Saint Elmo’s Fire in The Ramp Gallery, September 23–October 21, 2013

What: Saint Elmo’s Fire: Electrographic Images by Kerry Laitala When: September 23–October 21, 2013 Where: The Ramp Gallery, a community curated space at 934 Brannan St. (between 8th and 9th) Kerry Laitala’s collection of electrographic images explores the intersection between science and superstition, …


SOMArts Volunteer Orientation

SOMArts is gearing up for big events around our annual Day of the Dead exhibition, and we need your help! Find out how you can make a difference this October at the volunteer orientation, Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 6–7:30pm.


ArtSpan’s ArtLaunch Event, October 10

What: ArtLaunch When: Thursday, October 10, 6:30–9pm Where: 934 Brannan St. (between 8th & 9th) What Else:Click here for tickets Join ArtSpan at ArtLaunch, the opening reception for the SF Open Studios Exhibition! Be the first to preview over 400 …


Commons Curatorial Residency Information Session

Tonight, Monday, September 23, 6:30pm, meet SOMArts staff and learn more about the application process for the Commons Curatorial Residency.


Make Art Your Business: Art Marketing, September 24

What: Make Art Your Business: Art Marketing When: Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 6–7:30pm Where: 934 Brannan St. (between 8th & 9th) How Much: Free for SF Open Studios artists, ArtSpan members and SOMArts artists. $10 suggested donation from the general public, …


Bay Area Trajectories

Join seasoned artists and curators in a discussion about how the exhibiting artists in The San Francisco Foundation & SOMArts’ Murphy & Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition reflect, extend and advance the rich history of art in the Bay Area, Wednesday, September 18th.


Coalition on Homelessness Art Auction

Transform art into action and stand up for human rights this Thursday, September 12, 5:30–10pm at the Coalition’s 13th annual live and silent auction featuring over 100 Bay Area artists and live music.


Call to Artists: Gathering the Embers 2013

What: Call to artists to produce work for Gathering the Embers: A Día de los Muertos Tribute Show on October 25, 2013, 7–9:30pm (produced by SOMArts Cultural Center, exhibition and programming curated by Amanda & Natalia Vigil) When: Click here …