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Touch On: Closing Reception & Film Screenings, January 12, 6–9pm

To celebrate the exhibition’s closing, Touch On presents an evening of mixed media, experimental films, and digital art in SOMArts’ Main Gallery featuring local directors. Additionally, a discussion will be held after the event giving audiences a chance to talk …

Chocolate and Art in Dallas

Chocolate and Art Show San Francisco, November 11–12

Indulge yourself in some of San Francisco’s finest up-and-coming artists, photographers, and creators! There is something for everybody including body painting, live painting, live music, and free chocolate! Part of the proceeds will be donated to our non-profit organization partner, …

The spirit of the mission

Día De Los Muertos Artist Interview: Shizue Seigel

“The spirit of the Mission,” 2016. Shizue Seigel. Photo by Tara Chandi. As a long-time San Franciscan and participant in the Día de Los Muertos exhibition at SOMArts, how would you describe your connection to community? Día de los Muertos …

I meant to write to you

Día De Los Muertos Artist Interview: United Booksellers of San Francisco

“I meant to write to you,” 2016. United Booksellers of San Francisco. Photo by Tara Chandi. Interview with Denise Sullivan from Modern Times Bookstore Collective. How did this collaboration between three long-standing  bookstores in the Mission come about? We frequently …

Day of the Dead 2016 photo

A Promise Not to Forget: Día de los Muertos Exhibition, October 7–November 5, 2016

Now in its 17th year, the annual Day of the Dead exhibition at SOMArts Cultural Center offers one of the most internationally diverse Día de los Muertos celebrations in the United States. Merging traditional Mexican altars with contemporary art installations, …

Seeking Life & Liberty

Día De Los Muertos Artist Interview: Patricia Montgomery and Michael Ross

“Seeking Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness that America Promised,” 2016. Patricia Montgomery and Michael Ross. Photo by Chani Bockwinkel. How did you choose the Scottsboro Boys’ arrest of 1931 as the theme for your exhibit at Día De …

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Nye’ Lyn Tho in The Ramp Gallery, October 4–November 5, 2016

Nye’ Lyn Tho’s work focuses on photographing the souls of her subjects and then manipulating them with various tools in order to heighten and or exaggerate the sometimes not so apparent story. She believes the shadows in her work are …

Day of the Dead 2016

A Promise Not to Forget: Día de Los Muertos 2016 Exhibition Closing Event, November 5, 6–9 pm

Now in its 17th year, the annual Day of the Dead exhibition at SOMArts Cultural Center offers one of the most internationally diverse Día de los Muertos celebrations in the United States. Merging traditional Mexican altars with contemporary art installations, …