Bonnie J. Smith's work "Obama in Blue" will be on exhibit at the DuSable Museum, Chicago, IL. Her work is part of the "The Journey of Hope in America: Quilts Inspired by President Barack O'Obama", exhibit is from January 16, 2012 - May 9, 2012.
Open Call for Arts: 2012-2013 exhibition series at the Art Museum of Los Gatos
The Art Museum of Los Gatos invites artists to submit artwork for consideration to be included in the 2012-2013 exhibition schedule. We encourage participants from a range of media including visual arts: sculpture, painting, photography, printmaking and site specific installations.
Send images of 5 to 15 work samples and include the media, dimensions and title for each image provided.
Please also include an artist statement, bio and exhibition history.
Submissions can be sent electronically or in the post. If you require your portfolio to be returned, please send a self addressed stamped envelope.
The Los Gatos Museums Association is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization whose mission is to harness the power of art and history to enrich life. It aims to inspire and engage the region with innovative educational cultural experiences. The Los Gatos Museum Association (LGMA) includes the Art Museum of Los Gatos, the History Museum of Los Gatos, and the Los Gatos Museum Art Gallery.
The Art Museum of Los Gatos was founded in 1965. It is a non-collecting Art Museum that has six to eight exhibitions annually. Exhibitions include the work of local, national and international artists and has a strong interest in artists from the South Bay and Greater San Francisco Bay Area.
Image: Graham Reclining by Laura Hartford from Man as Object: Reversing the Gaze
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PRESS CONTACTSReporters with a deadline, please contact Spokespersons: Karen Gutfreund, WCA Exhibitions Director email@example.com Tanya Augsburg, PhD, Assistant Professor of Liberal Studies (Creative Arts & Humanities), San Francsico State University firstname.lastname@example.org
SOMArts Twitter Photo Contest: Your Man As Object
Image: by Karen Zack from Man as Object: Reversing the Gaze.
SOMArt Cultural Center is hosting a Twitter photo contest -- Contest rules and details.
What Others have to Say About 'Man as Object' and Its Artists
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Ms. Magazine Blog posted October 28, 2011 [This] body of work exposes women's cheeky, provactive and sometimes shocking commentaries on the opposite sex (which) may make the viewer squirm a little. But that is precisely the point...READ MORE.
SF Weekly Blog posted November 2, 2011 Conduct any level of research on feminism and related concepts ... and you'll fall into the crossfire of intellectual warriors...The final remark is put to the test in 'Man as Object: Reversing the Gaze' ...READ MORE.
Feminist Moments posted November 16, 2011 Here is some footage from Man As Object: Reversing the Gaze exhibit at SOMArts/ San Francisco, curated by Karen Gutfreund and Priscilla Otani with support from Tanya Augesburg, PH.D. I was an artist in this exhibit. I enjoyed learning from other artists in the show. – Tania Hammidi
BroadBlogs.com posted October 24, 2011 Men act and women appear. Men look at women. Women watch themselves being looked at," art critic John Berger famously observed. Now some feminist artists are turning the tables in the exhibit...READ MORE.
Art News posted October 19, 2011 Surveying the ways men are represented in contemporary art by women, this exhibition will open new dialogues...READ MORE