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Remembrance and Resistance: Día de los Muertos 2017 exhibition unveiling, October 6

Update: Advance tickets for tonight’s event are officially sold out! Doors open to ticket holders at 6:00pm. We will be selling a limited number of walk-up tickets at the door for $15. If capacity permits, we will release a limited …

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Remembrance and Resistance: Día de los Muertos 2017 Mission Salon, October 20

Now in its 18th year, the annual Day of the Dead exhibition at SOMArts Cultural Center offers one of the most internationally diverse Día de los Muertos celebrations in the United States. Merging traditional Mexican altars with contemporary art installations, …

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Francis Calimlim in The Ramp Gallery, September 5–October 1, 2017

Re-Turn is a series that consists of two separate projects, Balik and Isalate, which both document isolated subjects. The two larger prints feature moments of a performance piece titled Balik, which translates to “return”, where the artist tied together and …

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Advancing Equity in Arts Education Summit, September 16, 2017

On Saturday, September 16, SOMArts will host a day-long summit focused on advancing equity in arts education in conjunction with the Annual Murphy and Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition. Featuring interactive panel discussions and live performances, the summit will bring …

SOMArts Communications & Development Assistant

SOMArts Cultural Center seeks an organized and detail-oriented Communications & Development Assistant to support administrative tasks associated with organizational communications and fundraising. This part-time role will work closely with SOMArts’ staff to execute a comprehensive communications and development strategy for …

SOMArts Communications Internship

SOMArts Cultural Center seeks a creative and detail-oriented Communications Intern to support the development and execution of a comprehensive marketing and communications strategy for the organization. The Communications Intern is supervised by the Director of Communications & Strategy and will …

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Zerena Diaz in The Ramp Gallery, August 8–September 3, 2017

Visions of a Queer Future explores the queering of landscapes and science fiction. Genderqueer and trans species coexist and intermix with the landscapes, forming a familiar-strange universe. Fantasy and science fiction are used to re-imagine our relationship with our bodies and the …

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The Annual Murphy & Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition Opening Reception, September 7, 2017

Opening with a reception and awards ceremony Thursday, September 7, 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 18 recipients of the competitive Jack K and …