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Pencils Down

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Migratory Marks 5, 2011-2012 Mixed, Graphite Variable © Valerie Wilcox
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Sour Grass, 2012 Graphite and Gouache on Paper 14.5 X 12 Inches © Courtesy of the artist
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Symmetrical Procedure S-6-6, 2010 Graphite on Duralar 6 X 6 Inches (unframed), 12 X 12 Inches © Courtesy of the artist
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© Courtesy of the artist and Jack Fischer Gallery, San Francisco, CA
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Regular Screwdriver, 2009 Graphite and Wood (no. 2 Pencil) 11 X 8.5 Inches © Courtesy Sloan Howard
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Invisible Woman 17 – Red Dress, 2012 Graphite on Newspaper 22 X 11 Inches © Courtesy of the artist and Eleanor Harwood Gallery, San Francisco
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Creature/Brush, 2012 2mm Graphite Leads, Heat Shrink Tubing, Nylon Cord, Nickel Silver and Leather. 29 X 42.5 Inches © Courtesy of the artist
Pencils Down
Curated by: Lisa Ellsworth

1313 Newell Road
Palo Alto, CA 94303
January 24th, 2014 - April 13th, 2014
Opening: January 24th, 2014 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.cityofpaloalto.org
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
Peninsula/South Bay
PHONE:  
650-329-2366
OPEN HOURS:  
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; 1-5 p.m. Sunday; and 7-9 p.m. Thursday
TAGS:  
graphite, figurative, landscape, abstract, sculpture, mixed-media, installation, performance, conceptual
COST:  
Free

DESCRIPTION

Using a mundane, accessible material—graphite—artists are creating
extraordinary drawings, sculptures, and installations that transform
and come off the wall, expanding our perceptions of what can be
achieved creatively and artistically by making marks.

OPENING CELEBRATION & RECEPTION
Friday, January 24, 6 - 9 p.m.
Free Admission
Cash Bar (free drinks for members)

View extraordinary works in graphite, meet some of the featured artists,
and make your mark!