Artist Interview: Kaitlin Trataris

Your work is extremely personal in the way that it invites viewers into your home space, bringing the private sphere into the public sphere and vice versa. Why do you find it necessary to introduce these spheres to each other, …


Artist Interview: Leila Weefur

What is the significance of your chosen materials–crayons, clay, paints, boxes, and twine? Crayons, clay, and paints are materials that are manufactured in a range of colors that often serve to represent skin tones. When a child is drawing a person, …

San Francisco Ballet in Tomasson's Trio (© Erik Tomasson)

Grants for the Arts: How to Apply Workshop, Sept 23

SOMArts hosts a How to Apply workshop for the 2016-2017 Grants for the Arts: San Francisco Hotel Tax Fund on Wednesday, Sept. 23, 3-5pm.

SOMArts is hiring: Executive Director

SOMArts Cultural Center (South of Market Arts, Resources, Technology, and Services or SOMArts) is an independent nonprofit that operates the South of Market Cultural Center. SOMArts’ mission is to cultivate access to the arts within the Bay Area by collaborating with community …


TSFF & SOMArts Annual Murphy and Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition

A focused look at the future of the Bay Area visual and media arts landscape, showcasing 24 promising visual artists working across disciplines, opening with a free reception, Thursday, September 3, 6:30–9pm


Makers, Music & Mimosas 2015

Please note: this event is SOLD OUT! If you’d like to attend, please sign up for the waitlist on Eventbrite and we will notify you if a spot becomes available on a first-come, first-served basis. We will also maintain the waitlist at …

ArtSpan Art Tasting

ArtSpan SF Art Tasting 2015

Join ArtSpan for a taste of art, games, wine, and stimulating discussion at the SF Open Studios Exhibition. Admission:–  $10 General Admission, includes wine tasting and light snacks.–  Current ArtSpan Members & Registered SF Open Studios Artists will receive a promo …

Parrish Blue Night

Danja in the Ramp Gallery, August 28–September 30

Over time, Danja has eagerly pursued a variety of artistic expressions and mediums. This and the inspiration acquired from other artists, writers, musicians, philosophers, and nature are the “wind beneath her wings.” Recently she has been creating collages. Each one …