Imaginarium Group Exhibition

The Department of Art + Architecture at The University of San Francisco presents a reception for IMAGINARIUM, an exhibition of BA thesis projects from Design + Fine Arts, Thursday, May 16, 6–9pm


Threads in Unbound Kimonos, May 18

What: Threads in Unbound Kimonos, a Butoh Performance by Hiroko Tamano and Troupe, installation by Judy Shintani When: Saturday, May 18, 4–5pm Where: 934 Brannan St. (between 8th & 9th) How Much: $15 admission at the door Three Butoh dancers, enter like …


Emerging Arts Professionals presents Re-Imagining The Box

Join an open forum for discussion around how R&D fits into arts and cultural innovation, Monday, May 13, 6–8pm.


Taste of Potrero

Taste of Potrero is San Francisco’s premier food gala, showcasing stellar tastes and libations from local top restaurants on Thursday, May 9th. All proceeds will benefit Daniel Webster Elementary School.


The News: Fresh, Queer Performance

The News is the new place to see fresh, queer performance by Bay Area artists. This May The News collaborates with Queer Cultural Center to give audiences a first look at four National Queer Arts Festival performances on Tuesday, May 7, 7:30–9pm.


Opening Reception for underCurrents & the Quest for Space

On Thursday, May 2, 5–8pm, meet the artists whose work detonates a discourse on the under-discussed issues impacting Asian Americans.

How To Adopt

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Exhibiting Artist Interview: Hugh Leeman

  For the past five years, Hugh Leeman has lived and worked in the Tenderloin.  Over the course of his tenure there, his work has grown to center around his relationships with his homeless neighbors, specifically through what he calls …