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  1. Solo exhibition of works by Ron Nagle on view at Stuart Shave/Modern ArtRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 6 | Art Daily

    Modern Art is presenting a solo exhibition of works by Ron Nagle. 'It looked, to my eye, grotesque, then psychedelic, then uncomfortably erotic, and then all of those things at once.

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  2. Dolby Chadwick Gallery opens a retrospective of the art of Terry St. JohnRead the original story

    Friday Jun 2 | Art Daily

    Dolby Chadwick Gallery is presenting a retrospective of the art of Terry St. John. St. John is among the most celebrated artists working in the style of Bay Area Figuration.

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  3. Woolly mammoths suffered genetic 'meltdown' before extinctionRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2017 | Art Daily

    Before woolly mammoths went extinct thousands of years ago, their dwindling population suffered a series of genetic mutations that hampered their ability to survive, researchers said Thursday. Woolly mammoths were once among the most common herbivores in North America and Siberia, but came under threat from increased hunting pressure and a warming climate.

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  4. Exhibition celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Summer of LoveRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2017 | Art Daily

    The University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive launched the region-wide celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love with Hippie Modernism: The Struggle for Utopia. This major exhibition explores the intersection of the radical art, architecture, and design of the counterculture of the 1960s and early 1970s and the resonance of these innovations today.

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  5. Trio of new donations unveiled by Art Gallery of Greater VictoriaRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2017 | Art Daily

    Local philanthropist Andrew Beckerman has pledged his personal art collection valued at $750,000 and $100,000 in cash to the Art Gallery of Victoria 's Next Gallery, the expansion of the Gallery's Moss Street home. Beckerman has challenged others in his adopted home of Victoria, British Columbia to match his generous and substantial gift.

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  6. Influential glass artist Marvin Lipofsky exhibition opens at the Richmond Art CenterRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2017 | Art Daily

    A leading figure in the world of glass, the late Marvin Lipofsky was instrumental in establishing and promoting the Studio Glass Movement on the West Coast. The Richmond Art Center will exhibit a collection of his works in Marvin Lipofsky: Molten Matter/Fantastic Form, which opens in the South Gallery on January 10, 2017.

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  7. Catharine Clark Gallery opens a solo exhibition by Deborah OropalloRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2017 | Art Daily

    Catharine Clark Gallery presents Bell the Cat, a solo exhibition by Deborah Oropallo on view January 7 - February 18, 2017. As with her previous exhibition, Guise, Oropallo's newest work investigates the legacies of gender and power in portraiture.

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  8. Nine-part video work by the Brooklyn-based performance artist Martine Gutierrez on view at Ryan LeeRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2017 | Art Daily

    RYAN LEE announces its presentation of Martine Part I-IX , a nine-part video work by the Brooklyn-based performance artist Martine Gutierrez. Using costume, photography and film, Gutierrez produces elaborate narratives scenes that employ pop culture tropes in order to reveal identity-particularly gender identity-as a social construct.

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    Dec 25, 2016 | Art Daily

    The 50th California International Antiquarian Book Fair , recognized as one of the world's largest and most prestigious exhibitions of antiquarian books, returns to Northern California to celebrate its 50th Anniversary, Friday, February 10 through Sunday, February 12, 2017 at the Oakland Marriott City Center.

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  10. Samuel Levi Jones's first solo exhibition with Galerie Lelong on view in New YorkRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2016 | Art Daily

    Galerie Lelong is presenting Burning all illusion, Samuel Levi Jones's first solo exhibition with the gallery. Known for deconstructing institutional and academic books as a gesture of challenging historical and contemporary power structures, Jones unveils new paintings that incorporate found texts on black history, law and higher education.

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  11. Grace Kook-Anderson appointed Curator of Northwest ArtRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2016 | Art Daily

    Brian Ferriso, the Marilyn H. and Dr. Robert B. Pamplin Jr. Director of the Portland Art Museum , today announced the appointment of Grace Kook-Anderson as the Arlene and Harold Schnitzer Curator of Northwest Art. Kook-Anderson was most recently the Curator of Contemporary Art at the Laguna Art Museum in Laguna Beach, California, and has spent the last year as an independent curator and freelance writer in Portland.

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  12. New paintings and negative wall sculptures by Michael Heizer on view at Gagosian Beverly HillsRead the original story

    Nov 29, 2016 | Art Daily

    Gagosian is presenting new paintings and negative wall sculptures by Michael Heizer. Heizer made the paintings in New York and completed the sculptures in Nevada.

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  13. Saint Louis Art Museum announces promotion of Philip HuRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2016 | Art Daily

    Hu holds a bachelor of arts in architecture from the University of California, Berkeley; a master of architecture from the University of California, Los Angeles; and a master of arts in Chinese painting and calligraphy from the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University, where he is currently a doctoral candidate. Philip Hu has been promoted to curator of Asian art, the Saint Louis Art Museum announced today.

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  14. Covered in Time and History: The films of Ana Mendieta on view in BerkeleyRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2016 | Art Daily

    The University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive presents Covered in Time and History: The Films of Ana Mendieta, on view November 9, 2016 through January 15, 2017. During her brief career-just fourteen years, between 1971 and 1985-the Cuban-born American artist Ana Mendieta produced a stunning body of work that included performances, drawings, sculptures, installations, and photographs.

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  15. Film, sculpture, photography, and works on paper by Pat O'Neill on view in BerkeleyRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2016 | Art Daily

    The University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive presents Pat O'Neill / MATRIX 262, on view from September 28 through November 27, 2016. The exhibition features film, sculpture, photography, and works on paper by the Los Angeles-based artist Pat O'Neill .

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    Sep 19, 2016 | Art Daily

    Steven Kasher Gallery is presenting Power to the People: The Black Panthers in Photographs by Stephen Shames and Graphics by Emory Douglas. This exhibition is mounted on the 50th anniversary of the Party's founding.

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    Sep 10, 2016 | Art Daily

    Like many of his contemporaries in America in the 1950s, StaprA ns first worked under the influence of Abstract Expressionism; however, since the mid-1970s he has chosen a synthesis of realism and abstract art. by Dr. Elita Ansone When Raimonds StaprA ns last staged a personal exhibition at the Latvian National Museum of Art in 2006, he wrote in the catalogue: A'There is a broad grey area between realism and abstract or nonobjective art, where those who donA't really prefer one or the other wander in search of their own path.

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  18. Site-specific work by Terri Friedman on view in BerkeleyRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2016 | Art Daily

    The University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive presents Art Wall: Terri Friedman, on view from August 25, 2016 through February 12, 2017. For the second in BAMPFA's series of site-specific works commissioned for the 24 x 64-foot Art Wall, Director Lawrence Rinder invited East Bay artist Terri Friedman to create what she calls a 'yarn painting.'

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  19. Christie's to offer prints and works on paper from the private studio of Wayne ThiebaudRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2016 | Art Daily

    Christie's announced the dedicated auction, Thiebaud from Thiebaud: Prints and Works on Paper from the Private Studio of Wayne Thiebaud, which will take place on September 29 in New York. The sale will include 97 lots that were chosen by Christie's in partnership with the artist.

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