FourSquare is a unique exploration of the works of sixteen Bay Area artists. Each of the artists will produce sixteen small works. Presented in sixteen clusters giving the audience the experience of sixteen micro solo exhibitions. For the 10th Annual All-Star exhibition we have assembled sixteen of the most successful artists from previous FourSquared exhibitions. All work will be priced under $600.
1246 Folsom Street . San Francisco . CA . 94103
August 24th - October 5, 2019
Artist Reception: August 24th 7-10pm
For gallery hours go to: https://www.arc-sf.com/foursquared-2019.html
The Hotel del Sol
3100 Webster St, San Francisco, CA 94123
April 26 - April 28, 2019
Fernando Reyes and Peter Dreyfuss in Room 302
Oakland artists Fernando Reyes and Peter Dreyfuss join together to create an exhibition where hand-printed paper cutouts meet sculpture in fabricated steel. These two artists join forces that explore the elements of art and design for a fresh view of contemporary art.
Throughout the years, Fernando has produced a large and diverse portfolio of artwork. His work has been primarily representational and includes oil paintings, drawings, and printmaking. His primary interest has been depicting the human figure which are straightforward and representational, often depicting a single figure, however in 2014 a visit to MoMA in New York for the Henri Matisse “The Cut Outs” exhibition made such an impact on Fernando that he embarked on creating his own cut outs. Subsequently taking his art making in the direction of abstract art in both paper cutouts and oil painting.
In January 2018, the Mexican Museum in San Francisco mounted an exhibition An Artist’s Evolution, a retrospective which has elevated Fernando’s exposure in the SF Bay Area and beyond.
Fernando has an extensive resume of solo and group exhibitions on a regional and national basis. His work has been acquired for the art collections of Sutter Cathedral Hills Hospital, Stanford University Medical Center, Alameda County Arts Collection, Amoco Corporation, Ruth Chris Steakhouse, Tom of Finland Foundation, Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, George and Cynthia Miller Wellness Center and numerous private collections.
Bypassing the traditional gallery system, stARTup connects hungry art buyers to highly curated up-and-coming artists. There, you will discover over 60 artists – selected by art world experts – who transform hotel rooms into individual exhibition spaces and offer their works for sale to art lovers of all levels.
stARTup SF takes place at the fun and funky Hotel del Sol, a 1950s motor lodge in the beautiful Marina District adjacent to the Bay, the Palace of Fine Arts, and the Golden Gate Bridge. stARTup is held the same weekend as the SF Art Market gallery fair at Fort Mason, which is within walking distance of the del Sol.
Jennifer Perlmutter Gallery
3620 Mt. Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549
Fernando Reyes & Ray Beldner
Opening Reception: Thursday April 11th, 6pm
Kolaj brings us a view of assembled and arranged color from art history
and original prints from the artists. Both artists are using collage in a way
that relates to some of the earliest forms of the medium dating back to
Georges Bracque and Pablo Picasso. Fernando's collages often form
figures or abstract kaleidoscopes of color. Ray's work is sometimes cut
out and floating away from the wall.
Reception: Saturday, September 8, 5:00 - 7:00pm
Richmond Art Center - Group Exhibition
Califas: Art of the US-Mexico Borderlands / El Arte de la Zona Fronteriza México-Estados Unidos explores representations of the US-Mexico ‘borderlands’ in contemporary art, with a special emphasis on the Bay Area.
This exhibition comes at a moment when the current nationwide immigration crisis has once again focused attention on the border between Mexico and the United States. Californian communities, activists, politicians, and artists have been especially vocal in this crisis.
Featuring works by 21 contemporary artists and collaborative groups, Califas explores the origins of migrant memory, the consequences of boundary line fortifications, the mixing of border cultures, responses to injustice and inequality, and solutions to advance the borderlands and its peoples.
The exhibition adopts a unique lens to re-examine the past, grapple with understanding the present, and connect with the future of a distinct cross-border culture. The name Califas is commonly used to refer to California by Chicanos wishing to emphasize the deep histories, memories, and identities that existed in the state long before the international boundary was created in 1848. Adapted for use in this exhibition, Califas provides new ways of seeing California and Baja California – as borderlands before walls, when people understood the border as a connecting tissue not a line of separation.
