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SOMArts releases first-ever Annual Report

SOMArts is proud to announce the publication of its first-ever Annual Report, covering the fiscal year July 2015–June 2016. Thanks to the support of SOMArts’ community of artists and arts lovers, FY2016 was a groundbreaking year for SOMArts, with programs exploring …

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SoMapagmahal in The Ramp Gallery, March 20–April 24

SoMapagmahal presents Brown Joy, showcasing the collective cultural memories and daily experiences of Filipinx/Filipinx American youth in the South of Market. By learning how to use a 35 mm film camera, participating students explored the ways art can humanize marginalized …

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SOMArts presents ¡Demasiado! : A benefit for SOMArts, April 14

¡Demasiado! Too much glamour. Too much fun. Too much art. Too much hope for the future. On Saturday, April 14, SOMArts will present ¡Demasiado! — an immersive art party, community meal and dance party to support the organization at the …

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Diasporic Alchemy, March 8–April 5, 2018

SOMArts presents Diasporic Alchemy: Transforming Ancestral Traditions into Ritual Futurisms co-curated by Louis Chinn and missTANGQ. The third exhibition in the 2017–2018 season of the SOMArts Curatorial Residency, this group exhibition centers artists whose identities as immigrants, activists, LGBTQ, and …

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Diasporic Alchemy Closing Reception & Performances, April 5, 6–9pm

SOMArts presents Diasporic Alchemy: Transforming Ancestral Traditions into Ritual Futurisms co-curated by Louis Chinn and missTANGQ. The third exhibition in the 2017–2018 season of the SOMArts Curatorial Residency, this group exhibition centers artists whose identities as immigrants, activists, LGBTQ, and people of …

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Rahmat A. Balogun in The Ramp Gallery, February 6–March 20, 2018

The Color Within is an exhibit by Bay Area-based artist Rahmat Balogun, which explores the theme of self-expression. The pieces displayed in this collection were created after she moved to the San Francisco Bay Area in mid-2015. Each piece is …

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SOMArts Social: Diasporic Alchemy Edition, March 15, 5–9pm

SOMArts presents Diasporic Alchemy: Transforming Ancestral Traditions into Ritual Futurisms co-curated by Louis Chinn and missTANGQ. The third exhibition in the 2017–2018 season of the SOMArts Curatorial Residency, this group exhibition centers artists whose identities as immigrants, activists, LGBTQ, and people of …

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Diasporic Alchemy Opening Reception, March 8, 6–9pm

SOMArts presents Diasporic Alchemy: Transforming Ancestral Traditions into Ritual Futurisms co-curated by Louis Chinn and missTANGQ. The third exhibition in the 2017–2018 season of the SOMArts Curatorial Residency, this group exhibition centers artists whose identities as immigrants, activists, LGBTQ, and people of …