Last but not least…

Rounding out the year with a few last but not least newsworthy notes.

Visit with Jennifer Starkweather and Amanda Hughen at In The Make. During this studio conversation they talk about their collaborative practice and how they worked together on their Bay Bridge project and Approach, Transition, Touchdown their recent exhibition at Electric Works.

Noah with Enrique Chagoya’s 2012 slot machine.

A must read – Printintersting’s interview and walkthrough Electric Works with Noah Lang who pulls out the stops and pulls out the drawers of the flat files and even shows Marcel Dzama’s The Cabin of Count Dracula, twenty lithographs and a vinyl record housed in a LincolnLog-esque box lined with faux beaver fur.

Kudos to Katherine Westerhout. Her photograph Eastern State Penitentiary II is included in “SNAP: A National Juried Exhibition of Photography” at the Bedford Gallery in Walnut Creek until February 19th.

David Tomb continues his work with the Great Philippine Eagle and other beautiful endemic birds of the Philippines, including the Rufous Hornbill. His installation at the Bone Room, 1573 Solano Ave, Berkeley will highlight sounds of the Mindanao jungle. There will be an opening reception on Thursday, February 2 from 7-9 pm.

David has long been a champion of the El Triunfo Biosphere Preserve. Learn more about how you can win a trip – Just donate $10 and be entered into the drawing. Contest closes February 28, 2012.

Jason Jägel / Noah Lang / Electric Works win Independent Book Publisher's Gold Medal

Yep. We won! They even sent us big gold medals that we can wear around our necks!

Seriously, it’s really nice to be recognized for two years’ hard work. Over 200 color pages, a record featuring exclusive tracks by MadLib, essays by Joseph del Pesco, nate denver and Jeff Jank, what more do you want?

If you haven’t seen the book in person, please come on by the gallery or your favorite art book store and have a look!

For online orders, go to our store.

For wholesale, our distributor is RAM in Los Angeles.

We’ve posted a few pictures here. Have a gander!