show: Architecture of Life

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive    east bay
2155 Center Street
Berkeley, CA 94720
510.642.0808
http://www.bampfa.berkeley.edu
January 31st - May 29th
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Architecture of Life, the inaugural exhibition in BAMPFA's landmark new building, explores the ways that architecture—as concept, metaphor, and practice—illuminates various aspects of life experience: the nature of the self and psyche, the fundamental structures of reality, and the power of the imagination to reshape our world. Occupying every gallery in the new building, designed by Di...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Maurice Pialat, Gerard Depardieu, Isabelle Huppert: Love Exists: The Films of Maurice Pialat

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive    east bay
2155 Center Street
Berkeley, CA 94720
510.642.0808
http://www.bampfa.berkeley.edu
February 5th - March 25th
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We are pleased to present the films of Maurice Pialat which we have shown only once before at BAMPFA, in a retrospective the year following the director’s death. Critics consider Pialat (1925–2003) as the greatest filmmaker of the post–Nouvelle Vague era—the director that today’s French filmmakers often cite as a primary influence.Pialat’s original pursuit in th...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Travis Meinolf: Point of Contact: Backstrap Weaving with Travis Meinolf

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive    east bay
2155 Center Street
Berkeley, CA 94720
510.642.0808
http://www.bampfa.berkeley.edu
February 7th - April 7th
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Workshop dates are: February 7th @ 2pm-5pm; March 10th @ 6pm-8pm; April 7th @ 6pm-8pm Join artist Travis Meinolf for a series of participatory, site-based weaving workshops using backstrap looms that physically connect the weaver to the new BAMPFA building. “The backstrap loom is a simple tool for making cloth, for making connections. Once attached to a fixed point and strapped onto the...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Guy Maddin: Cinema Mon Amour: Guy Maddin

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive    east bay
2155 Center Street
Berkeley, CA 94720
510.642.0808
http://www.bampfa.berkeley.edu
February 12th - February 14th
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Don’t miss this chance to hear from one of cinema’s most creative talents, the articulate, insightful, and wildly entertaining filmmaker from windy Winnipeg, Guy Maddin, who has gladly agreed to help us break in our new digs. A cinephile filmmaker, Maddin joins us for a weekend during which he will present a selection of his films, including his most recent, The Forbidden Room, alongside wor...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Leo Valledor: Color Space

Brian Gross Fine Art    potrero district
248 Utah Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.788.1050
http://www.briangrossfineart.com/
January 9th - March 5th
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Brian Gross Fine Art is pleased to announce Color Space, an exhibition of paintings by the late Bay Area artist, Leo Valledor (1936-1989), opening January 9, 2016 with a reception from 4-6pm. On view will be six paintings exploring the optical energy of color through contrasting relationships that play off the geometric forms of shaped canvases. The exhibition brings together selections from the 1...   [more]

Opening: January 9th   4:00 PM - 6:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Jacques Callot: Warriors, Courtiers, and Saints: The Etchings of Jacques Callot

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
August 26th, 2015 - February 15th
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During his brief career, Jacques Callot (France, 1592–1635) challenged the old assumption that printmakers were incapable of inventing original compositions by creating elegant, expressive prints. Warriors, Courtiers, and Saints features a selection of 16 prints that demonstrate Callot’s remarkable range—from recording the horrors of war to rendering whimsical landscapes, formal co...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Richard Diebenkorn: Richard Diebenkorn: The Sketchbooks Revealed

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
September 9th, 2015 - August 22nd
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This exhibition presents the sketchbooks of celebrated 20th-century painter Richard Diebenkorn—Stanford’s most accomplished and recognized graduate in art. On display for the first time, the 29 books span 50 years of the artist's career and contain 1,045 drawings. The extraordinary sketchbooks were gifted to the Cantor by Phyllis Diebenkorn, the artist’s widow.   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Edward Hopper: Edward Hopper: "New York Corner"

Cantor Arts Center    peninsula/south bay
Stanford University, 328 Lomita Dr.
Stanford, CA 94305-5060
650.723.4177
http://museum.stanford.edu/
September 9th, 2015 - August 22nd
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The Cantor Arts Center welcomes a major acquisition, Edward Hopper’s seminal painting New York Corner, created when the artist was 31 and considered the first work made in his representational style. Hopper is one of the most acclaimed and influential artists of the 20th-century. His powerful and iconic seascapes, cityscapes, and depictions of solitary figures in urban interiors expose the rugge...   [more]



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