SOMArts Curatorial Residencies 2016 Q&A

A Place of Her Own preview

SOMArts is hosting three question-and-answer sessions to address questions about our Curatorial Residency and the application process. Chat online or in person with SOMArts staff.

Before you register—which you can do here, and which is required for each session—please keep in mind that the date you choose determines whether the session is online or in-person.

Also, please first review the Frequently Asked Questions.

Full information about the Commons Curatorial Residency can be found here.


Come and see the facilities at SOMArts, get a sense of the gallery space and ask questions about the application process.

If you’re planning on attending but haven’t RSVP’d you are still welcome to join tonight’s information session.

Tuesday, September 20, 6:30PM to 8:00PM - Register here


Two virtual opportunities to talk directly to The Commons program organizers and ask any questions you might have about the application process. Regsitrants for the online sessions will receive instructions for joining the chat by email at least 48 hours before event. We will email all registrants with a link to the chat 24 hours before the session.

Tuesday, September 27, 12PM to 1PM - Register here

Wednesday, September 28, 7PM to 8PM - Register here


If you need access to a computer or technical assistance with the process, register to receive assistance on Saturday, Oct 3rd, 12PM to 2PM from Carolina Quintanilla in the Main Gallery at SOMArts, 934 Brannan St. San Francisco, CA (between 8th and 9th) by leaving Carolina a voicemail at 415-863-1414 xt 110. You must RSVP by (3) business days in advance to participate.


Image: A Place of Her Own preview: Rachel Endoso speaks with artist Manon Bogerd Wada, photo by Cris Matos. Installation by Black Salt Collective, photo by Claire Stacy.