Photo of the Day

Deborah Luster‘s photographic series ‘Tooth for an Eye’ captures a dark side of the city of New Orleans with a firm clear gaze. All of the locations are sites of homicides and the street corners and empty lots seem to hold themselves motionless for their portraits like a sitter in an old daguerreotype. Her shots … Continue reading

20X200 Collectors’ Confab

20×200 is a great site offering up artwork from a variety of different artists that I have been checking out for awhile. I’ve had my eye on pieces from Beth Dow, Emily Shur (who you may remember from a Photo of the Day post), and Christian Chaize. Next week they will be having a show – the 20×200 … Continue reading

Mary Meyer – West Pop!

Every other day I seem to get an email from a designer I love notifying me that they are doing a pop up shop… in Brooklyn, or L.A., or Toronto.  So tonight I am very happy that Oakland is getting some pop up love from Brooklyn based Mary Meyer. And by Oakland I  mean 4 blocks from … Continue reading

David Seiler, California Dreaming (via OAKLAND SWEE(t)ART)

David Seiler is one of our big local stars. His figurative expressionist style is definitive and immediately recognizable. When he is not at Live Art Wednesday, you can usually find him at his studio/gallery called Victorian Rat of West Mac in Oakland. You can see his latest work at Zza’s Wine Bar Gallery when it … Continue reading

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