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Richard Shaw @ b. sakata garo

His blend of trompe-l’oeil and photorealism continues to fascinate by confusing the fake and the real.

Arnold Newman @ Contemporary Jewish Museum

He integrated modernist ideas about painting into photographic portraiture, making pictures of artists that are iconic.

10th Gwangju Biennial: “Burning Down the House”

Asia’s oldest, largest and most prestigious international art biennial delivers on its promise. Mark Van Proyen reports.

Joan Broan & Katherine Sherwood @ Paule Anglim

Iconic Bay Area painters whose work embodies the tug-o-war between abstraction and representation.

Unmasked @ MACLA

27 October 2014

The superhero -- from a Latino perspective.

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Fair Recap: Art Silicon Valley/San Francisco

21 October 2014

A first-rate art fair that leaned a bit toward glitz. What fair doesn't? Julia Couzens sorts out the good stuff.

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Web on the Wall @ Robert Koch

19 October 2014

What does the future of photography look like? You're staring at it. It’s the Internet.

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A Virtual Boulevard in Sacramento

14 October 2014

Augmented Reality suspends gravity, motion and building codes. A 12-block urban installation demonstrates.

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Mark Emerson @ JayJay

10 October 2014

With a polyrhythmic approach to composition, Emerson bends and fractures the space within the frame.

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Jim Campbell @ Hosfelt

01 October 2014

Low-res video images projected onto walls and resin reliefs produce near-mystical experiences.

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Robb Putnam @ Rena Bransten Projects

27 September 2014

Poised between ominous children’s toys and sophisticated constructions, Putnam’s work elicits humor, pathos, repulsion and play.

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Guy Overfelt @ Evergold

21 September 2014

Overfelt's hopped up Trans Am awakens the speed-crazed teenager in all of us, while warning of the consequences of unquenched consumption.

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Clem Crosby @ George Lawson

19 September 2014

The apparent off-hand ease in Crosby’s entanglements of line shows his skill and rigor as a painter.

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Barbara Takenaga @ Gregory Lind

18 September 2014

Her glowing cosmic iconography puts a fresh spin on notions of the “New Sublime”

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