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Mikey Elliott Leads Visual Journeys

The East Oakland artist touches viewers through 3D immersive installations.
February 26, 2020

WolfHawkJaguar Uses Music and Film to Create Hope

Oakland artist WolfHawkJaguar, aka Adimu Madyun, makes music, film, and art that moves, connects, reflects, and inspires the receiver to greatness.
February 26, 2020

Tom Hughes Is More Than a Plein-Air Pro

The Alameda artist excels at drawing and painting outdoors and indoors.
February 21, 2020

Jader Challenges the Notion of Beauty and More

The shapeshifting artist spends hours upon hours on handmade prosthetics and intricate special effects makeup to transform himself or his subjects into beings who communicate universal truths.
January 30, 2020

Meet Lynn McGeever, an Artistic Pioneer

This Oakland artist life unfold and captures its essence in her art.
January 22, 2020

Sylvia Fein Displays Persistence of Vision

The Berkeley Art Museum hosts an exhibition by East Bay painter Sylvia Fein, who just celebrated her 100th birthday and is the Last Surviving Surrealist.
January 8, 2020

Ginny Parsons Contemplates Alameda

The Alameda painter ponders Alameda’s pastoral innocence and contentment.
January 2, 2020

A Cartoonist’s Daughter, Janet Murphy, Reinvents Herself

Now widowed, Janet Murphy lets ‘Justa Sketch’ loose on Facebook and turns her strip into a calendar.
December 19, 2019

Community, Friends Inspire Artist Muzae Sesay

In his work, the Oakland artist addresses community, sociology, human interaction with spaces, fragmentation of memory, and home/domestic life. That is no big surprise, since Sesay studied sociology at San Francisco State.
December 16, 2019

All Systems Go at Mills

‘In Plain Sight’ at Mills College focuses on the hidden systems that underlie and override the lives of our overly tech-reliant and even addicted citizenry.
December 3, 2019