May’s Bay Area Art Shows

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Image courtesy of Ryan Whelan.

Derek Macario

Image courtesy of Ryan Whelan

Events start this weekend:

Friday, May 1: Having Fun by Ryan Whelan at Farley’s East.

5-9pm, 33 Grand Avenue, Oakland. RSVP here.

Friday, May 1: Golden by Sarah Deragon at Rare Device.

6-9p, 600 Divisadero Street, San Francisco. RSVP here.

Friday, May 1: ‘Grow a Pair! Ovaries, Art, and a History of Creative Expression’ at Incline Gallery. Featuring work from Astrea Somarriba, Verse, Sofia Victoria Gonzalez, Jasmine Conrad, Elizabeth Iversen, Ari Takata-Vasquez, Erika Myszynski, Jennifer Kang, Virginia Barrett, Taylor Smalls, and Isabella Woods.

7-11pm, 766 Valencia Street, San Francisco. RSVP here.

Friday, May 1- Sunday May 3Art Market San Francisco at Fort Mason Festival Pavilion. Including works from 70 galleries.

Friday and Saturday, 11am-7pm, and Sunday, 12-6pm. 2 Marina Blvd, San Francisco. Tickets available here.

Friday, May 1- Sunday May 3: stARTup Art Fair San Francisco at Hotel Del Sol – a Joie de Vivre Hotel. San Francisco’s independently produced contemporary art fair for unrepresented artists.

Friday, 12-7pm, Saturday 12-8pm, and Sunday, 12-6pm. 3100 Webster St, San Francisco. Tickets available here.

Saturday, May 2: Parking Lot Art Fair. Featuring work from over 100 artist.

8am-1pm, Location announced at Midnight on May 1. Follow Parking Lot Art Fair on Instagram for more updates.

Saturday, May 2: CCA Oakland Craft Fair at California College of the Arts Oakland Campus Oakland.

11am-3pm, 5212 Broadway, Oakland. RSVP here.

Saturday, May 2: Wonderland SF 5 Year Anniversary reception. Featuring work from Joshua Lawyer, Matthew Robertson, Mj Lindo, and Sergio Lopez.

6-10pm, 1266 Valencia Street, San Francisco. RSVP here.

Saturday, May 2Terra Incognita: 2015 Mills College MFA Exhibition at Mills College Art Museum. Featuring work from Megan Enderschmidt, Jackie Farkas, Sara Kerr, Kevin Keul, Malena Lopez­-Maggi, Dani Padgett, Christine Patterson, Rachelle Reichert, Miranda Robbins, and Jess Smith.

6- 8pm,  5000 Macarthur Blvd, Oakland. RSVP here.

Sunday, May 3: Build It Up / Break It Down: Headlands Graduate Fellows Exhibition at Headlands Center for the Arts. Graduate Fellows: Sarah Ammons, Michael Bartalos, Heather Engen, Joy Fritz, Victoria Jang, Lauren McKeon, and Joyce Nojima.

Wednesday, May 6: Keith Boadwee‘s Club Draw collective at Aggregate Space gallery.

6:30-9:30pm, 801 West Grand Avenue, Oakland. RSVP here.

12 – 5pm, 944 Simmonds Rd, Sausalito. RSVP here.

Thursday, May 7: Virtual Prism by Erin Mitchell reception at Hang Art Gallery.

6-8pm, 567 Sutter Street, San Francisco. RSVP here.

Thursday, May 7: Lets Go All The Way by Ben Venom at Ever Gold Gallery.

7-10pm, 441 O’ Farrell Street, San Francisco. RSVP here.

Thursday, May 7: Jennifer Locke performance at SFAQ[Project]Space.

6-8pm, 449 O’ Farrell Street, San Francisco. RSVP here.

Thursday, May 7: A Ritual Telling by Maritime Art Collective at Red Victorian.

5:30pm, 1665 Haight Street, San Francisco. RSVP here.

Thursday, May 7: Photojojo new office party.

7-10pm, 1844 Market Street, San Francisco. RSVP here.

Friday, May 8: Fake Hippie by Gaelan Baird at Turpentine Gallery.

7-11pm, 557 Forest Street, Oakland. RSVP here.

Friday, May 8: Work by Kiana Endres at Stanza Coffee Bar.

7:30pm, 1637 Haight Street, San Francisco. RSVP here.

Friday, May 8: Zzzzzzz: Works by Morgan Miller at Bell Jar.

6-9pm, 3178 16th Street, San Francisco. RSVP here.

Saturday, May 9: Action Packed by Peter Harris at NAID Art Center.

12:30-3pm, 551 23rd Street, Richmond. RSVP here.

Saturday, May 9: Drifting Forest by GATS at Hashimoto Contemporary.

6-10pm, 804 Sutter Street, San Francisco. RSVP here.

Saturday, May 9: ‘La couleur de l’étrangeté: Jeunet & Caro’ at Spoke Art. Featuring work by Adam Ziskie, Lauren YS, Greg Gossel, Monica Garwood, Adam Lister, Nan Lawson, and more.

6pm, 816 Sutter Street, San Francisco, RSVP here.

Saturday, May 9: Joys of Jello by Jennie Lennick at Alter Space.

7-10pm, 1158 Howard Street, San Francisco, RSVP here.

Saturday, May 9: Rapid Density by Cannon Dill and Ian Hydeon Ferguson at Campfire Gallery.

7-10pm, 3344 24th Street, San Francisco. RSVP here.

Tuesday, May 12: Transfer 109 Release Party by Transfer Magazine at the SFSU Poetry Center (Humanities building, room 512)

7pm, 1600 Holloway Avenue, San Francisco. RSVP here.

Wednesday, May 12: directions taken – directions given #2 at Southern Exposure.

7-9pm, 3030 20th Street, San Francisco. RSVP here.

Thursday, May 14: 2015 CCA MFA Thesis Exhibition at CCA SF Campus.

6-10pm, 1111 8th Street, San Francisco. RSVP here.

Friday, May 15: Edge Effect –  SFAI’s 2015 MFA Exhibition at Fort Mason. Featuring work from 100 graduates.

7-9pm, 2 Marina Blvd, San Francisco. RSVP here.

Saturday, May 16: ‘We Are All In the Gutter But Some Of Us Are Holding Flashes’ by Mark Whiteley at Seeing Things Gallery.

7-10pm, 30 North 3rd Street, San Jose.

Saturday, May 16: Variety of (N)one by Clemens Berh at Mirus Gallery.

6-10pm, 540 Howard Street, San Francisco.

Saturday, May 16: Raised on Promises by Helen Bayly at White Walls and Shooting Gallery.

7-11pm, 886 Geary Street, San Francisco. RSVP here.

Thursday, May 21: Doubled by Shaun O’Dell at Gallery 16.

6-9pm, 501 3rd Street, San Francisco. RSVP here.

Friday, May 22: Recology San Francisco AIR Exhibition at Recology SF. Artists-in-residence include Michael Arcega, Ma Li and student artist Eden V. Evans.

5-9pm, 503 Tunnel Avenue, San Francisco. RSVP here.

Saturday, May 23: ‘Drawing On Youth’ by San Francisco Arts Education Project’s (SFArtsED’s) Interdisciplinary Arts Program (IAP) at SFMOMA Artists Gallery at Fort Mason.

2-5pm, 2 Marina Blvd, San Francisco. RSVP here.