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Saturday, May 03, 2014

Events: Saturday, May 03, 2014
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at Santa Cruz Institute of Contemporary Art (5:00pm)

Santa Cruz, California — Riled Up and Wasted On Light - Buddy Wakefield’s 2014-15 World Tour (Skipping Chechnya) to slam Santa...

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Categories: Santa CruzArtLiteraryEvent SpaceWriter
at Museum of Art and History (11am-5pm)

The Museum of Monterey continues their yearlong series curated by Dr. Jennifer Colby with Sea Changes ACT, consisting of paintings...

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Categories: Santa CruzArtMuseums
831.372.2608
Within and Without: Transformations in Chinese Landscapes at Cantor Arts Center (11am-5pm, Thurs until 8pm )

Closed Mon & Tues through 9/21, then only closed Tues. The landscape, the most prominent painting tradition in China, brings with...

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Categories: Art
650-723-4177
Judy Chicago: A Butterfly for Oakland at Oakland Museum of California (11am - 5pm, til 9pm on Fri)

As acclaimed artist, author, feminist, educator, and intellectual Judy Chicago turns 75 this year, the Oakland Museum of Californi...

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Inside Rodin's Hands: Art, Technology, and Surgery
Free
at Cantor Arts Center (11am-5pm, Thurs. until 8pm )

Closed Monday & Tuesday. Dr. James Chang, an internationally renowned hand reconstruction surgeon at Stanford, has long been fasci...

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Categories: Art
650-723-4177
Carleton Watkins: The Stanford Albums at Cantor Arts Center (11 am-5pm, Thurs until 8 pm )

Closed Monday and Tuesday. This exhibition of 83 photographic prints by Carleton Watkins—perhaps America's most influential 19th...

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Categories: Art
650-723-4177
Mapping Edo: The Social and Political Geography of Early Modern Japan
Free
at Cantor Arts Center (11am-5pm, Thurs ’til 8pm )

Closed Monday and Tuesday. Experience Edo-period Japan (1615–1868) through archival maps, prints, and paintings of the capital a...

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Categories: Art
650-723-4177
American Photographs: A Cultural History
Free
at Cantor Arts Center (11am-5pm, Thurs until 8pm )

OPEN JULY 4, 11 am - 5 pm. Closed Mon and Tues. Alexander Nemerov, the Carl and Marilynn Thoma Provostial Professor of Arts and Hu...

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Categories: Art
650-723-4177
Special Exhibit: The Art of Nature at Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History (10am-5pm)

Open April 5- June 29 The Museum welcomes back the California Guild of Natural Science Illustrators and the CSUMB Science Illustr...

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Categories: Santa CruzArtHistory Museum
831-420-6115
at {TH(e) Gallery} Telegraph Hill (By Appointment)

The Telegraph Hill Gallery will extend CONTINUUM, a print exhibition and tribute to Thierry Rosset featuring selected works by Ros...

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415.767.9794
SuperAwesome: Art and Giant Robot at Oakland Museum of California (11am-5pm, till 9pm on Fri)

Coinciding with the 20th anniversary of groundbreaking alternative art and culture magazine Giant Robot, OMCA features the major e...

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Vinyl: The Sound and Culture of Records at Oakland Museum of California (11am - 5pm, til 9pm on Fri)

Explore the social and cultural phenomenon of listening to, collecting, and sharing records in Vinyl: The Sound and Culture of Rec...

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Mirang Wonne: Fire Script
Free
at de Saisset Museum (11AM-4PM)

The work of Bay Area artist Mirang Wonne is rarely as it seems. Rich with complexity and surprising dichotomy, her pieces weave to...

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Categories: Santa ClaraArt
Mari Andrews & Ann Holsberry: New Passages
Free
at de Saisset Museum (11AM-4PM)

Navigation, migration, travel—words that indicate movement, the process of getting from one place to another. These are the idea...

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Categories: Santa ClaraArt
Motion Pacific Presents Gerald Casel Dance in "Visiter" a Dance Work That Interrogates the Notion of Home at Motion Pacific (7:00pm and 9:00pm)

Bessie award winning dancer and Bay Area native Gerald Casel presents the world premiere of Visiter, a new evening-length dance, w...

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Categories: Santa CruzArtDance (performance)
831.457.1616
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Mixed Messages: Mills College MFA Exhibition Opening Reception
Free
at Mills College Art Museum (6:00pm-8:00pm)

Saturday, May 3, 2014 | 6:00–8:00 PM Mills College Art Museum 5000 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland, CA 94613 Showcasing the final bodie...

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Categories: OaklandArt
Free
at USF's Rooftop Sculpture Terrace (9 a.m.-5p.m.)

USF Partners with The Mexican Museum to Present Escultura! What: The University of San Francisco (USF) collaborates with The Mex...

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Categories: NoPa/USFArtMuseums
(415) 422-5178
SHIFT—Five Decades of Contemporary California Painting at Monterey Museum of Art (See website for full schedule)

SHIFT—Five Decades of Contemporary California Painting is an exhibition organized by the Monterey Museum of Art in celebration of...

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Categories: MontereyArt
Brian Barneclo Parklet and Solo Show
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at Luna Rienne Gallery (6:00-9:00PM)

For the first time ever, Luna Rienne Gallery will simultaneously launch a parklet and solo show, featuring artist Brian Barneclo....

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Categories: San FranciscoArt
4156475888
The Berkeley Potters Guild Spring Seconds Sale
Free
at Berkeley Potters Guild (11:00-5:00)

Like a Springtime breeze, the Berkeley Potters Guild doors open to the public to unveil a fresh array of beautiful pottery, sculpt...

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Categories: Berkeley (Cal Campus)Art
510-524-7031
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