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

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 […]

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

05.23.2016

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 […]

Don’t Miss: Brian Haefling, “Yellow Pages” at Good Mother Gallery

09.29.2015
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“Yellow Pages,” Brian Haefling’s solo show of paintings on the ground floor, and an immersive installation that fills the entire upstairs gallery, will be on view at Oakland’s Good Mother Gallery for just another week. Haefling’s paintings, filled with colorful and intricate patterns, turn into intriguing exercises in repetitious imagery that survey intrinsic meanings behind the symbols and […]

Photo Feature: Athen B. Gallery, “Condition”

09.20.2015
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Experiences and moments, from the everyday to the once-in-a-lifetime, are enjoyed and endured through a limited filter of just 5 senses, and the essential physicality of the body. Athen B. Gallery’s group show, “Condition” refers specifically to the included artists’ diverse avenues of examination into this particular (and also perhaps peculiar) human condition. With each artist’s unique depictions and perspectives […]