Selections by Renny Pritikin
Director of Richard L Nelson Gallery, University of California, Davis
Exhibition: July 3 - August 24
Artists' Reception: First Friday, July 6, 6-8pm
Artists' Talk: First Friday, August 3, 6.30pm
About Bay Area Currents
Bay Area Currents is a critically acclaimed juried exhibition showcasing the regions' top emerging artists. Each year a small number of artists are selected by a nationally recognized curator to represent a snapshot of the energetic and risk-taking work made in the Bay Area today.
About the Juror
Renny Pritikin is the Director of the Richard L Nelson Gallery at UC Davis and Senior Adjunct Professor in the curatorial practices graduate program at the California College of the Arts. He was the founding Chief Curator at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts from 1992 until 2004. Prior to that he served as Executive Director of New Langton Arts in San Francisco.
Image: Chris Thorson, Underdog, 2012, Natural indigo dye on hydrocal. Courtesy of the artist.