STUDIO LAB RESIDENCY

Studio Lab Residency: Mugwumpin

July 5 – August 31, 2016 – Join the mayhem as Mugwumpin hijacks the Pro Arts gallery space for July and August! Their residency will include rehearsals, performances, and impromptu live art that ignites radical collaboration, empathy, and curiosity

PROJECT SPACE

Musical Chairs

Sept 2 – 30, 2016— Warith Taha explores the gentrification process and its impact on the Bay Area.

EXHIBITION

Minted

Sept 2 – 30, 2016 – Minted is a Multi-disciplinary exhibition of new work by recent MFA grads from SJSU

GALLERY

Gallery Talk with Ray Beldner & Warith Taha

September 6, 2016 — Join us for two-part artist talk with current exhibiting artist, Warith Taha in connect to his exhibition “Musical Chairs” and curator, artist and educator Ray Beldner about his experience working with recent San Jose State MFA graduates to curate “Minted”.

ART SALON

Art Salon

Join us for our bi-monthly Art Salons as we explore the arts and Bay Area happy hours. For our September edition, we will be meeting at Bar 355 located at 355 19th St, Oakland, CA 94612. Have a drink, network, and share your art and inspirations at this fun, creative, and informal show-and-tell. Conversation topics range from your own portfolio, your favorite TV show, music, artists, cat videos, and the absurd.

HYBRID SERIES

Hybrid Series #6 – Readings by Norma Cole & Gillian Olivia Blythe Hamel

September 15, 2016 — The Hybrid Series presents readings by poets Gillian Olivia Blythe Hamel and Norma Cole

CINEMA MATINEE

Lumière Tissée/Woven Light: Films by Rose Lowder

September 18, 2016 – Cinema Matinees are back with a program of experimental films from France

PERFORMANCE

ConSept #1: f.org + Kanoko Nishi-Smith + Thomas Dimuzio

September 23, 2016 — ConSept #1: experimental music Concert in September with performances by visiting and local musicians

PERFORMANCE

ConSept #2: Scy1e + Dax Pierson + Madalyn Merkey

September 28, 2016 — ConSept #2: experimental music Concert in September with performances by local electronic musicians

EXHIBITION

Songs for Women Living with War

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

EXHIBITION

Opening Reception for Songs for Women Living with War

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

PERFORMANCE

Women for Genuine Security Workshop & Musical Performances

Oct 15, 2016 – Students, teachers, writers, and organizers concerned with genuine security in our communities and in the wider world present a workshop addressing military violence against women.

PERFORMANCE

Songs for Women Living with War Closing Reception

Nov 12, 2016 – Songs for Women Living with War Closing Reception & Special Program