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Closing Event for Visions at Twilight: Día de los Muertos 2014

Now in its 15th year, the Day of the Dead exhibition at SOMArts Cultural Center offers a visually dense and stimulating environment of elaborate, traditional altars and multi-dimensional art installations where creativity leads the way to meaningful reflection. Inspired by …

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Gathering the Embers: The Spirit of Home

Now in its fourth year, Gathering the Embers brings the spirit of Día de los Muertos to the stage and is part of SOMArts’ annual Day of the Dead exhibition and accompanying public programming. Gathering the Embers is an opportunity …

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Visions at Twilight: Día de los Muertos 2014

Now in its 15th year, the Day of the Dead exhibition at SOMArts Cultural Center offers a visually dense and stimulating environment of elaborate, traditional altars and multi-dimensional art installations where creativity leads the way to meaningful reflection. Inspired by …

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Artist Interview: Brian Dean

Why did you decide to focus on the Bay Trail in this body of photography? My photographic process involves exploring a space on foot. By walking through the landscape I open myself up to discoveries and interactions that often don’t …

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Chrysalis Printmaking Studio Open House & Group Show 2014, September 25

Enjoy fresh-off-the-press fine art prints including both linocuts and monotypes, and see demonstrations of those techniques by Chrysalis Studio printmakers. Artists showing will include: Mira Bäckman, Corey Brown, Amman Desai, Adrian Hern. Julieanne Faas, Abby Ginsberg, Sarah Jelley, Jane Loeser, …

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Faux Queen Pageant 2014: Fashion Faux-ward, September 6

The Faux Queen Pageant is an “only-in-SF!” glamour contest founded in 1995 that benefits many local community organizations. Originally intended for female female-impersonators, that is, women-dressed-as-men-dressed-as-women, the FQP has been restored to glory by title winner Bea Dazzler (FQ 1998), …

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Artist Interview: Xiao Wang

What was your inspiration for depicting interior details in your paintings? It is intriguing how interior spaces can carry certain moods and emotions, and this kind of psychological quality has been a major inspiration for me. It can come from …

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Make Your Art Your Business: Healthy Art Workshop, September 23

This workshop gives an overview of how to search and identify healthier art materials, and will cover how to identify, work with, and dispose of materials that may be toxic to your health and to the environment. About the presenter: …