Author Archives: Sarah Pritchard

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Place/Displaced Exhibition, November 20–December 13, 2014

Place/Displaced, presented by SOMArts and Bayview Opera House, invites everyone to the table to explore the role we each play in a changing Bay Area in the present moment, marked by an unprecedented increase in Ellis Act evictions, Black flight …

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4th annual SF Youth Arts Summit, December 6

The San Francisco Youth Arts Summit brings together young artists from San Francisco organizations for a full day of exhibits, activities and performances. This year’s theme “Our Changing City” addresses the many shifts happening in the Bay Area from. While …

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Selfies On Our Own Terms, November 11–December 6, 2014

Queer Youth Arts (QYA) is a Bay Area intergenerational arts project centering LGBTQ youth creative expression. Selfies: On Our Own Terms, a group exhibition, features youth self-portraits and was first shown at the LGBT Community Center in San Francisco from …

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Artist Interview: Ron Saunders

This interview was conducted as more of a casual conversation between CCA Connects Fellow Elena Gross and the artist Ron Saunders upon first seeing his work for Place/Displaced in situ. [EG] Can you talk a little about your technique with …

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Wake Up the Walls

Join us for Wake Up the Walls, an evening of creativity, music and art for all ages to accompany Place/Displaced, a group exhibition presented by SOMArts and Bayview Opera House with Youth Art Exchange on Friday, December 5th.

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The News: Fresh Queer Performance with guest host Jerry Lee, December 2

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 less performance pieces, experiments, and works in …

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La Artista Feminina exhibition, November 28–30

Caras y Cabezas and Mamá Art Cafe present La Artista Feminina, a three night celebration filled with poetic art, live music, and dance commemorating the works of 40 female artists from La Havana Cuba. The exhibition features poetry, painting, photography, …

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NutcrackOR & Man Dance Company Season Preview, November 29 & 30

Man Dance Company (MDC) presents their FABULOUS abridged, contemporary version of the Nutcracker Ballet, titled NutcrackOr; and Season Preview in the theater at SOMArts! NutcrackOr is set on Christmas Eve, circa 1977, in SF’s Castro Neighborhood. Mother Clara and son …