Wayne Thiebaud shook up the art world in 1962 with paintings that were joyous, confectionary, and uniquely Californian. On the eve of his 100th birthday, the artist says he’s “trying to learn to paint” and put a smile on people’s faces.
In her latest book, photographer Josie Iselin transforms everyday seaweed into stunning art. She joins Alta Asks Live and journalist Jessica Zack for a virtual tour of the curious world of seaweed — no snorkel necessary.
Josie Iselin’s stunning new book, The Curious World of Seaweed, proves that it’s much more than a sushi wrap.
American style takes many forms—from black power to blue jeans—in these upcoming Bay Area art shows.
Two exhibitions in San Francisco ponder what’s on tap for the human race, from eco-friendly architecture and floating cities to intergalactic getups and jetpacks.
Venture beyond the big-name museums to find unexpected art in the Bay Area.
The robots have come for our art. A pair of shows explore what it means to be human in the age of artificial intelligence.