Artist and SFAI Visiting Fellow Chris Johanson talks about his work exploring the quandary that is the modern human condition, traversing the age of consumerism, and other perilous psychological phenomena such as self-help, psychotherapy, and cult spirituality.
Artist and SFAI Visiting Fellow Trenton Doyle Hancock discusses his transformation of traditionally formal decisions—such as the use of color, language, and pattern—into opportunities to create new characters, develop subplots, and convey symbolic meaning.
Painter and sculptor Ruby Neri discusses her figurative forms that are modeled expressively by hand and animated by the application of unabashed colors, decorative patterning, and incised painted lines.
Artist Carolina Caycedo invites us to explore the inner and outer spaces of our bodies, our neighbors, and our locales in a series of performances organized by the SFMOMA. SFAI hosts Caycedo's telescopic exploration of the landmarks and limits from the rooftop amphitheater of its Chestnut Street Campus.