Interview: Ben Venom, “Lets Go All the Way” at Ever Gold Gallery and “Thrill of it All” de Young Artist in Residence

Ben Venom has lived in San Francisco for 10 years, 3 years specifically in the Haight/Ashbury apartment where he resides now with his wife. Her striking landscape photographs of upstate New York fill the apartment entrance where he leads us towards his workspace at the end of the hallway where he makes the extraordinary sewn textiles and large […]

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Photo Feature: “Edge Effect” San Francisco Art Institute 2015 MFA Exhibition

05.23.2015
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95 artists from San Francisco Art Institute’s Master of Fine Arts graduate program presented innovative thesis work in Edge Effect, the 2015 Master of Fine Arts Exhibition at Herbst Pavilion in Fort Mason Center — incidentally, the reported proposed future home of SFAI’s MFA candidates studios. The final manifestation of an intense, 2-year period of professional and artistic development […]

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GATS, “Drifting Forest” at Hashimoto Contemporary

05.18.2015
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For any resident of the San Francisco East Bay GATS’ intricately-designed masks, with its somnolent eyes and flowing teeth/beard/tentacles, seem to be an omnipotent presence: slapped, painted, and sprayed upon everything from the tiny crevices and alleyways between dilapidated buildings to the grand, expansive walls of abandoned warehouses. The Oakland-based artist cultivates imagery for this iconic figure from personal reflections upon society and […]

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Interview: Ben Venom, “Lets Go All the Way” at Ever Gold Gallery and “Thrill of it All” de Young Artist in Residence

05.07.2015
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Ben Venom has lived in San Francisco for 10 years, 3 years specifically in the Haight/Ashbury apartment where he resides now with his wife. Her striking landscape photographs of upstate New York fill the apartment entrance where he leads us towards his workspace at the end of the hallway where he makes the extraordinary sewn textiles and large […]

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Don’t Miss: “Storybook: An Art Journey Through Childhood’s Best Remembered Stories” Curated by Michael Cuffe at Modern Eden

05.06.2015
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Modern Eden Gallery’s current group show, Storybook: An Art Journey Through Childhood’s Best Remembered Stories is the third curated exhibition by Michael Cuffe, photojournalist and Editor in Chief of Warholian. Over 65 artists were invited to choose a childhood folktale, story, or book to interpret in their own unique style. Such iconic books creatively approached vary from modern […]

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Call for Artists: San Francisco Beautiful Presents, Muni Art — Deadline: June 19, 2015

04.29.2015
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Call for Artists San Francisco Beautiful presents: Muni Art Application Deadline: June 19, 2015 The goal of Muni Art is to create a sense of identity and enhance the experience for daily commuters who live and do business in San Francisco. San Francisco Beautiful will also invite neighbors to participate in the selection of artists, […]

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Call For Artists: The Midway Artist in Residency Program — Deadline: June 5, 2015

04.29.2015
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$38.00 USD Ends on 6/5/2015 Arcadia Artspace @ The Midway Creative Complex www.theMidwaySF.com Arcadia Art Space Artist in Residency Program resides within a larger multidisciplinary creative complex, called The Midway, that houses music, performing arts, emerging technologies, and cooking, all with an aspect of education and public engagement. Arcadia Artspace serves as a catalyst for […]

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