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Sky Garden

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Ocean Park #60

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Marble Relief Maquette No. 1

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Marble Relief Maquette No. 9

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Marble Relief Maquette, No. 3

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Marble Relief Maquette No. 2

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Marble Relief Maquette No. 7

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Marble Relief Maquette No. 5

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Marble Relief Maquette No. 6

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Marble Relief Maquette No. 8

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Marble Relief Maquette No. 4

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Lever (#4)

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Joan Brown Seated in Studio 13

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Joan Brown Seated

Review: Anderson Collection of 20th-century art opens Sept. 21

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Site-specific student projects now on view!

…ourse focused on the structural and spatial possibilities of welded wire mesh, for the design of a contemplation space.  The installation encourages introspection and pause for students, passers-by, and visitors to the Anderson Collection.  The progression of arches provides a spatial transition from the campus into a more enclosed cocoon-like space that orients towards the sky. The course is a cross-disciplinary collaboration including students…

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Instead of Changing Leaves, Peep Eight Bay Area Art Shows this Fall

…art is monumental and not all monumental art is truly impactful,Public Works focuses on temporary interventions online and in the urban environment. The list of participating artists — too lengthy to mention here — is an impressive one, including off-site commissions by Constance Hockaday and Jenifer K. Wofford. The exhibition spans media and generations, documenting the important projects that occupy space in the world, merging politics and soc…

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Pollock’s stellar ‘Lucifer’ and impressive Anderson Collection

…n. The disk, divided horizontally by a shadowy gray bar, is bathed in ambient light that appears to carve visual space as if it were a solid mass. The Bay Area and L.A. selections are not comprehensive. Edward Ruscha, John Baldessari and David Hockney, for example, have been integral to the art life of Southern California for half a century, but you won’t encounter their work here. Instead, the most sustained body of work is New York School…

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Japanese Dancer Series No. 12 [Makiko]

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Untitled V