A Berkeley Art Center Juried Exhibition
Selected by Boots Riley and Steven Wolf
June 28 - August 10, 2014
Opening Reception: Saturday, June 28, 5-8pm
Artists: Renae Barnard, Michael Barrett, Amber Crabbe, Ryan Carrington, Eva Enrique, Rebecca Foster, Gabriel Martinez, Nicki Green, Robbin Henderson, Maru Hoeber, Isaac Lopez, Ethan Rafal, Nick Randhawa, Katherine Rhoades, Sanaz Sarabi, WIGband: Johanna Poethig and Barbara Golden
Berkeley Art Center challenged artists to submit work that represented the social and political issues that incited change, movement and upheaval. Selected by Boots Riley and Steven Wolf, the artists in Soapbox use diverse media to challenge not just what our voices are saying but how we are using our voices in the first place. In addition to the gallery exhibition, Soapbox will present web-based projects, live music, performances and more, as ways to break apart old models of activation and to challenge viewers to participate in building new models for this uncertain future. More...
June 9, 2014 - May 2015
Location: Martin Luther King Jr. Civic Center, 2180 Milvia St., Berkeley
The Civic Center Art Exhibition is the City of Berkeley's opportunity to celebrate the richness of artistic production within the community. The annual exhibition is produced through a collaborative effort by Berkeley Art Center, Kala Art Institute, the Civic Arts Commission and Civic Arts Coordinator. Selected Artists: Ned Axthelm, Joan Baylie, Anthony Bodenmiller, Melanie Chan, Julie Cohn, Guy Colwell, Andrei Crandall, Rachel Frankel, Toni Gentilli, Sonia Gill, Tim Gleason, Stanley Goldberg, Veronica Graham, Sonja Hinrichsen, Joyce Hulbert, Cynthia Innis, Maya Kabat, Toby Kahn, Betty Kano, Nick Lawrence, Michael Layefsky, Gary Nakamoto, Colleen Neff, Miwako Nishizawa, Phyllis Pacin, Brenda Quan, Alexandra Rapp, Mary Curtis Ratcliff, Julio M Romero, Liz Schiff, Sally Smith, Allen Stross, Ruth Tabancay, Max Tarcher, Rory Terrell, Tali Weinberg, and Donna Westerman. Click here for more information.
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