current exhibitions

Izidora Leber LETHE: Peristyle

Jul 25, 2019–Jan 19, 2020

Izidora Leber LETHE: Peristyle is the first solo museum exhibition of Croatian-Swiss, Oakland-based artist Izidora Leber LETHE. Drawing from the visual languages of Brutalist architecture and minimalist performance scores, this site-specific installation and performance mines the layered memories of the double émigré artist. 

upcoming exhibitions

Predicting The Past: Zohar Studios, The Lost Years

Mar 12, 2020–Aug 23, 2020

This exhibition of photography and installation by Los Angeles-based artist Stephen Berkman, who grew up in the Bay Area, features images by the nineteenth century Jewish immigrant photographer Shimmel Zohar from his studio on the Lower East Side in New York City. Prints in elaborate Victorian frames address both Jewish life and the scientific state of understanding over one hundred years ago. In addition, environmental installations utilize antique technological visual phenomena.

past exhibitions

Show Me as I Want to Be Seen

Feb 7, 2019–Jul 7, 2019

How do we depict “the self” if it is unknowable, inherently constructed, and ever changing? How does the concept of portraiture shift when categories are in crisis, and visibility itself is problematic?