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  • Rendering female models and celebrities on large-scale canvases and with quick, expressive brushstrokes, painter Katherine Bernhardt examines representations of beauty in mainstream media and fashion photography. She paints her subjects with severe, exaggerated features and emaciated limbs that sometimes morph into abstraction, recalling the works of Pablo Picasso. “Some people ask if I hate the models I paint,” she says. “I say no, I don't hate them.

  • UpCycle Day 2014!

    Sep 03| Special Event
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    Join us for the 3rd Annual UpCycle Day!

    Learn about the Resource Exchange

    Bring your excess supplies and materials to share and trade. 

    Stock up for the school year with Free supplies and materials. 

    Help divert our collective waste from ending up in landfills.

     

  • Forrest Gander

    Sep 03| Lectures
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    Otis Books/Seismicity Editions is pleased to publish Panic Cure: Poetry from Spain for the 21st Century, an anthology of poems from eleven contemporary Spanish poets, active from the 1960s through the present. Selected and translated by Forrest Gander, Panic Cure is notable for its impressive range of poetic voices.

  • Jan Brandt

    Sep 04| Lectures
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  • Joel Kyack

    Sep 09| Lectures
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    JOEL KYACK Lives and works in Los Angeles.

    ghebaly.com/artists/joel-kyack

  • A dynamic portrait of the life of computer prodigy Aaron Swartz who championed free speech and data sharing, this must-see documentary premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah and was the opening night film at the 2014 Hot Docs International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada. 

    We're excited the film’s director Brian Knappenberger will be our special guest speaker for the Q & A moderated by Movies that Matter series producers Judy Arthur and Perri Chasin after the screening. 

  • Koenraad Dedobbeleer lives and works in Brussels.

     

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Scholarship Benefit Honorees

 

Leon Max

Design Legend Award: Leon Max

Designer and founder of Max Studio, Leon Max started one of the world’s most recognizable and stylish brands. With studios in Los Angeles, New York, and England, Leon Max celebrates 35 years of a line based on a balanced mix of traditional and cutting-edge elements.
 

 

 

2014 SBFS Honoree Michael Egeck
 

Creative Vision Award: Michael Egeck

President and CEO of Eddie Bauer, Michael Egeck is one of the retail industry’s most successful and respected leaders, with more than three decades of highly successful sportswear design, outdoor and specialty retail experience, and an exceptional record of building global apparel and outdoor brands.


 

2014 SBFS Honoree Isable and Ruben Toledo

 

Design Innovation Award: Isabel and Ruben Toledo

World-renowned creative partners, the Toledos are hailed for their timeless designs and signature style. Isabel is one of today's most coveted fashion designers with a distinct aesthetic, and Ruben is one of fashion’s most prolific illustrators with unrivaled ability to create unique, evocative sartorial illustrations.