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 […]

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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“Looking East: How Japan Inspired Monet, Van Gogh, and Other Western Artists” at the Asian Art Museum

11.09.2015
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When rattling off major artistic influences in Western art during the late 19th and early 20th centuries, U.S. Navy Commodore, Matthew Perry, might not be the first name to spring to mind. But it was Perry, who — after roughly 200 years of national seclusion — insisted that Japan open itself up to international trade. […]

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Photo Feature: San Francisco Arts Commission Galleries, Passport 2015: Japantown

10.21.2015
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The San Francisco Arts Commission Galleries held its fun, and engaging seventh annual Passport event this past weekend, on October 18. Through this signature event, SFAC Galleries makes contemporary art accessible to a broad and diverse audience, and remains one of the few participant-led art collecting experiences that encourages a direct connection between artists and arts enthusiasts […]

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Photo Feature: “Devolution” at Fifty24SF Gallery

09.09.2015
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“Devolution” now at San Francisco’s Fifty24SF Gallery, includes artwork by international and national artists Smithe, Tina Lugo, and Benjamin Constantine; and Bay Area artist Lauren YS.  Through each artists’ surreal, human figurative images rendered in bizarre novel mutations, the group exhibition explores the limits and the possibilities of the physical form. Benjamin Constantine, working in Brisbane, Australia, and Mexico […]

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Casey Cripe, “One Is All Is One” at Mirus Gallery

09.03.2015
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It may seem like a contradiction in terms to say that in order to tell the story of the universe, from its very nascent origins to its  undetermined future, there requires just as much artistic license as scientific evidence. But that is perhaps what Casey Cripe aims to reveal in his ambitious solo show, “One Is All […]

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Photo Feature: Dave Kinsey, “The Modern Condition” at FFDG

08.31.2015
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Los Angeles based artist David Kinsey’s solo show “The Modern Condition” now at San Francisco gallery FFDG expounds upon the works in three major exhibitions throughout the world since his last solo show at FFDG in 2013: “Cushion of Memory” at Detroit’s Library Street Collective, “Casa Grande” in Zürich’s Trace Gallery, and “Ashes to Ashes” at Galerie Die Kunstagentin in Cologne, Germany. Taking cues from […]

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