Notice of Public Meeting: SOMArts Board of Directors, May 1

What: SOMArts Board of Directors Meeting When: Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 12–2pm, public comment from 1:30–2pm Where: 934 Brannan St. (between 8th & 9th) What else: Please RSVP to Debra Bok at 415-863-1414, ext. 111


Night Light: Multimedia Garden Party

ADVANCE TICKETS SOLD OUT! One night only, Saturday, April 27, 2013, 8pm to midnight, the group exhibition Night Light: Multimedia Garden Party blankets SOMArts in site-specific luminous art installations, live music and performances, and digital and cinematic projections by more than 50 artists.


Auctions 101: ArtSpan Collectors Evening, April 11

What: Auctions 101: Collectors Evening at the ArtSpan Benefit Auction When: Thursday, April 11, 6–8pm Where: 934 Brannan St. (between 8th & 9th) How Much: $10 admission or free for ArtSpan members Join ArtSpan for an educational and art-filled panel …

Exhibiting artist Interview: Candy Chang

Part public art, part design, part experimental urbanism, Candy Chang’s installations can be hard to classify.  Her large-scale chalkboard installation Before I Die, featured in SOMArts’ exhibition Dial Collect, open April 5–26, has been installed in over thirty countries and …

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Silent Karaoke and Snippet Interviews

Experience karaoke as you never have before before— without speakers! Become part of Lori Gordon’s Snippets project and KJ Paul’s interactive karaoke installation, Thursday, April 11, 7–9pm in the gallery among the art in Dial Collect.

Exhibiting Artist Interview: Lori Gordon

Artist Lori Gordon has made a practice of eavesdropping.  For her ongoing project Snippets, featured in SOMArts’ exhibition Dial Collect, open April 5–26, she reproduces fragments of overheard conversations as pieces of text and displays them publicly. In this interview, she …

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San Francisco Yellow Bike’s Upcycle Ball

San Francisco Yellow Bike Project (SFYBP) for educational, volunteer-run workshops, a community silent auction, custom screen prints painted live, tasty bites and a dance party to benefit their volunteer-powered community bike shop, Saturday, April 6, 6pm–12am.

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Dial Collect Opening Reception

Experience large-scale, audience-interactive installations and meet the artists behind them on Thursday, April 4, 6pm–9pm