Job Opportunity: Director of Facilities and Technical Operations

UPDATE: The application period for this opportunity has closed. SOMArts is currently seeking a director of facilities and technical operations. This is a senior-level position at a highly collaborative arts nonprofit that presents exhibitions and performances in addition to providing …


The News: Fresh, Queer Performance

The News is the new place to see fresh, queer performance by Bay Area artists. This May The News collaborates with Queer Cultural Center to give audiences a first look at four National Queer Arts Festival performances on Tuesday, May 7, 7:30–9pm.


Opening Reception for underCurrents & the Quest for Space

On Thursday, May 2, 5–8pm, meet the artists whose work detonates a discourse on the under-discussed issues impacting Asian Americans.

How To Adopt

SOMArts accepts online contributions by linking to PayPal, an easy and secure way to donate using your credit card. Once you donate, we will contact you by email to provide you with more information about how to take advantage of …

Exhibiting Artist Interview: Hugh Leeman

  For the past five years, Hugh Leeman has lived and worked in the Tenderloin.  Over the course of his tenure there, his work has grown to center around his relationships with his homeless neighbors, specifically through what he calls …

Notice of Public Meeting: SOMArts Board of Directors, May 1

What: SOMArts Board of Directors Meeting When: Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 12–2pm, public comment from 1:30–2pm Where: 934 Brannan St. (between 8th & 9th) What else: Please RSVP to Debra Bok at 415-863-1414, ext. 111


Night Light: Multimedia Garden Party

ADVANCE TICKETS SOLD OUT! One night only, Saturday, April 27, 2013, 8pm to midnight, the group exhibition Night Light: Multimedia Garden Party blankets SOMArts in site-specific luminous art installations, live music and performances, and digital and cinematic projections by more than 50 artists.


Auctions 101: ArtSpan Collectors Evening, April 11

What: Auctions 101: Collectors Evening at the ArtSpan Benefit Auction When: Thursday, April 11, 6–8pm Where: 934 Brannan St. (between 8th & 9th) How Much: $10 admission or free for ArtSpan members Join ArtSpan for an educational and art-filled panel …