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CURRENT EXHIBITS [61]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Eddie Colla: Nothing Lasts Forever

1AM Gallery    soma
1000 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
415-861-5089
http://www.1amgallery.com
August 6th - September 9th
added 27 days ago

1AM Gallery is pleased to present a solo exhibition by Eddie Colla fresh off an extended international tour with his new collection, “Nothing Lasts Forever,” opening August 6th, 6:30 – 9:30pm. The show will revolve around the images Colla has left behind in his travels along with the thoughts and experiences that are fading and changing with the passing of time. From childhood we ar...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Zarouhie Abdalian, Johnny Bicos, Liam Everett, Laeh Glenn: Nacht und Träume

Altman Siegel Gallery    union square/civic center
49 Geary St.
San Francisco, CA 94108
415.576.9300
http://altmansiegel.com
July 2nd - September 4th
added 2 months ago

Heil'ge Nacht, du sinkest nieder;Nieder wallen auch die TräumeWie dein Mondlicht durch die Räume,Durch der Menschen stille Brust.Die belauschen sie mit Lust;Rufen, wenn der Tag erwacht:Kehre wieder, heil'ge Nacht!Holde Träume, kehret wieder! Holy night, you sink down;The dreams flow down, too,Like your moonlight through the rooms,Through the people's silent chests.They listen sof...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b 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
added 5 months ago

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-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b 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 7 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-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Asian Art Museum Thursday Nights

Asian Art Museum    union square/civic center
200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
415.581.3500
http://www.asianart.org/
May 7th - October 8th
added 4 months ago

Spring and summer mean later sunsets and later hours at the Asian Art Museum. We're open 'til 9 p.m. on Thursdays and for just $5 after 5 p.m., you can spend an evening inside our beautiful Beaux-Arts building enjoying special exhibitions, sprawling galleries, fun talks, lively gatherings and intimate hangs with artists. On first Thursdays, there are even cash bars, DJs and more.   [more]

Opening: May 7th   5:00 PM - 9:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Picturing Sound, Creating Mood

Asian Art Museum    union square/civic center
200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
415.581.3500
http://www.asianart.org/
May 14th - November 22nd
added 4 months ago

Indian paintings rotation third floor (Gallery 5)   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Group Show: Today's Artists Interact with Major Art Movements from the Renaissance to the Present

Berkeley Central Arts Passage    east bay
2055 Center Street, (between Shattuck and Milvia)
Berkeley , CA 94704
510-549-2977
http://www.kala.org/
August 22nd - November 11th
added 25 days ago

This exhibition presents Major Art Movements from the Renaissance to the Present. It offers a timeline, descriptions of the Movements, and photos of the works of the original Artists who created the Movements, as well as the works of totday's Artists' interacting with historic Art Movements.   [more]

Opening: August 22nd   4:00 PM - 6:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b 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 about 1 year 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-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b 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 about 1 year 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-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b 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
added 12 months ago

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-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Mel Prest, Connie Goldman: Exhibition of Two Solo Shows: "Color Chant" by Mel Prest & "Shift" by Connie Goldman

Chandra Cerrito Contemporary    east bay
480 23rd Street
Oakland, CA 94612-2322
510-260-7494
http://www.chandracerritocontemporary.co...
August 7th - September 24th
added about 1 month ago

Please join Chandra Cerrito Contemporary for the First Friday opening reception of two concurrent solo shows in painting: "Color Chant" by Mel Prest, and "Shift" by Connie Goldman. Developed over the last two years, Connie Goldman’s most recent dimensional paintings evidence the tenuous relationship between flux and stasis through shifting depths, forms, and colors within her sculptural multi-sec...   [more]

Opening: August 7th   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Maria Schumacher: In A Spiral

City Limits    east bay
300 Jefferson St.
Oakland, CA 94612
+1 917-267-9587
http://citylimitsgallery.com/
August 28th - September 26th
added 19 days ago

"In A Spiral" is a solo exhibition of new paintings made with a variety of materials by Leipzig, Germany-based Maria Schumacher. Schumacher will show a combination of recent paintings from Leipzig and a new suite of works made this past month at her summer residency at Real Time & Space in Oakland. In California, the artist has found inspiration in the everyday abstraction of neighborhood buildings,...   [more]

Opening: August 28th   7:00 PM - 11:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Richard Diebenkorn: Richard Diebenkorn Prints: Celebrating an Acquisition

de Young Museum    haight/gg park
Golden Gate Park, 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive
San Francisco, CA 94118
415-750-3600
http://deyoung.famsf.org/
April 25th - October 4th
added about 1 month ago

Richard Diebenkorn (American, 1922–1993) held a lifelong interest in printmaking that began with experiments he made as a student at the California School of Fine Arts (now the San Francisco Art Institute), and he maintained a steady output of prints from the 1960s until his death. A group of 160 prints acquired by the Fine Arts Museums in 2014 includes examples from this thirty-year p...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Joseph Mallord William Turner: J. M. W. Turner: Painting Set Free

de Young Museum    haight/gg park
Golden Gate Park, 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive
San Francisco, CA 94118
415-750-3600
http://deyoung.famsf.org/
June 20th - September 20th
added 5 months ago

Joseph Mallord William Turner (1775–1851) was one of the greatest British artists of the nineteenth century. His paintings are revered for their spectacular effects of light and color, and have influenced generations of artists. His late work, created between 1835 and 1850, articu­lated a radical vision that was heedless of public reaction, and explored such themes as the rise and fa...   [more]

Opening: June 20th   9:30 AM - 5:15 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Willard Worden: Portals of the Past: The Photographs of Willard Worden

de Young Museum    haight/gg park
Golden Gate Park, 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive
San Francisco, CA 94118
415-750-3600
http://deyoung.famsf.org/
July 25th - February 14th, 2016
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A fascinating though largely forgotten figure in the Bay Area’s rich photographic history, Willard Worden (American, 1868–1946) took up photography while serving in the Spanish-American and Philippine-American Wars and later opened his first gallery near the Presidio in Cow Hollow. Within a few years, his stock list contained hundreds of views of his newly adopted city and its...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Royal Hawaiian Featherwork: Nā Hulu Ali‘i

de Young Museum    haight/gg park
Golden Gate Park, 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive
San Francisco, CA 94118
415-750-3600
http://deyoung.famsf.org/
August 29th - February 28th, 2016
added about 1 month ago

Explore the distinctive art, culture, and history of Hawai‘i with the first exhibition of Hawaiian featherwork on the U.S. mainland, developed in partnership with the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum, Honolulu. Presented in San Francisco, which is considered to be the gateway to the Pacific, the exhibition will feature approximately 75 rare and stunning examples of the finest featherwork c...   [more]

Opening: August 29th   9:30 AM - 5:15 PM



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