Don’t Miss: Anna Valdez, “Works Sighted” at Hashimoto Contemporary

Through bright and colorful, and deeply introspective paintings depicting seemingly simple observational still lifes, Oakland artist Anna Valdez examines how predominantly Western aesthetic history, as well as personal identity, is visually represented through individually-curated objects within domestic spaces and common objects. Both large and small paintings in “Works Sighted,” her solo show on view at Hashimoto Contemporary, […]

Call for Entries: “Fluid” Group Show at Four Barrel Coffee — Deadline: July 26, 2017

06.16.2017

The Four Barrel Art Department is happy to announce a juried art exhibition based on the theme ‘Fluid’. We seek to fill our cafe gallery with artwork based around the fluidity of paints and inks, and any related interpretation of this concept. Free flowing acrylic, ink, and resin are the materials that first come to […]

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Don’t Miss: Anna Valdez, “Works Sighted” at Hashimoto Contemporary

06.14.2017
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Through bright and colorful, and deeply introspective paintings depicting seemingly simple observational still lifes, Oakland artist Anna Valdez examines how predominantly Western aesthetic history, as well as personal identity, is visually represented through individually-curated objects within domestic spaces and common objects. Both large and small paintings in “Works Sighted,” her solo show on view at Hashimoto Contemporary, […]

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“Lil SWIM” at Luggage Store Gallery

06.04.2017
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On view at Luggage Store Gallery, the group exhibition Lil SWIM continues the legacy of implementing diversity with inclusion, and creating community. The space, which launched the careers of many noteworthy artists such as Barry McGee and Clare Rojas of the Mission School movement, continues to create a strong sense of active creative social engagement. This […]

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Call for Entries: Falkirk Cultural Center 2017 Fall Annual Juried Exhibition — Deadline: July 2, 2017

05.30.2017
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Falkirk Cultural Center 2017 Fall Annual Juried Exhibition City of San Rafael, Falkirk Cultural Center Entry Fee: $40.00   CALL FOR ENTRIES: Falkirk Cultural Center 2017 Fall Juried Art Exhibition Submission Deadline: Sunday, July 2, 2017, Midnight Exhibition Dates: August 11 – September 29, 2017 PROSPECTUS / CALL FOR ENTRIES Open to artists residing in […]

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Erin Fong and Taylor Reid: “The Peep Show” at Mule Gallery

05.23.2017
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Curated by Erin Fong and Taylor Reid, who are the founders of the Bay Area letterpress print shop, Western Editions, The Peep Show at Mule Gallery aims to raise funds for Planned Parenthood and raise awareness for women’s rights and women’s health issues. I spoke with Fong and Reid about the show, and how it came […]

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Call for Artists: WILD at Root Division — Deadline: May 8, 2017

05.06.2017
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Curated by Marisa Aragona Deadline: May 8, 2017 Download Application Root Division invites artists working in all media to submit for an upcoming interdisciplinary exhibition entitled, WILD. Guest curated by Marisa Aragona, WILD will feature artworks, performances and installations that attempt to express the vast infinity of the wild. The exhibition will be presented in […]

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