Category Archives: San Francisco

The Last Iceberg: Camille Seaman

Camille Seaman’s photography exhibition The Last Iceberg is currently on view at The World Affairs Council, in San Francisco. Camille approaches the images of icebergs as portraits of individuals, much like family photos of ancestors. She seeks a moment in … Continue reading

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Travis Somerville at Catherine Clark

The Travis Somerville solo show, A Great Cloud of Witnesses is an interesting – (if somewhat obvious)  take on history and the current state of racial tensions. It has a raw folk art edge we liked, especially the Pinocchio nose on the … Continue reading

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Tim Doyle’s Unreal Estate

This is just a few pieces of the artwork created for the SpokeArt gallery show, Unreal Estate, opening in San Francisco on Feb 2nd, 2013. It features all new works by Tim Doyle. We love the subtle lighting in the … Continue reading

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Crucible Opening at Mirus Gallery

Stopped into the opening of a new space in downtown SF, the Mirus Gallery, to see Crucible a show of collaborations, over the weekend. These works are extravagant large swirling abstract masses of geometric and organic shapes, full of movement … Continue reading

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Annual Day of the Dead Altar Show at SomArts

Every year SomArts puts up a wonderful show of altar art installations for Dia de los Muertos. This year they really outdid themselves with a larger installation. Lots of great altars and some that lacked much creativity – but overall … Continue reading

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Rogelio Manzo at Jack Fischer Gallery

Rogelio Manzo paints some very  moving expressive portraits, abstract and textured beauties of emotion. He has an upcoming show opening at Jack Fischer, in San Francisco. OCTOBER 27th – DECEMBER 8th, 2012 Reception for the Artist – Saturday, October 27th – … Continue reading

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Dominant Species Take Over San Francisco

We dropped into the mad house opening of ROA’s new show at NineFourOne Gallery last weekend. It was more like a rave than an opening with lots of party animals raising a ruckus. ROA’s art is wildlife based and street inspired, … Continue reading

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Opening: Phototgrapher Mary Ellen Mark’s “Indian Circus”

Tomorrow night at Jenkins Johnson Gallery in San Francisco, Mary Ellen Mark’s series of photographs “Indian Circus” will be opening. If you haven’t seen Mary’s work before then you are in for a treat. Check out her portfolio here. Opening … Continue reading

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