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Calendar, Night&Day Tricked-Out Visuals

Tricked-Out Visuals

Have you ever seen a car so sexy that you wanted to run your hands all over it, maybe even stretch out luxuriously on the hood? The Jaguars, Corvettes, and even the Edsel in Cheryl Kelley’s series “Detailed” are those…
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Calendar, Night&Day I Heart WTF

I Heart WTF

Robert Bechtle's paintings don't make sense, but they don't make sense in a different way than you're thinking. Lots of artists use abstraction, or shocking subjects, or even controversial materials in their work, and their canvases or what-have-you are confusing.…
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Culture, Art

Artbeat

"Marking Time." Ever wondered how many strokes it takes to make a painting? Ask Robert Sagerman. Applying dollops of paint with a palette knife, he keeps track of every color and stroke of each of his dense, multicolored, abstract paintings.…
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Culture, Art

Artbeat

"Big Deal & Blow Up," "Extraordinary Exhibitions: Broadsides From the Collection of Ricky Jay," and "Leon Borensztein and His Friends: A Look at Creative Growth Artists and Their Work." Three unconnected shows and a recently commissioned interactive sculpture explore a…
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Culture, Art

Artbeat

"Big Deal & Blow Up," "Extraordinary Exhibitions: Broadsides From the Collection of Ricky Jay," and "Leon Borensztein and His Friends: A Look at Creative Growth Artists and Their Work." Three unconnected shows and a newly commissioned interactive sculpture explore a…
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Calendar, Night&Day A Real Retrospective

A Real Retrospective

The middle-class slopes of Potrero Hill and the suburban roads of Alameda don't exactly scream with picturesque possibility, but painter Robert Bechtle has spent his life turning them into art. Using the mundane as fodder for his masterpieces, Bechtle finds…
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