APICC presents ONE IN WHICH WE ARE, May 1–27

  As part of the 18th Annual United States of Asian America Festival: Sparking Light, and with the support of the Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center, ONE IN WHICH WE ARE is a visual arts exhibition which explores the complex …

Naka Dance Theater’s The Anastasio Project, May 1

The Anastasio Project is a multidisciplinary public performance work that investigates racial profiling and state brutality in the streets of Oakland and at the US-Mexico border, using the story of Anastasio Hernandez-Rojas as a point of departure. Hernandez-Rojas was a …

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The News features National Queer Arts Festival Preview Performances, April 7

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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Axis Dance Performance & DIS/PLAY Artists Panel, April 8

Dig deeper into the themes of the group exhibition DIS/PLAY with docent-led tours, a performance by AXIS Dance Company and a panel discussion featuring dancers and exhibiting visual and media artists, Wednesday, April 8, 6–9pm

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ArtSpan Art Auction, Saturday, March 28

Bid on 100+ artworks by local artists in curated live and silent auctions. Proceeds benefit ArtSpan’s mission to cultivate a vibrant, accessible, and world-class art community in San Francisco. Auction artworks are hand-selected in diverse styles and mediums by ArtSpan’s …

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Employment Equity in the Arts for People with Disabilities, April 16

In order to connect with our community, we have to reflect our community. Join us to talk about employment equity in the arts for people with disabilities. Come learn about ways to create employment opportunities for people with disabilities at …

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Sophia Ahmed Sattar in the Ramp Gallery, March 17–April 13, 2015

Arabic calligraphy in all its aesthetic and linguistic complexity is little understood in the West, and often regarded as an art form belonging to the classic Islamic arts, therefore, the past. Sophia Ahmed Sattar’s idea is to explore the long …

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Make Art Your Business: Applying for Attention and Getting Your Work Out There, March 24

In this workshop, ArtSpan Artist Brett Walker shows the ins and outs of submitting your work to open calls for shows, publications, and how to apply for grants and residencies. Learn practical tips for finding open calls, maintaining a database …