Sonic Arcade: Shaping Space with Sound is a multi-component exhibition featuring interactive installations, immersive environments, and performing objects that explore how the ephemeral and abstract nature of sound is made material. At a time when so much visual information is being dispatched, consumed, and digested, the auditory provides a compelling sensory experience that is capable of reorienting the body to consider spatial and interpersonal relationships anew. Feat.: Julianne Swartz, Naama Tsabar, Radius, MSHR, Foo & Skou, and a special project curated by Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe. Pictured: Studio PSK, Polyphonic Playground. More information here.
The first exhibition to deal strictly with Bertoia's sounding sculpture, the Sonambient Barn, and his subsequent recordings.
Daniel Eisenberg (pictured), Denis Cote, Andreas Buntes and Varvara and Mar. Re-embodying the production craft work that drives global economy through observational film paired with a live metronome translation of real-time stock market data.
...buried again to carry on growing was the first MAD POV exhibition to pair contemporary artists with the museum collection. Organized in conjunction with the traveling exhibition Dead Treez, Patterson "buried" selections from the studio jewelry collection in a garden of poison flowers.
A long-over retrospective for the porcelain figurative sculpture of Bay-area artist Coille Hooven on the event of her retirement from studio practice. Hooven, who is in her 70s was named one of the 20 artists shaping the future of clay.