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The Annual Murphy & Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition, September 1–24, 2016

The San Francisco Foundation and SOMArts Cultural Center present The Annual Murphy and Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition, a focused look at the future of the Bay Area visual arts, September 1–24, 2016. The exhibition showcases 15 promising visual artists …

Alan Khum

Alan Khum in The Ramp Gallery, August 9–September 3, 2016

Khum’s art practice highlights the importance of Campodian diaspora through cultural preservation, life experience and family history. As a product of Cambodian refugee parents, he seeks to find interpersonal connections with people who have gone through similar traumatic life events. …

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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 …

Tyler Holmes by Angi Ahlers

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 …

Hadley Radt

Murphy & Cadogan Artist Interview: Hadley Radt

You say your work is strategic and systematic. Does this mean that you come up with a logic and method to your patterns before you start working? Or do the logic/methods develop during the process, and you can never be quite sure …

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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Makers, Music & Mimosas 2016

Whether you fancy yourself a maker, artist or craftsperson, or have two left thumbs when it comes to creative production, you can try something new alongside some of the Bay Area’s most talented emerging artists. Join five “makers” exhibiting in The …

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ArtAuction16: Transforming Art Into Action, September 15, 2016

The Coalition on Homelessness is pleased to invite you to Art Auction 16, Transforming Art into Action // Right to a Roof. The auction showcases the work of over 150 Bay Area artists in a show benefiting the work we do …