A Simple Bestiary, Line-up announced

“ A Simple Bestiary”,

The Sweetart Drawing Gallery

1167 65th street, Oakland, California.

Show includes, artists:

MOISES ARAGON

STEVEN BARICH

MICHAEL ELI

DAVE HIGGINS

DAVID SEILER

SERA SEXTON

Show Runs July 10th through August 8 , 2010

Opening Reception Saturday, July 10th, 6-9pm

First Friday Reception Friday August 6th 7-10pm

Tea (Last Sunday of Show) Sunday August 8th 3-6pm

This show represents the core of what, to me, Drawing means: mark making as reaction to the animal world. Remember Lascaux. Remember Altamira. Think Post-primal modernism; figuration meets abstraction.  This exhibit of unframed work, namely media clipped to the gallery wall, is unassuming and free; torn from the sketchbooks of amazingly talented artists, this show is a return to the core ideals of the Drawing Gallery: great, original, proto-work presented as complete because of its creative novelty.


  1. 1 the New Swee(t)Art Artists « OAKLAND SWEE(t)ART

    […] Sexton, Moises Aragon, Michael Eli, David Seiler (exposed) and Dave Higgins. The show is entitled “A Simple Bestiary”. and opens July […]

  2. 2 Steven Barich, the Quiet and the Logical « OAKLAND SWEE(t)ART

    […] Drawings will be featured in the group show “A Simple Bestiary“, premiering July 10th at Swee(t)Art Drawing […]

  3. 3 Moises Aragon, Pink Redux « OAKLAND SWEE(t)ART

    […] be showing his work (in fact on an ipad! under glass) in the Swee(t)Art Drawing Gallery at the Simple Bestiary show on July 10th. I see him pretty often at the Hive as he is my studio mate and often rolls good […]

  4. 4 David Seiler, the Bay Warrior « OAKLAND SWEE(t)ART

    […] Rat Gallery on Manila in North Oakland and will be showing some large-scale, animal drawing in A SIMPLE BESTIARY at the Swee(t)Art Drawing Gallery, opening July […]




Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s



%d bloggers like this: