Events

Viet Le Eclipse

APICC Presents Resistance, May 6-27, 2016

Kicking off Asian Pacific Heritage Month and the United States of Asian America Festival with a group visual arts exhibition and performances in San Francisco. Resistance, a multidisciplinary visual arts exhibition presented by the Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center (APICC), …

Viet Le Eclipse

APICC’s Resistance, Opening Reception, May 6

Opening with a reception at SOMArts from 7-10 pm on Friday, May 6, 2016, Resistance kicks off Asian Pacific Heritage Month with a group visual arts exhibition and performances. A multidisciplinary visual arts exhibition presented by the Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center (APICC), …

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The News Features an Evening of Wild Cards hosted by Brown Meshugana, Tuesday, May 3

Gabriel Christian, image courtesy of the artist. On the first Tuesday of each month The News, presented by SOMArts Cultural Center, features new, queer work by Bay Area artists. The News is a monthly cabaret evening that spotlights 10-minute or …

Indira Allegra

Queer Cultural Center presents Creative Labor, June 5-24, 2016

  Indira Allegra, “Documenting Disability,” Three-Channel Video Installation. Image courtesy of the artist.   Presented as part of the 2016 National Queer Arts Festival, Creative Labor: Queer-It-Yourself (QIY) Expo and Faire focuses on how material and immaterial labor manifests itself in the …

Black Woman Is God

The Black Woman is God, July 7-August 17, 2016

Curated by Karen Seneferu and Melorra Green, The Black Woman is God: Reprogramming That God Code celebrates the Black female presence as the highest spiritual form and challenges viewers to do the same. Artists bring history and culture alive by refocusing the …

Club Soda

Club Soda: Hard French Benefit for SOMArts, April 23

On Saturday, April 23, SOMArts Cultural Center teams up with infamous dance party Hard French to transform SOMArts into Club Soda – A one-night-only, after-hours benefit for SOMArts’ programs. Club Soda will showcase the best in Hard French Films, DJs, …

Kathleen Quillian

Timeless Motion, February 18–March 23, 2016

Timeless Motion reveals the science and magic behind cinema through photography, collage, drawing, celluloid, sculptural installation and projected light. On view from February 18–March 23, 2016, the exhibition features new artwork from seven moving image artists. Activated by a series of live …

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Support SOMArts by Eating Patxi’s Pizza on March 23

As part of Patxi’s Pizza 52 Weeks of Giving program, 10% of all sales from the Hayes Valley location will go to support SOMArts. The fundraiser includes takeout and delivery orders, as well as all in-store sales, from Patxi’s Hayes Valley, so this is …