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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.

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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

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The News: BE/LONG

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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A Place of Her Own: Interview Roundup

    Here you can find the interview roundup for A Place of Her Own. A Place of Her Own features more than 30 artworks and large-scale installations that excavate the vibrant dreams and hopes of women. On view with accompanying public programming …

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Support The News on #givingtuesday, December 1

SOMArts has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. Occurring this year on December 1, #GivingTuesday is held annually on the Tuesday …

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The Tiny Painting Collective in The Ramp Gallery, November 3–November 24, 2015

The Tiny Painting Collective was started in 2014 by four San Francisco artists Susan Mullaney, Amy Harcourt, Lalit Nadkarni and Susanne Friedrich, who got together to create small paintings on wood blocks ranging from 1 x 1 in. to 8 …

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Chrysalis Printmaking Studio Open House, November 19

Enjoy fresh-off-the-press fine art prints including linocuts, monotypes, and monoprints by a variety of artists who have printed at Chrysalis Studio during the past year. Artists showing will include: Corey Brown, Jan Currie, Adrian Hern, Julie Flynn, Kristina Horton-Flaherty, Lucy Irwin, Katie Gilmartin, …

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Artist Interview: Susan Almazol

Can you explain the title, “Saying Yes,” as it relates to your work? “Saying Yes” means being receptive to and curious about anything that can happen when one gets older. I have learned to accept with the same welcoming attitude …