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"Everyone has a concept of transparency\ ," writes curator Myra Block Kaiser\,\n"from the simplicit y of thin fabric or the porous openings in a\nsculptural work\, to the conc ept that transparency implies the unknown\nor unseen." \; This exhibiti on explores these multiple definitions by\nbringing together a group of art ists who express their understanding of\ntransparency through a variety of mediums. \;

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Random House Converter/Tran ce-Former #5 by adam (the late Paul Cotton) functions as a portal where the viewer becomes both subject and object.

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Charissa Brock creates abstract architectu ral creations with archeological references to tools\, weapons and musical instruments.

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Linda Hutchins' t ransparent objects revolve around the struggle of holding on and letting go . \;

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With antiquity as a foil for her beaut iful manipulated fabrics\, Marie-Laure Ilie addresses the question of permanency.

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Ali Naschke-Mes sing creates lace-like words with laboriously and fragile hand-man ipulated thread.

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Susan Taber Avila makes\nphysical the transparent ideas of memory. \; Bold words and manipulated\nGuatemalan photographs overlying tangible blocks of color act as\ntriggers to invisible past experiences.

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Connie Utterback examines\nthe physicality of color\, line\, and form. \; These works based on\ngeometric structures create spatial ambiguity and visual curiosity.

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Myra B lock Kaiser returns to Braunstein/Quay Gallery with her fourth exh ibition\, Transparencies. \; She is a founder of the website Fibers cene.com.

LOCATION:Braunstein/Quay Gallery\,430 Clementina \nSan Francisco\, CA 94103 SUMMARY:Transparencies\, adam\, Susan Taber Avila\, Charissa Brock\, Linda Hutchins\, Marie-Laure Ilie\, Ali Naschke-Messing\, Connie Utterback END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTAMP:20161203T180504Z UID:23681 DTSTART:20080802T150000 DTEND:20080802T170000 LOCATION:Braunstein/Quay Gallery\,430 Clementina \nSan Francisco\, CA 94103 SUMMARY:Transparencies\, adam\, Susan Taber Avila\, Charissa Brock\, Linda Hutchins\, Marie-Laure Ilie\, Ali Naschke-Messing\, Connie Utterback END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR