“The Skull Show” at Bedford Gallery

Depictions of skulls act almost like a portrait. Instead of an individualized visage, its lack of distinction and yet basic universality reveals the ubiquitous face of all humanity that encompasses everything about us; from our vast history to certain future. And, as the seat of the brain and primary location all five senses, it will retain […]

“The Skull Show” at Bedford Gallery

07.21.2014
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Depictions of skulls act almost like a portrait. Instead of an individualized visage, its lack of distinction and yet basic universality reveals the ubiquitous face of all humanity that encompasses everything about us; from our vast history to certain future. And, as the seat of the brain and primary location all five senses, it will retain […]

Photo Feature: “Build” at Traywick Contemporary

06.22.2014
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Operating from a live-work space in Berkeley, Traywick Contemporary engages a wide, assorted community of artists and audiences through an extensive schedule of programs and exhibitions, including special projects and events. Its summer group exhibition, “Build” includes local artists Bean Finneran, Karrie Hovey, Prajakti Jayavant, Jenna Kuiper, Annie O’Dorisio and Maria Porges whose practices seek to emphasize and symbolize or illustrate within […]

Call for Entries: Piedmont Center for the Arts 2014 Juried art Show – Due: September 9, 2014

06.21.2014
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Call for Entries — 2014 Juried Art Show Announced The 2014 Juried Art Show presented by The Piedmont Center for the Arts is an annual, juried art exhibition selected from submissions highlighting a large variety of contemporary 2-dimenional works by Bay Area artists. Featuring original art created within the past two years, 35 pieces will […]

Call for Entries: “Open Seas” at Kala Art Institute — Due: July 11, 2014

06.05.2014
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Open Seas: Exhibition Opportunity at Kala Gallery Application Deadline: July 11, 2014   Kala Gallery announces Open Seas a call for entries exhibition open to artists working in all media. Open Seas seeks work by artists who explore the idea of borders from a wide range of perspectives. From political geography to psychological boundaries, the […]

Photo Feature: “SuperAwesome Salon: ‘Zines & Print Culture” at Friday Nights at Oakland Museum of California

06.05.2014
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Organized with Oakland’s Rock Paper Scissors Collective, “SuperAwesome Salon: ‘Zines & Print Culture” was a one-night only special event during the Oakland Museum of California’s weekly Friday Night events for local zine makers and enthusiasts. While DJ Nihar Bhatt of the Surface Tension Collective played music, a selection of the Bay Area’s most well-known zinesters had their […]

“Jack Wright: A Unified Theory of Painting” at Krowswork

05.29.2014
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Born in Minnesota, artist Jack Wright moved to the Northern Bay Area in the 1950s and became a part of the avant-garde circle of artists in Marin County at that time that included recent transplant, British Surrealist Gordon Onslow Ford as one of its more prominent members. Inspired by the Surrealist’s use of automatism, Eastern calligraphy art, and […]