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Tom Marioni @ b. sakata garo Phillip Maisel @ Gregory Lind Retrospective: the Paule Anglim Memorial Exhibition
 

Tom Marioni @ b. sakata garo

Marioni, a painter? Not to worry. It's a shtick -- a good one.

Phillip Maisel @ Gregory Lind

His photos of assemblages encourage contemplative, analytical engagement, placing viewers at the edge of confusion.

Retrospective: the Paule Anglim Memorial Exhibition

A sampling from a massively influential career and, quite possibly, the most important show you'll see in 2015.

Sam Perry @ Sanchez Art Center

12 June 2015

Perry's sculpture harks to a time when Bay Area artists were drawing as much inspiration from craft as from European Modernism.

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Yisrael K. Feldscott @ b. sakata garo

27 May 2015

His electrifying Neo-Expressionist paintings delve the psychological aspects of global conflict.

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Doug Hall @ SFAI

26 May 2015

“The Terrible Uncertainty of the Thing Described” forces us to feel the terrible power of technology, a power usually concealed behind friendly veneers.

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John Meyer @ George Lawson

24 May 2015

For Meyer, meaning accrued from the energy given off by materials he selected and by his exacting manipulation of them.

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Doug Hall @ Rena Bransten

22 May 2015

The sex appeal of architecture? Hall finds it in a juxtaposition of images. Elwyn Palmerton reports.

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Richard Gilles @ Axis

16 May 2015

Home on the range? Not quite. Gilles uses the Central Valley as a prism through which to view California’s ongoing allure for suckers and scam artists.

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Rirkrit Tiravanija: “The Way Things Go” @ YBCA

10 May 2015

A show curated by Rirkrit Tiravanija explores food -- and the globalization of the food supply. Mikko Lautamo reviews.

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Mildred Howard @ Richmond Art Center

09 May 2015

A conceptualist/surrealist view of African-American history from an iconic Bay Area artist. Jeff Kelley reports.

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Letters to Afar @ Contemporary Jewish Museum

07 May 2015

With montages built from home movies, filmmaker Peter Forgács brings to life the culture of Polish Jewry from the interwar years.

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Emil Lukas @ Hosfelt

02 May 2015

Collaborating with nature and chance, Lukas injects fresh life into the term process painting.

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