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Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Events: Tuesday, May 20, 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
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-5pm, closed Mon & Tues)

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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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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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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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
at {TH(e) Gallery} Telegraph Hill (1:30 - 6:30 PM)

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
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
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
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 ClaraArtistPhotographer
David Levinthal: MAKE BELIEVE at San Jose Museum of Art (11 AM - 5 PM)

"David Levinthal: Make Believe" features approximately forty photographs spanning Levinthal’s career from 1975 to the early 2000s....

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Categories: San JosePhotographer
408-271-6840
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Wall & Ardor: William T. Wiley in the 21st Century at Sonoma Valley Museum of Art (Wednesday through Sunday, 11am-5pm)

Over a period of fifty years, William T. Wiley has distinguished himself as an artist whose extensive body of work has consistentl...

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Categories: SonomaArts
707-939-7862
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"Peoplescapes -- My Story From Purging To Painting" -- by Nancy Calef with Jody Weiner -- Book Release & Art Exhibition at Meridian Gallery (11 am - 5 pm)

On May 21, 2014, the Meridian Gallery will host a publication celebration for "Peoplescapes -- My Story from Purging to Painting"...

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415.398.7229
For the Love of Dog at Santa Cruz Public Library (7:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Is anything as blissful as a dog? Bouncing ahead while out on a walk, the embodiment of joy. Can anything be as wounded as a dog w...

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Categories: Santa CruzArtsPerformance Arts
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/USFArtsArts Supply Store
(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: MontereyArtistPhotographer
Sylvia Earle & Tierney Thys present Oceanic at SFJAZZ Center - SF Jazz (7:30-9:00pm)

Land animals on an ocean planet, we have a lot to learn about how the world works. The microbes of the sea are Earth’s dominant l...

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Categories: Hayes ValleyArts
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Portola Art Gallery Presents Teresa Silvestri’s “In the Company of Animals” Watercolor Paintings and “Allied Arts” Gr
Free
at Portola Art Gallery (10am-5pm)

Portola Art Gallery Presents Teresa Silvestri’s “In the Company of Animals” Watercolor Paintings and “Allied Arts” Group...

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Categories: Menlo ParkArtsArts Supply Store
650-321-0220
Events: Tuesday, May 20, 2014
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