Featured Artists: AGENCY (Ersela Kripa & Stephen Mueller), Chester Arnold, Jesus Barraza, Enrique Chagoya, CRO studio (Adriana Cuellar & Marcel Sánchez), Ana Teresa Fernández, Nathan Friedman, Guillermo Galindo, Rebeca García-González, Andrea Carrillo Iglesias, Amalia Mesa-Bains, Richard Misrach, Alejandro Luperca Morales, Julio César Morales, Postcommodity, Rael San Fratello (Ronald Rael & Virginia San Fratello), Fernando Reyes, Favianna Rodriguez, Stephanie Syjuco, David Taylor, Judi Werthein, Rio Yañez
Califas is guest co-curated by UC Berkeley professors Michael Dear, author of Why Walls Won’t Work, and Ronald Rael, author of Borderwall as Architecture: A Manifesto for the U.S.-Mexico Boundary.
The exhibition is made possible with support from the Zellerbach Family Foundation, Susan Chamberlin, Matt and Margaret Jacobson, and anonymous donors.
Mercury Twenty Gallery 475 25th Street . Oakland . CA . 94612 . mercurytwenty.com
THE FIGURE PROGRESSES includes drawings, woodcuts and paintings from early 2000 -2018 that illustrates how abstraction has evolved as a component to the figure.
Artist Reception: Saturday, August 11, 4-6pm with Artist Talk at 4:30pm
First Friday Art Murmur: August 3 & September 7, 6-9pm
I'll be exhibiting on the first floor by the pool - very cool! See new handprinted paper cutouts and paintings in oil and collage.
Friday April 27, 2–6pm
Saturday April 28, 12–9pm
Sunday April 29, 12–7pm
Now in its fourth year stARTup Art Fair returns to transform the Hotel Del Sol into an immersive, contemporary art experience through the exhibition of artwork by a diverse group of independent artists, local art nonprofits, artist performances, installations and panel discussions over the course of three days from April 27 - April 29, 2018.
In addition to 60 jury-selected exhibitors, stARTup Art Fair San Francisco presents a program of special exhibitions by nonprofit partners: Root Division, 3.9 Collective, ArtSpan and Asian American Women’s Artists Association, a program of dynamic panel discussions addressing art collecting and contemporary art trends as well as installations by artists woven into the hotel environs including a large-scale entrance work by Paz de la Calzada.
Art Will Save the World. Figurative Paintings & Sculptures by Eight Bay Area Artists Reflect Life in These Times of Darkness, Affirming the Unifying power of Art
Back To The Picture . Art & Framing
934 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA
Opening Reception: Saturday January 20th, 2018 6 - 9pm
Closing Reception: February 24, 6 - 9pm
The Mexican Museum
Fort Mason Center . 2 Marina Boulevard, Building D . San Francisco CA . 94123
January 12 - EXTENDED THRU March 18, 2018
Artist Reception: Friday, January 12th 6 - 8pm
Fernando Reyes has evolved from a San Francisco banker to a full-time artist, from a self-taught artist to a formally trained one, and from a purely representational artist to one whose broad portfolio now includes abstract art.
The pieces in this exhibition include works spanning from 1991 (pre-art school) to the present day. They include drawings and paintings, primarily of the human figure; printwork including intaglio and block prints; and more recent work in which handprinted paper cut-outs are arranged to form figures or abstract imagery. In viewing these samples of Reyes's work the viewer will trace the artist's evolution of subject, ideas, technique, and style.
GALLERY GROUP SHOW
January 11 - February 10, 2018
Artists Reception: Saturday, January 13, 5 -7pm
As things heat up they eventually reach a point of paradigm shift: the
MELTING POINT. Curated by Nick Dong & Johanna Poethig, participating artists respond to this shift in multiple ways: as a metaphor for climate change; global politics; sexual abuse; love and emotion; construction of boundaries; racism; merging of cultures that fuse into new diverse forms; archaeological layers; and art that literally melts. In the spirit of exploration and experimentation, this exhibition includes installation, painting, sculpture, video and performance.
