Current Events


A Solo Exhibition

By Mary Curtis Ratcliff

Waterways, an immersive show featuring kinetic and dynamic perspectives of water from the microcosm to the macro.

June 1st – August 31st, 2018

Artists Reception: Friday, July 20th, 5:30-7:30 pm

Artist Talk: 6:30 pm

YWCA Berkeley/Oakland
2600 Bancroft Way
Berkeley, CA

Gallery Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Below the Falls, 2009 :: Mixed media, inkjet print on canvas, watercolor pencils, plexiglass (56 1/2 x 47 x 1 in.)

Image: Below the Falls, 2009
watercolor, pencil on canvas
56.5” × 47” × 1”


A Solo Exhibition

By Mary Curtis Ratcliff
Mixed Media and Kinetic Sculptures

February 15th-March 24th, 2018

Circumferences installation

Jellies, 2018 by Mary Curtis Ratcliff

Image: Jellies, 2018, Mary Curtis Ratcliff
Acrylic and ink on Tyvek and polyester, linen, steel
56 × 66 × 62 in.
photo: Dana Davis

What Goes Around Comes Around: A Solo Exhibition

By Mary Curtis Ratcliff
A continuation of the kinetic series

March 30th – May 6th, 2017

Exhibition photo from What Goes Around Comes Around

Full Circle: A Solo Exhibition

by Mary Curtis Ratcliff
A brand new series

April 7th-May 14th, 2016

on site at Mary Curtis Ratcliff Full Circle exhibition

Opening Reception: Saturday April 16th, 4-6pm
Artist Talk: 5:30pm
First Friday: May 6th, 6-9pm

Mercury 20 Gallery
475 25th St. Oakland, CA

Gallery Hours: Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays 12-6pm
(Parking at Y M C A Garage, 2353 Webster St.)

Trailer for the new documentary film, Here Come the Videofreex, by Jon Nealon and Jenny Raskin

Here Come the Videofreex from NR Productions on Vimeo

Story on the new National Public Radio exhibition Videofreex: The Art of Guerrilla Television at the Dorsky Museum, New Paltz, NY

Decades Before YouTube, Video Pioneers Captured Turbulent Era

Before YouTube, Experimenting With Video.
- New York Times exhibition review

Videofreex on the frontier: Shooting and sharing video
- review in the Poughkeepsie Journal

Exhibition website for Videofreex: The Art of Guerrilla Television

Videofreex exhibition catalog now available on Amazon