Photo Feature: Micah Wood, “Healthy Tears” at Johansson Projects

From spotlight features of the new and novel places to eat and ways to eat to the at times obsessive deference paid by today’s socially responsible and meaning-well consumer to the minute details of origin, type, and sustainability of food comprising their diet, food and health has developed into almost a mega-culture of modern life. In his first solo exhibition at Johansson […]

“In Passing” at Good Mother Gallery

09.12.2016
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In the 21st century artists must balance tech-based interaction with fellow artists, admirers of their work, and their friends with the traditional “IRL” collaborations, support and cooperation, and social get-togethers. ‘In Passing,’ an exhibition of new work from Bay Area based artists Henry Fey, Bryon Christman, Alicia Mccarthy Pablo De Pinho and Oliver Hawk Holden […]

Photo Feature: Micah Wood, “Healthy Tears” at Johansson Projects

09.09.2016
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From spotlight features of the new and novel places to eat and ways to eat to the at times obsessive deference paid by today’s socially responsible and meaning-well consumer to the minute details of origin, type, and sustainability of food comprising their diet, food and health has developed into almost a mega-culture of modern life. In his first solo exhibition at Johansson […]

Interview: Danielle Schlunegger-Warner, “Frontier” at Basement Gallery Oakland

05.23.2016
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Frontier, Danielle Schlunegger-Warner’s current installation project had just opened the preceding Friday at Basement Gallery Oakland when Oakland Art Enthusiast stopped by to talk with the artist. An ambitious undertaking made possible by a successful Kickstarter crowdfunding, which she regularly tells us of her immense gratitude to her donors throughout the visit, Schlunegger-Warner’s installation is an approximately 12-foot-wide […]

Photo Feature: Erik Parra, “each devil his own” at Transmission Gallery

01.06.2016
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San Francisco-based artist Erik Parra draws upon the nuances of predominantly American culture, both the visual arts of painting and film as well more underground spheres of that culture including music and radical political groups, to form a psychological portrait of the United States at critical moments in the nation’s history. His carefully-rendered images explore how the fabricated and real histories […]

Photo Feature: Santos Shelton, “The Kingdom is Lost” at Faultline Artspace

11.09.2015
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In “The Kingdom is Lost” now on view at East Oakland’s Faultline Artspace local artist Santos Shelton begins his multi-part visual epic series chronicling the adventures of the character known as Deep Space Traveler. “The Kingdom is Lost” is the first part of this narration, which concerns a civilization that has been nearly destroyed by a meteor, and has […]

Call for Proposals and Diners: Oakland Stock — Deadline: November 8, 2015

10.20.2015

Oakland Stock: a micro-granting dinner series November 15 Call for Proposals & Diners Come eat a lovely meal, meet your community, vote on and support artist projects, and have a swell time. Sunday, November 15, 6pm-8:30pm Humanist Hall, 390 27th St, Oakland, CA 94612 DINERS: Tickets- Direct ticket inquiries to oaklandstock@gmail.com. Pre-purchase is necessary to […]