475 25th Street, Oakland, between Telegraph & Broadway . (510) 701-4620
Gallery Hours: Thurs - Saturday 12:00 - 6pm
Shop Local - Shop Art - Shop Jingletown
studio26 will be participating with studios and galleries in Jingletown for the annual Winter Open Studios. Start your tour at Fernando Reyes Fine Art studio26. Many NEW works and affordable works for holiday gift giving.
2934 Ford Street Studios . Oakland . CA . 94601
Weekend 4: SOMA
Six Artists Exhibiting
MISSION CREEK PARK PAVILION 290 Channel Street . SF . CA . 94158
Fernando Reyes . James Banville . Natalia Lvova . Brian Huber . Allison Snopek . Andrea Fono
November 4 & 5 11am - 6pm
"Making the Cut" are abstract works made with my own handprinted paper that is cut and arranged into patterns"
Artist Reception: Saturday October 21st 3-6pm with Artist Talk 4:30pm
First Friday: November 3rd 6-9pm
475 25th Street . Oakland . CA . 94612
Thurs - Sat 12- 6pm or by appointment www.mercurytwenty.com
My handprinted paper cutout & oil "Groovin" was selected for Summer of Love.
“Summer of Love” Bay Area Juried Exhibition
During the summer of 1967, as many as 100,000 young people converged on Haight-Ashbury, making San Francisco the epicenter of the hippie revolution and a melting pot of music, psychedelic drugs, sexual freedom, creative expression, and politics.
OPENING RECEPTION: Saturday, May 20th 7-9PM
ARTIST'S RECEPTION: Saturday, June 10th, 1-3PM
EXHIBITION: May 20, 2017 – June 10, 2017
The year 2017 marks the 50th Anniversary of the Summer of Love in San Francisco
The Summer of Love refers to the summer of 1967, when an unprecedented gathering of as many as 100,000 young people converged on the Haight-Ashbury neighborhood of San Francisco, creating a phenomenon of cultural and political rebellion. The Summer of Love became a defining moment of the 1960’s, as the hippie counterculture movement came into public awareness.
This exhibition pays tribute to the 1967 Summer of Love and celebrates it’s 50th anniversary with Bay Area artists who have created works that celebrate or reimagine the brief period in 1967 that was the Summer of Love.
Opening Reception Sunday, April 30th 3:00 - 7:00pm
5283 E Beverly Blvd
Los Angeles, 90022
Major Cross Streets: 2 blocks east of Atlantic Blvd / corner of Beverly & Hillview
Phone: (323) 869-8881
Hours of Operation:
11:00 AM – 6:00 PM Wednesday – Friday
11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Saturday
11:00 PM – 3:00 PM Sunday
(open most Sundays, advised to call before coming to gallery)
CLOSED: Monday & Tuesday
Hotel Del Sol
3100 Webster Street . San Francisco . CA
Friday, April 28th 2-10pm
FRIDAY, April 28th OPENING NIGHT CELEBRATION 7 - 10pm Anyone with a general admission ticket can get in. There will be a bar, music and live performances to kick off the fair!
Saturday, April 29th Noon - 9:00pm
Sunday, April 30th Noon - 7:00pm
Arc Gallery . 1246 Folsom Street . SF . CA .94103 www.arc-sf.com
The 7th Annual "Life Live" assembles five practitioners of life drawing. Arc Fine Arts Consulting will be exhibiting their work in the Project Gallery. On Saturday, February 25th the will be showcasing their skills "live" in figure drawing sessions open to the public in the main gallery. The gestural drawings will be ripped from their sketchbooks & displayed where they will be immediately for sale at $100. each.
Participating artists: Arlene Diehl, Jean Overman, Fernando Reyes, Robert Ross, Riko Takata
December 3 & 4, 11:00 - 6:00 pm
2nd Friday Receptions throughout Jingletown: December 9, 6:00 - 9:00pm
Annual Holiday SALE during Jingletown Winter Open Studios at studio26
visit www.jingletown.org for a complete list of artists and directions
NOTE: If you cannot make the Open Studios weekend or 2nd Friday Reception contact me to schedule a studio visit. My Annual Holiday Art SALE continues through the end of the year.