Recent News

  • We are pleased to announce Oliver Lee Jackson: Recent Paintings at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., March 3–September 2, 2019. This exhibition is curated by Harry Cooper and will include 25 paintings created over the past 15 years, many of which will be shown publicly for the first time.

  • Lava Thomas recently participated in "Contemporary Artist in Conversation with History: 1968" at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, along with Sam Gilliam and Alfredo Jaar. Watch it here

  • Hung Liu In Print is currently on view at the National Museum of Women in the Arts. The show invites viewers to explore the relationship between the artist’s multi-layered paintings and the palpable, physical qualities of her works on paper. Through July 8, 2018. 

  • Hung Liu's "Dr. Norman Bethune" was recently acquired by the North Carolina Museum of Art.

  • Candida Höfer's "In Mexico" is included in the New York Times Best Art Books of 2017.

  • Lava Thomas was recently interviewed by the Smithsonian about her piece Requiem for Charleston, which is held in their permanent collection. View the video HERE. The piece is on view on the third floor, west wing. 

  • SFMOMA recently acquired an Eirik Johnson daguerreotype which was made in collaboration with Daniel Carrillo, from their series Unfolded.

  • We are please to announce that Dawoud Bey has been awarded a 2017 MacArthur Fellowship: "Using an expansive approach to photography that creates new spaces of engagement within cultural institutions, making them more meaningful to and representative of the communities in which they are situated."

  • Congratulations to Robert Minervini who has been selected by the San Francisco Arts Commission to be included in a permanent mosaic and glass installation at the SFO Airport in Terminal 1.

  • Doubledrink, a new commissioned work by Nathan Lynch, is a functional ceramic water fountain designed for two people to drink from simultaneously. It is included in the newly completed Commons at Headlands Center for the Arts. Photo by Jan Sturmann.

  • Dawoud Bey will be included in the first Front International Cleveland Triennial, July 2018

  • Several works by Rupert Garcia were recently acquired by Los Angeles County Museum of Art and The Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery.

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