ArtSpan presents: Artist Workshop: All About SF Open Studios, May 26

As SF Open Studios celebrates its 40th anniversary, ArtSpan presents an artist workshop to discuss the largest and oldest open studios program in the country: what it is, how you can participate and what you can expect to gain from joining, …


APICC presents URBAN X. INDIGENOUS, June 6–7

Presented by the Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center, and through workshop, dialogue, and performance, URBAN X INDIGENOUS aims to unite cultural and urban performance artists to strengthen the network of urban-indigenous community members towards collective action. Embracing arts as activism, urban movers, activist-scholars, and …

Continuing the conversations DIS/PLAY began

DIS/PLAY Exhibition, photo by Timothy Andrew Photography Following DIS/PLAY, there has been a great deal of press documenting the talented work of the featured artists, the incredible curation of Fran Osborne, and of SOMArts rising to meet the needs of artists …


Naka Dance Theater’s The Anastasio Project, May 1

The Anastasio Project is a multidisciplinary public performance work that investigates racial profiling and state brutality in the streets of Oakland and at the US-Mexico border, using the story of Anastasio Hernandez-Rojas as a point of departure.


Legendeer Symposium, May 29–31, 2015

Legendeer California is a weekend symposium in San Francisco, and a week-long camping and hiking Expedition in Yosemite National Park, focusing on the vital connection between your life, your ideas, your health, and your creative practice. Led by a diverse lineup …

The Homobiles

The News features a Wild Card Night of New, Queer Work

On Tuesday, May 5, free admission, creator of The News Kolmel W Love hosts the very first live performance by The Homobiles, as well as performances by Katie Kelly, Cassandra Falby, OutLook Theatre Project, and W Love.


Artist Interview: Corbett O’Toole

What do you think are some of the challenges disabled women, especially disabled women of color, face in being in the public eye? I don’t see challenges in disabled women being in the public eye. I see extremely few opportunities …


Artist Interview: Christian Vassell

How long have you been an artist? Most of my life. What is the earliest artwork you remember making? The earliest artwork I can remember making is painting. What do you like most about your specific medium? Painting? I like …