Coalition on Homelessness Art Auction

Transform art into action and stand up for human rights this Thursday, September 12, 5:30–10pm at the Coalition’s 13th annual live and silent auction featuring over 100 Bay Area artists and live music.


Get a first look at the work of 27 award winning visual artists this Friday!

The San Francisco Foundation and SOMArts present the opening reception for The Annual Murphy and Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition Friday, September 6, 6:30–9pm.


Call to Artists: Gathering the Embers 2013

What: Call to artists to produce work for Gathering the Embers: A Día de los Muertos Tribute Show on October 25, 2013, 7–9:30pm (produced by SOMArts Cultural Center, exhibition and programming curated by Amanda & Natalia Vigil) When: Click here …


The News: Fresh, Queer Performance

Monthly performance evening taps the pulse of the Bay Area’s flourishing queer performance scene. Be bold & try new things at The News on Tuesday, September 3, 7:30–9pm.

Holiday Closure Notice, August 31–September 2

SOMArts Cultural Center will be closed August 31–September 2, 2013 for Labor Day weekend.

Girls Playing, August 20–September 23

What: Girls Playing by Cathy Lu When: August 20–September 23, 2013 Where: The Ramp Gallery, a community curated space at 934 Brannan St. (between 8th and 9th) Cathy Lu‘s work is an exploration of her Asian American identity through culture and gender. …


TSFF & SOMArts Murphy and Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition

Experience the bright future of the Bay Area arts landscape, September 3–28. Exhibition opens with a reception and awards ceremony Friday, September 6, 2013, 6:30–9pm.


Call to Artists: Day of the Dead Exhibition 2013

This year’s theme “Imagining Time, Gathering Memory” looks closely at how time affects our art, our lives and our ability to gather memories. Click here to learn more & submit a proposal by Saturday, August 24th.