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The Annual Murphy & Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition, September 1–24, 2016

The San Francisco Foundation and SOMArts Cultural Center present The Annual Murphy and Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition, a focused look at the future of the Bay Area visual arts, September 1–24, 2016. The exhibition showcases 15 promising visual artists …

Alan Khum

Alan Khum in The Ramp Gallery, August 9–September 3, 2016

Khum’s art practice highlights the importance of Campodian diaspora through cultural preservation, life experience and family history. As a product of Cambodian refugee parents, he seeks to find interpersonal connections with people who have gone through similar traumatic life events. …

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The Annual Murphy & Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition Opening Reception, September 1, 2016

Opening with a reception and awards ceremony Thursday, September 1, 6:30–9pm, awards at 7:00pm, The San Francisco Foundation & SOMArts Annual Murphy and Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition surveys new work from the 15 recipients of the competitive Jack K and …

Tyler Holmes by Angi Ahlers

AH MER AH SU hosts The News, September 6, 2016

On the first Tuesday of each month, SOMArts Cultural Center presents The News, featuring 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 progress …

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Makers, Music & Mimosas 2016

Whether you fancy yourself a maker, artist or craftsperson, or have two left thumbs when it comes to creative production, you can try something new alongside some of the Bay Area’s most talented emerging artists. Join five “makers” exhibiting in The …

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ArtAuction16: Transforming Art Into Action, September 15, 2016

Join the Coalition on Homelessness for our 16th annual live and silent art auction benefit Transforming Art into Action: A Right to a Roof. There will be over 150 pieces of art by local Bay Area artists up for auction, …

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Calling Artists for Día de los Muertos 2016

Installation by Victor-Mario Zaballa for Today is the Shadow of Tomorrow: Día de los Muertos 2015. Important update: The deadline to submit proposals to participate in Día de los Muertos 2016 has been extended to 5 pm on Monday, August 22. Please …

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YLI 25: Youth Leadership Institute Celebrates 25 Years, September 22, 2016

Join Youth Leadership Institute and 300 of our closest friends as we celebrate 25 years of amplifying youth voice, over 100 policy victories, and the launch of our new Youth Fund. Together, we can invest in cutting edge projects and …