Saturday, June 26, 2010

Special Event: Wine Tasting & Art Auction- Friday, July 9th

Wine Tasting and Art Auction

Friday, 9th July 2010 (RSVP by 1st July 2010)

Benefits: “New Wave of Chinese Contemporary Art” Exhibition, a Sacramento State Art Exchange project.

Exhibit Dates: 3rd Dec 2010 - 12th March 2010

The “New Wave of Chinese Contemporary Art” exhibit will supplement education and broaden horizons of students and the Sacramento business community.

This exhibit includes works of the most prominent and highly acclaimed Chinese artists over the past 30 years. These artists capture the rapid change across cultural, political and economic landscapes in modern day China. This exhibit is designed to build that intrinsic understanding of modern day China and foster better business between our communities. This exhibit will also serve as a conerstone for future exchanges between the East and the West.

We invite you to join us for the fund-raising dinner and auction

at the home of Mort and Marcy Friedman.

Friday, 9th July 2010

5:30 – 8:30 pm

Tickets $100 per person*

(Address provided upon reciept of payment.)

Please RSVP by 1st July 2010

Make checks payable to:

University Foundation at Sacramento State

5448 Nickman Way, Sacramento, Ca 95835

Email Event Curator Jessica Gezi or phone: (916) 662 1453 with questions or suggestions.

Business or Creatively Chic Attire

Auction Artists

(Alphabetical Order)

Mark Bowles

Robert Brady

Fred Dalkey

Boyd Gavin

Garr, Ugalde

Han Tao(韩涛)

Jeff Myers

Pat Mahony

Gary Pruner

John Tarahteeff

Leslie Toms

Peter VandenBerge

Camille VandenBerge

Jian Wang(王健)

Hao Wang(王浩)

Yihui Zhao(赵一辉)

Event Sponsor

Marcy & Mort Friedman, Mark Friedman

Solomon Dubnick Gallery

“Wayne Thiebaud” fund of

UniversityLibrary Gallery, Sacramento State

Event Committee

Burnett & Mimi Miller

Muriel Johnson, director of California Art Council

Mort & Marcy Friedman, Mark Friedman

Russ & Patti Solomon, founder of Tower Records

Phil Hitchcock, director of University Library Art Gallery, CSUS

Jessica Gezi(歌子), guest curator of University Library Gallery, Sacramento State

Jian Wang, event organizer

*All funds will benefit the “New Wave of Chinese Contemporary Art” exhibit

Saturday, June 19, 2010

Rare Gary Pruner Painting

Gary Pruner, Untitled, Oil on Canvas, 47" x 50"- $1,000

We recently received a special painting by Gary Pruner from a private collector.

This untitled painting is from Gary's early career and is a great find for you Pruner fans!

Please contact the gallery to set up a private viewing 916-444-3868 or email

New Work by Ken Waterstreet!

Ken Waterstreet recently completed these phenomenal river scenes in drawing and painting- colored pencil on rag paper and oil on canvas. Ken's serene river scenes push the limits of photo realism and offer the viewer a visual delight.

Contact the gallery to arrange a viewing of these splendid Ken Waterstreet works.

High Elevation Creek, 2010, Colored Pencil on Rag, 7" x 10"- $1,800

Lyle Creek, 2010, Oil on Canvas, 30" x 40"- $5,000

Wolf Creek, 2010, Colored Pencil on Rag, 7" x 10"- $1,800

Feeder Stream, 2010, Oil on Canvas, 20" x 16"- $1,800

To see previous works by Ken Waterstreet through SD Gallery, please click here.

Friday, June 18, 2010

Solomon Dubnick Gallery- NEW HOURS

Solomon Dubnick Gallery


Starting June 22nd, 2010

SD Gallery will be open the following hours

12 noon to 5PM

Thank you for your patronage

Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Tomorrow Evening 5:30-7:30PM- SD Gallery Annex

Please join us tomorrow evening
for our Thursday night exhibition in the SD Gallery

Works by John Tarahteeff


The SD Gallery Annex is located at 720 Rhodin Lane (alley entrance)
or come through the Skinner Howard Contemporary Art Gallery (shared door) 723 S Street, Sacramento, CA 95811

The Skinner Howard Contemporary Art Gallery will be open tomorrow evening until 8PM.

Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Beyond the Frame Juxtapoz Calendar

Take a look at the Juxtapoz Magazine calendar listing. Join us this 2nd Saturday 6-9PM for the opening reception!,com_jevents/Itemid,11/day,31/evid,170636/month,12/task,icalrepeat.detail/uid,8bf891108415af19d95aacfd4f85c6ba/year,1969/

Wednesday, June 2, 2010

Beyond the Frame Show Opening Receptions

We are pleased to present Beyond the Frame, a group exhibition with works by over 20 artists!

Original works, sculpture, furniture, bags, wallets, skate decks, limited edition prints and more! There is something here for everyone from the new to established art collector. And there's plenty here for those of you who just enjoy fun art!

Join us on June 12th for our opening receptions.

There will be a private artists brunch reception from Noon-2PM (please RSVP by Friday, June 4th to be added to our list). Email: or call us at 916-444-3868.

In the evening we will have a special reception open to the public 6-9PM. Meet the artists, enjoy some catered food by INK eats and drinks, Juxtapoz giveaways, purchase a limited edition commemorative print by Bruce Gossett, and get down to the musical stylings of our featured DJ.

Beyond the Frame Artists

Don Ed Hardy
Mark Bryan
Gale Hart
Thane Gorek
Bruce Gossett
John Tarahteeff
John Stuart Berger
Kim Scott
Mick Sheldon
Joshua Silveira
Justin Lovato
Sorrow 1
Robert Bowen
Chris Botta
Dennis Larkins

Selected Prints By: Don Ed Hardy, John Stuart Berger, Mark Bryan, Mr. Brainwash, David Choe, and Shepard Fairey

Visit our website for more info
Join our facebook fan page
Confirm your spot at the coolest opening this 2nd Saturday!