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    Fraenkel Gallery: Ralph Eugene Meatyard - American Mystic

    Comment by AB: Diversions include images of masked family members roleplaying scripts, and abstract experiments in technique and exposure. Definitely a yes.

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    Photograph with text by Ralph Eugene Meatyard up close at Fraenkel Gallery.

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    Family members in masks - photography by Ralph Eugene Meatyard.

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    Abstract photography by Ralph Eugene Meatyard.

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    Installation view - Ralph Eugene Meatyard at Fraenkel gallery.

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    Townsend Modern/Contemporary: Gallery Selections

    Comment by AB: 20th century Post-War art.

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    L-R, art by Sonya Rapoport & Charles Safford at Townsend Modern/Contemporary.

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    Early Wayne Thiebaud art ($285,000) at Townsend Modern/Contemporary.

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    Gallery Director Ted Mills, art by Phillip Rober, left.

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    Thick rich impasto art by Roland Petersen ($195,000).

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    Scott Nichols Gallery: Danny Lyon - Conversations With the Dead

    Comment by AB: Photographs of life in Texas state prisons taken circa the late 1960s. Intensely excellent.

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    Texas prison photograph by Danny Lyon up close at Scott Nichols Gallery.

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    Texas prison inmates circa the late 1960s by Danny Lyon.

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    Danny Lyon photography at Scott Nichols Gallery.

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    Corden Potts Gallery: Anne-Laure Autin - Locked-in; Miho Kajioka - And, where did the peacocks go?

    Comment by AB: Enigmatic inner selves seem concealed in portraits by Anne-Laure Autin while Miho Kajioka excerpts miniature snippets of life.

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    Portrait photographs by Anne-Laure Autin at Corden Potts Gallery.

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    Photography by Anne-Laure Autin.

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    Long skinny mini photograph by Miho Kajioka.

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    Miho Kajioka and her photography at Corden Potts Gallery.

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    K Imperial Fine Art: Melissa Dickenson - West

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    Melissa Dickenson and her art at K Imperial Fine Art.

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    Painting on layers of polyurethane by Melissa Dickenson.

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    Melissa Dickenson art.

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    Caldwell Snyder Gallery: Affirmation - Nicholas Wilton

    Comment by AB: Gratifying abstracts with well-worked surfaces.

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    Nicholas Wilton and his art at Caldwell Snyder Gallery.

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    Abstract art with heavily worked surface by Nicholas Wilton.

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    Art by Nicholas Wilton.

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    Leica Store and Gallery: The Persistent Image - Photographs by Pamela Gentile

    Comment by AB: Thirty-year survey of photographs mostly taken in really low light during screenings of the San Francisco International Film Festival.

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    Wall of portrait photographs by Pamela Gentile at Leica Store and Gallery.

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    SF International Film Festival photographs by Pamela Gentile.

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    Pamela Gentile photographs of the SF International Film Festival.

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