Artist News

Malik Seneferu event postcard

Sep 27 2022

Malik Seneferu artwork featured in September 24 dance performance

Shipyard Artist Malik Seneferu's art installation in Hunters Point was the featured backdrop for a performance by three dance companies: Feline Finesse Dance Company, Prescott Circus Theatre, and Kristin Damrow & Company. From the event announcement: Intentional ShiftSeptember 24, 2022: Performances at 1 p.m. & 3 p.m. Intentional Shift - ...
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Mirang Wonne, Installation: California Light 3

Sep 27 2022

Mirang Wonne in group show “Fire Transforms” at the Palo Alto Art Center

Shipyard artist Mirang Wonne's "Installation: California Light 3" and "Light Ripples" are part of the group show "Fire Transforms." Where: Palo Alto Art Center1313 Newell Road, Palo Alto, CA 94303(650) 329-2366 | artcenter@cityofpaloalto.org When: September 17-December 10, 2022 Hours:Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.Closed Sunday and Monday From the exhibition ...
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Michelle Mongan "Boundary Oak series: Owl Moon"

Sep 19 2022

UPDATE: artist reception postponed for Michelle Mongan solo show at Community Art Gallery, Walnut Creek Library

Shipyard artist Michelle Mongan announces her solo show: BOUNDARY OAK Wed, Sep 7, 2022 - Fri, Jan 6, 2023Community Art Gallery inside the Walnut Creek Library (map)1644 N. Broadway, Walnut Creek, CA Artist Reception POSTPONED: new date TBD, will be announced here Gallery Hours:Monday & Tuesday 10am-8pmWednesday & Thursday 10am-6pmFriday ...
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Sep 14 2022

Tesia Blackburn “Acrylic Diva” offers painting classes

Shipyard artist Tesia Blackburn announces: What better way to start off the fall season than in a fun painting class? Grab a spot in one of my upcoming painting classes! It's a lot of fun and you can join in your pajamas!! Here's what's coming up (be sure you have ...
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Rebecca Fox: Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco lobby sculpture

Sep 13 2022

Rebecca Fox creates sculptures for the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

Islais Creek Studios artist Rebecca Fox announces: Rebecca Fox: Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco lobby sculpture: Patinaed Steel, 11.75” x 19.5” x 9.5”, 2022 (side view; click for larger view) I am thrilled to announce that I recently completed a commission for The Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco. ...
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Image from Michael J. Kruzich's video

Sep 12 2022

Michael J. Kruzich releases new video of his mosaic artmaking

Shipyard artist Michael J. Kruzich has released a video to introduce himself and his art to potential clients in the Bay Area and in Hawaii, where he has completed several mosaic installation commissions. Michael produced the video jointly with videographer Lyman Medeiros, program director of Big Island Television. https://youtu.be/Z39cjcBP9Ks
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Rebecca Fox show poster

Sep 5 2022

Rebecca Fox sculptures in Reno / Lake Tahoe International Art Show

News from Islais Creek Studios artist Rebecca Fox: I am excited to announce that I will be exhibiting my work with the George Billis Gallery at the Reno / Lake Tahoe International Art Show. I will not be in attendance, but several of my sculptures will be on display in Booth GF102. ...
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Linda Hope student artwork

Sep 3 2022

Linda Hope offering classes in figure drawing, drawing from life, and acrylic painting

Shipyard artist Linda Hope announces four new classes - click or scroll down to view all three and examples of students' artworks. Figure drawing I and II at the MPIC ClubhouseDrawing from life, online through the CCSF ExtensionAcrylic painting, online through the CCSF Extension 1. Face to Face Figure Drawing ...
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Carrie Ann Plank, Elemental Lattices: Dark Field #1

Sep 3 2022

Carrie Ann Plank solo show in Palo Alto, artist talk in San Francisco, installation at SLAC in Menlo Park

News from Shipyard artist Carrie Ann Plank: (Scroll down for information on the artist talk and SLAC installation) Solo show "ELEMENTAL LATTICES" Bryant Street Gallery, 532 Bryant Street, Palo Alto, CAOpening Reception Saturday, September 10th, 3-5pmExhibition runs September 10th - October 25thGallery hours Tuesday-Saturday 10-5:30, Thursday 10-7 pm Begun during ...
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Ira Watkins "On the Dock" image

Sep 1 2022

Ira Watkins “On the Dock” Exhibition at CIIS: Artist’s Reception September 9th, 5:00 to 7:30PM

