2020 Member Events


Gearbox Artists are a prolific group of artists who not only exhibit in our Oakland gallery, but nationally and internationally. This is a rolling list their myriad exhibitions, publications and awards.

Marsha Balian in Small Footprint” at JP at the Bank, a pop up gallery of Jennifer Perlmutter.

Learn more by visiting:  https://jenniferperlmuttergallery.com

The show will be up from June 25 – July 35 and will feature an opening reception March 26 from 6-8.

Marsha Balian’s work in Woven Tail Press

Nine pieces of Marsha Balian’s work were selected for the current issue of WOVEN TALE PRESS, a national journal of art and literature.

Gina Telcocci is featured in the article The Fine Art of Recycling. Check it out!

Image on the left: Gasp (2017), rattan, plaster, drift-ply, mixed media; 68 by 33 by 16 inches; paired with Gasper’s Shack (2017), found wood, mixed media, 18.3 by 13.5 by 15 inches

Note for the Fall!

From Oct 1-Nov 30, 2020 Phyllis Lasché’s cold wax & oil paintings will be presented as a solo show at Sticks Framing and Fine Art Gallery, 1579 Solano Ave., Berkeley, CA. 
Featured image: Detail of “Reach Redux”, beeswax & oil pigment, 40″ x 10″, 4 panels

Find out more at: http://www.phyllislasche.com

Jamie Treacy’s work is featured in the group show Cherish and Resist: A Climate Crisis Exhibition. February 7 – March 13.

Opening reception: February 21, 2020 4:30-7:30 pm

Open for viewing: Tues. & Wed. 1-4pm and by appointment

Barbara Lee Science Building, Room S352

Merritt College 12500 Campus Drive

Oakland, CA 94619

Deborah Benioff-Friedman has an upcoming solo show titled Register, at Sticks Framing and Fine Art on Solano Ave. in Berkeley, CA, opens on Feb 1, and runs through March 15, 2020. Join us for the reception on Saturday, February 22, from 4:30 to 6pm. The hours at Sticks are: Tues-Friday, 10am to 6 pm and Saturdays 10-5 pm. These are new paper sculptures, created mostly from an old Alameda County register.

Deborah Benioff-Friedman and Tom Russell in Suspended Dialogue, at the Jennifer Perlmutter Gallery in Lafayette, CA from April 3-25, 2020. The reception will be on April 3.

Deborah Benioff-Friedman is part of a group show (with Scot Idleman and Christine Meuris) called Pieced Together, at North Berkeley Wealth Management from now through April 10. The reception is this coming Thursday, February 6, at 5:30-8pm