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Finding Your Wings is a fundraiser for Imagine Bus Project, December 11

The Imagine Bus Project (TIBP) envisions a world where historical cycles of isolation and incarceration are broken when youth reach their fullest potential by leading creative, productive, and economically viable lives. By providing experiences in the visual arts for at-risk …

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4th annual SF Youth Arts Summit, December 6

The San Francisco Youth Arts Summit brings together young artists from San Francisco organizations for a full day of exhibits, activities and performances. This year’s theme “Our Changing City” addresses the many shifts happening in the Bay Area from. While …

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Selfies On Our Own Terms, November 11–December 6, 2014

Queer Youth Arts (QYA) is a Bay Area intergenerational arts project centering LGBTQ youth creative expression. Selfies: On Our Own Terms, a group exhibition, features youth self-portraits and was first shown at the LGBT Community Center in San Francisco from …

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Artist Interview: Ron Saunders

This interview was conducted as more of a casual conversation between CCA Connects Fellow Elena Gross and the artist Ron Saunders upon first seeing his work for Place/Displaced in situ. [EG] Can you talk a little about your technique with …

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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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The News: Fresh Queer Performance with guest host Jerry Lee, December 2

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 less performance pieces, experiments, and works in …

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La Artista Feminina exhibition, November 28–30

Caras y Cabezas and Mamá Art Cafe present La Artista Feminina, a three night celebration filled with poetic art, live music, and dance commemorating the works of 40 female artists from La Havana Cuba. The exhibition features poetry, painting, photography, …

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NutcrackOR & Man Dance Company Season Preview, November 29 & 30

Man Dance Company (MDC) presents their FABULOUS abridged, contemporary version of the Nutcracker Ballet, titled NutcrackOr; and Season Preview in the theater at SOMArts! NutcrackOr is set on Christmas Eve, circa 1977, in SF’s Castro Neighborhood. Mother Clara and son …