ROCK OF AGES
May 16th - July 7th, 2019
In collaboration with the Bay Area Tattoo Convention of some of the Bay Area’s most iconic tattoo shops, this exhibition focuses on seven major icons in American Traditional Tattooing, their origin stories, early forms and how they’ve evolved in contemporary tattooing.
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Ocean Bound
March 15th - April 18th, 2019
On Friday, March 15, The Midway will open its doors for Ocean-Bound: Plastic Waste and Why We Are Bound to the Health of Our Oceans, a multidisciplinary exhibition and panel series, presented in partnership with Lonely Whale, bringing local advocates, renowned artists, powerful musicians, and delicious food to the table.
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BOUND: An Installation by Inyoung Seoung
March 5th - March 6th, 2019
BOUND re-imagines Korean artist, Inyoung Seoung's delicate thread-on-canvas paintings as large-scale sculptures. Carefully weaving the circular patterns on our gallery walls, Inyoung’s BOUND is an intimate reflection on the human desire to form and nurture family, friendship and community, while bringing beauty to how inextricably woven our lives are to one another.
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Evolution 2.0
October 6th - November 24th, 2018
As we move through the 21st century, more and more technologies are breaking new ground that affect how humans live and think of themselves. Emerging technologies such as AI, AR, robotics and reactive-sensor technology are pushing the boundaries of how to relate to nature and human nature itself. In this exhibition, we explore how this self-propelled evolution affects creativity, an elemental human trait.
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Uprise West: Dan Covert
August 17th - September 29th, 2018
Dan Covert transformed The Midway Gallery using his graphic language or organic and decisive forms, methodically applied directly to gallery walls. Dan's painting practice is a paradoxical exercise of using analog means to pursue a perfection that, in reality, can only be obtained with digital or mechanical processes.
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Halation
June 1st - July 1st, 2018
Inspired by Haruki Murakami's 1Q84 quote, "Where there is light, there must be shadow, where there is shadow there must be light" - This exhibit explores creating a sense of place with light. Featuring exhibiting artist: Christopher Schardt, Marpi, & Ecco Screen
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She Bends
April 1st - May 1st, 2018
Curated by Meryl Pataky A traveling exhibition spotlighting women who bend and design their own neon creations, repositioning the neon as an artistic medium rather than a commercial trade.
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BOW: AN UNDER $800 HOLIDAY ART SHOW
January 1st - February 1st, 2018
BOW features the work of 14 incredible artists each offering a selection of their work at a reduced price for the duration of the show.
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