Elisheva Biernoff

Blossom, 2013, Acrylic and oil on 1/32” plywood, 3.5 x 5.5 and 3.5 x 3.5 inches

Women and Redwoods, 2012, Acrylic on 1/32” plywood, 4.25 x 3.125 and 3.25 x 4.5 inches

Couple, 2013, Acrylic on 1/32” plywood, 4.25 x 2.5 and 3.5 x 2.5 inches

Elisheva Biernoff, Reflection, 2012. Oil on 1/32" plywood, acrylic on 1/32" plywood. 2.5 x 2.5 inches, 4.5 x 2.75 inches. 

San Francisco-based artist Elisheva Biernoff will have her first solo exhibition at Eli Ridgway Gallery this month. The show, titled Look Out, will feature new paintings and installations that recapture discarded ephemera. 

The exhibition opens on Saturday, February 2nd, with a reception at 4pm-7pm, and will be on view through March 9. 

Elisheva Biernoff, Blossom, 2013. Acrylic and oil on 1/32" plywood. 3.5 x 5.5 and 3.5 x 3.5 inches. 

It’s a busy week as we all return from the hoildays. There are quite a few events including this Friday’s talk with Elisheva Biernoff and Contemporary Jewish Museum Director Lori Starr. Biernoff will speak about her work, including her large-scale installation Approaching Utopia, included in Work in Progress: Considering Utopia, on view through January 20.

The talk begins at 1pm and is free with museum admission.