The Artist’s Eye: Tammy Rae Carland, David Huffman, Lava Thomas, John Zurier

March 19–July 17, 2022

Curated by four established Bay Area artists, this exhibition centers their respective artistic visions and engages the space where the artist—as curator, collector, and maker—meets the museum.

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  • Tammy Rae Carland, David Huffman, Lava Thomas, John Zurier

  • David Ireland: Good Hope, 1990–91; concrete, wire, copper, broom, painted wooden stool 76 x 24 in.; BAMPFA, Museum purchase: Bequest of Thérèse Bonney, Class of 1916, by exchange

  • Studio of Georgios and Constantinos Zangaki: Sphynx et pyramide de Cheops (Sphinx and Pyramid of Cheops, with figure), c. 1865–80; albumen print, 8 11/16 x 10 15/16 in.; BAMPFA, William K. Ehrenfeld M.D. Collection

  • Betye Saar: The Liberation of Aunt Jemima, 1972; mixed media; 11 3/4 x 8 x 2 3/4 in.; BAMPFA, purchased with the aid of funds from the National Endowment for the Arts (selected by The Committee for the Acquisition of Afro-American Art).

  • Theresa Hak Kyung Cha: Secret Spill, 1974; single-channel video: black-and-white, sound; 25 min.; BAMPFA, gift of the Theresa Hak Kyung Cha Memorial Foundation.

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