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January 30, 2015 - January 30, 2015
Jennifer A. González
Jennifer A. González writes about contemporary art with an emphasis on digital bodies, corporeality, installation art, critical race studies, and democracy.
January 31, 2015 - January 31, 2015
Book Release: Games Are Forbidden in the Labyrinth
Join us for the release of Javier Tellez’s monograph "Games Are Forbidden in the Labyrinth" at Kadist Art Foundation. This remarkable 196-page publication expands on Téllez’s recent exhibitions at SFAI and REDCAT, Los Angeles.
February 5, 2015 - February 5, 2015
Tony DeLap: A Unique Perspective
The first in Dale Schierholt’s series California Masters, "Tony DeLap: A Unique Perspective" takes us inside the studio of the famed octogenarian painter and sculptor.
February 6, 2015 - February 6, 2015
Visual storyteller Asuka Ohsawa creates drawings, printed ephemera, and textile works that mine the wonders and worries of her world.
February 17, 2015 - February 17, 2015
Eva Franch i Gilabert
Eva Franch i Gilabert is one of the most vibrant thinkers and curators at the intersection of contemporary art, architecture, and public space.
February 20, 2015 - February 20, 2015
Rirkrit Tiravanija is celebrated for installations that invite social engagement and are activated by viewers’ interactions.
February 24, 2015 - February 24, 2015
Mariah Robertson produces cameraless abstractions that unspool in trapeze-like ribbons and dance in architectural space.
February 27, 2015 - February 27, 2015
Writer Eva Hayward researches aesthetics, the environment, and transgender theory. Her forthcoming book "SymbioSeas" (Penn State University Press) illuminates underwater representations and trans-species mediations.
March 6, 2015 - March 6, 2015
Shaun Leonardo (MFA Painting, 2005) probes conventions of portraiture to reveal complexities of masculinity and manhood.
March 10, 2015 - March 10, 2015
One of Jon Rubin interdisciplinary projects include launching a radio station in an abandoned neighborhood that only plays the sound of an extinct bird
April 7, 2015 - April 7, 2015
Mel Chin’s pioneering art practice inserts contemporary art into unlikely contexts, including destroyed homes, toxic landfills, and popular television, in each case poetically extending the capacity of art to amplify social engagement.
April 10, 2015 - April 10, 2015
Interdisciplinary artist, filmmaker, and experimental publisher Jonn Herschend utilizes quotidian systems—PowerPoint presentations, academic lectures, photographic evidence, infomercials, and educational videos—to deploy and complicate questio
April 14, 2015 - April 14, 2015
Michael Jones McKean
Michael Jones McKean’s peripatetic practice connects seemingly disparate cultural histories to specific forms.
April 21, 2015 - April 21, 2015
Annie Lapin’s paintings perform a Grey Gardens-esque dance through high and low forms.
April 24, 2015 - April 24, 2015
Erick Beltrán’s taxonomical installations fuse text and image to interrogate how editions, multiples, and reproductions alter (and define) social, cultural, and political ideologies.
April 28, 2015 - April 28, 2015
Constance M. Lewallen
Join curator and author Constance M. Lewallen for the book release of "500 Capp Street," the first publication to chronicle the remarkable history of Ireland’s home.
at McBean Gallery at San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California
Recommendation by Dewitt Cheng