Opening Saturday, January 23, 2010 from 6-9pm
SHOP open January 23- March 15
the SHOP at blankspace
6608 san pablo avenue, oakland
Blankspace Gallery is pleased to invite you to the inaugural show of theSHOP at blankspace
, featuring specially commissioned charms by fourteen local and international artists. The artists have used paper, wood, plastic, and metal to make the charms, which have been interpreted as decorative ornaments, tokens to ward off evil, and as objects to allure and attract. Every charm is for sale, and will be available only for the duration of the two month long show.
Artists included: Alethea Beeker, Sita Bhaumik, Val Britton, Alex Gery, Onya Hogan-Finlay, Helena Keeffe, Crystal Kovacs, Thomasin Parnes, Irit Reinheimer, Rachel Robertson, Leah Rosenberg, Fereshteh Toosi, Anna Whitehead, and Shoko Yamamura. The SHOP at blankspace is organized by Courtney Dailey.