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Serge Attukwei Clottey @ Ever Gold

In drought-stricken Ghana life is measured a gallon at a time. Those gallon jugs are the raw material of Clottey’s art. Lawrence Gipe reports.

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Anthony Discenza @ Catharine Clark

A conceptual artist with formidable literary skills stages what may well be his most elaborate spoof yet.

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Judith Belzer @ George Lawson

Vertiginous representations of Panama’s Canal Zone, where the wild meets the tamed. Maria Porges reports.

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Tony May @ b. sakata garo

One of Northern California’s great unsung conceptualists at the top of his game.

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Randy Colosky @ Chandra Cerrito

Sculpture that challenges conventional ideas of internal and external space, suggesting there isn’t much difference between emptiness and fullness. Julia Couzens reports.

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Pierre Bonnard @ Palace of the Legion of Honor

An artist high on color itself, Bonnard used chromaticism to reach beyond the purely visual. Mark Van Proyen reports.

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Mark Baum @ Krowswork

Decades-old paintings from a deceased master prove startlingly current.

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Amy Kaufman @ Traywick

Kaufman’s soft-focus minimalist abstractions evoke geometry, botany and linear magnifications. Julia Couzens reports.

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Leo Villareal @ Fused Space

Villareal seeks the spiritual via the experiential, the literal flicker of LEDs replacing optical flicker of paint. Mikko Lautamo reports.

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Architecture of Life @ BAMPFA

From the macro to the microscopic, BAM’s debut show truly describes the “Architecture of Life.” Meredith Tromble reports.

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