Events

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Wake Up the Walls

Join us for Wake Up the Walls, an evening of creativity, music and art for all ages to accompany Place/Displaced, a group exhibition presented by SOMArts and Bayview Opera House with Youth Art Exchange on Friday, December 5th.

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Place/Displaced Opening Reception

The opening reception for Place/Displaced, presented by SOMArts and Bayview Opera House, features a drum circle that anyone can join, live performances and painting, brief artist talks and interactive installations facilitated by more than 13 participating artists and groups on Thursday, November 20, 6–9pm

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Closing Event for Visions at Twilight: Día de los Muertos 2014

Saturday, November 8, 6pm to 9pm, is the final opportunity to view and interact with the altars. Join us for live music by Las Bomberas de la Bahia and The Jorge Molina Spontaneous Combustion Opera, interactive installations and a Día de los Muertos-inspired artist market!

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Gathering the Embers: The Spirit of Home

Multi-disciplinary performers connect past and present with an evening of story and performance on Friday, October 24, 2014

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Ubuntu: Everyone at the Table + Happy Hour

Ubuntu: Everyone At the Table invites everyone to the table, including artists, curators, educators, political organizers and more, to generate ideas and inspire action that will nurture art and artists in the Bay Area. Each course of the 3-course meal …

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Quiet Lightning 65 // sparkle + blink 58

Today, in conjunction with the Litquake festival, ArtSpan & SOMArts, the reading series Quiet Lightning will be held among over 400 works by SF Open Studios artists. Join us for a live literary mixtape tonight!

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SF Art Tasting 2014

Join ArtSpan at SOMArts for a taste of art, games, wine, and stimulating discussion at the SF Open Studios Exhibition Saturday, October 11, 5–7pm

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Opening Event for Visions at Twilight: Día de los Muertos 2014

Now in its 15th year, the Day of the Dead exhibition at SOMArts Cultural Center offers a visually dense and stimulating environment of elaborate, traditional altars and multi-dimensional art installations where creativity leads the way to meaningful reflection. Don’t miss the exhibition unveiling with live music & performances on Friday, October 10, 6pm to 9pm!