News from Shipyard artist Silvia Poloto:
Artist Talk by Silvia Poloto
November 17 at 6:30 p.m.
555 California St, San Francisco, CA 94104
This series emerged as an outcome from my fascination with the idea of archetypes and the collective unconscious as an inherited database. The resulting paintings hold elements of several different archetypes, while the faceless portraits allow room for the audience to see aspects of themselves in new and compelling ways.
Group Exhibition at Artonomi Fine Art
Artonomi Fine Art, 82 Main St, Tiburon, CA 94920
Wednesday through Sunday from 12-6 p.m.
Monday and Tuesday by appointment only
The actual SAINT and SINNER that didn’t make it to 555 California St because they were showing too much skin! But they sure look good in this new gallery in Tiburon. Go check them out!
Learn More at Artonomi Fine Art
Group Exhibition at Desta Gallery
“Abstract and Figurative in Dialogue”
October 18 through December 10
Desta Gallery, 100 Throckmorton Ave, Mill Valley, CA 94941
Gallery hours: Tuesday through Saturday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Silvia Poloto | Quick Bio
“Silvia Poloto, a talented and prolific Brazilian-born mixed-media artist, self-taught and inner-directed, is not a product of America’s art higher-education system, she is an artist committed, almost defiantly, to self-expression and emotion. Her work has been exhibited in United Arab Emirates, France, Spain, Italy, Germany, Egypt, China, as well as the United States. Bay Area venues displaying her work include the DeYoung Museum, where she was an artist in residence, the Italian-American Museum, the Triton Museum, and Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. Her work resides in over eighty corporate collections and hundreds of private collections.”
– DeWitt Cheng, Art Critic and Writer