The letting go. 500 Capp Street

THE LETTING GO. 500 CAPP STREET

A work by Nina Canell from her Drag Out exhibition at 500 Capp Street, which closed early at the artist's request. Photo by author This...

 
 
 
Elements

ELEMENTS

Humans are essentially attracted to dramatic intersections of the natural elements, attracted physically and emotionally towards places...

The World's First Mysterious Works of Art

THE WORLD'S FIRST MYSTERIOUS WORKS OF ART

His accomplishments are all real, and His good reputation is definitely deserved. - Wall text for Stone Seals by H.H. Dorje Chang Buddha...

 
 
 
Line, Circle, Dot

LINE, CIRCLE, DOT

Click any image to enlarge. Many years ago, at my first library job in San Francisco, I came across images of Gordon Onslow Ford's...

What's Blooming?

WHAT'S BLOOMING?

Look for Ribes sanguineum , or “pink flowering currant,” growing abundantly in Golden Gate Park in early spring. Polygonum capitatum...

 
 
 
For Kevin: “Can't Get You Out of My Head” Embedded in a Thomas Kinkade JPG

FOR KEVIN: “CAN'T GET YOU OUT OF MY HEAD” EMBEDDED IN A THOMAS KINKADE JPG

Belonging

BELONGING

Naz's garden in San Francisco, May 2019. June 25, 2019 San Francisco Dear Mine, It was not easy to get here. It took me many rainy...

 
 
 
Poet Be Like Kevin Killian  

POET BE LIKE KEVIN KILLIAN  

Kevin Killian performing at “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Museum” in 2013. Like so many folks in the Bay Area and beyond,...

Dressed for an Urban Native Era

DRESSED FOR AN URBAN NATIVE ERA

Joey Montoya on Occupied Yelamu Ohlone Territory. From his booth at the Stanford Powwow, a blue canopy stocked with dad hats, beanies,...

 
 
 
The Forgotten Artists of the Belvedere Codfishery

THE FORGOTTEN ARTISTS OF THE BELVEDERE CODFISHERY

The Codfishery remains at high tide. The bunkhouse is in the foreground. From the Dave Lemon and Jerry O'Day collection, which is housed...

My Own Private Celestial Emporium of Benevolent Knowledge

MY OWN PRIVATE CELESTIAL EMPORIUM OF BENEVOLENT KNOWLEDGE

My mother-in-law recently came back from a visit to her brother's apartment, where she discovered his old fridge photos all stuck together...

 
 
 
Floor 7: Al's Park

FLOOR 7: AL'S PARK

We had broken up nearly a year ago but I still missed you and our walks through the quiet fissures of San Francisco, so I led you up...

Floor 8: 8th + Harrison

FLOOR 8: 8TH + HARRISON

There are seven seasons in this city, along with a chimera of winds, a fan of shifting blues, sunlight being pulled further taut throughout...

 
 
 
How We Wear Mourning: Fashioning a Dying City

HOW WE WEAR MOURNING: FASHIONING A DYING CITY

“T-Shirt, Blue Jeans and Nikes” Keak Da Sneak ft. E-40 Prod: Rick Rock They are coming All clean concrete And fresh surface All round...

Floor 4: Redlick Building

FLOOR 4: REDLICK BUILDING

1) I once bought a round dining table with a label proudly announcing your presence in the world. That was in 1993. Redlick it read....

 
 
 
Floor 5: Academy of Sciences

FLOOR 5: ACADEMY OF SCIENCES

Art is an interventionist tool, pure dialectic, mulberry branch, florum. Rainblowers calling to oncoming clouds: thesis, antithesis....

Floor 6: Midnight Sun

FLOOR 6: MIDNIGHT SUN

To your right you'll find a small lounge with couches facing a window looking out on the cable car stop across the street. Behind that,...

 
 
 
Floor 3: Capitol + Broad

FLOOR 3: CAPITOL + BROAD

Grace grows generationally at the liquor store: My grandma was treated anyoldkindaway My daddy ran the block My high school graduation...

Floor 2: X2

FLOOR 2: X2

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Palette Knife Musician Art Portrait Oil Painting, Waylon Jennings “Waylon”...

Palette Knife Musician Art Portrait Oil Painting, Waylon Jennings “Waylon” by Texas Artist Debra Hurd

Oil on Canvas-SOLD/ Purchase a FINE ART PRINT HERE Read more ...

Chã House / Pablo Pita Arquitectos

Chã House / Pablo Pita Arquitectos

© José Campos Architects: Pablo Pita Arquitectos Location: Porto, Portugal Category: Apartment interiors Design Team: Pablo Rebelo. Pedro Pita. Catarina Alegria Photographs... Read more ...

Creek Bound, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Creek Bound, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Creek Bound7x5 oil on canvas I am really enjoying this series of small paintings. It has a fun time of exploring new techniques with color and design. I am creating small works... Read more ...

Lomography Unveils the First New Color Film Stock in Half a Decade

Lomography Unveils the First New Color Film Stock in Half a Decade

Lomography is making some major waves in the photo world today by unveiling the first brand new color negative emulsion to be released in half a decade. They're calling it... Read more ...

VR Pavilion / AMD

VR Pavilion / AMD

© Ilya Ermolaev Architects: AMD Location: Saint Petersburg, Russia Category: Pavillion Architects In Charge: Anna Suprunova, Maxim Bataev Area: 600.0 m2 Project Year... Read more ...

Abstract Art, Contemporary Painting, Mixed Media Art, Textured Art, “BLUE...

Abstract Art, Contemporary Painting, Mixed Media Art, Textured Art, “BLUE THOUGHTS” by Florida Contemporary Artist Mary Ann Ziegler

10"x10"x.75" Mixed Media on Canvas/Available $100 Read more ...

Country House KK- 1234 / ARC Architects

Country House KK- 1234 / ARC Architects

© Baha Khakimov Architects: ARC Architects Location: G‘azalkent, Uzbekistan Category: Houses Architect In Charge: Bobir Klichev Area: 96.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs... Read more ...

Contemporary Art, Abstract Art Painting,Expressionism “Summer Petals” by...

Contemporary Art, Abstract Art Painting,Expressionism “Summer Petals” by Abstract Artist Lela Kay

Inspired by nature and color this painting was created by using mixed media, oil, oil pastels and graphite. The first of my new series of organic paintings that reference the... Read more ...

La Iluminada House / Martín Gómez Arquitectos

La Iluminada House / Martín Gómez Arquitectos

© Daniela Mac Adden Architects: Martin Gomez Arquitectos Location: La Barra, Uruguay Category: Houses Lead Architects: Martin Gomez, Lorena Errico, Santiago Fernández... Read more ...

Contemporary Impressionist Landscape Painting,Colorado Landscape, Fine Art...

Contemporary Impressionist Landscape Painting,Colorado Landscape, Fine Art Oil Painting,“Sunny Sunday” by Colorado Contemporary Fine Artist Jody Ahrens

Let your imagination explore the many nooks and crannies awaiting you on this beautiful Sunny Sunday afternoon. Deep in the canyons beyond is wild horse country. Occasionally... Read more ...