Ira Watkins tells stories of a San Francisco that's like a distant and fantastical memory, a place where he could make his way hustling a mean game of billiards, a city where one could squat in a vacant apartment for months at a time or get a five bedroom flat for ...
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Marc Ellen Hamel "Mojave"

Sep 1 2022

Marc Ellen Hamel work in Coalition on Homelessness benefit auction

"Mojave," a painting by Shipyard artist Marc Ellen Hamel, is one of over 150 artworks and other objects included in ArtAuction22 benefiting the San Francisco Coalition on Homelessness. Online bidding is open from noon Pacific time Thursday, September 1, through 9 p.m. Thursday, September 8. An in-person auction of selected ...
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Weinberg mural photo

Aug 29 2022

UPDATED: Deirdre Weinberg helps restore Castro AIDS memorial mural

News from Hunters Point Shipyard artist Deirdre Weinberg: August 29 update: The mural was finished in mid-August; here's the final photo. Some of the original artists from 1987 worked on the restoration and the whole project was met with great community appreciation and support. There will be an official opening, ...
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Aug 28 2022

Rebecca Fox, Larry Morace, and Jenny Wantuch in SquaredAlumni show at Arc Gallery

Three of the six artists in the "SquaredAlumni 2022" show at Arc Gallery are Islais Creek Studios and Hunters Point Shipyard artists: Rebecca Fox, Larry Morace, and Jenny Wantuch. "SquaredAlumni 2022"Bay Area Exhibition ​in the Project Gallery at Arc1246 Folsom Street, San Francisco EXHIBITION: August 27 – October 1, 2022Open 1-6 p.m. ...
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GAW show poster

Aug 28 2022

Leslie Lowinger and Clare Metague in Graphic Arts Workshop show

Shipyard artists Leslie Lowinger and Clare Metague are featured with other GAW members at the Daily Driver, 2535 3rd Street (Dogpatch), San Francisco, 2nd floor. The show is open August 8 - September 30, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. daily From the GAW website: The Graphic Arts Workshop is back ...
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Aug 27 2022

Works donated by Hunters Point Shipyard and Islais Creek artists in “Art for AIDS” auction

The annual "Art for AIDS" auction to benefit the UCSF Health Alliance this year includes works donated by Marius L. Bosc, Flora Davis, Robin Denevan, Carol Jessen, Kay Kang, Bruce Katz, Leslie Lowinger, Clare Metague, Michelle Mongan, Carrie Ann Plank, Silvia Poloto, and Rab Terry. The event runs from Friday, ...
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Aug 27 2022

News from Maeve Croghan

Shipyard artist Maeve Croghan announces: I am very honored to have been asked to be the juror for the Mendocino Open Paint Out - the prestigious Mendocino open air painting competition and plein air festival.September 19-25, 2022.Mendocino Art Center45200 Little Lake Street at Kasten Street, Mendocino, CA 95460 My paintings ...
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Aug 26 2022

Elvira Dayel in 4-SQUARED exhibition at Arc Gallery

Shipyard artist Elvira Dayel announces: Dear friends, allow me to invite you to the 4² exhibition at the Arc Gallery in SOMA, SF.  There are 16 participating artists who created 16 works each / 256 total!   Artists' self expression, their disparate topics, methods and ideas here are threaded with a common ...
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Aug 25 2022

Larry Morace offers prints of his artworks

Shipyard artist Larry Morace announces: Dear fellow art conspirator: I’ve embarked on a new art venture. I’m now offering high quality prints of selected paintings and pastels, both recent and vintage. These images offer high fidelity to the visual idea they originated from yet are much more affordable. The site ...
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Art Rocks Clubhouse photo

Aug 24 2022

Art Rocks Clubhouse’s Saturday classes coming up

Shipyard artist/educator Brian Moore's popular Art Rocks Clubhouse provides free art classes to kids. Where: Hunters Point Shipyard, Building 101 (the big building), Studio 2517Meet at 451 Galvez St. near the Muni 19 bus stop and the security gate; ample free parking When: 12:00 noon Saturday, August 27 (This is ...
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Aug 2 2022

Marc Ellen Hamel works in “TEXTural” show at Live Worms Gallery

Shipyard artist Marc Ellen Hamel announces: During the month of August, Live Worms Gallery in North Beach, San Francisco, is presenting an exhibit called "TEXTural." Gallerist Elisabeth Ashcroft has curated this 2nd annual juried exhibition of artworks featuring text as part of the artist’s palette and it's a good one! ...
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