Lava Thomas (2003) has work on display at the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM). Requiem for Charleston is an elegy to the nine men and women who died in the senseless church attack. Lava is currently in residence at Marin’s Headlands Center for the Arts, and will begin an artist-in-residence program at Kala Art Institute in Berkeley on November 1. See her work Sep 23 - Oct 8, 2017 'With Liberty and Justice for Some' at the Berkeley Art Center, 1275 Walnut St., Berkeley. She will also be giving a lecture on Oct 24 at the San Francisco Art Institute as part of their ongoing Visiting Artists and Scholars Lecture Series (800 Chestnut St., San Francisco). Renwick Gallery

Ann Weber (1999) lists 3 recent acquisitions by Northern California museums: Float and Sting, 2010, Oakland Museum of California; Roll Me, 1999, Crocker Art Museum; and Gotcha, 2008, University of California, Berkeley Art Museum. See Ann's upcoming shows in Los Angeles and Massachusettes: Sept 23 to Oct 16, 2017 group show, Loft of Liz’s in Los Angeles, 453 S. La Brea Av., Los Angeles; and thru Oct 17, 2017, Paper Work, sculpture, 145 Lincoln Rd., Lincoln, MA.

Photo: William Wareham

Angie Wilson (2013) Awake! Kala Art Institute's Milvia/Addison Windows, 2100 Milvia St., Berkeley, CA, Thru Dec 15, 2017

Roberto Paci Dalo (1987) Douala Flow. Dec 5, 2017, Doual’art, Doula, Cameroon.

Joan Perlman (1990, winter 2013) ELEMENTAL/marking time, group show, time-based art forms. Thru Dec 3, 2017, Sturt Haaga Gallery, Descanso Gardens, La Canada Flintridge, CA.

Luca Forcucci ARTLAB. Oct 30, 2017, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, 1015 Ecublens (Vaud), Switzerland.

Karen Tam (2011) Gold Mountain Restaurant / Montagne d’Or, part of the Far and Near, The Distance(s) Between Us, group show at Justina M. Barnike Gallery. Thru Oct 29, 2017, The Art Museum, University of Toronto, 7 Hart Circle, Toronto, Ontario. Read more.

Tuguldur Yondonjamts (2012) Hibernating Tattoos Guarding the Sweat of the Sun, first U.S. solo exhibition. Thru Oct 14, 2017, Richard Taittinger Gallery, 154 Ludlow St., New York, NY.

Jeffrey Hantman (2009) Method of Fastening, monoliths in collaboration with Interbang Press. Sep 23 to Oct 14, 2017, Lost and Foundry Oakland, 305 Center St., Oakland, CA.