We will go to school. We will not pay. Cassie Thornton addresses debt, education and going to school as a political statement.
In “A Willing Transfer of Belief” at Johansson Projects, Michelle Blade and Hillary Wiedemann present works that investigate the intangibility of being and light.
Genevieve Quick reviews the complex yet didactic exhibition, “Without Reality There is No Utopia” at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts.
Located in industrial West Oakland, S.H.E.D. Projects provides exhibition and temporary workspace for emerging artists. S.H.E.D. Projects is currently accepting event / exhibition proposals for April through November 2013. Submissions are due by February 15th, 2013.
In “Baby and the Nacirema” at The Luggage Store, Michael Arcega ambitiously examines cross-cultural exchange through American icons, anthropology, and Manifest Destiny.
Royal NoneSuch Gallery is an artist-run alternative art and event space located in the Temescal district of Oakland, California dedicated to creating community around art-based experiences that are thought provoking and conceptually rigorous, while also being accessible and fun.