“Get in Where You Fit In” is Manuel Fernando Rios’ first solo exhibition at Axis Gallery. The works included in the show are based on the idea of acceptance. The imagery often includes figurative subjects juxtaposed next to colorful geometric shapes. The interaction between the figures results in pleasant or conflicting narratives. “Coming from a politically charged didactic screen-printing background and then experimenting with total abstraction in grad school, I felt like mixing the two ideologies in order to create the experience of trying to fit in. Weather you’re a child attending a new school or you’re an immigrant getting [...]
The Alex Bult Gallery celebrates the new year with a solo exhibition by artist Sam Hernández entitled “Sculptures & Paintings.” Hernández, known primarily for his innovative work in wood, achieves poetic yet vigorous free-standing abstractions through such widely-varying tools as African adzes, Japanese saws, Native American crook knives, and high-powered sandblasters. From early work referencing the totemic, his more recent sculpture has moved in a looser, more lyrical direction as it simultaneously moves towards a powerful asymmetry and a more intuitively based manner of working. Recipient of numerous honors including a National Endowment for the Arts Visual Artist Fellowship, a [...]
White Buffalo Gallery proudly presents “CONTINUUM” by Terese Garcia for the month of January. WHITE BUFFALO GALLERY 3671 J st, Sacramento CA 95816 Terese is a non-representational process painter who has shown all over California. She's represented by Gloria Delson Contemporary Arts in Los Angeles CA and the Gallery At Ventana. She's also an artist member of the San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art and the Pacific Grove Art Center. Her work is about texture, composition, palette and atmosphere where there are no boundaries to what can be said. Her palettes themselves are composed of 'discovered colors' made up of [...]
Second SaturGay is a monthly art and community showcase that takes place as part of the Midtown Second Saturday Art Walk. This showcase is dedicated to celebrating specific populations within the LGBTQ community through art, poetry, music, and other mediums. The event includes art or performance, food and drink, and a lively atmosphere that celebrates the diversity and talent of our community.
Laotian artist Somboun Sayasane is inspired by motion. His works employ water-based recycled paint donated by friends. He has exhibited at San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.
Painter & Printmaker, Noel Sandino will have her artwork on display at the Old Soul Gallery in January 2015.
Join Tim Collom Gallery for a very special Holiday Second Saturday! We are showing 12 different local artists and their little gems! Support your local art community by giving the unique gift of art this year! Show runs December 13, 2014 - January 3, 2015. Second Saturday Opening Dec. 13th, 6pm-9pm
The FoxTail Group Show Margaryta Chaplinska, Viktor Verhovod, Oleg Turan, Valery Kazak, Max Komissarchik, Vasily Vdovichenko, Vladimir Yatchuk Music by Randy Bryson Wine and appetizers will be served The East Gallery: Blue Moon Artist Collective The Cottage: Christine Taylor Second Saturday Reception Meet the artists Saturday, December 13th 6 - 9 pm Show runs through December 31st Holiday Gallery Hours: Sundays noon to 3 pm & Wednesday - Saturday: Noon - 5 pm
White Buffalo Gallery presents "Under Layers" featuring the epic work of renowned street artist Kinzie Davis Kinzie Davis was born and raised in a suburban boiling pot of positive and destructive culture is an artist who works in a variety of media. He mainly including and mixing the tools of graffiti and corporate advertising to create his work. By experimenting with aleatoric processes, he tries to approach a wide scale of subjects in a multi-layered way, likes to involve the viewer in a way that is sometimes physical and believes in the idea of function following form in a work. [...]
Join Tim Collom Gallery for November's Art Walk this Saturday! Our featured artist is Jane Mikacich and on display is her new collection of work. Mikacich's painting reflect years of brush strokes, writings, scratches, captured imagery and visceral responses to visual cues. She allows the paintings to continue evolving as new strokes connect yesterday to now. Mikacich has shown in many Sacramento Valley galleries and has work in private collections through-out California. Show dates: November 8 - December 6, 2014 Second Saturday Opening: November 8th | 6pm - 9pm