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MOTIVE Opening Reception: First Friday Art Murmur, Aug. 4, 6-9pm in Oakland, CA


Friday, August 4, is the opening reception for MOTIVE, a group exhibition of painting and sculpture at Oakland, California's Vessel Gallery. Featuring works by Christa Assad + Kevin Wickham, David Burke, Pamela Merory Dernham, Bella Feldman, Gordon Glasgow, William Harsh, Michael Kang, Iris Polos, Chaves Smith, Cyrus Tilton, and Sanjay Vora.

OPENING RECEPTION: August 4, during Art Murmur, 6-9PM
ART SEEDS: TITS OUT: A Conversation on War between Women, August 5, 2PM

MOTIVE attempts to reveal the underpinnings of what inspires power and actions of control through wealth, religion, tradition, ideals, and values. What do these motives result in? Do we understand roots of corruption, illness, poverty, and environmental destruction?

click HERE for Assad-Wickham artist statement