Art Practical | Jun 19, 2011
Create, an exhibition curated by Larry Rinder and Matthew Higgs at the University of California Berkeley Art Museum (BAM/PFA), is an astonishing exercise in line and pattern. By Aimee Le Duc
Art Practical | Jun 05, 2011
Ochoa and Appel employ different methods and materials to arrive at the same goal: a gentle interrogation of the supposed idealism of the western United States.
Art Practical | May 29, 2011
Catalyzed at the onset of World War II and during the height of the Holocaust years, the frenetic artistic activity that resulted in Life? or Theater? embodies not only Salomon's race against insanity but also her sense of impending doom.
Art Practical | May 22, 2011
Hunter Longe's new body of work, Degausser, is a meditation on the literal and conceptual manifestations of magnetism and polarity.
Art Practical | May 01, 2011
Wafaa Yasin utilizes stark symbolism and corporal discomfort to assert Yasin's own belief in the interrelatedness of art and politics.
Also on KQED.org this week ...
Drought Watch 2015: Record-Low Sierra Snowpack
The Sierra Nevada snowpack, which typically supplies nearly a third of California's water, is showing the lowest water content on record: 6 percent of the long-term average for April 1. That shatters last year's low-water mark of 25 percent (tied with 1977).
"Boomtown" History of the San Francisco Bay Area
KQED's "Boomtown" series will seek to identify what is happening in real time in the current boom, and also draw out the causes and possible solutions to the conflicts and pressures between the old and the new.