Ode (to forgotten bodies)
March 27 & 28 . Tickets available.
Ode (to forgotten bodies), a new dance by Hope Mohr co-created with performers Belinda He, Jane Selna, Natalya Shoaf and Karla Quintero, and in collaboration with sculptor Danae Mattes, explores rhythm as a mode of listening and a portal to freedom. Sculptor Danae Mattes’ installation “River Passage” will hang in the space, conjuring an immersive environment for movement and sound.
Evaporation Pool IX
Waterlines: October 6, 2017 - March 18, 2018
New Museum Los Gatos (NUMU) presents Waterlines, an art exhibition that delves into our deep connection with one of Earth’s most important elements.
Exhibiting artists include: Judith Belzer, Barbara Boissevain, Marie Cameron, Matthew Chase-Daniel, Christel Dillbohner, Linda Gass, Nancy Genn, Liz Hickok, Theodora Varnay Jones, Pantea Karimi, Cheryl E. Leonard, Danae Mattes, Marsha McDonald, Klea McKenna, Ryan M. Reynolds and Linda Simmel. Curated by Marianne McGrath.
Artist as Subject, a 20th Anniversary Celebration at Dolby Chadwick Gallery, July 10 - September 2, 2017.
Wabi-Sabi, Group exhition featuring Bay Area clay artists at B. Sakata Garo Fine Art, Sacramento, January 3-28, 2017. Artist reception January 14 from 6-9pm.
Alluvial Maps, Solo Exhibition at Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco,
November 3 - December 3, 2016.
Opening Reception, Thursday November 3, 5:30-7:30
Widewalls Exhibition Preview by Frederic Godward
Indestructible Wonder, San Jose Museum of Art, August 18, 2016 - January 29, 2017
Lisa Adams, Chester Arnold, Ruth Asawa, Sandow Birk, Val Britton, Chris Jordan, Amy Kaufman, Michael Light, Danae Mattes, Richard Misrach, Nathan Redwood, Sam Richardson, Alyson Shotz, Kathryn Spence, Kirsten Stolle, and Gail Wight. Oakland artist Evan Holm will also create a new installation using water, manzanita branches, duckweed, and tape cassettes, commissioned by SJMA for this occasion.
Contemplative Elements: Danae Mattes & Frances McCormack, Sonoma Valley Museum of Art
December 19, 2015 - March 6, 2016
Lightning Strikes: 18 Poets, 18 Artists, Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco
December 12, 2015 - January 30, 2016
Character Studies: Clay from the Collection, San Jose Museum of Art
October 3, 2015 - February 7, 2016
The Fleeting Nature of Danae Mattes' Art: Contra Costa Times, August 6, 2015, by Lou Fancher
Danae Mattes: Transitory Waterscapes
Snite Museum of Art, University of Notre Dame
August 9 - December 6, 2015
Public Reception 2-4, Sunday September 13, 2015
Click Here for museum updates, press, and photographs of the installation and progress of the evaporation pool
Danae Mattes: River Passage, St. Mary's Museum of Art, Moraga, CA
May 24 - September 6, 2015
Conversation with the Arts and Wine Reception, Sunday, June 7, 2pm
Installation of Alluvial Maps at Dolby Chadwick Gallery, 2016
Photograph by Fatemeh Farajmandi
Installation of Confluence at Dolby Chadwick Gallery
Artist as Subject, 2017