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Jul 30 2016

Fall Open Studios at the Shipyard Saturday and Sunday, October 15-16, 2016

Mark your calendar! Fall Open Studios 2016, Saturday and Sunday, October 15-16 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Hunters Point Shipyard and Islais Creek Studios Please join us as about 200 artists open our studio doors to the public. Free admission and free parking. This is a rare opportunity to meet ...
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Collage made by kids from Malcolm X Academy and Drew Elementary|

Jul 21 2016

Shipyard Artists lead Summer Art Program for Bayview neighborhood kids

On Monday afternoons in the summer of 2016, 15 kids from the Charles Drew elementary school in the Bayview/Hunters Point neighborhood headed to the Building 101 auditorium for art class. Each week they found a different Shipyard artist prepared to teach them about an aspect of visual art: printmaking, drawing ...
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Eternity # 71

Apr 27 2016

Meet Siddharth Parasnus, the Shipyard’s 2016-17 Artist in Residence

STAR, the Shipyard Trust for the Arts. is pleased to announce that the 2016-17 Artist in Residence Award has been made to painter Siddharth Parasnis, a resident of the Bayview/Hunters Point neighborhood. Siddharth, also known as "Sid," is now busy working in his Shipyard studio. The Selection Panel was especially ...
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44"x 42"

Apr 27 2016

Shipyard Artists in a Special Juried Exhibition at stARTup Art Fair SF April 29 – May 1

stARTup Art Fair SF April 29 - May 1, 2016 Hotel Del Sol | 3100 Webster St. | San Francisco Shipyard Trust for the Arts (STAR) - Room #310 Featured Artists: Derek Lynch & Howard Hersh Fair Hours: Friday, April 29: Noon - 6:00 PM Opening Night Celebration: Friday, April 29 7:00 ...
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Spring Open Studios

Apr 15 2016

Spring Open Studios 2016: Art demonstrations

We are happy to announce the schedule of art demonstrations throughout the Spring Open Studios 2016 weekend. Attendance is free. Saturday, April 23rd Marina Berlin - Bldg 101/ Studio 1405 - 11:00 am Wire Mesh Sculpture Tron Bykle - Bldg 101/ Studio 2401 - 12:00 noon Dry Pastel Monotype Jeff ...
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Spring Open Studios

Mar 8 2016

Spring Open Studios 2016: Over 100 Participating Artists

Spring Open Studios, Saturday and Sunday, April 23-24 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Hunters Point Shipyard and Islais Creek Studios See the list of participating artists.
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Spring Open Studios map

Mar 8 2016

Spring Open Studios 2016: Directions

Spring Open Studios, Saturday and Sunday, April 23-24 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Hunters Point Shipyard and Islais Creek Studios Free admission and parking! SF Muni outbound 19-Hyde St. bus ends right at the studios. Map and directions
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"Jok Church on Black"

Feb 21 2016

Shipyard Artist Richard Bolingbroke in Group Show Opening March 4

March fortH an exhibition of portraits March 4-30, 2016 518 Castro Street, San Francisco (south of 18th St.) Gallery Hours TBA featuring Richard Bolingbroke, Mark Arnold, Alex Brown, Rene Capone, Diego Gomez, Joseph Johnson, Dot Schmidt, Grace Towers, Dale Wittig Opening Reception March 4th 7-9pm Image featured here: Show postcard ...
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Shipyard Artist Maeve Croghan Solo Show Opens March 1

Maeve Croghan Solo Show Castoro Cellars Gallery 1325 North Bethel Road, Templeton, CA - near Paso Robles March 1 -  April 30, 2016 Maeve will be in the gallery in person during the Zin Fest weekend March 19 & 20 Open Daily: 11 - 5:30p.m. (888) 326-3463 - Castoro ...
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Stacey Carter with the Art Walk reproduction of her painting "Surfers 1973"

Feb 1 2016

Shipyard artists featured at Super Bowl City San Francisco

Two Shipyard artists' works are among those on display at Super Bowl City as part of Art Walk - a collaboration between the Super Bowl 50 Host Committee and Artspan. Art Walk is designed promote and display the work of local Bay Area artists to the hundreds of thousands of ...
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Same-sex marriage panel by Richard Bolingbroke|

