Tag: San Francisco

Making a Scene Interview: Creativity Explored

Leading up to Making a Scene: 50 Years of Alternative Spaces, a visual art exhibition with accompanying events that spotlights a rich history of Bay Area artist-run, independent and alternative spaces, Intern Michael Fontana talked with Charlotte Miller Russell, a …

Making a Scene Interview: Wonderland SF

Leading up to Making a Scene: 50 Years of Alternative Spaces, a visual art exhibition with accompanying events that spotlights a rich history of Bay Area artist-run, independent and alternative spaces, Intern Michael Fontana talked with Irene Hernandez-Feiks, founder and …

Beatnik parade downtown in Union Square, August 13, 1958. Photo: Bancroft Library

Contribute to the Wiki for Collective Memory/Making a Scene

In conjunction with the exhibition, the Bay Area Society for Art & Activism is creating articles for the Collective Memory: Art & Activism Archive for the alternative spaces listed here and any other alternative space that has had an impact. Additionally, it would be great to get …

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Food Social: Indoor Pop-up Market 3-year Anniversary, June 6

Start the summer off right at Food Social’s 3-Year Anniversary Celebration: a one of a kind experience featuring some of the hottest street food vendors, apparel pop-ups, and DJ sets the Bay Area has to offer. It’s going to be one …

SOMArts Seeks P/T Communications & Community Engagement Coordinator, 6 month position

SOMARTS COMMUNICATIONS & COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT COORDINATOR Time Commitment:  25hrs/wk, during business hours M–F, 9am–6pm with some flexibility possible. Some mandatory evenings and weekends, including assistance during large events as follows: SOMArts SOULstice Party, June 20, 12pm–9pm Making a Scene Opening Reception, July …

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The News features a Wild Card Night of New, Queer Work

On Tuesday, May 5, free admission, creator of The News Kolmel W Love hosts the very first live performance by The Homobiles, as well as performances by Katie Kelly, Cassandra Falby, OutLook Theatre Project, and W Love.

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The News features National Queer Arts Festival Preview Performances, April 7

On the first Tuesday of each month The News, presented by SOMArts Cultural Center, features new, queer work by Bay Area artists. The News is a monthly cabaret evening that spotlights 10-minute or less performance pieces, experiments, and works in …

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Timeless Motion, February 18–March 23, 2016

Timeless Motion exposes the science and magic behind cinema. Using photography, collage, drawing and sculptural installation, the exhibition reveals how moving image art is created and how the human response to visual phenomena drives the magical illusion of movement. Visitors …