Author Archives: Dominic Cheng

Chocolate & Art Show

Chocolate and Art Show, June 22–23, 2017

Chocolate and Art is a celebrated gathering to showcase the talents of local artists, vendors, and musicians complimented by artisan chocolatiers. With regard to art’s range of expression and subject matter, Chocolate and Art invites all enthusiasts over the age of …

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REIMAGINE: The Art Behind Upcycling, July 13, 2017

Artists are prone to upcycling without realizing it. Walking by discarded items on the street, they think “why would someone throw this away?” Seeing beyond the hours of frustration in repair, artist find a creative and more beautiful way towards reimagining the …

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A Celebration Of Life For Russell Anthony Robles, May 27, 2017

As a community organizer, cultural producer, photographer and teacher, Russell Anthony Robles was a critical figure in the advocacy and formation of SOMArts Cultural Center.  Come out and join the Robles family for a day of celebration in commemoration of the late Russell Robles …

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THIS COUNTS, an exhibition of thesis projects from Design & Fine Arts students at the University of San Francisco, May 18

THIS COUNTS, an exhibition of thesis projects from Design & Fine Arts students at the University of San Francisco. BA students in the Design & Fine Arts programs at complete a capstone course in which they create a comprehensive thesis project …

I Didn't Ask For This: A Lifetime Of Dick Pics

I Didn’t Ask For This: A Lifetime Of Dick Pics, June 9

Curated by Activist/Artist/Feminist, Whitney Bell, I Didn’t Ask For This: A Lifetime Of Dick Pics exhibits a collection of 150+ unsolicited dick pics, accompanied by work from 30 rad artists that explores the female condition, harassment, and sexuality in the digital age. This immersive exhibition replicates the …

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The News Presents National Queer Arts Festival Preview, April 4

On the first Tuesday of each month, SOMArts Cultural Center presents The News, featuring new, queer work by Bay Area artists. The News is a monthly cabaret evening that spotlights 10-minute or less performance pieces, experiments, and works in progress …