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Thursday, May 29, 2014

Events: Thursday, May 29, 2014
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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: Arts
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: Arts
650-723-4177
Artists Observe Nature, 1600-1800
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at Cantor Arts Center (11am-8pm)

Closed MON & TUES through 9/21, then only closed TUES. After 1600, it became increasingly common for draftsmen and printmakers to...

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Categories: Arts
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: Arts
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: Arts
650-723-4177
Night, Smoke, and Shadows: The Presence of Atmosphere in the 19th Century
Free
at Cantor Arts Center (11am-5pm, Thurs ’til 8pm )

Closed Mon & Tues through 9/21, then only closed TUES. Many artists active in the 19th century manipulated the appearance of atmo...

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Categories: Arts
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: Arts
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 CruzArtistHistory Museum
831-420-6115
Off Shore at Southern Exposure (12 – 6 PM)

Abandoning the limitations of solid ground, five artists create new projects considering the boats, creeks, nautical communities a...

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Categories: MissionArts
415-863-2141
Forbidden City, U.S.A
Free
at San Francisco Main Public Library (More information: http://www.sfpl.org/index.php?pg=1016349401)

Forbidden City, USA: Chinese American Nightclubs, 1936-1970 showcases filmmaker Arthur Dong's treasure trove of memorabilia chroni...

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Categories: Civic CenterCityGallery
20th Annual Open House Reception at Artik Architecture
Free
at Artik Architecture (5pm-9pm)

Architect Bill Gould has also been showing other artists' work in the Artik Gallery for 20 years, typically buying a piece from ea...

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Categories: San JoseArts
408.224.9890
Free Docent Tours at de Saisset Museum at de Saisset Museum (11AM-4PM)

Get an inside look at our current exhibitions "Fire Script" and "New Passages" with an Explore with Me Docent Tour. Tour are FREE...

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Categories: Santa ClaraArtistMuseums
Stupid F**king Bird at University of California Santa Cruz (7:30 pm)

Student Katie Burris directs Aaron Posner's irreverent adaptation of Anton Chekhov's "The Seagull." Fri-Sun, May 23-25 Thu-Sun, M...

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RENT at Ucsc Mainstage Theater (7:30 pm)

Professor Danny Scheie directs a student cast in a 3-week run of this Tony Award-winning rock-musical. Based on Puccini's opera La...

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Categories: Santa CruzArtsMusical
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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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Nest–Alyson Belcher & April Dawn Parker
Free
at Gallerie Citi (9am-5pm)

Nest features April Dawn Parker and Alyson Belcher in a two-person exhibition in which each explores the idea of "home." April Daw...

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Categories: BurlingameArtistPhotographer
650-577-3799
Para-Apparatus, May 29– July 26, 2014
Free
at Kala Art Insititute - Studio (6-8 pm)

Residency Projects: New Work by 2013-2014 Kala Fellows Artists’ Reception: Thursday, May 29, 6 – 8 pm Artists: Brian Barr, Ben Big...

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Categories: Berkeley (West)Arts
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 ClaraArtistPhotographer
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