Prolific Muralists, Chor Boogie and Jet Martinez will unveil their most recent works on November 7, 2014 as part of 111 Minna Gallery’s latest exhibition, “Balance”. Featuring an astounding opening reception that showcases a live, avant-garde, burlesque performance by Bast, Leila Bizzani & Lady Eternal Love, it promises to be an intriguing, colorful and mesmerizing event in the heart of San Francisco’s art district.Read More
If you're in NYC be sure to get to the show. Tiffany can't be there as her and her family are currently in Africa hunting elephant shrews... and, no, we're not kidding.Read More
John Felix Arnold III, solo show
October 3 – November 1, 2014
Opening reception: Fri., October 3rd (6-9pm)
@FFDG, San Francisco
Preview inquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org
San Francisco, CA -- FFDG is pleased to present Oakland-based artist John Felix Arnold III in his first solo show with the gallery entitled “No Destination” including paintings, fabricated found wood assemblages, works on paper, small sculptural works, and sound. An opening reception is scheduled for Friday, October 3rd (6-9pm). Beer and wine will be available. John Felix Arnold III will be present.
Opening Reception: Thursday, October 9, 2014 at NYC's Lyons Wier Gallery - James Rieck lives and works in Los Angeles and has been represented by Lyons Wier Gallery since 2003.Read More
Comment by AB: "An impressive 20-year survey of work by Jeremy Fish features a solid wall of ink drawings, chronologically ordered, along with a selection of larger pieces along the opposite wall. Bask in the talent and imagination of this truly gifted artist. Definitely worth a visit."Read More
SAN FRANCISCO --- Park Life, the shop in the Inner Richmond, opened up a shop in the Mission on 22nd and Shotwell last year. Well, they've turned that space into a dedicated art gallery with the first show with Serena Mitnik-Miller opening on Sept 5th.
Hooray, now we have another great gallery space near FFDG!Read More
NEW YORK, NY — Jonathan LeVine Gallery is pleased to present Cruel Summer, a group exhibition curated by collector, graffiti historian and urban anthropologist Roger Gastman. Opening August 6th.Read More
Water McBean at SFAI has one of the best closing reception ideas we've heard of for a great summer evening.
If you've been to the campus you know how amazing their roof terrace views are (pics). Well, for the closing of their group show Wrong's What I Do Best they are hosting a beer garden and will be screening the 1983 drama Tender Mercies... View the group show, drink some beer, enjoy the incredible views of the city and watch a classic film outside on their wonderful deck. Mark your calendar for July 24th and RSVP here. I think we may make this lil' Trippe's first art outing.Read More
SAN FRANCISCO --- YBCA’s renowned signature triennial, Bay Area Now 7, is taking place on July 18 – September 28, 2014. For the first time since it started in 1997, YBCA is featuring 15 Bay Area arts organizations (instead of individual artists) who will work with YBCA to create a dynamic art fair environment by curating site-specific projects throughout our galleries and campus.Read More
San Francisco --- Our friends at DLXSF skate shop are hosting a book release for artist Todd Francis on July 17th. As our buddy Matt D, DLX's manager, writes, "We’ll be hosting the SF release/signing party. There will be copies for sale/signing, as well as original art to see/potentially purchase. Should be a rad one!" - Francis new book: Look Away: The Art of Todd Francis.
Todd Francis Book Release
July 17th (time t.b.a.)
1831 Market St
Victoria, British Columbia --- NYC based artist Hiro Kurata, who we love to show at FFDG when we can, is about to release a new book featuring his paintings (edition of 50) due out soon through Anteism.
To celebrate the book launch Kurata will be showing some new paintings in the mobile art gallery "OuterSpace" somewhere in the Victoria, British Columbia area on 6/20, Friday evening. Check their website for details and gallery location.Read More
Our friends at Tiny Splendor will be doing a pop-up print sale/ hosting printing workshops at FFDG for a week beginning this Saturday at 11am.Read More
SAN FRANCISCO --- Southern Exposure is gearing up for their annual fundraiser, The Monster Drawing Rally, on July 11th hosted at The Verdi Club in the Mission, 2424 Mariposa St. - 120 artists gather for live drawing and art creating working side by side. As spectators spy on the creative process, sketches morph into full-fledged artworks – immediately available for just $60 a piece. All proceeds directly support Southern Exposure’s programs.Read More