ArtSpan

ArtSpan Juried Art Auction, March 26

ArtSpan’s annual art auction features 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. Featured artworks are hand-selected in diverse styles and mediums by ArtSpan’s …

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Dan Fenstermacher in The Ramp Gallery, March 22–April 16, 2016

These portraits illustrate unique, personas of individuals living with a diagnosed mental illness. They convey an authentic and genuine perspective of their lives to viewers. The purpose of this work is to inspire hope that one is not defined by …

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Job Title: Building Manager Reports to: Director of Facilities and Technical Operations Hours and Location: Variable based on institutional need. Generally 1–4 shifts of 4–8 hours per week. SOMArts Cultural Center is located at 934 Brannan St. in San Francisco. …

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Sandra M. Ramirez Velez in The Ramp Gallery, January 10–February 11, 2017

Sandra’s art strives to bring forth positive images of queer and trans* people of color (QTPOC) in their daily lives and to demonstrate their extraordinary beauty, resilience, and strength; her photography serves to contradict stereotypes and dominant narratives of what …

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Visions into Infinite Archives: Creative Response Roundup

Sarah Biscarra-Dilley’s šup, šup, šup, šup, šup (land, ground, year, dirt) Artists in Residence at Destiny Arts Center visited the SOMArts’ exhibition Visions into Infinite Archives exhibition to add their voices to the archive through creative responses. Below you can find links to …

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Timeless Motion, Panel Discussion, March 9

As part of public programming accompanying the group exhibition, Timeless Motion presents a panel discussion on Wednesday, March 9, 6–9pm. Film artists, scholars and curators who have been key participants in the Bay Area underground cinema will speak to the history of Bay Area …

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Nima Shiraz Fashion Show to Benefit Global Fund for Women

You are cordially invited to an evening of gourmet food, scrumptious cocktails and high-end fashion at San Francisco’s beloved cultural center, SOMArts. Be the first to preview the Nima Shiraz Fall Winter 2016 Ready to Wear and Couture collection, featuring …

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Izza Anwar in The Ramp Gallery , January 20–February 20, 2016

The Ramp Gallery features a curatorial project by Izza Anwar in collaboration with Jason Wyman titled Belonging in Transition, Part Two. Below, Izza shares her poetic curatorial statement and biographical response to the question “Where do you belong”? About the Exhibition …