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.
Southern Exposure (SoEx) is an artist-centered non-profit organization that is committed to supporting visual artists. An active presence in the Bay Area for 38 years, SoEx is continually evolving in response to the needs of artists and the community while engaging the public in artists’ work.
Sean McFarland’s loosely gridded installation of fifteen black and white images at first appears as rather straightforward landscape photography. However, in various media and techniques McFarland employs alteration, duplication, and substitution to make the work deceptively complex.