Author Archives: Sarah Pritchard

Maria Jenson in SF Chronicle

SOMArts Welcomes New Executive Director

Maria Jenson admires the Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center (APICC)’s exhibition “RESISTANCE,” on view in SOMArts’ Main Gallery. Photo credit: Michael Macor, San Francisco Chronicle. After an extensive executive search conducted by SOMArts’ Board of Directors with valuable input from …

"The Routine of Forgetting" by Julz Hale Mary

Night Light Artist Interview: Julz Hale Mary

“The Routine of Forgetting” by Julz Hale Mary 1. Is there a specific way you want viewers to interact/react to your artwork, and what kind of relationship do you wish them to have with your piece? I hope they interact …

Director of Administrative Operations

Job Title: Director of Administrative OperationsReports to: Executive DirectorHours & Location: 40 hours per week, typically 8-hour shifts Monday–Friday, including some evenings and weekends for large events. SOMArts Cultural Center is located at 934 Brannan St. in San Francisco. Position Description: SOMArts Cultural Center seeks …

LorenzoDeAlemeida

Queer Cultural Center presents Creative Labor, June 5–24, 2016

Presented as part of the 2016 National Queer Arts Festival, Creative Labor: Queer-It-Yourself (QIY) Expo and Faire focuses on how material and immaterial labor manifests itself in the work of queer Bay Area artists. The exhibition focuses on the use of traditional …

(Im)Print Exhibition

The Department of Art + Architecture at the University of San Francisco presents Im(print), May 14-20

The Department of Art + Architecture at the University of San Francisco presents Im(print), an exhibition of BA thesis projects from students in the Design and Fine Arts programs.Featuring the work of: Moises Alcaraz | Brooke Barbier | Cathleen Bishop …

Viet Le Eclipse

APICC’s Resistance, Opening Reception, May 6

Opening with a reception at SOMArts from 7-10 pm on Friday, May 6, 2016, Resistance kicks off Asian Pacific Heritage Month with a group visual arts exhibition and performances. A multidisciplinary visual arts exhibition presented by the Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center (APICC), …

Nicole Dixon Transmission

The Black Woman is God Opening Reception, July 7, 2016

“Hotcomb: The Masquerade” by Karen Seneferu and Idris Hassan. Image courtesy of the artists. Opening with a public reception on Thursday, July 7, 6pm to 10pm, The Black Woman is God celebrates the Black female presence as the highest spiritual form and challenges …

Gabriel Christian headshot

The News Features an Evening of Wild Cards hosted by Brown Meshugana, Tuesday, May 3

Gabriel Christian, image courtesy of the artist. On the first Tuesday of each month The News, presented by SOMArts Cultural Center, features new, queer work by Bay Area artists. The News is a monthly cabaret evening that spotlights 10-minute or …