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Nate Boyce @ Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

His mash-ups of illusionistic space and computational simulation illuminate the frenetic contemporary mind, insistently tugged between actual space and electronic device prompts.

David Olivant @ CSU Stanislaus

Dada-inspired mash-ups capture our “no-zeitgeist” era. Mark Van Proyen reports.

Material Matters + 4 Proposals for Reading @ Seager Gray

Two shows that bridge the supposed difference between thinkers and makers.

The Return to Reason @ Wendi Norris

17 February 2015

Five photographers re-examine the ideas of Man Ray.

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Tucker Nichols @ Gallery 16

16 February 2015

Minus the cacophony of his installations and wall works, these standalone paintings and drawings reveal a droll sense of humor and abundant invention.

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Andrea Way @ Brian Gross

11 February 2015

Set the realm of the intangible, Way’s art exemplifies Klee’s credo: “Art does not reproduce the visible; rather, it makes visible.”

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Secondhand @ Pier 24 Photography

09 February 2015

This sprawling, ambitious, head-spinning show uses vernacular images to chart photography’s impact, from the beginning to the present.

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Ai Weiwei @ Alcatraz

07 February 2015

Underlying Ai’s work is a rhetoric of struggle and a landscape of ruins into which he breathes fire. Jeff Kelley reports.

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“Garble” @ Catharine Clark

28 January 2015

This show of text-based art affirms a core principle of Conceptualism: ideas, not their delivery systems, are what matter.

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Dean DeCocker & Peter Wayne Lewis @ JayJay

22 January 2015

The iconography of flight and the resilience of molecular life forms are the respective subjects of sculptor DeCocker and painter Lewis.

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Airplane Show @ b. sakata garo

19 January 2015

A mix of Conceptualism and Funk, it delivers an abundance of an all-too-rare commodity: serious fun

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Andrew Schoultz @ Hosfelt

14 January 2015

With dazzling draftsmanship and imagination, Schoultz symbolically captures the zeitgeist.

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2014: The Year in Review

04 January 2015

A selection of outstanding exhibitions from the past year.

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