At War, February 3–29

At War, curated by and featuring artists Peter Max Lawrence and Truong Tran, explores identities in conflict, ranging from ethnic, gender, and sexual identity to conflicts of artistic identity indicated by disparate processes, practices, and mediums.


At War Opens Friday, February 3, 6–9pm

Join artists Peter Max Lawrence and Truong Tran for a first look at hundreds of paintings, drawings, videos, and sculptures which incorporate religious elements, assumptive queer histories, and war iconography.

The Making & Meaning of Renée Rhodes’ Muscle Maps for Virtual Travels

Our CCA Community Student Fellow, Bianca Sandiko, caught up with exhibiting artist Renée Rhodes to ask her a few questions about her fascinating video piece for Get Lucky: The Culture of Chance. “Muscle Maps for Virtual Travels” is  displayed in …

Nolan Jones in The Ramp Gallery through February 6

What: Nolan Jones in The Ramp Gallery Where: The Ramp Gallery When: January 14–February 6, 2012 This body of work, designed and created by Nolan Jones, is based on research into the text-based visual art of John Cage, who often played with typography …


The Making & Meaning of Antonio Cortez’ 3D Mathematical I Ching Chart

Below the jump our CCA Community Student Fellow, Bianca Sandiko, interviews exhibiting artist Antonio Cortez about his “3D Mathematical I Ching Chart” as part of Get Lucky: The Culture of Chance. The exhibition is open for viewing this week  Tues.–Thurs.,12-7pm, and …


January & February Volunteer Opportunities

What: Tons of opportunities to make a difference by volunteering at SOMArts! When:  January & February Where: 934 Brannan St. (between 8th & 9th) Our biggest volunteer event of the year, Community Volunteer Garden & Cleanup Day, will be held …


Open Call for Submissions: True Crime

Chances are you’ve committed an illegal act at some point in your life. Here’s your opportunity to make an anonymous confession in the name of art. True Crime is a locally produced representation of everyday life criminality conceived by Critical …


Upgrade! SF Discusses The Art & Technology of Chance

Join the members of Upgrade! SF for a public conversation about new media art to compliment the exhibition Get Lucky: The Culture of Chance.