best preview for wtwta: the art of maurice sendak at animazing gallery. this is a coast to coast celebration. they are celebrating maurice over in sf at the contemporary jewish museum. shar got totally yelled at when i tried to take pics. i was able to sneak in these from the less patrolled downstairs space.
best exhibit to celebrate obama's nobel peace prize: kurt kauper's barack and michelle obama at deitch. whether you are cheering for barack's prize or puzzled, kauper's portrait are set against subtle backdrops that question the icons at the forefront.
must gory exhibit to roll in halloween: francine spiegel's mud and milk. francie creates melty, zombie-like paintings of females. reminds me on b-movie poster melting like wax.