ArtSpan's Selections 2018 Artist Reception @ Heron Arts, San Francisco [20 July]

ArtSpan's Selections 2018 Artist Reception


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Heron Arts
7 Heron St, San Francisco, California 94103
ArtSpan's Selections 2018 Artist Reception
Friday, July 20, 2018 6:00 — 8:00 PM

Location: Heron Arts, 7 Heron Street, 94103
Exhibition: July 20 — August 4, 2018
Public Gallery Hours: July 21 — August 4, Wed-Sun, 12PM — 4PM

ArtSpan's annual Selections Juried Exhibition, elevates artists to a visible place of honor. Success as a professional artist relies on opportunities to be recognized as exceptional, thus ArtSpan produces this exhibition as a vehicle to launch emerging artists' careers as well as nurture established artists by presenting their works to a distinguished panel of art professionals and collectors.

SELECTIONS 2018 ARTISTS:
Andrea Bergen
Jennifer Berkowitz
Spencer Aldworth Brown
Dale Eastman, Heiko Greb
Kuo-Chen (Kacy) Jung
Crystal Kamoroff
J. L. King
Kristine Mays
Elizabeth Medrano
Leslie Morgan
Carrie Ann Plank
Angela Willetts

VIEW THE ARTWORK CATALOG: https://flic.kr/s/aHsmiinTD3

Selections 2018 will take place at Heron Arts, July 20 — August 4, 2018. Heron Arts is a gallery, contemporary arts center, and event space that features local artists and globally relevant cultural productions. The gallery will be open to the public, Wednesday-Sunday, 12pm-4pm, during the exhibition dates. ArtSpan will host a public reception on Friday, July 20, 6-8pm, and a VIP event for ArtSpan supporters and Selections Artists on Wednesday, August 1, 6:30-9pm.

THEME: GERMINATE

For the first time in ArtSpan's 43 year history working with artists, creatives, and community partners all over San Francisco, we are working to create and develop a an art center to call our home — a true incubator for creative initiative. The ArtSpan Onondaga Art Center, located in the heart of the Excelsior neighborhood, will feature artist studios, a community meeting space, a collaborative gallery, a resource center, and more. Having this space will allow ArtSpan to take root and evolve the organization into something bigger, more innovative, and substantially more impactful. We are poised to cultivate deeper, meaningful in-person connections between artists and the public as we take the San Francisco art scene to the next level.

In light of ArtSpan's new propensity for growth, the theme for Selections 2018 will be «Germinate.» Artists will be asked to think creatively upon this theme, and to submit artworks that embody the idea of expanding into a greater being from a smaller existence. We encourage applicants to explore the concepts around advancement, progression, incubation, and growth.

SELECTIONS 2018 JURY PANEL:

Patricia Maloney, Executive Director at Southern Exposure
Renny Pritikin, Chief Curator at The Contemporary Jewish Museum
Michelle Robertson, Producer at SF Chronicle / SFGate
Michael Cuffe, Founder & Editor in Chief of Warholian
James Fleming, Design Program Manager at Facebook
Philip Bewley, Fine Art Advisor and Curator at DZine Gallery
Jessica Weigley, Principal at Siol Studios

Join ArtSpan to celebrate the Selections 2018 Juried Exhibition with the artists and jurors over light refresments. The reception is free and open to the public with online RVSP. See you there!

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