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

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 […]

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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Interview with 2015-2016 Tournesol Award Winner, Elizabeth Bowler

03.16.2016
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The cacophony of the city of San Francisco and Sausalito gradually gave way to the hushed, rural landscape of Fort Barry and finally to Headlands Center for the Arts, where San Francisco Art Enthusiast met with current Tournesol awardee, Elizabeth Bowler. Her studio, a bisection of a larger room, was a hub of activity, which […]

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Don’t Miss: “Particle and Wave” at Hosfelt Gallery

03.15.2016
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Light, one of the fundamentals of both the arts and sciences, continues to captivate and entertain in conceptual and empirical inquiry. Perhaps the reason so is that the answers to even some very basic scientific questions about it continue to elude. And, many scientific explanations tend to fall short when applied to broader study and observation. As the title suggests, artists whose works are included in […]

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Call for Artists: SOMArts, “Night Light: Multimedia Garden Party” — Deadline: March 14, 2016

02.24.2016
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SOMArts Cultural Center seeks “code breaking” artists to exhibit in one-night-only exhibition, Night Light: Multimedia Garden Party, on Saturday, July 23, 2016, 8:30 pm–midnight. Apply Here! WHAT: Calling artists for proposals that include self illuminated artworks, such a light or shadow-based installations, video or multimedia works, or artworks or performances that are otherwise appropriate for […]

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Call for Artists: Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Artist Residency — Deadline: March 7, 2016

02.24.2016
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YBCA Artist Residency 2016 All application materials are due Monday, March 7, 2016 by 5 p.m. Late submissions will be disqualified. Applicants to the residency must: be at least 18 years old not be enrolled as a full-time student during the residency period be a resident of San Francisco, Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin or San […]

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Call for Artists: Headlands Center for the Arts Affiliate Artists Program — Deadline: March 21, 2016

02.24.2016
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Headlands Center for the Arts Affiliate Artists Program Click here to Apply   The Affiliate Artists Program is an immersive studio practice program awarded to approximately 20 Bay Area artists, writers, and designers annually. Affiliates receive partially subsidized studio space, public presentation opportunities, and discounts on Mess Hall meals and public events. Affiliate Artists are […]

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