Artist News

Feb 21 2021

Shipyard artists in Arc Gallery group show and talks

Shipyard artists Stephen Namara, Elvira Dayel, and Carol Jessen are participating in a group show and talk at Arc Gallery titled "48 Pillars 2021." 48 PILLARS 2021 - arc gallery & studios ( | Exhibit catalog Exhibit dates: February 27 - April 3, 2021 CURATOR'S TOUR ON-LINE VIA ZOOM: Saturday, February 27th ...
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Feb 21 2021

Shipyard printmakers in show at Studio Gallery

Leslie Lowinger shared the announcement of a show that includes works by her and fellow Shipyard artist Clare Metague. From Leslie's announcement: A great show of prints by members of Graphic Arts Workshop is happening right now at the Studio Gallery in San Francisco.  All these prints are also viewable ...
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Feb 14 2021

Shipyard artist Jeff Long in group show at Desta Gallery in Mill Valley

Shipyard artist Jeff Long is showing multiple artworks at Desta Gallery. Shifting DirectionsFebruary 10 - March 20, 2021 Desta Gallery100 Throckmorton Ave,Mill Valley, CA 94941415-384-8762 Hours:Wednesday – Sunday 12:00 PM – 4:00 PMMonday – Tuesday ClosedPrivate showing by appointment. Jeffrey Long "Blue City" 48" x' 60", oil on canvas From ...
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Feb 6 2021

Current shows by Shipyard artist Stephanie Peek

Shipyard artist Stephanie Peek announced current and upcoming shows in 2021 at local galleries and in Connecticut: Stephanie Peek - L: Detail from Uniform Language: Night Song - Iran. R: Night Ops - USA. Each 10” x 10” oil/panel 2019. “Uniform Language” Lobby Gallery500 Terry Francois Street, San Francisco CA ...
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Feb 4 2021

Current shows by Shipyard artist Maeve Croghan

Shipyard artist Maeve Croghan has several current shows: In San Francisco - Chiromedica1700 Union StSan Francisco, CA in the Cow Hollow neighborhood In Mendocino - Macullum House Inn45020 Albion StreetMendocino, Ca.The Paintings are in the interior Porch & Bar areaOpen hours are 3:30-9, Thursdays - Mondays Stanford Inn by the ...
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Nyya Lark for Feb 2021 ACCI show

Feb 3 2021

Shipyard artist Nyya Lark featured in Black History Month show at ACCI Gallery

Nyya Lark is one of five artists whose works are featured throughout February 2021 at the Arts & Crafts Cooperative, Inc. (ACCI). The show also includes San Fransisco's Bayview artist Ron Moultrie Saunders, who was Hunters Point Shipyard Artist in Residence in 2014-15. ACCI Gallery1652 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley CA 94709510-843-2527 ...
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Dec 4 2020

Shipyard artist Kay Kang artwork reproduced on motorcycle helmets

An artwork by Kay Kang, "It's a girl!!," was selected by the House of Helmet, a French manufacturer, for their series of art-inspired motorcycle helmets. From the House of Helmet website: "Her Artwork contribution for the House of Helmet It’s a Girl!! speaks to an old Korean tradition for communicating ...
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Nov 23 2020

Elvira Dayel artworks in show, exhibits – and on motorcycle helmets!

Shipyard artist Elvira Dayel is among the creatives who are collaborating with the House of Helmet Gallery (based in France) to contribute their art to the culture of motorcycle helmets. An artwork is re-created on the full-face helmet. See the post by House of Helmet and Elvıra on her blog ...
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Nov 13 2020

Shipyard artist Celeste Chin in “The Racket Journal”

Issue 28 of The Racket Journal features two paintings by Celeste Chin. This San Francisco online weekly is an up-and-coming literary arts journal that was born during the first weeks of the shelter in place. Download the PDF and view Celeste's "Eucalyptus" and "Spring" on pages 3 and 11 (pages ...
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Nov 12 2020

Shipyard artists in Studio Gallery’s “Tiny/HUGE” show

Studio Gallery's annual (retitled) "Tiny/HUGE" show of small-format works by local artists - many 6"x6" and all under $500 - includes Hunters Point Shipyard and Islais Creek Studios artists Rab Terry, Bruce Katz, Flora Davis, Marc Ellen Hamel, Mary Southall, and Nina Fabunmi. This year's show also has some larger ...
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Nov 9 2020

Shipyard Artist Silvia Poloto in solo and group shows

Solo show at Desta Gallery in Mill Valley Silvia Poloto's solo show of new abstract works "HABOTAI series" at Desta Gallery in Mill Valley runs from November 6 to December 6, 2020. Desta gallery is open to the public (following COVID guidelines) from Tuesday to Saturday 11 a.m. to 5 ...
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Oct 26 2020

