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SFAI Visiting Artist Lecture: Basil Twist 4/24/14 7:30PM 2014-04-24 19:30:00 2014-04-24 22:00:00

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VAS Social Hour: SFAI Café » 6:30–7:30 pm   San Francisco–native Basil Twist has established himself, over a 20-year career, as one of the...

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SFAI Graduate Lecture: Alfredo Jaar 4/25/14 7:30PM - 9:30PM 2014-04-25 19:30:00 2014-04-25 21:30:00

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It Is Difficult Alfredo Jaar is one of the foremost practitioners of a social, integrated art practice. His public works simultaneously...

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Wrong's What I Do Best » Opening Reception 4/26/14 7PM - 10PM 2014-04-26 19:00:00 2014-04-26 22:00:00

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Curated by Hesse McGraw and Aaron Spangler Artists: Tanyth Berkeley, Ashley Bickerton, Club Paint, Liz Cohen, Wim Delvoye, Samara Golden,...

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SFAI Gala Vernissage 2014-05-14 19:00:00 2014-05-14 22:30:00

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Be the first to engage with SFAI artists shaping the future of contemporary art, mingle with leading curators, and enjoy an evening of food...

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PRINCIPAL » Special SFAI Alumni Viewing 5/17/14 6PM - 8PM 2014-05-17 18:00:00 2014-05-17 20:00:00

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Meet up with alumni for a special after-hours viewing of the 2014 MFA Exhibition PRINCIPAL at the historic Old Mint. Celebrate with many of...

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SFAI Graduate Open Studios 4/19/14 12PM - 5PM

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Once per year, SFAI opens the doors of its graduate studios, offering a rare glimpse into the working prcesses of 150+ contemporary...

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SFAI Graduate Lecture: Jennifer Doyle 4/18/14 4:30PM - 6:30PM

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The Fist: Notes on an Athletic Gesture  Jennifer Doyle is the author of Hold It Against Me: Difficulty and Emotion in Contemporary...

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SFAI Visiting Artist Lecture: James Benning 4/14/14 7:30PM

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VAS Social Hour: SFAI Café » 6:30–7:30 pm  Note: This event has been moved from Tuesday, April 8 to Monday, April 14 A pivotal figure in...

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SFAI Graduate Lecture: Timothy Berry 4/11/14 4:30PM - 6:30PM

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A Curious Recognition Painter and printmaker Timothy Berry’s most recent work continues a lifelong investigation of mankind’s contentious...

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SFAI Graduate Lecture: Richard Meyer 4/4/14 4:30PM - 6:30PM

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Richard Meyer’s research and writings on modern and contemporary art focus on the ongoing debate over sexuality and gender, its effects on...

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SFAI Visiting Artist Lecture: Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle 4/3/14 7:30PM

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VAS Social Hour: SFAI Café » 6:30–7:30 pm  Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle is an internationally recognized conceptual artist known for his...

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SFAI Clive Visiting Fellow Lecture: John Miller 3/31/14 7:30PM

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VAS Social Hour: SFAI Café » 6:30–7:30 pm  Throughout his career, John Miller has pursued an ambitious and cross-disciplinary...

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SFAI Graduate Lecture: Marcelo Cidade 3/28/14 4:30PM - 6:30PM

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Your North Surrealism Isn’t Our South Realism, or What Is Transgression Today? “Permeated with urban problems and social contrasts, São...

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Northern California Performance Platform

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PERFORMANCE IN THE EXPANDED FIELD: MARCH 28, 2014 Authorship, Citation, and Collaboration in Contemporary Bay Area Performance Featuring...

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SFAI Clive Visiting Fellow Lecture: Terry Winters 3/24/14 7:30PM

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VAS Social Hour: SFAI Café » 6:30–7:30 pm  "When painting, I’m being pulled along like those strange attractors in chaos theory. The work...

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SFAI Visiting Artist Lecture: Karin Sander 3/11/14 7:30PM

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VAS Social Hour: SFAI Café » 6:30–7:30 pm Karin Sander’s conceptual works range from barely-there interventions to vibrant, encompassing...

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SFAI Graduate Lecture: Hesse McGraw 3/7/14 4:30PM - 6:30PM

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The Radical Normalcy of Artists Hesse McGraw is a curator and writer and since June of 2013 has served as Vice President for Exhibitions...

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SFAI Visiting Artist Lecture: Alice Channer 2/27/14 7:30PM

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VAS Social Hour: SFAI Café » 6:30–7:30 pm  Trafficking in a subtly surreal sense of illusion, British artist Alice Channer makes hard...

