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Artist Interview: Theresa Wong

We asked Theresa Wong, one of the many performers contributing to the over-the-top atmosphere of Glamorgeddon’s Opening Night Spectacle, for a biography. She submitted this:  Her Unholiness the Nth Incarnation of the Dolly-Lama, was born in the obscure state of …

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Glamorgeddon Final Spectacle & Limo Lectures

Glamorgeddon: The Spectacle brings together visual and performance artists in a critical response and free-form celebration of the concept of glamour. It pushes back against the ways in which we consciously or unconsciously accept the logic of prevailing capitalist, media-generated …

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Glamorgeddon Opening Night Spectacle

Glamorgeddon: The Spectacle brings together visual and performance artists in a critical response and free-form celebration of the concept of glamour. The opening night spectacle on Thursday, January 8, 6–9pm, features live music and over-the-top performances, as well as limited-edition, artist-created swag.

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Glamorgeddon: The Spectacle, January 8–February 4, 2015

Glamorgeddon: The Spectacle, a group exhibition presented by SOMArts Cultural Center and on view with free admission Thursday, January 8th through Wednesday, February 4th, 2015, brings together visual, media and performing artists in a critical response to and free-form celebration …

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Flaming Lotus Girls In The Red

A gallery party with live music and art in support of The Flaming Lotus Girls, Friday, December 12, 6pm–2am

Adopt a Sign at the Albany Bulb, April 25

On the 1-year anniversary of the eviction of the residents of the Albany Bulb, join Refuge in Refuse organizers Robin Lasser and Danielle Siembieda at the Albany Bulb to honor its former residents. Adopt one of many artist-created park signs …

Workshop: Building Mobile Shelters, February 21

Artist Gregory Kloehn, who has now given away more than 20 mobile homes to Bay Area homeless residents, leads a free to attend workshop on how to build small homes from reclaimed, dumpstered materials. Inspired by the homeless encampments near …

Art Was Here: Augmented Reality Tour of Albany Bulb, February 28

Refuge in Refuse: Art & Culture Project organizers lead a walking tour of the creations, realities and archives of the Albany Bulb. Learn about the history of the art & community that once flourished at the Bulb  using augmented reality. …