Rebecca Ripple Named Interim Sculpture Artist-in-Residence at Cranbrook Academy of Art 1.31.17

Bloomfield Hills, Mich., Jan. 31, 2017 – The Cranbrook Academy of Art Board of Governors and Christopher Scoates, the Maxine and Stuart Frankel Director of Cranbrook Academy of Art and Art Museum, announced today that Rebecca Ripple has been named the interim Artist-in-Residence for the Academy’s Sculpture Department. She will serve a one-year term, starting in the fall of 2017 and continuing through 2017-18 academic year.
Ripple replaces Heather McGill, who is leaving the Academy after 25 years. McGill was active in the recruitment ... (read more)

Rebecca Ripple in group exhibition at CSUN 1.30.17

Full and Part (one)
Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 12:00pm to Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 4:00pm
Location:
Main Gallery, Art and Design Center
Cost:
Free
Faculty Sculpture Exhibition: Full and Part (one)
The Spring semester begins with part one of a two-part exhibition featuring artwork made by full- and part-time faculty in CSUN’s Department of Art. Working in three dimensions, the nine artists showcase their most current bodies of work. Using a variety of materials and processes, each artist addresses ... (read more)

Grace Ndiritu in solo exhibition at Bluecoat Gallery in Liverpool 1.25.17

Grace Ndiritu
A QUEST FOR MEANING Vol.7
A major new site specific photography commission for Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool
October 2017

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Grace Ndiritu in solo exhibition at Les Laboratories Aubervillers in Paris 1.25.17

THE ARK: CENTER FOR INTERDISCIPLINARY EXPERIMENTATION

A new large scale solo project after four years of research. The Ark is a post-internet living research/live art project on an epic scale. Part - scientific experiment and part - spiritual experience. It will take place over eight days at Les Laboratories Aubervillers, Paris designed by Grace Ndiritu, co-curated & organized by Laboratoires d'Aubervilliers, Paris - with The Ark participants.

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Grace Ndiritu performance at Tàpies Foundation, Barcelona, Spain; Frac Lorriane, France and Museum Fine Arts, Gent, Belgium. 1.25.17

DREAMING THE MUSEUM BACK TO LIFE: THE INNER LIFE OF OBJECTS
March and June 2017
Major performance commission in conjunction Tàpies Foundation, Barcelona, Spain; Frac Lorriane, France and Museum Fine Arts, Gent, Belgium.
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Rodrigo Valenzuela in group exhibition at Artpace in San Antonio 1.24.17

Did You Ever See Such a Thing as a Drawing of a Muchness?
Spring 2017 Hudson Showroom
Jan 26, 2017 - Apr 30, 2017

About the exhibition
Artists: Harold Mendez, Natasha Bowdoin, and Rodrigo Valenzuela
Curated by Michelle Grabner
The Hudson Showroom—named for the Artpace facility’s former function as a Hudson automobile dealership— features exhibitions that showcase work reflecting the organization’s regional and international scope. Support for the Hudson Showroom exhibition space is generously provided by the Texas Commission on the ... (read more)

Katie Herzog in MoveOn.org Stars of All Stripes Project 1.24.17

Harry Belafonte Star: "I was an activist who became an artist." by Katie Herzog
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Stars are beacons in the night leading us to the right path. On our flag, there are 50 stars for 50 states. Artists across the country are making #starsofallstripes leading up to the January 21st #WomensMarch on Washington for a brighter future for all. This image is one in a series.
MoveOn.org is collaborating with artists across the country to create stars for their Instagram and Facebook feeds. This ... (read more)

Srijon Chowdhury in group exhibition at Roberta Pelan Gallery in Toronto 1.18.17

February
Nick Bastis, Srijon Chowdhury, Silke Otto-Knapp, Hayley Tompkins, and Barak Zemer
January 8th - February 11th, 2016
Opening Reception January 7th, 7pm - 9pm
Curated by Jenni Crain and Lydia Glenn-Murray
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Katie Herzog and Bettina Hubby in ACLU Benefit show at 356 Mission 1.10.17

Amplify Compassion
An Art Sale to Benefit the ACLU
Opening Jan 21st 6-9 pm
& Jan 22nd 11 am-6 pm
356 Mission Rd.
Inquiries: amplifycompassion@gmail.com

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Rebecca Ripple in group exhibition at Pasadena Museum of California Art 12.15.16

Interstitial
March 5, 2017–August 6, 2017
What happens to ordinary entities of domestic life when they are driven into territories where their standard uses or functions are suspended and upended and new meanings are forged? Interstitial seeks to answer this question through the examination of new and recently-created free-standing sculptures by contemporary Los Angeles-based object makers whose work exists in the interstices, the spaces between the historical genres of the decorative arts, still life, and abstraction. In the exhibition, artists Jeff Colson, Renee ... (read more)