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ART CHRONICLERS: SFAI Alumni Panel Discussion Series 2/24/14 6PM - 8PM

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With Griff Williams of Gallery 16, Kara Q. Smith of SFMOMA, Patricia Maloney of Art Practical, and Rachel Ralph of Fecal Face Hear from...

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SFAI Graduate Lecture: Julio César Morales 2/21/14 4:30PM - 6:30PM

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Los Halfies Employing a range of media and visual strategies, artist, educator, and curator Julio César Morales explores issues of...

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SFAI Clive Visiting Fellow Lecture: Wendy White 2/18/14 7:30PM

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VAS Social Hour: SFAI Café » 6:30–7:30 pm Winifred Johnson Clive Foundation Distinguished Visiting Fellow for Interdisciplinary Painting...

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SFAI Chicago Alumni Reception 2/13/14 5:30PM - 7PM

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Mingle with fellow alumni and faculty at a special SFAI alumni reception in Chicago during the College Art Association (CAA) 102nd Annual...

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SFAI Graduate Lecture: Karen Finley 2/7/14 4:30PM - 6:30PM

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Trauma and Creativity Karen Finley is known for incendiary and emotionally complex works that span the mediums of performance, music,...

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SFAI Visiting Artist Lecture: Simone Leigh 2/5/14 7:30PM

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VAS Social Hour: SFAI Café » 6:30–7:30 pm Simone Leigh engages in an object-based, sculptural exploration of black female subjectivity....

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SFAI Francis Cape: Utopian Benches » Opening Reception 1/30/14 7PM - 9PM

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Francis Cape’s Utopian Benches is an installation of 17 poplar benches arranged in rows that together fill the gallery. Each bench was...

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SFAI Visiting Artist Lecture: Brad Kahlhamer 11/25/13 7:30PM - 9PM

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VAS SOCIAL HOUR: SFAI Café » 6:30–7:30 pm Join SFAI for a reception in the café before the lectures. The Walter and McBean Galleries are...

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SFAI Visiting Artist Lecture: Michelle Grabner 11/21/13 7:30PM - 9PM

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VAS SOCIAL HOUR: SFAI Café » 6:30–7:30 pm Join SFAI for a reception in the café before the lectures. The Walter and McBean Galleries are...

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SFAI Visiting Artist Lecture: Liam Everett 11/18/13 7:30PM - 9PM

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VAS SOCIAL HOUR: SFAI Café » 6:30–7:30 pm Join SFAI for a reception in the café before the lectures. The Walter and McBean Galleries are...

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SFAI Graduate Lecture: Paul Klein 11/15/13 4:30PM - 6:30PM

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Paul Klein is an interdisciplinary artist whose teaching and collaborative studio practices foster understandings of how viewers,...

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SFAI ENERGY THAT IS ALL AROUND | Lecture » Alicia McCarthy 11/14/13 7:30PM - 10PM

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Receptiton » 6:30 pm | Lecture » 7:30 pm Introduced by Curator Natasha Boas Oakland-based artist Alicia McCarthy’s work emerged out of...

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SFAI Visiting Artist Lecture: Kori Newkirk 11/11/13 7:30PM - 9PM

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VAS SOCIAL HOUR: SFAI Café » 6:30–7:30 pm Join SFAI for a reception in the café before the lectures. The Walter and McBean Galleries are...

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SFAI Graduate Lecture: Robert Crouch 11/8/13 4:30PM - 6:30PM

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Robert Crouch is a Los Angeles–based artist and curator. He is currently associate director/curator at LACE (Los Angeles Contemporary...

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SFAI Visiting Artist Lecture: Mohau Modisakeng + Nandipha Mntambo 11/6/13 7:30PM - 9PM

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VAS SOCIAL HOUR: SFAI Café » 6:30–7:30 pm Join SFAI for a reception in the café before the lectures. The Walter and McBean Galleries are...

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SFAI Clive Visiting Fellow Lecture: Keltie Ferris 11/4/13 7:30PM - 9PM

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VAS SOCIAL HOUR: SFAI Café » 6:30–7:30 pm Join SFAI for a reception in the café before the lectures. The Walter and McBean Galleries are...

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SFAI Visiting Artist Lecture: Christian Jankowski 10/31/13 7:30PM - 9PM

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VAS SOCIAL HOUR: SFAI Café » 6:30–7:30 pm Join SFAI for a reception in the café before the lectures. The Walter and McBean Galleries are...

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