Author Archives: Sarah Pritchard

Six Video Artist Talks on Lesser But Vital Practices

On August 30th, SOMArts and The San Francisco Foundation hosted a series of artist talks called Lesser But Vital Practices, which addressed non-traditional sources of inspiration for artists. These talks featured artists exhibiting as part of Frontrunners: The San Francisco …

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City Studio Press Class Seeks Students Ages 12–19

  *NOTE* 12 spots for new students are still available as of 9/26/11 City Studio is an after school arts program run by the San Francisco Art Institute at several community centers through out city. Starting Wednesday, September 21st, for …


Closing Reception for Frontrunners

Help us celebrate the meritorious achievements of our currently exhibiting Frontrunners with an evening of awards, live music, & tacos on Friday, September 16th!


Open Call for Participation: Performance, Time-Based, Relational, Experimental, or Just Plain Fearless Artists

On December 10, 2011, from 5:58pm to midnight, SOMArts Cultural Center presents Third Strike: 100 Performances for the Hole for which we request your collaboration.  As the third manifestation of this one-night-only mini-marathon of artistic moments, the 100 Performances exhibitions …

Video: The Tailored Body, an Artist Talk by Currently Exhibiting Artist Rachel Mica Weiss

On on August 30, 2011, SOMArts and The San Francisco Foundation hosted a series of live artist talks called Lesser But Vital Practices  to accompany Frontrunners: The San Francisco Foundation 2011 Murphy & Cadogan Awards Exhibition. The talks honed in on …


Coalition on Homelessness Art Auction

The 11th annual live and silent auction evening September 8th features on-site screen printing, a mural display, food, live performances and art by Bay Area artists.

Joël Frudden in the Ramp Gallery through September 16

What: Victory Oasis, a solo exhibition by Joël Frudden Where: The Ramp Gallery When: August 31 – September, 17, 2011 Victory Oasis is a solo exhibition by Joël Frudden in the Ramp Gallery, a secure all-access exhibition space located in …


Ask A Frontrunners Artist A Question!

Have you ever viewed an artwork and wanted to know more about the work or the artist who created it? Here’s your chance to interact directly with our currently exhibiting artists! Check out the Flickr slideshow of the stellar work …