Tag: Poetry

Dis/Play Group Exhibition, March 24 through April 23, 2015

SOMArts Cultural Center presents DIS/PLAY, a multidisciplinary exhibition of work by more than 30 Bay Area artists and groups who are stretching and expanding predictable representations of disability in the gallery space. DIS/PLAY centers the perspectives of artists with and without …


Gathering the Embers: A Día de los Muertos Tribute Show

On Saturday, October 20th, twelve Bay Area artists pay tribute to love, life, loss and resiliency through song, story and performance.

Community Generated Poem for Get Lucky: The Culture of Chance

For the opening reception of Get Lucky: The Culture of Chance, A.P. Sullivan constructed and performed a poem in two hours by anonymously collecting the thoughts and reactions of attendees to the surrounding artwork. Below you will find the resulting …


Feast of Words: A Literary Potluck “Celebrate”

Eat, write, and share on Tuesday, December 20th with poet Arisa White, youth chefs from Old Skool Café, and the return of the Potluck Brigade!

Old Skool Cafe

Feast of Words: A Literary Potluck

East, write and share this Tuesday with youth literary and culinary guests from 826 Valencia & Old Skool Café!


SOMArts’ First Ever “All Access” Weekend was a Hit!

Over 2,000 people enjoy the programming and offerings of SOMArts Cultural Center during “All Access” Weekend

Feast of Words guest Kirya Traber on Becoming Black

Kirya Traber, April 2011 literary guest at Feast of Words, performs a poem she wrote to accompany a monlogue titled “Becoming Black.” Tickets are still available for Feast of Words on Tuesday, April 5.


Closing Reception: Breathed … Unsaid …

Enjoy Breathed…Unsaid… one last time while taking in dance and poetry performances.