Shipyard artist Marc Ellen Hamel in show at North Beach gallery

Marc Ellen Hamel has five paintings in the new show "Respite" at Live Worms Gallery. The show presents work by many varied artists from San Francisco in an "in real life" exhibit, with all the proper precautions taken to keep everyone safe.   Show dates: October 25 until November 8. Live Worms ...
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Oct 21 2020

Think Round gallery features Shipyard artists

Pieced Together: Four Collage Artists from the Hunters Point Shipyard Art Community Kim SmithHeidi HardinMary SouthallMarc Ellen Hamel EXHIBIT DATES: Nov 2nd - Dec 30th, 2020ZOOM RECEPTION: Nov 7, 4-6 PM - Zoom reception RSVPZoom Reception Schedule:4:00 Richa Sharma Hosts4:15 KIM SMITH4:30 HEIDI HARDIN4:45 MARY SOUTHALL5:00 MARC ELLEN HAMELThe reception room ...
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Oct 2 2020

Shipyard artist Nyya Lark in Berkeley group show Oct. 3-31

Shipyard artist Nyya Lark and former Shipyard Artist in Residence Ron Moultrie Saunders are among the artist represented in "The Art of Resilience: Black Artists Surviving and Thriving in the Bay Area" at ACCI Gallery. ACCI Gallery, 1652 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, | 510-843-2527Hours: Mon-Sat 11-6, Sun 12-5 From the ...
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Oct 1 2020

Shipyard artists in de Young Open show Oct. 10, 2020 – Jan 3, 2021

The de Young Open, a juried exhibition of works by Bay Area artists artists, runs from October 10 to January 3. Several Shipyard artists were selected, including Wendy Robushi, Jeff Long, Susan Spies, John Arbuckle, Paul D. Gibson, Sam Barbar, Bruce Katz, Nikki Vismara, Kim Smith, Stanley Goldstein, Jason Bernhardt, ...
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Sep 25 2020

Shipyart artist Rab Terry in two-artist show at Studio Gallery

Studio Gallery announces a new show: Kanna Aoki & Rab Terry: new paintingsSeptember 24th - October 12th, 2020 STUDIO Gallery1641 Pacific Avenue(between Polk & Van Ness)San Francisco, CA 94109 Open by appointment Thursday through Monday, 12-6closed Tuesday + Wednesdaythe gallery will be closed Monday, Oct 5th From the announcement:We ...
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Carrie Ann Plank "Deconstructed GIF, Single Cell Series," Woodcut on panel with matte finish, 8" x 8" each, As installed 38" x 38", 2020

Aug 21 2020

Shipyard artist Carrie Ann Plank at FourSquared and other announcements, August 2020

Carrie Ann Plank: August Openings and Events FOURSQUARED 2020 ARC Gallery1246 Folsom Street, San Francisco, CA Exhibition: August 22 - October 10, 2020Gallery Hours: In person: Saturdays 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm and by appointmentOnline Opening Reception:  Saturday, August 22nd, 7-8PM - Register on Zoom in advanceOnline Artist Talk with ...
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Silvia Poloto book cover

Aug 20 2020

Shipyard artist Silvia Poloto book release and other news

News from Silvia Poloto: I have been working hard ...on a book called beauties of nothingness about my wabi-sabi series. [Available on Amazon] "beauties of nothingness is a book about the wabi-sabi series by Silvia Poloto, presented as a conversation. In a series of casual interviews with Jeffrey Goldsmith, the ...
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Robin Denevan “Local Shores”

Aug 16 2020

Shipyard artists in “FourSquared” show at Arc Gallery

FourSquared is coming to Arc - check out the full online catalog! Pre-sales are possible. Email Arc Gallery with your choices and they will invoice via Square. Online Zoom Reception 7-8 p.m. Saturday, August 22. Facebook event page Gallery open starting Sat, Aug 29th 12-3 p.m. (Social distancing and masks ...
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Artist Malik Seneferu holds up his fist during the installation of a mural on Golden Gate Avenue in the Tenderloin that says "Housing Black" on Aug. 10, 2020.

Aug 13 2020

Shipyard artist Malik Seneferu designs Tenderloin street mural promoting action on Black housing

Malik Seneferu is the creative force behind a new street mural on Golden Gate Avenue in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood. The message, "Housing Black," calls attention to the problems of inadequate Black housing and homelessness. He also participated actively as community volunteers with paint rollers and brushes turned his designs ...
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