“Nuts and Who’s: A Candy Store Sampler,” the new exhibition
at the San Jose Museum of Art, focuses on the 1960s arts scene in
Northern California and the cross-fertilization of ideas between
Funk, Nut, and the Hairy Who in the Bay Area and at the Candy
Store Gallery from 1968 to 1985.
On August 26 from 6:30–8:30 pm, Torreya Cummings (B.A.,
‘99) will hold a performance and video shoot
aboard Balclutha in San Francisco’s Maritime National
Park for her new work “Barbary
The Faith J. McKinnie Gallery re-opens a Project Space for
Curatorial Intervention with their new show “When They See
Us.” Alum Will Maxen (M.F.A., ‘23) and Jessica Wimbley (M.F.A.,
‘05) contribute works to this exhibition which opens August
19 and runs to September 10, 2023.
Congratulations to Lisa Rybovich Crallé (M.F.A., ‘11) who will
soon open her very own storefront project space in Vallejo called
Personal Space. The inaugural show ”Salad
Days” and the Grand Opening will take place place on Sunday,
July 30 from 2-5 pm.
“Salad Days” is on view from July 30 to Sept. 10 and features
work by Keith Boadwee, Maria Guzmán Capron, Takming Chuang,
Reniel del Rosario, Lena Gustafson, Jordan/Martin Hell, Cliff
Hengst, Karen May, Carlos Charlie Perez, Abel Rodriguez, Gyan
Shrosbree, Jennifer Sullivan, Sarah Thibault, and Phyllis Yao.
Citizens for the Arts recently opened ”Art Pawn: New and
Used Art,” an interactive project dedicated to the sale of
used art and the development of emerging curatorial talent in New
York. Their new show “Un(CERTAINTY)” includes work by Alberto
Hamonet (M.F.A., ‘23) and will be on view until July 7.
Muzi Li Rowe (M.F.A., ‘17) creates a series of Chinese
knots, an ancient form of folk art that is typically made with
fabric cords and is displayed as festive decoration, in her solo
“無知爲用 (Good of Nothing)” at Axis Gallery East Room in
If you happen to be in New York, swing by The Yard: Flatiron
North for “While We Are Dreaming” presented by VIsionary
Projects. “While We Are Dreaming” features works inspired by
dreams, including a painting by Emily Gordon (M.F.A. ‘22). Also
included are Francena Ottley, Se Young Yim, Catie Dillon,
Caroline Guilbert, Beatriz Whitehill, Si Golraine, Christopher
Scheuer, Shaun Haugen, Mary L. Peng.
Opening reception June 16 from 6 to 8 pm.
The Yard, Flatiron North
246 5th Avenue
New York, NY