Category Archives: Oakland

Absence: New Works by Cyrus Tilton

Currently at Vessel Gallery: New Works by Cyrus Tilton “Tension is something I’m drawn to” says Tilton. “Tension among subjects within a single piece; a collision of forms that you don’t usually see in nature. “ On exhibit now, through … Continue reading

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Patricia Thomas at Slate Contemporary

While visiting Oakland last week, we stopped into check out the current solo show Periodic Tables, of Patricia Thomas at Slate Contemporary. Her works on paper are somewhat abstracted pieces, many based on trefoil symbols. The radiation trefoil symbols had … Continue reading

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Mucho Machismo in Oakland

 “Mucho Machismo”  Spoke Art’s new Oakland pop up gallery and boutique features a rotating selection of original art and prints. Tomorrow night, in conjunction with Oakland’s First Fridays Art Murmur – Spoke  opens their latest poster exhibit, “Mucho Machismo” curated … Continue reading

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Artful Pianos in Oaktown

While wandering downtown Oakland at the last Art Murmur, we gazed longingly into the windows of the Piedmont Piano Company. Not only do they have an awesome vintage neon sign outside (above) but inside the showroom were pianos to die … Continue reading

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Around Town Art Sales This Week End, Dec.10 and 11th

  Just a brief run down of a few of the many great art sales, art openings and events this weekend. Get out and find that piece for your living room or a piece for your best friend. A fun … Continue reading

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Groovin’ Jazz Art at 57th Street Gallery

Dropped in at 57th Street Gallery on my way down Telegraph Ave. awhile ago and was very glad I did. Nice space with tons of jazz portraits, music related art and a grand piano towards the back of the room. … Continue reading

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