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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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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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Hangar 1 by Jenny Robinson

Mar 1 2015

New Museum opening features two Shipyard artists

"Giants in the Sky | The Rise and Fall of Airships," a show of artworks by Hunters Point Shipyard artists Stacey Carter and Jenny Robinson, is the inaugural exhibit at NUMU, the New Museum Los Gatos. The exhibit runs from the museum's opening May 20 through September 27. NUMU | ...
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Shipyard Artists in stARTup Art Fair

  Two Hunters Point Shipyard artists, Stacey Carter and Robin Denevan, have been selected to appear in the inaugural edition of the stARTup Art Fair, "San Francisco's independently produced contemporary art fair for unrepresented artists." The fair's creators say that it "will provide the chance for the next generation of ...
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Feb 5 2015

Shipyard artist Pep Ventosa’s show “New Work” at Studio Gallery

February 5th - 23rd, 2015 Opening reception:  Sunday, February 8th, 3-6 pm Artist talk:  Sunday, February 15th, 4-5 pm STUDIO Gallery 1641 Pacific Avenue (between Polk & Van Ness) San Francisco, CA  94109  415-931-3130 Hours:  Mon,Thu+Fri 11-7, Sat+Sun 11-6, Tue+Wed by appt Pep Ventosa's work explores the photographic image, deconstructing ...
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Regatta by Marc Ellen Hamel

Jan 21 2015

Shipyard Artists Featured at UCSF Women’s Health Center

Works by five painters will be on view at the UCSF Women’s Health Center from January 15 through April 14, 2015. Location: UCSF Women’s Health Center 2356 Sutter Street (at Lyon St.) Floors 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 Title of Show: “Serenity: In Harmony” The “Serenity Series at the UCSF ...
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Shipyard Artist announces new website

Carol Kummer has recently completed a new website ( Please check it out to see more of her work. She will be showing at Spring Open Studios April 2015.
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Artwork from Stacey Carter exhibition

Nov 15 2014

Stacey Carter Exhibition at Metropolitan Transportation Commission

Present History: A Visual Documentation of the Changing Urban Environment Showing Through January 9, 2015 Metropolitan Transportation Commission Joseph P. Bort MetroCenter, Third Floor 101 Eighth Street, Oakland (At the Lake Merritt BART Station) Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Weekdays For more information, contact: Stacey Carter, 415.608.9136 • ...
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Nov 13 2014

Shipyard Artists Holiday Party & Art Show

Over 40 Shipyard Artists invite you to their studios for a special Holiday Celebration Meet Artists in their working Studios - Learn how real art is made - Enjoy Special Festive Holiday Treats Take home great local art! Sunday December 7, 12-5p.m. Shipyard Artists - Hunters Point Shipyard Building 101 ...
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Oct 1 2014

Shipyard Artists at ART Silicon Valley/San Francisco Oct. 9-12

The Shipyard Artists/STAR booth at the ART Silicon Valley/San Francisco fair in San Mateo October 9-12 was a great success. We were happy to be provided the booth free of charge and a financial donation by the event organizers. We saw the booth as a way to publicize the Hunters ...
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Sep 30 2014

Fall Open Studios 2014 a Success!

Thanks to everyone who attended, bought art, bid at the auction, ate, drank, and enjoyed the FALL OPEN STUDIOS Hunters Point Shipyard and Islais Creek October 18-19 2014 Watch for the Spring Open Studios 2015 announcement here!
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Sep 14 2014

Larry Morace and Betsy Kendall art reception at Stanford Art Space

Reception September 25th 4:30-7p.m. [Note date change!] Stanford Art Spaces  Center for Integrated Studies Paul G. Allen Building/ Center for Integrated Systems (CIS), 420 Via Palou Mall David W. Packard Electrical Engineering Building. 350 Serra Mall Psychology Department , 450 Serra Mall (Jordan Hall, in Quad) All venues open during ...
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Shipyard History – Robert H. Andrews, An Appreciation

Robert H. ("Boba") Andrews was a San Francisco musician, computer programmer, arts enthusiast, and outdoor adventurer. As a visual arts patron, he often attended open studio events at Hunters Point Shipyard with his partner, Bill Geyer, and friends. Boba lost his life in a swimming accident in Hawaii in 1999. ...
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|Instalation at CJ Stuart Collection||||

May 16 2014


Long-time Shipyard artist Mirang Wonne has a solo show at the De Saisset Museum in Santa Clara of her glorious new work on steel mesh. Mirang Wonne in front of one of her Fire Script works Using a blowtorch, she draws directly onto the mesh creating dramatic gestural images. Using ...
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Feb 10 2014

STAR Welcomes the 2014 Artist in Residence: Ron Moultrie Saunders  
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