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The commonality between them extends beyond the East-meets-West art elements and into the powerful messaging within the work.

East meets West in ‘Ghost Dogs: Japanese-American Legends’ at Donna Beam

September 23rd, 2014

The commonality between them extends beyond the East-meets-West art elements and into the powerful messaging within the work.

  • The six sculptures on exhibit flip from playful to poignant so subtly, it’s difficult to find the exact moment when the heart thumps.

  • Justin Favela's cross-cultural social study of sorts that welcomes everyone to play along.

  • The San Francisco tattoo artist pairs the art historical with the queer contemporary.

  • Vivian Martian, Gina Alverson and Kris Krainock use words to create unexpected works.

  • A humorous consideration of expectations, normalcy and, most of all, embracing change.

  • In today’s sanitized art climate, with its clean, neat, computer-generated contours, there’s a place for precarious, handmade representations of the human form.

  • You had us at giant gnomes, Jesse. But, by all means, keep going.

  • “Things are going to move along at a pretty slow rate, but pretty soon we’re going to start seeing art," Patrick Gaffey

  • ‘Organic Study No. 1’ marks a stylistic departure for Luis Varela-Rico

  • Sexy, vintage and alluring, the 40-by-60-inch billboard collages combine fashion illustrations (from old Harper’s Bazaar magazines) and enhanced photographs of models, as well as other ...

  • An archaic relationship between body and landscape dominates the show at Sin City Gallery

  • Russ’ works are often sexy and fun robust creation.

  • Forevermore engages the theme of death without becoming creepy.

  • Time works in circles, and answers are nonexistent in Yasmina Chavez' Floss & Gravity.

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