Tag: San Francisco

SOMArts is hiring: Executive Director

SOMArts Cultural Center (South of Market Arts, Resources, Technology, and Services or SOMArts) is an independent nonprofit that operates the South of Market Cultural Center. SOMArts’ mission is to cultivate access to the arts within the Bay Area by collaborating with community …

SOMArts is hiring: Event & Support Services Administrator

The Event & Support Services Administrator facilitates access to SOMArts facility and support services, provided at below-market rates to over 100 non-profits and other cultural producers annually through SOMArts’ Affordable Space Program and Neighborhood Arts Services Program. A wide range …

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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Making a Scene Interview: Precita Eyes Muralists Association

For Making a Scene: 50 Years of Alternative Bay Area Spaces we interviewed Susan Cervantes the Founding Director of Precita Eyes Muralists Association in the Mission District of San Francisco. As a community-based mural arts organization, Precita Eyes Muralists Association looks …

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Making a Scene Interview: DSF Clothing Co. & Print Shop

  For Making a Scene: 50 Years of Alternative Bay Area Spaces we interviewed Devon Chulick, Co-Owner/Company Director of DSF Clothing Co. & Print Shop (formerly D-Structure) located in the Lower Haight neighborhood of San Francisco. As a store and gallery …

CE Artist Paul Gee photo by Nina Menconi

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 …

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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 …

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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 …