Hashimoto Contemporary Displays Works Made During Pandemic in Group Exhibition

An insight into how artists are reacting to COVID-19.

By
Arts
776 Hypes 0 Comments

San Francisco’s Hashimoto Contemporary gallery has launched its “Friends & Family” group exhibition of new and recent works on paper from artists in their network. Each work on display was made during the coronavirus pandemic, providing insight into how artists create works on paper when prompted. Participating artists include Chicago-based artist David Heo, LA-based illustrator Celia Jacobs and San Francisco’s own Alex Ziv, among others.

“Friends & Family” showcases a variety of reactions and responses to how people are facing the changes to daily life and managing working in quarantine during a global pandemic. Jacobs’ Green Cave features a person peacefully resting in the water as the sun sets, while artists like Gina M. Contreras and Hilda Palafox focus on the feminine figure. In contrast, others artists evoke fear with their images: Ziv illustrates four scorpions on a turquoise background, whereas Heo depicts ferocious dogs fighting for a ball in Crave.

Check out select works from “Friends & Family” above and below. The exhibition is running from now until May 30.

In other news, Boston’s Shelter In Place gallery has been mounting tiny exhibitions of brand-new works over the past month.

Hashimoto Contemporary
804 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA 94109

Read Full Article

What to Read Next

COMME des GARÇONS' Dashing Duo of Nike Dunks Drives This Week's Best Footwear Drops
Footwear 

COMME des GARÇONS' Dashing Duo of Nike Dunks Drives This Week's Best Footwear Drops

Alongside the YEEZY 500 “Tyrian,” Stüssy x Nike Spiridon and re-release of the UltraBOOST 1.0 “Triple White.”

adidas Officially Announces YEEZY 500 High "Tyrian"
Footwear

adidas Officially Announces YEEZY 500 High "Tyrian"

This half basketball shoe, half hiking boot boasts a bold colorway.

Works by Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring & More Dominate Frieze’s First Online Edition
Arts

Works by Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring & More Dominate Frieze’s First Online Edition

Some of the most expensive works at the virtual art fair.


Three Chefs on the Power of a Good Cookbook
Food & Beverage 

Three Chefs on the Power of a Good Cookbook

With restaurants closed, chefs explain why a cookbook is more than just recipes.

Stay Home Snaps: Kosuke Kawamura
Fashion 

Stay Home Snaps: Kosuke Kawamura

The in-demand artist is making time for family and friends, even the plush ones.

Les Benjamins Travels From "SEOUL to BUSAN" for SS20 Collection
Fashion

Les Benjamins Travels From "SEOUL to BUSAN" for SS20 Collection

Delivering cycling gear-indebted pieces.

More ▾
 
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Gain access to exclusive interviews with industry creatives, think pieces, trend forecasts, guides and more.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Help us serve you better

We appreciate your support in allowing HYPEBEAST ads, where we can share contents from the latest fashion, to those culturally relevant. In adding HYPEBEAST to your ad blocker's whitelist, ads on our sites will show while you continue to browse.

Help Support Us

We need ads to keep the lights on and to continue providing free news to our readers. We’d appreciate your support by whitelisting HYPEBEAST on your ad blocker. That way you can keep reading all the great stories for free.

If you have already whitelisted us, simply refresh this page. To find out how to whitelist us, click the button below.

Back

Add Us to Whitelist

We appreciate your support in allowing HYPEBEAST ads. Most ad blockers have similar whitelisting steps and settings. If you need assistance, please contact us.

Adblock Plus

  1. Click on the red ABP icon in the upper right corner of your browser.
  2. Click “Enabled on this site” to disable ad blocking for the current site. In Firefox click “disable on HYPEBEAST”.
  3. Refresh the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.

Adblock

  1. Click the AdBlock hand icon.
  2. Click “Don’t run on pages on this domain”.
  3. A new “Don’t run AdBlock on…” dialog may be displayed in the middle of the screen.
  4. Move the “Site” slider to the right. After that, click “Exclude”.
  5. Refresh the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.

uBlock

  1. Click the uBlock icon.
  2. Click the large blue “power” button in the menu that appears to whitelist the current website.
  3. Reload the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.

Firefox Browser

Firefox Tracking Protection may activate our whitelist notice, which can be disabled temporarily for a browsing session by clicking the shield icon in the URL bar and following the instructions.

Disconnect

  1. Click the Disconnect icon.
  2. Click “Whitelist site”.
  3. Refresh the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.