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02-22-2020
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Day of the Week Open Time Close Time
Sunday 12:30 PM 4:30 PM
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07-04-2019 Closed Closed
07-05-2019 Closed Closed
07-13-2019 1:00 PM 4:30 PM
12-25-2019 Closed Closed for Christmas day
12-26-2019 Closed Closed for winter break
12-27-2019 Closed Closed for winter break
12-28-2019 Closed Closed for winter break
12-29-2019 Closed Closed for winter break
12-30-2019 Closed Closed for winter break
12-31-2019 Closed Closed for winter break
01-01-2020 Closed Closed for winter break
01-02-2020 Closed Closed for winter break
01-03-2020 Closed Closed for winter break
01-04-2020 Closed Closed for winter break
01-05-2020 Closed Closed for winter break
01-06-2020 Closed Closed for winter break
01-07-2020 Closed Closed for winter break
01-08-2020 Closed Closed for winter break
01-09-2020 Closed Closed for winter break
01-10-2020 Closed Closed for winter break
01-11-2020 Closed Closed for winter break
01-12-2020 Closed Closed for winter break
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Cut Up/Cut Out

October 12 - December 8, 2019
woman stands in front of art wth plants

Cut Up/Cut Out celebrates the tradition, innovation, and surprising beauty of decorative piercing and cutting as practiced by contemporary artists today. The transformative nature of cutting into and through a surface provides endless possibilities for converting a material from opaque to transparent, from flat to sculptural, from rigid to delicate, and from ordinary to exquisite. 

The process and precision required for this method of art-making is laborious, technically demanding and always astonishing. Representing a diversity of styles and techniques, this exhibition brings together original works that span a variety of media – from paper and plastic to metal and rubber – by more than 50 artists from around the globe. 

Cut Up/Cut Out was organized by Carrie Lederer, Curator of Exhibitions, Bedford Gallery, Lesher Center for the Arts, Walnut Creek, CA.   

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two visitors look at art on the gallery wall

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