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Timeless Motion, Opening Reception, Feb 18

Opening with a public reception on Thursday, February 18, 6–9pm, Timeless Motion kicks off with a ceremonial performance of “TEA” by Jeanne Liotta, featuring musical accompaniment by Laetita Sonami. Referencing a Japanese tea ritual, Liotta will use a scroll as …

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Donor Appreciation at SOMArts

Thank you for supporting insurrection, connection and community through the arts! At SOMArts, we depend on the generosity of community members like you who help us keep politically-engaged and experimental art accessible to diverse Bay Area communities. In recognition of your …

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SOMArts is Hiring: Lighting Technician / Building Manager

Job Title: Lighting Technician / Building Manager Hours: – On-call / event-based. – Must be available to work weekdays, late hours, and weekend shifts. Reports to: Director of Facilities and Technical Operations Core responsibilities: – Pulling and testing of equipment …

SOMArts staff August 2015 by Meike Gugel

SOMArts is Hiring: AV Technician / Building Manager

Job Title: AV Technician / Building Manager Hours: – On-call / event-based. – Must be available to work weekdays, late hours, and weekend shifts. Reports to: Director of Facilities and Technical Operations Core responsibilities: – Pulling and testing of equipment …

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The News: Queer Exceptionality, March 1

On Tuesday, March 1, The News draws focus on queer exceptionality through humor, absurdity, and excess. Guest curated by Emily K. Holmes and featuring Mia Satya, John Cartwright and Mica Sigourney, Minji Sohn, and Kiyan “Kiki” Williams aka Mx Sula, the performers take on displacement from social norms in revelatory and exploratory ways to expand past the failure to fit in.

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Co-Creating the Archive: Jahslyn Chen See Responds to Adee Roberson

Artists in Residence at Destiny Arts Center visited the Visions into Infinite Archives exhibition to add their voices to the archive through creative responses. Jahslyn Chen See responded to Adee Roberson’s Blue Mountains (Portland Parish, Jamaica) / Polyrhythms Kill Colonizers / Say Her Name into the …

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Co-Creating the Archive: Gabriel Christian Responds to Postcommodity

Artists in Residence at Destiny Arts Center visited the Visions into Infinite Archives exhibition to add their voices to the archive through creative responses. Gabriel Christian responded to Postcommodity’s Gallup Motel Butchering with the poem below. Still from Postcommodity’s Gallup Motel Butchering. Bath, inspired by “Gallup Motel Butchering” …

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Co-Creating the Archive: Emily An-Mei Gould Responds to Postcommodity

Artists in Residence at Destiny Arts Center visited the Visions into Infinite Archives exhibition to add their voices to the archive through creative responses. Emily An-Mei Gould responded to Postcommodity’s Gallup Motel Butchering with the poem below. Still from Postcommodity’s Gallup Motel Butchering. In Response to Postcommodity …