Slide Space 123: A Space for Art and Ideas at Mills College

Slide Space 123: A Space for Art and Ideas is a new gallery located on the campus Mills College in Oakland. The idea behind of this new venture is to engage multiple disciplines with the hope of creating a powerful synergy of ideas and expression. Catherine Wagner, Dean of Fine Arts, invited notable alumnus of […]

Slide Space 123: A Space for Art and Ideas at Mills College

12.15.2016
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Slide Space 123: A Space for Art and Ideas is a new gallery located on the campus Mills College in Oakland. The idea behind of this new venture is to engage multiple disciplines with the hope of creating a powerful synergy of ideas and expression. Catherine Wagner, Dean of Fine Arts, invited notable alumnus of […]

Open Call for Video Art at Aggregate Space Gallery — Deadline: November 20, 2016

11.07.2016

For the fourth time, Aggregate Space Gallery’s January 2016 show will be an all-video show built from single submissions gathered through this newly announced open call. It’s a short turnaround, so spread the word and get your submissions in ASAP. The theme of the show will grow out of the quality of the submissions we receive […]

“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 […]