Painter Renee Doty puts mood and atmosphere into focus.
Lange offers an example of direct, sympathetic engagement.
Sculptor Branly Cadet digs deep into figures of the past to unearth their hidden character in the present.
Brett Pederson cranks out artwork inspired by the masters he loves.
Erica Deeman shoots timeless profiles.
Cheryl Harawitz uses her canvas to advance her causes.
"Slow Reading/Slow Seeing" runs through April 30 at the Berkeley Art Museum.
The Crucible celebrates the fire arts with a blazing soiree. Plus, check out the rest of our arts and culture, music, and events picks for April.
"Iran/USA" runs through May 28 at Saint Mary’s College Museum of Art.
One of Oakland’s native sons carves out a new home for fine art in the Jack London district.