Tag: the ramp gallery

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Vortok in The Ramp Gallery, February 17th–March 14th, 2015

The title of this work is a Turkish proverb that means “HASTE MAKES WASTE.” This solo video installation showcases Istanbul, Turkey’s contemporary landscape and metaphysical structures to examine notions of thought, place, and being. An audio clip of the artist …

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Elia Vargas in The Ramp Gallery, January 20–February 14, 2015

Video Walks is an ongoing series of recorded walks exploring place and terrain. It is a dérive, an aimless walk influenced by the surrounding environment. “What we mean by place is an intersection of narratives and infrastructure, constantly in flux. …

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Norman Moore in The Ramp Gallery, December 8–January 19, 2014

This body of work represents Norman Moore’s interest in combining unusual phenomena such as illuminated surfaces and plasma filled glass tubes to interpret the formal artistic juxtapositions of branching shapes and cross hatching. The artists aims for compositions with deep emotional …

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Selfies On Our Own Terms, November 11–December 6, 2014

Queer Youth Arts (QYA) is a Bay Area intergenerational arts project centering LGBTQ youth creative expression. Selfies: On Our Own Terms, a group exhibition, features youth self-portraits and was first shown at the LGBT Community Center in San Francisco from …

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Along The Fence in The Ramp Gallery, October 21–November 8, 2014

Along The Fence is a photographic exhibition by Patrick D. Wilson, who uses architectural forms and photographs as the framework for visually habitable space. His most recent body of work is gathered from ten months he spent photographing construction sites …

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Pieces of the Excelsior by J. Astra Brinkmann in the Ramp Gallery, July 14–August 11

Pieces of the Excelsior is inspired by the vibrant neighborhood of the Excelsior. When J. Astra Brinkmann settled in the Excelsior neighborhood, it was evident to her that the neighborhood felt unexplored and could become a great project filled with hidden …

Zemartas Budrys in The Ramp Gallery, June 23–July 14, 2014

What: Final Zoning by Zemartas Budrys When: June 23–July 14, 2014 Where: The Ramp Gallery, a community curated space at 934 Brannan St. (between 8th and 9th) Throughout history, humans have zoned the environment in which they live in to create “the grid”. …

Feral: A Solo Exhibition by Kiernan Dunn in The Ramp Gallery, June 7–23, 2014

What: Feral: A Solo Exhibition by Kiernan Dunn When: June 7–23, 2014 Where: SOMArts, 934 Brannan st. (between 8th & 9th) Feral is an exploration of the feminine through the feline by print maker Kiernan Dunn. These 7-color silkscreen prints represent …