ArtSpan Juried Art Auction, March 26

ArtSpan’s annual art auction features 100+ artworks by local artists in curated live and silent auctions. Proceeds benefit ArtSpan’s mission to cultivate a vibrant, accessible, and world-class art community in San Francisco. Featured artworks are hand-selected in diverse styles and mediums by ArtSpan’s …

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Nima Shiraz Fashion Show to Benefit Global Fund for Women

You are cordially invited to an evening of gourmet food, scrumptious cocktails and high-end fashion at San Francisco’s beloved cultural center, SOMArts. Be the first to preview the Nima Shiraz Fall Winter 2016 Ready to Wear and Couture collection, featuring …

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Black Salt Collective’s Visions Into Infinite Archives

30 artists of color honor the non-linearity of time to create an interactive & infinite archive of universal depths in a new group exhibition. Public programming includes film screenings and a closing ceremony with rituals & live musical performances.

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Elevate Ensemble Presents: Ancient Sounds Meet Modern Minds

What happens when you pair an ancient instrument with thoroughly modern San Francisco creatives? Come find out as Ancient Ensemble presents three new works for the harpsichord written by Bay Area composers alongside one of the 20th century’s masterpieces. Program: …


Visions Into Infinite Archives, Film Screenings, Jan 30

As part of public programming accompanying the group exhibition Visions Into Infinite Archives, Black Salt Collective curates an afternoon of film screenings on Saturday, January 30, 12–4pm. Spanning genre and form, these personal and often humorous films by an intergenerational …


A Place of Her Own, November 19–December 11, 2015

In an exhibition rooted in arts-based healing & transformation, women artists respond to the question, “If you had a place of your own, what would it be?”


A Place of Her Own, Artist-led Tour

Hear from exhibiting artists about their personal journeys and arts-based healing process behind the 30+ artworks and large-scale installations featured in A Place of Her Own, on view with free gallery hours until December 10, 2015. The artist-led tour is free to attend, Sunday, December 6, 1pm–4pm.


A Place of Her Own, Closing Reception & Community Potluck, Dec 10

A Place of Her Own closing celebration and community potluck, featuring live music and a holiday pop-up artists’ market, 6–9pm