Nov 15 2015

Works by Shipyard artist Richard Bolingbroke installed in new Google offices

Richard Bolingbroke has recently completed two large commissioned pieces for the new Google offices in downtown San Francisco. The company requested panels on the theme of Bay Area political and legislative innovators. Bolingbroke's first panel reflects San Francisco's introduction of same-sex marriage in 2004 under Mayor Gavin Newsom. His second ...
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Holiday party poster

Nov 14 2015

2015 Holiday Party and Art Show

Hunters Point Shipyard Artists Holiday Party & Art Show Building 101 Sunday, December 6, 2015 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Directions More than 40 artists' studios open to visitors Free admission - Free parking On public transit (19 Hyde St. to Hunters Point) For more information call 415-305-8745.
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Hunters Point Shipyard Artists booth at Art Silicon Valley 2015|Hunters Point Shipyard Artists booth at Art Silicon Valley 2015|Hunters Point Shipyard Artists booth at Art Silicon Valley 2015

Oct 13 2015

Silicon Valley Art Fair Wrap-Up

On October 9-11, for the second year in a row, shipyard artists and volunteers staffed a booth at Art Silicon Valley at the San Mateo Event Center. The art fair organizers donated booth space to STAR (link opens new window), the Shipyard artists' nonprofit. The booth exhibited small works (12"x12" ...
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Hunters Point Shipyard Open Studios photo by Brian Moore|Artspan logo

Oct 2 2015

Fall Open Studios 2015

Don't miss the 29th annual Fall Open Studios! October 17-18 (Sat.-Sun.) 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Hunters Point Shipyard and Islais Creek Studios (directions) Explore, experience, collect. 180+ artists exhibiting Silent art auction supporting the Shipyard Trust for the Arts, the artists' nonprofit Food court, beer and wine garden organized ...
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Sep 7 2015

3 Hunters Point Shipyard Artists in FOURSQUARED Exhibition

Shipyard artists Stacey Carter, Carol Jessen and Larry Morace show new work created for the FOURSQUARED Exhibition at Arc Gallery. The exhibition opened Friday, Aug 28th, and runs through Saturday, September 26. Be there and be squared! Featured Artists: Carlo Abruzzese, Elizabeth Ashcroft, Stacey Carter, Kim Frohsin, Annie Galvin, Howard Hersh, Carol Jessen, Joseph Kowalczyk, Hope Kroll, Andrew Li, Larry ...
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Summer Show flyer||Summer show flyer

Jul 10 2015

Summer Show at Hunters Point Shipyard

Saturday, August 8, 2015, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Hunters Point Shipyard, Building 101 Free parking | Free admission Directions to the show Keyword Map Search: Innes/Donahue YouTube video: A Visit to SF Shipyard Open Studios At 250 artists, Shipyard Artists is the largest artist community in the US, located ...
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"Random Notions" by Marc Ellen Hamel

Jun 8 2015

Shipyard Artist Marc Ellen Hamel exhibit in Calistoga, CA

Marc Ellen Hamel showed an exhibit of  Paintings & Monotypes at Indian Springs Art Gallery in Calistoga from April 15 - May 31.  Two paintings remain in the gallery (shown here: “Random Notions” 46”h x 40”w, oil on canvas). Gallery Address:  1506 Lincoln Avenue, Calistoga, CA  94515 (707) 307-3099.  Open Wednesdays through Sundays.
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Marc Ellen Hamel “Aquifer”

Jun 8 2015

Shipyard Artist Marc Ellen Hamel to be in 2-person show in September 2015

During the month of September, Marc Ellen Hamel will show her new series of abstract, nature-inspired paintings at Main Street Artists Gallery in Quincy, CA in a two-person show with artist Norma Lewis.  The gallery is located at 436 Main Street, Quincy, CA  (Plumas County) Shown here: “Aquifer” 30”h x ...
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Apr 27 2015

Shipyard artist Derek Lynch shows at Godfrey Q

Derek Lynch is showing 12 pieces of art at Godfrey Q April 6th thru June 6th, 2015. (Link opens new window) Godfrey Q is an advertising agency located at 221 Main St. in San Francisco.
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Mar 9 2015

Shipyard Artist Wendy Robushi in new show

Wendy Robushi New work: Circles and Squares Two-artist show with Robert Schwarzenbach March 14 - April 18, 2015 Inclusions Gallery 627 Cortland Avenue, San Francisco, CA Hours: Wed-Sat 12-7 p.m., Sun 12-6 p.m. Opening reception with the artists: Saturday March 21, 5-7 p.m. More information: 415-817-1493
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