Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational

Nov 12, 2017–Feb 25, 2018

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Terry Berlier, Challah, 2017. Basswood, 3 x 7 ½ x 18 in. Courtesy of the artist. Photo by JKA Photography. Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational on view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

 

Torreya Cummings, Idle Hands, or, The Lost Glove Is Happy, 2017. Leather and fabric work gloves, mason’s and upholstery thread, cement, and wood, 18 x 11 x 10 in. Courtesy of the artist. Photo by JKA Photography. Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational on view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

 

Nicole Phungrasamee Fein, Sabbath Basket, 2017. Paper, 5 x 11 in. diameter. Courtesy of the artist and Hosfelt Gallery, San Francisco. Photo by JKA Photography. Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational on view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

 

Erik Geschke, Surrogate, 2016. Aqua Resin, fiberglass, Styrofoam, epoxy, and acrylic. 4 ½ x 10 x 9 in. Courtesy of the artist. Photo by JKA Photography. Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational on view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

 

Stephen Hendee, SKYL_v.03 (shell), 2017. Acrylic, 13 ½ x 22 x 17 in. Courtesy of the artist. Photo by JKA Photography. Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational on view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

 

Elisabeth Higgins O’Connor, golem in repose, 2017. Clay, glaze, and twine, 13 x 15 x 18 in. Courtesy of the artist. Photo by JKA Photography. Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational on view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

 

Sergei Isupov, Life’s Work, 2011. Porcelain, slip, and glaze, 16 ¾ x 14 ¾ x 7 ½ in. Courtesy of Ferrin Contemporary, North Adams, MA. Photo by JKA Photography. Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational on view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

 

Lisa Kokin, Shpilkes, 2016. Industrial felt, broken sewing machine needles, thread, and wood, 36 x 26 x 3 in. Courtesy of the artist and Seager Gray Gallery, Mill Valley, CA. Photo by JKA Photography. Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational on view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

 

Cybele Lyle, Materials at Rest, 2017. Wood and paint, 1 ¼ x 9 ¼ x 16 in. Courtesy of Et al. Gallery, San Francisco. Photo by JKA Photography. Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational on view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

 

Em Meine, A path, turning, through a woven web, 2017. Ceramic, 10 x 14 x 14 in. Courtesy of the artist. Photo by JKA Photography. Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational on view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

 

Jim Melchert, 29 Vertices for Dancing, 2016. Broken and glazed porcelain tile, 23 ½ x 23 ½ x 1 in. Courtesy of the artist and Anglim Gilbert Gallery, San Francisco. Photo by JKA Photography. Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational on view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

 

Geri Montano, Hozho-con-Hamsa on Indian Time, 2017. Candles, fabric, doll parts, and watch parts, 3 ½ x 24 x 17 in. Courtesy of the artist. Photo by JKA Photography. Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational on view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

 

Zemer Peled, Perachim Le Shabbat / פּ ר ח י ם  ל' שׁ ב ת,
2017. Porcelain, 16 ½ x 14 x 11 in. Courtesy of the artist. Photo by JKA Photography. Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational on view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

 

Joshua Pieper, Video Cactus, 2017. Wood and electronics, 17 ⅜ x 9 x 8 in. Courtesy of the artist. Photo by JKA Photography. Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational on view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

 

Lucy Puls, Untitled (toggle switch with faceplate), 2010. Cast leaded glass and steel powder, 4 ¼ x 2 ¼ x 2 ¼ in. Courtesy of the artist. Photo by JKA Photography. Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational on view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

 

Sofie Ramos, YOU CAN’T SIT WITH US. (#3), 2017. Latex paint, fabric, balloon, sand, ribbon, paper, rubber band, chair, and wood, 51 x 17 x 18 ½ in. Courtesy of the artist. Photo by JKA Photography. Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational on view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

 

Richard Shaw, Sunday Still Life Jar, 2017. Slip cast porcelain with overglaze decals, 6 ½ x 10 ½ x 9 in. Courtesy of the artist. Photo by JKA Photography. Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational on view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

 

Joshua Peder Stulen, For the 49ers Faithful, 2017. Cotton thread, ribbon, sequined thread, and memorabilia pins, ⅜ x 8 ¼ x 7 ½ in. Courtesy of the artist, in collaboration with Trish Hilburn. Photo by JKA Photography. Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational on view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

 

Kurt Weiser, Solitude, 2017. Porcelain and china paint, 9 x 10 ½ x 4 ½ in. Courtesy of Ferrin Contemporary, North Adams, MA. Photo by JKA Photography. Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational on view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

 

Wanxin Zhang, Food Box, 2017. Ceramic with glaze and decal, 16 x 18 x 15 in. Courtesy of Catharine Clark Gallery, San Francisco. Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational. On view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco.

 

Installation photograph of Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational. On view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco. Photo by JKA Photography.

 

Installation photograph of Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational. On view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco. Photo by JKA Photography.

 

Tom Marioni, Emergency Earthquake Drinking Water, 2017. Paper, glass, and water. 10 x 8 x 5 1/4 in. Courtesy of the artist. Al Farrow, Sabbath Candelabra, 2017. Guns, bullets, and steel Candelabra: 13 x 9 x 9 in. Bullet case: 7 x 10 7/8 x 3/4 in. Courtesy of Catharine Clark Gallery, San Francisco. Installation photograph of Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational. On view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco. Photo by JKA Photography.

 

Chris Daubert, Forever and a Day, 2017. Acrylic, LED lights, glass beads, paint, wood, and nylon monofilament, 18 x 18 x 18 in. Courtesy of the artist. Installation photograph of Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational. On view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco. Photo by JKA Photography.

 

Beth Lipman, Distill #7, 2015. Cast iron with chrome and rust patina, 7 x 11 x 4 1/2 in. Courtesy of JMKAC and Kohler Co., Sheboygan, WI. Installation photograph of Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational. On view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco. Photo by JKA Photography.

 

Randy Colosky, Waterloo Sunset, 2017. Cryo-kinetic sculpture with refrigeration components, 23 x 16 3/4 x 12 1/2 in. (58 x 43 x 32 cm) Courtesy of the artist. Installation photograph of Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational. On view November 12, 2017–February 25, 2018 at The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco. Photo by JKA Photography.

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