Day of the Dead 2015

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. Now in its 17th year, SOMArts’ Day of the Dead exhibition is one of the most internationally diverse Día de los Muertos celebrations in the United …

Youth Leadership Institute - 25

YLI 25: Youth Leadership Institute Celebrates 25 Years, Sept 22

Join Youth Leadership Institute and 300 of our closest friends as we celebrate 25 years of amplifying youth voice, over 100 policy victories, and the launch of our new Youth Fund. Together, we can invest in cutting edge projects and …

StyleREBORN 2016 Student Fashion Show

StyleREBORN 2016 Student Fashion Show, Jun 11

Visionary student designers display the bebirth of style in contemporary fashion collections at 2016 fashion show, presented by The Art Institute of California- San Francisco


Queer Cultural Center presents Creative Labor, June 5–24, 2016

Presented as part of the 2016 National Queer Arts Festival, Creative Labor: Queer-It-Yourself (QIY) Expo and Faire focuses on how material and immaterial labor manifests itself in the work of queer Bay Area artists. The exhibition focuses on the use of traditional …

(Im)Print Exhibition

The Department of Art + Architecture at the University of San Francisco presents Im(print), May 14-20

The Department of Art + Architecture at the University of San Francisco presents Im(print), an exhibition of BA thesis projects from students in the Design and Fine Arts programs.Featuring the work of: Moises Alcaraz | Brooke Barbier | Cathleen Bishop …


Katie Dorame in The Ramp Gallery, April 19–May 14, 2016

This work reconfigures history by blending the troubled legacy of colonialism with Hollywood revealing how fiction, fantasy and horror have shaped American culture. In Dorame’s narrative paintings and drawings, characters and storylines are inspired by history books, anthropological field notes, …


Modern Ethnic Fashion Show Gala, July 9

  For the third year running, Modern Ethnic Fashion Show Gala is bringing it’s exciting melange of ethnically inspired haute couture from around the world, to San Francisco’s SOMArts Cultural Center. The all-day cross-cultural event, blends cutting-edge global fashion, with …

Viet Le Eclipse

APICC’s Resistance, Opening Reception, May 6

Opening with a reception at SOMArts from 7-10 pm on Friday, May 6, 2016, Resistance kicks off Asian Pacific Heritage Month with a group visual arts exhibition and performances. A multidisciplinary visual arts exhibition presented by the Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center (APICC), …