OPPORTUNITIES

CALL FOR ENTRIES! Turing’s Echo: Pro Arts’ Members Exhibition

Pro Arts is now accepting applications from Bay Area artists for its annual peer-review members’ exhibition entitled Turing’s Echo.

PERFORMANCE

Downtown Explastical / When will It Be Burning?

Oct. 3, 2016 — Ratskin Records presents a night of video, sound, and performance at Pro Arts Gallery.
“Downtown Explastical/When will It Be Burning?” presents eight artists working between video, performance, mobile sculpture, sound, and image.

OPENING RECEPTION

Songs for Women Living with War: Opening Reception & Performances

Oct 8, 2016 – Opening reception for Songs for Women Living with War, including a reading by Evelina Galang and performance by Jadelynn Stahl with Lydia Greer.

EXHIBITION

Songs for Women Living with War

Oct 8 – Nov 12, 2016 – Songs for Women Living with War is a “Living Memorial” and anti-war monument that remembers women and children and the violence they suffer.

ART SALON

October Art Salon

Oct 13, 2016 – Join us for a happy hour art chat at the gallery

PUBLIC PROGRAMS

Women for Genuine Security Event & Workshop

Oct. 15, 2016 — In connection with Songs for Women Living with War, music performances, plus, Women for Genuine Security present a new workshop “Addressing Military Violence against Women – Past and Present” at Pro Arts Gallery.

OPPORTUNITIES

2 x 2 Curators in Residence Application

Pro Arts is now accepting applications from early-career Bay Area-based curators for a month-long curatorial residency at Pro Arts Gallery’s Studio Lab in Oakland. The Studio Lab Residency will culminate in the production of one exhibition of 2 x 2, a two-part exhibition series presenting new work from four accomplished emerging Bay Area artists.

PERFORMANCE

Executive Order Karaoke – The Obama Years

Oct 27, 2016 — Finishing School explores the intersection of satire, performance, and politics.

CLOSING RECEPTION

Closing Reception & Performances: Songs for Women Living with War

Nov. 12, 2016 – Closing reception for Songs for Women Living with War featuring performances by Rhodessa Jones, Theresa Wong, Evelie Delfino Såles Posch, and WIGband.

EXHIBITION

Marian Van der Zwaan: Red String

Dec 2, 2016 — Marian Van der Zwaan’s installation raises awareness about discrimination through interwoven storylines.