Organic Logic: Jim Melchert, John Roloff, Stephanie Syjuco
Join 500 Capp Street Foundation at the Garage for a conversation between artists Jim Melchert, John Roloff, and Stephanie Syjuco on expanded definitions of ceramics. They will share their perspectives on intersections between ceramics, site, performance, and audience participation in the Bay Area. Thursday, February 16, 2017. Doors at 7 p.m. Enjoy the House and the Garage before the talk at 7:30 p.m. $20 general admission, $15 students and seniors. Limited capacity, advance tickets required. More info
Great exhibition with Carrie Mae Weems, David Huffman and many others on black power in Art at the Oakland Museum of California: All Power to the People: Black Panthers at 50
October 8, 2016–February 26, 2017 More info
Un Encuentro con la Palabra / A Meeting with the Word
Rigo 23 will give a performance and poetry reading, as part of a parallel programmation of Autonomous InterGalactic Space Program, on February 18 at 3 PM, in the Atrium of Minnesota Street Project. Download press release
Autonomous InterGalactic Space Program is an interdisciplinary collaboration between Rigo 23 and artisans and cultural activists from Chiapas, Mexico. Autonomous InterGalactic Space Program is organized around the theme “Another World, Another Path,” articulated by the Zapatista Army of National Liberation (EZLN) at the First Global Festival of Dignified Rage in 2009.
Anglim Gilbert Gallery is pleased to host Autonomous InterGalactic Space Program, an exhibition of works by Rigo 23 in cooperation with artisans of Chiapas, Mexico. The exhibition will take place at Anglim Gilbert Gallery’s location at Minnesota Street Project, a new arts venue in the ‘Dogpatch’ arts district of San Francisco.
Congratulations to Xiaoze Xie, for receiving an Academic Award in Painting in “HISTORICODE: Scarcity & Supply/The 3rd Nanjing International Art Festival” at the Baijia Lake Museum in Nanjing.
On view through February 12, 2017 More info
Ann Hamilton is visiting professor at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2017 More Info
Mildred Howard – Beyond Mammy, Jezebel, & Sapphire: Reclaiming Images of Black Women
December 2nd to February 18th
Alexandria Museum of Art
933 Second Street | Alexandria, LA
Paul Kos – Sympathetic Vibrations
Video Data Bank is proud to launch Sympathetic Vibrations: The Videoworks of Paul Kos. This two-disc box set features 25 video works and a 50-page monograph containing specially commissioned essays that expand upon Kos’ five-decade long practice by art scholar Constance Lewallen and SFMOMA’s Curator of Media Arts Rudolf Frieling. More info
Congratulations to Frances Stark, who has been named one of the selected artists for the 2017 Whitney Biennial!
March 17 – June 11, 2017 More info
Congratulations to Annabeth Rosen and Lynn Hershman Leeson on being awarded United States Artists Fellowships!
USA’s 2016 Fellows were selected from over 500 artists nominated by their peers, and chosen by panels of experts in each of those disciplines: Architecture & Design, Crafts, Dance, Literature, Media, Music, Theater & Performance, Traditional Arts, and Visual Arts. More info
Lynn Hershman Leeson – Dreamlands: Immersive Cinema and Art, 1905–2016
Whitney Museum, New York City, USA
October 28, 2016 – February 5, 2017 More info
Lynn Hershman Leeson – Postwar: Art Between the Pacific and the Atlantic, 1945 – 1965
Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
October 14 – March 26, 2017 More info
Mildred Howard – Between The World and Me: African American Artists Respond to Ta-Nehisi Coates=
Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, Oregon
September 3 – March 5, 2017 More info
Gay Outlaw – Mutable Object
Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, University of Oregon, USA
September 30, 2016 – February 19, 2017 More info
Tony Oursler – Imponderable
MoMA, New York, USA
June 18, 2016 – January 08, 2017 More info
Terry Fox – Elementar Gestures
Von der Heydt Museum, Wuppertal, Germany
September 11, 2016 – February 19, 2017 More info