Bay Area Trajectories

What: Bay Area Trajectories: Artists & Curators Discuss Historic Trends in the Arts

When: Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 6–8pm

Where: 934 Brannan St. (between 8th and 9th)

How Much: Free Admission

Join seasoned artists and curators in a discussion about how the exhibiting artists in The San Francisco Foundation & SOMArts’ Murphy & Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition reflect, extend and advance the rich history of art in the Bay Area. Moderated by Anuradha Vikram, the panelists include San Francisco Art Institute Vice-President for Exhibitions and Public Programs Hesse McGraw, artist Hung Liu, and Associate Director and Senior Curator of Movimiento de Arte y Cultura Latino Americana Monica Ramirez-Montagut.

The Annual Murphy and Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition, September 3–28, 2013, showcases the work of promising visual artists from regional Master of Fine Arts (MFA) programs working across disciplines and identifies young artists whose work intersects with emerging trends. Other free public events include an opening reception & awards ceremony on Friday, September 6, 6:30–9pm, and Makers, Music & Mimosas, an afternoon of creative workshops & live music, Saturday, September 28, 12–3pm.