Say what you will about Emeryville – that the city has sold its soul to the likes of Ikea, the Home Depot, and the developers that back them – but the town also values art. Weird metal sculptures line the parking lots of the big-box stores. The little man who inhabits the “walk/don’t walk” signs at crosswalks appears painted on public fixtures at numerous streetcorners, holding his disembodied head, juggling multiple heads, and so on. Emeryville has also long been home to numerous artists, and during October you’ll have a chance to see what they can do. Ninety-four artists who live or work in E’ville will show and sell... More >>>