Artist Interview: Postcommodity Collective

Place seems to be an important theme in your video installation “Gallup Motel Butchering.” Can you explain what you mean by “non-place” in the context of your work? Cristóbal Martinez: A non-place is a phenomenon of the built environment in the context …


Artist Interview: Natalie Ball

This piece carries collective tribal history and individual experiences from the 1800′s to current day. How did this influence your creative process? “Circa Indian” is my first installation and my first attempt at meshing historical narratives with counter memory, a …

linocut prints by Youth Arts Exchange's young printmakers

WE ARE HERE: The 5th Annual San Francisco Youth Arts Summit

Join Youth Art Exchange, presenting sponsor PicsArt, and dozens of youth arts organizations from the Bay Area & beyond at WE ARE HERE: The Fifth Annual San Francisco Youth Arts Summit, a celebration of young artists and their vibrant contributions to the creative and cultural fabric of San Francisco.


Visions Into Infinite Archives, Opening Reception, Jan 14

Featuring performances from Chochenyo activist and poet Vince Medina, Hermano Milagroso and Jeepneys + some times in direct dialogue with the exhibition and its themes, the unveiling of Visions Into Infinite Archives, Thursday, January 14, 6–9pm, activates a monthlong journey into …


Maegan Wynn in the Ramp Gallery, November 30–December 12, 2015

What is it that moves you?  Could it be a single identifiable moment that sets one into motion? Is it a multidimensional sum of experiences that brings a person to one place over another? Or is it subtle, an inexplicable …


A Toast to Justice: a Benefit for the Center for Justice & Accountability

About the Event: CJA’s A Toast to Justice event is the 2nd annual fundraising event of the Young Professionals’ Committee for Human Rights (YPCHR).  Guests will enjoy small bites and sample wines from local and international wine makers, and will have the opportunity to …

SOMArts is Hiring: Director of Communications

Job Title: Director of Communications Hours: Full-time/40hrs per week, exempt Date Posted: December 21, 2015 Schedule: 9:00am­-5:30pm with breaks according to wage and hour laws. Some evening and weekend availability required. Required availability in 2016 includes the evenings of February …


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?”