Author Archives: Sarah Pritchard

Murphy & Cadogan Artist Interview: Manny Robertson

I see that you explore a wide range of mediums, do you have a favorite, or does it depend on the project/idea you might be trying to get across? I’ve never been able to choose a favorite medium, because so …

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AH MER AH SU hosts The News, September 6, 2016

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 …

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The Annual Murphy & Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition Opening Reception, September 1, 2016

Opening with a reception and awards ceremony Thursday, September 1, 6:30–9pm, awards at 7:00pm, The San Francisco Foundation & SOMArts Annual Murphy and Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition surveys new work from the 15 recipients of the competitive Jack K and …

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Calling Artists for Día de los Muertos 2016

Installation by Victor-Mario Zaballa for Today is the Shadow of Tomorrow: Día de los Muertos 2015. Important update: The deadline to submit proposals to participate in Día de los Muertos 2016 has been extended to 5 pm on Monday, August 22. Please …

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The Black Woman is God, July 7–August 17, 2016

Curated by Karen Seneferu and Melorra Green, The Black Woman is God: Reprogramming That God Code celebrates the Black female presence as the highest spiritual form and challenges viewers to do the same. More than 60 intergenerational artists working in sculpture, painting, …

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The Black Woman is God Artist Interview: Nicole Dixon

“Tehuti’s Conquest” by Nicole Dixon. Image courtesy of the artist. How do the different mediums you use, and the combination of them, play into the message you are trying to get across with your work? I believe all different mediums …

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The Black Woman is God Artist Interview: Latisha Baker

“Mission Accomplished” by Latisha Baker. Pyrography & acrylic on reclaimed wood. What did your process look like for this particular body of work? Was it different than your usual process? I am primarily interested in the plight of Black women, …

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Night Light: Multimedia Garden Party, July 23, 2016

One-night-only, Saturday, July 23, 2016, Night Light: Multimedia Garden Party blankets SOMArts in luminous art installations, including audiovisual performances and performative interventions by 22 artists, and digital and cinematic projections and multimedia installations by 44 artists. The galleries open at 8:30pm and …