Nevada Museum of Art acquires Canal Zone #2
January 17–June 3, 2018
Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley
Way Bay is a sweeping exploration of the creative energies that have emerged from the San Francisco Bay Area over the past two centuries.
Contraption: Rediscovering California Jewish Artists
Feb 22, 2018–Jul 29, 2018
Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA
Contraption: Rediscovering California Jewish Artists is a group show that presents the work of sixteen California-identified artists of Jewish descent—both historical and living—whose work refers to the machine either literally or metaphorically. Some of the artists are rarely seen now. Among the living artists, there will be large-scale mechanical installations by Bernie Lubell and Sheri Simons, as well as ceramics, drawings, sculpture and paintings by Ned Kahn, Bella Feldman, Howard Fried, and Annabeth Rosen. This original exhibition was co-curated by Chief Curator Renny Pritikin and Mark Dean Johnson, Professor of Art at SFSU.
Berkeley Art Museum acquires “HalfEmptyHalfFull #7”, 2017, oil on canvas, 60 x 60 inches