Bay Area Art

Spent some time visiting local museums and galleries in San Francisco with my MFA cohort.

Below are highlights from some of the exhibitions we visited.


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There’s something so humbling about see sketches, concept art, and the visual ruminations that eventually led to a work of art. Maybe it’s because it demystifies some of the artistic process, maybe because it is so expressive in its organic messiness.


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MUSEUM OF the AFRICAN DIASPORA

Sadie Barnette: Phone Home

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I’m all about this shimmering, whimsical goodness.

 

 

Lawdy Mama, 1969 - Barkley L. Hendricks

Panthera, 2002 -  Mickalene Thomas

Panthera, 2002 - Mickalene Thomas

Window of Ancient Sirens,  1979 - Betye Saar

Window of Ancient Sirens, 1979 - Betye Saar

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