Updates from AltEx Grantees: March-April 2016

Work by John McNamara, on view at The Compound Gallery starting March 19.

A bimonthly round-up

Updates from AltEx Grantees: March-April 2016

PLACE TALKS, Round 9 Grantee
Announces its Spring lineup of discussions about place at the Prelinger Library.

Royal NoneSuch Gallery, Round 9 Grantee
4231 Telegraph Ave., Oakland
"Faces and Vaces," a group exhibition of artists working in ceramics, mixed media and video exploring the role that vases and busts have played in art history. Opens March 11, reception March 11 7-10 PM.

CTRL+SHFT Collective, Round 9 Grantee
1430 34th St., Oakland
"Now or never. You need me. You will need me…" a group show coinciding with Women's History Month and featuring video and new media work by women artists, opens March 19, reception 5-9 PM.

The Compound Gallery, Round 9 Grantee
1167 65th St. Oakland
"Polychrome Stew: Bob Stang and John McNamara," featuring brightly-colored works that include abstract, fantastic, and realistic elements, opens March 19. Reception March 19, 6-9 PM.

Krowswork, Rounds 4 and 9 Grantee
480 23rd St., Side Entrance, Oakland
"Divine Invasions: Six Male Artists Allying With the Divine Feminine" featuring Robert Beier, Julio Barbon Davis, Scott Holloway, Brian Lucas, Dale Pendell, and Travis Wilson is on view March 26 - April 16.  Opening reception March 26, 5-8 PM.

Savernack Street, Round 7 Grantee
2411 24th St., San Francisco
"The Fear," installation by Anna Landa uses a the recorded sound of her own heartbeat set to a countdown to ruminate on the time we all have left, measured by our own internal clock. April 2 - May 8, opening reception April 2, 7-9 PM.

Oakland Stock, Round 6 Grantee
Oakland Stock holds their next micro-granting dinner April 24. Artists can apply for a grant funded by the dinner, and diners get to choose where their money goes! Priority this round will go to projects related to the Open Engagement Conference. Apply now for grants (information on their website).