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Art Art Writing and Criticism

On [B]ay [A]rea [N]ow 6 @ the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

At dusk, a radiating neon green herbal leaf welcomes visitors to the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. It serves as one of the first installations a visitor sees when entering the Bay Area Now 6 (aka BAN6) visual arts exhibition. The signage was created by, Bay Area artist and San Francisco Art Institute faculty […]

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Art Conceptual Performance and Conceptual Photography

Spread, Part III – Tony Labat + Guy Overfelt

If there is one thing I’ve learned about art, it’s that anything goes. Gesture and the body are integral components that make Tony Labat and Guy Overfelt’s work so difficult to deny. The physicality involved in the making of their pieces is part of the creative process as well as the end result. After attending […]

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Conceptual Multi Media Performance and Conceptual Photography

The Body as Subject (and Material)

Guy Overfelt, Taser (by proxy), single channel video, 1998 If you think all artists are quiet and sensitive, then you’ve probably never been a witness to Tony Labat and Guy Overfelt’s work. For Part III, I will be covering the pieces they selected for the Spread exhibition. For now, click here to view¬†Guy Overfelt’s site. […]

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Art Performance and Conceptual

Spread: California Conceptualism – Then & Now

Artists Panel April 14, 5-7pm Closing Happy Hour April 27th 5-7pm Show dates April 6-27th SOMArts Gallery 934 Brannan Street San Francisco, CA 94103