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Puncture the Picture: Gutai and the Unraveling of Linear Modernism Deborah Oropallo @ Catharine Clark William Allan @ Anglim Gilbert Ruth Pastine @ Brian Gross
 

Puncture the Picture: Gutai and the Unraveling of Linear Modernism

Works from historic Gutai artists make a rare appearance in San Francisco. John Held, Jr. reports.

Deborah Oropallo @ Catharine Clark

The artist recalibrates her visual provocations and aims them at the current political morass.

William Allan @ Anglim Gilbert

A keen observer of nature, Allan extracts the extraordinary from the quotidian. Maria Porges reports.

Ruth Pastine @ Brian Gross

Painting that takes us back to the liminal state into which we were born, engulfing us sensations of pure color.

Russell Crotty and Lick Observatory @ SJICA

27 January 2017

Art meets science in a stunning collaborative exhibit. David M. Roth reports.

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Bovey Lee @ Rena Bransten

16 January 2017

Does a wall keep immigrants out or keep citizens fenced in? A Chinese-American artist wonders. Maria Porges reports.

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Black Panthers @ Oakland Museum

12 January 2017

A breakthrough exhibition explores still-contested ideological turf. Robert Atkins reports.

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Best of 2016

05 January 2017

From a tumultuous year...the best exhibitions.

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Indestructible Wonders @ San Jose Museum of Art

20 December 2016

As we approach widespread species extinction, an exhibition asks what role might art play? Lawrence Gipe reports.

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Cynthia Ona Innis @ Traywick

14 December 2016

In Cynthia Ona Innis' paintings, natural forces evoke geologic time.

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Frank Stella Retrospective @ de Young

07 December 2016

Counter-reformist of Modernism, Stella created something resembling a global brand. Mark Van Proyen reports.

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Dannielle Tegeder @ Gregory Lind

05 December 2016

Constructivism and Suprematism recast for the Internet Age. David M. Roth reports.

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Rebekah Goldstein @ Cult

29 November 2016

Collapsing space and bending forms, Goldstein’s works mix Constructivism and painterly abstraction. Elwyn Palmerton reports.

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Home Land Security @ Presidio

27 November 2016

At the site of former military fortifications, 18 artists contemplate the meaning of security. Maria Porges reports.

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