Artist News

Sam Barbar "Meltdown"

Jul 25 2022

Sam Barbar artwork in group show at Noe Valley Ministry

Shipyard artist Sam Barbar's painting "Meltdown" is part of the show "Summertime: 15 Noe Valley Artists at Gallery Sanchez" in the church sanctuary. Noe Valley Ministry Presbyterian Church1021 Sanchez St., San Francisco, CA 94114415-282-2317 | gallerysancheznoevalley@gmail.com Open Saturdays July 23, August 6, 13, & 20, 1 to 4 p.m. Reception ...
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KPIX TV story

Jul 19 2022

STAR President Barbara Ockel receives Jefferson Award for public service

KPIX, the Bay Area CBS affiliate, presented Barbara Ockel with the Jefferson Award in July 2022 to honor her work on behalf of the artists at Hunters Point Shipyard and Islais Creek Studios and her involvement in the Bayview Hunters Point community. The announcement of the award stresses her outreach ...
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Prints by Leslie Lowinger and Clare Metague in printmakers show at Sweetie's Art Bar

Jul 18 2022

Leslie Lowinger and Clare Metague in Graphic Arts Workshop show at Sweetie’s Art Bar

Shipyard artist Leslie Lowinger announces that prints by her and Clare Metague are in a Graphic Arts Workshop show: Please join us at Sweetie’s Art Bar on Friday July 22nd . 6PM. Sweetie's Art Bar: 475 Francisco St. between Mason and Powell Streets (North Beach), San Francisco(415)433-2343 The show is ...
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Jul 18 2022

Extended through August 28! Diana Krevsky works in Crockett gallery invitational show

Shipyard artists Diana Krevsky’s art is showing in the regional invitational exhibit, “On the Strait”, at Epperson Gallery in Crockett.https://eppersongallery.com Gallery hours: Fri, Sat & Sun from 11 am – 6 pm.
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Kristine Mays "ancestral spin #10"

Jul 7 2022

Kristine Mays solo show opens July 7 at Modernism Gallery in SF

We are proud to learn that former Hunters Point Shipyard Artist in Residence (2012-13) Kristine Mays is featured in a solo show, "Threads of Existence." Where: Modernism Gallery724 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA 94109info@modernisminc.com(415) 541-0461 When: July 7 - September 1, 2022 Reception for the artist Thursday, July 7, 2022, ...
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Tesia Blackburn image

Jul 4 2022

Tesia Blackburn “Acrylic Diva” announces painting classes

Shipyard artist Tesia Blackburn announces: Here's what's coming up (be sure you have images enabled cause these are beautiful).More information | Visit the registration page. Don't forget these classes are only $18 (what a deal, eh?) and you have a full seven days to review the recording. Spend a couple ...
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Stephanie Peek "Ukraine"

Jul 2 2022

Stephanie Peek in group show opening July 16 at Andra Norris Gallery

Hunters Point Shipyard artist Stephanie Peek has an upcoming show: Her installation “Uniform Language,” 52 camouflage paintings, 120” x 86”, will be exhibited as part of the group show "Fascination." FascinationOpening Saturday, July 16, 2022, 5-7 pmShow dates July 16 - August 19Stephanie Peek, Tamera Avery, Lynette Cook, Jylian Gustlin, ...
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8 Blkack Artists show image

Jun 19 2022

Opening June 10: Eight Black Hunters Point Shipyard Artists – A Juneteenth Celebration

Update June 19 (Juneteenth): View NBC Bay Area's TV news report on the Eight Black Hunters Point Shipyard Artists show! The Hunters Point Shipyard Artists have studios in the historic shipyard, the workplace that stood at the center of the Great Migration of African Americans to San Francisco in the ...
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Nicole Mueller works in "Abstract Now" Exhibition at James Baird Gallery

Jun 11 2022

Nicole Mueller exhibition and public art project

News from Hunters Point Shipyard artist Nicole Mueller: "Abstract Now" Exhibition Last month I returned home from my artist residency at the Pouch Cove Foundation in Newfoundland, Canada, where I spent the month of April creating new work. The residency culminated in an exhibition of new paintings created during the ...
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May 23 2022

Mirang Wonne in exhibition opening September 17, 2022, at Palo Alto Art Center

Shipyard artist Mirang Wonne has been invited to participate in: "Fire Transforms" September 17 - December 10, 2022 Palo Alto Art Center 1313 Newell Rd, Palo Alto  CA 94303 From the Art Center's schedule of upcoming shows: "In California, wildfires resulting from extreme drought and climate warming trends are now a ...
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May 21 2022

