Gallivanting Gallery Gals Get Going

  Gallivanting Gallery Gals Get Going  Who are those girls?  What do they think they’re doing? They are R/SF and they are creating a new diverse artistic community. What about you? R/SF is a collaborative, experimental and diverse art gallery in the Tenderloin Nob hill neighborhood of San Francisco.  Nestled between a bakery and a […]

Underground Spaces Elusive Environments

02.05.2017
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When we think about contemporary art, white walls, large canvases and Manolo Blahniks come to mind. What about the creativity, the voices and the movements within our communities now? The bay area, Oakland and San Francisco respectively, have a rich artistic tradition embedded with empowerment, love and activism.  Community is a practice in dialogue, a […]

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Deborah Oropallo, “Bell the Cat” at Catharine Clark Gallery

01.19.2017
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A portrait can reveal, and often has a duty to reveal, far more than simply a person’s likeness. Whereas the person-subject will merely live and die, a portrait in many respects is immortal, forever a reminiscent symbol of the this person-subject’s accomplishments, achievements, and their lasting significance. Even further in this regard portraiture can also […]

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Call for Artists: MFA Now 2017 at Root Division — Deadline: December 1, 2016

11.04.2016
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Juror: Natalia Mount, Executive Director, Pro Arts Deadline: Dec 1, 2016 Download Application OPEN CALL FOR ARTISTS: MFA NOW 2017: ARCHIVE PROJECT & JURIED EXHIBITION SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 11:59 pm Exhibition dates: March 1 – 25, 2017 The San Francisco Bay Area is home to nine of the top MFA programs […]

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Photo Feature: “What’s Left S.F.” at Luna Rienne Gallery

11.03.2016
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San Francisco is a particular type of U.S. city in which the a majority of its residents are not native-born,  and where many look to the city as a place of opportunity or freedom. This makes it an attractive city with a rich, diverse population, but also at times an epicenter of divisive debates of who or what […]

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Don’t Miss: Johnny Abrahams, “Mediaforms” & Samantha Bittman at Guerrero Gallery

08.10.2016
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Johnny Abrahams and Samantha Bittman’s solo shows on view at Guerrero Gallery for just one more week reportedly share a particularly intriguing focus upon the material and formal qualities of the work’s surface, as well as an interest in the marriage of the traditional applications of their chosen mediums and the digital technologies that have recently […]

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Driss Ouadahi, “Breach in the Silence” at Hosfelt Gallery

08.04.2016
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Hosfelt Gallery’s current presentation of new paintings by Algerian-born, Düsseldorf-residing painter Driss Ouadahi in “Breach the Silence” confronts pertinent global themes with moving and powerfully subversive acts of painting. Ouadahi, born in Morocco unto Algerian political exiles and now living and working in Düsseldorf, is one of several prominent artists in the city with whom Hosfelt Gallery has developed a strong relationship, which provides […]

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Call for Applicants: Root Division Exhibitions Fellowship — Deadline: August 12, 2016

08.04.2016
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Root Division Exhibitions Fellowship Deadline: Friday, August 12, 2016 Root Division seeks an individual who is enthusiastic and passionate about exhibitions programming, curatorial practice, and gallery management to fill its Exhibitions Fellowship position from September 2016 through April 2017. Root Division is a visual arts non-profit located in the San Francisco’s Mid-Market/SoMA district. Root Division’s […]

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Call for Applications: SFAI Richard Diebenkorn Teaching Fellowship — Deadline: September 30, 2016

08.04.2016

Call for applications Application Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2016 Electronic Submissions Only: sfaicalls.slideroom.com Fellowship Dates: August 28–December 8, 2017 SFAI is currently seeking applications for the Fall 2017 Richard Diebenkorn Teaching Fellowship. Established in 1998 by the generosity of the family of painter Richard Diebenkorn—both an alumnus and longtime faculty member of SFAI—the Fellowship provides […]

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Call for Entry: SCRAP exhibition, “Reclaimed: Elevating the art of reuse” — Deadline: September 9, 2016

08.03.2016
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CALL FOR ENTRY Reclaimed: Elevating the art of reuse October 1 – 22, 2016 ELIGIBILITY • All mediums of work will be considered including: conceptual, functional, film/video, sculpture, mixed media, book art, assemblage, fabric, jewelry, glass, music. • Open to artists who reside in the Bay Area. REQUIREMENTS Entries must be created with a minimum […]

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Photo Feature: Leo Bersamina and David Huffman at Anglim Gilbert Gallery

07.19.2016
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Don’t miss an exciting exhibit of artworks by Bay Area artists Leo Bersamina and David Huffman now on view at Anglim Gilbert Gallery through August 20th. Their mixed-media paintings, with a floor sculpture by each artist, reveals their complementary explorations in abstraction with blending of figurative elements; and subject matter that explore history, memory, and cultural symbols. […]

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