YBCA welcomes Bay Area photographer and installation artist Derick Ion to the Room for Big Ideas. His installation transforms the RBI into a meditative and sensual environment rich in symbology, Jainist iconography, and Subcontinental texture. Complementing and contrasting YBCA's large first floor exhibition, The Matter Within: New Contemporary Art of India, the ephemera and minutiae displayed in Ion's space reflect another contemporary – and timeless – perspective on India.
As a contribution to the Ms. at 40 and the Future of Feminism Symposium, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts has designed a slide show featuring an array of images that appeared in the feminist magazine beginning in 1972.
Castaneda/reiman investigates the treatment of the outdoors within interior domestic spaces; challenges artistic notions of display, especially as they relate to painting and sculpture; and plays with ideas of simulacra and simulation.
NEW 35MM PRINT!
Antonioni's panoramas of contemporary alienation were decade-defining artistic events, and Red Desert, his first color film, is perhaps his most essential. This look at the spiritual desolation of the technological age continues to keep viewers spellbound. (1964, 117 min, 35mm)
Nameless forest, a multidisciplinary performance by choreographer Dean Moss in collaboration with South Korean sculptor and poet, Sungmyung Chun. Moss explores subjectivity and the nature of perception by translating Chun's figurative installations into live action. Thrifty Thursday, Jan 19 Only, All tickets $5 tickets