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Orange army. Fight!
I can't believe I am sick again. What is up with this year's cold and flu season?! It's making me cranky. Please little oranges, do your job and make this go away soon.
A few studies for an upcoming oil series #AttentionWhore. Still deciding on scale and a couple of elements stylistically, but you get the general direction. Ah, the evolution of courtship. Pure romance right here. . .
California Road Trip
Am I alone in finding the Pacific Ocean and coast of California one of the most magical places on this beautiful planet of ours? As I mentioned in my last posting I spent a few months last summer at the beach in Cayucos on the Central Coast and w hen I returned I was far more grounded in what I want to paint (at least for now). I grew up on the southern coast of California and love all of those odd businesses that are on Highway 1/101. I know them; I recognize them; I have driven bye on road trips since I was 16 and able to drive. I suddenly r...
Lauren DiCioccio: Familiars
Familiars – review of Lauren DiCiccio’s solo exhibition at Jack Fischer Gallery By Michal Gavish Three skirted cloth sculptures stand in the entrance to the Jack Fischer Gallery in San Francisco. Well-known Bay Area fabric artist Lauren DiCioccio stitches these large stuffed figures from scrap cloth. In an elaborate process she prepares their fabrics out […]
What is Mission Artists United?
Mission Artists United is a bunch of Mission Artists who got together in 2009 to create a forum where we could cross promote each other, brag about our neighborhood, and find opportunities to further our artistic work together.
The Mission has the highest concentration of working artist in the Bay area and we just flat out love our neighborhood and all it has to offer. We knew if could demonstrate the diversity and richness of our art district to the city and to the world, that would be good for all our aspirations. Imagine how thrilled we were to grow from that group of 10 artists to over 500 active users on this site in less than 2 years!
If you are an artist working in the Mission, then you are already part of MISSION ARTISTS UNITED!
Join us by signing up and posting your portfolio or linking your blog. Help us show the world what we have and take our place at the center of artistic life in San Francisco!
Q1.) Is it really FREE?…. A1.) Yep. For real.
We are grateful to our supporters who volunteer their time and ideas and cash to make this possible. If you have any time, ideas or cash you’d like to send our way then GET INVOLVED. And thank you!
Q2.) Where is the Mission?…. A2.) The Mission District is the area between Dolores and Potrero, Division and Cesar Chavez in San Francisco, CA.