Leslie Lowinger, Clare Metague, and two others conduct tour of Graphic Arts Workshop

Event Name Art Visit with GAW Collective - Leslie Lowinger, Clare Metague, Eddie Lee, Greg Borman. Leslie and Clare are Hunters Point Shipyard artists. When/Where Saturday, May 28 · 2:00 PM- 3:00 PDTGraphic Arts Workshop2565 3rd St. #305San Francisco, CA 94107 Details Meet Amanda and Michal in San Francisco for ...
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Student drawing from Linda Hope's class

May 17 2022

Linda Hope’s Wednesday figure drawing classes begin May 18 and June 22

Two five-week rounds of Face to Face Figure Drawing Classesled by Shipyard artist Linda Hope on Wednesdays! Scroll down for more images of student drawings When: Wednesdays, your choice of two dates: May 18-June 15, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pmJune 22-July 20, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Where: MPIC Clubhouse,* 350 O'Shaughnessy ...
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May 17 2022

Irena Kononova solo show opens May 5 in Crockett (updated)

Shipyard artist Irena Kononova announces a solo show: AQUEOUS  DOMAINS MAY 5 - 29, 2022GALLERIE VALERIE, 628 2nd Ave, Suite 203, Crockett, CA 94525 - Map and directions Reception for the artist: May 5, 7:00-9:00 pm - REGISTER FOR FREE TICKETS Please wear your mask and abide by social distancing rules. Visit by appointment ...
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May 7 2022

Carolyn Crampton in 4th Street Fine Art Invitational

Shipyard artist Carolyn Crampton announces: If you've encountered this tall, narrow bridge at 60 mph, you'll know why I had to return to find a good vantage point to paint it. This is included in: 4th Street Fine Art Invitational 4th Street Fine Art Gallery, 2000 4th Street, Berkeley, CA ...
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May 4 2022

Deirdre Weinberg to speak May 15 about Tenderloin Museum portraits

Shipyard artist Deirdre Weinberg created a series of portraits as artist in residence at the Tenderloin Museum. Speakers in one of the audio profiles Deirdre's portrait project has a new life as "Hear me out," a series of online audio profiles streaming online. "Hear me out" is part of the ...
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student drawing

May 3 2022

Linda Hope’s Saturday figure drawing classes begin May 7 and June 25

Two rounds of Face to Face Figure Drawing on Saturdaysled by Shipyard artist Linda Hope! Scroll down for more images of student drawings Figure Drawing I When: Saturdays  May 7-June 11, 11:00 am - 3:00 pmWhere: MPIC Clubhouse,* 350 O'Shaughnessy Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94127Cost: $325 for the 6-week course. This includes the model fee!Registration: Call ...
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May 2 2022

Marilyn Kuksht in show opening May 6 in Pacific Grove

Shipyard sculptor Marilyn Kuksht announces: I am joining my colleague Ralph Joachim (geometric abstract painter) in a joint exhibition at Pacific Grove Art Center in Pacific Grove, California. There are three other great exhibitions in adjoining galleries at the Art Center. I hope you’ll be able to stop by.   Exhibits run from ...
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May 2 2022

Lorna Kollmeyer Ornamental Plaster in “7×7” article

7x7, the "Insider's Guide to the San Francisco Bay Area," features Shipyard artist Lorna Kollmeyer and her company in an April 28 photo essay, "Meet Lorna Kollmeyer, the last remaining guardian of San Francisco's Victorian plaster ornaments." From the article: "... In 1984, she moved into her first studio at ...
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"Leaving the Noonan Building" by Jenny Wantuch

Apr 27 2022

Shipyard artists in Studio Gallery “City Streets” show

Multiple works by Shipyard artists Bruce Katz, Jenny Wantuch, Marc Ellen Hamel, and Nina Fabunmi are included in the current show at Studio Gallery. City Streets: Urban Views of the Bay Area April 28th - May 23rd, 2022 STUDIO Gallery1641 Pacific Avenue (between Polk & Van Ness), San Francisco, CA ...
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Stacey M. Carter "Sea Lab Construction, 1964"

Apr 27 2022

Stacey Carter Art Update – Spring 2022

From Shipyard artist Stacey M. Carter: Spring Open Studios and SFO art installation! This weekend! Spring Open Studios at Hunters Point Shipyard Saturday & Sunday - April 30 & May 1 - 11am to 6pm FREE Admission - Food & refreshments from Ujamaa Kitchen - Live musicInfo: https://shipyardartists.comCatalog: https://tinyurl.com/SOS22Catalog (PDF, ...
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