Catchlight Presents: Status Update, Nov 13–15

Join us from 6-9pm, Friday, November 13 at SOMArts for the opening of Status Update, a new exhibition of photography and video about change, chance and inequality in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Reclaim, Laura Ming Wong, Digital Photograph, 2015.

Artist Interview: Laura Ming Wong

Your photography depicts the comfort of a bed surrounded by the outdoors. What does the contrast of furniture and the outdoors symbolize to you? People I’ve interacted with professionally and personally have told me that I’m guarded to the point …


Artist Interview: Natalie Sacramento

What was your process like in selecting the found objects that make up your work? As a “non-artist” entering the A Place of Her Own Residency in the Fall of 2014, the thought of making art was a daunting one. …


A Place of Her Own, Opening Reception, Nov 19

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?” Free opening reception, 6–9pm.


The News: Let’s Get Musical, Nov 3

A monthly cabaret-style evening of fresh, queer performance, The News is guest curated by Peter Max Lawrence and features Carletta Sue Kay, Daniel Redman, AIDS (Philip Huang & Khalil Sullivan), Jeremy Endo, and Club Meds.

21575332014_37aabbc00e_k (1)

Today is the Shadow of Tomorrow: Día de los Muertos 2015, Closing Event, Nov 7

Final opportunity to view & interact with the altars, features live music, interactive installations & a Día de los Muertos inspired artist market


Dia de los Muertos: Interview Roundup

Here you can find the interview roundup for this year’s Dia de los Muertos Exhibition. Now in its 16th year, the annual Day of the Dead exhibition at SOMArts Cultural Center offers one of the most internationally diverse Día de …


Today is the Shadow of Tomorrow: Día de los Muertos Exhibition, October 9–November 7, 2015

On view October 9–November 7. Extended gallery hours: Tuesday–Friday 12–7pm, Saturday 11am–5pm & Sunday 11am–3pm.