• Bloom Projects: Conrad Ruiz, Knuckles and Bubbles
    January 25 - March 29, 2015

     

    Conrad Ruiz
    Arctick Attack II (Detail), 2014
    Watercolor on canvas
    72 in. x 60 in.
    Courtesy the Artist and Jessica Silverman Gallery
  • Out of the Great Wide Open
    Ryan Bulis, Cathy Ellis, Wendy Osher, Erik ReeL, Sommer Roman, Nick Wilkinson, and Seyburn Zorthian
    January 25 - March 29, 2015
    Cathy Ellis
    The Dark Threw Its Patches Down (Detail), 2014
    Oil and spray paint on panel
    Courtesy the Artist
     
  • Magic Mountain
    Opening Saturday, March 7, 6 - 8 pm

    Zachary Cahill, USSADREAM, 2014, 9 x 12 in., Watercolor on paper, Courtesy the Artist

Upcoming
Opening Reception
Erik ReeL, Nick Wilkinson, Seyburn Zorthian
Sommer Roman, Cathy Ellis, Wendy Osher, and Ryan Bulis
  • MCASB advances creativity and inspires critical thinking through meaningful engagement with the art of our time.
  • MCASB advances creativity and inspires critical thinking through meaningful engagement with the art of our time.
  • MCASB advances creativity and inspires critical thinking through meaningful engagement with the art of our time.
  • MCASB advances creativity and inspires critical thinking through meaningful engagement with the art of our time.
  • MCASB advances creativity and inspires critical thinking through meaningful engagement with the art of our time.

     

    Jennifer West
    Dawn Surf Jellybowl Film (16mm film negative sanded with surfboard shaping tools; Sex Wax melted on; squirted, dripped, splashed, sprayed and rubbed with donuts, zinc oxide, Jose Cuervo tequila, sunscreen, hydrogen peroxide, Tecate brand beer, sand, and tar; scraped with a shark's tooth; edits made by the surf  and a seal while film floated in waves; surfing performed by Andy Perry, Makela Moore, Alanna Moore, Zach Moore, Johnny McCann; shot by Peter West; film negative sanded by Mariah Csepanyi, Andy Perry and Jennifer West) (Details), 2011
    8 minutes, 15 seconds, 16mm film negative transferred in Hi Definition Video, projector, projection screen, beer bottle caps, blankets, and pillows
    Commissioned by MCASB
    Courtesy MARC FOXX, Los Angeles, CA
Bloom Projects
Bloom Projects gallery acts as a laboratory, encouraging artists to move beyond their studio practice to present recently commission or existing work in a new context.
At MCASB Satellite @ Hotel Indigo
MCASB Satellite @ Hotel Indigo features annually rotating exhibitions of thought -provoking contemporary art
alongside site-specific commissions, from local, national, and internationally recognized artists.
Hotel Indigo
121 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, 805.966.6586