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Openings: Krista Huot – “Nepenthe” @ Gallery 1988 (SF)

Krista Huot (interviewed) opened her first-ever solo show this past weekend at Gallery1988SF.  AM was on hand the day of the opening to catch up with Krista as she was putting the finishing touches on her latest body of work.  “Nepenthe,” an ancient drug used to cure sorrow and depression through forgetfulness, is truly a fitting name.  By reminding and reinterpreting the forgotten stories and fairy tales of our youth, Huot effectively reinvigorates our imaginations, and as promised, cures our sorrow with her playful and […]

Preview: Gaia – “Re-up” @ Gallery 1988SF

NYC street artist Gaia, along with Angry Woebots, Deseo, Dia, Scribe and Mr. Jago will be featured in “Re-up”, a new group show opening tonight at Gallery 1988SF.  Gaia was kind enough to send us some process pictures of the woodblock and screenprints that he’ll be exhibiting. “Rhetorics of Peace” (featured above) is one of four animal prints that consist of Gaia’s contribution. He told AM recently that “the Animals are all derived from either biblical references or simply existential considerations. But those sources serve […]