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selected dates: 5/17/13-5/17/23 [clear]

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MAY 17TH, 2013
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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Christoph Roßner: Kuriositätenkabinett

Romer Young Gallery    potrero district
1240 22nd St
San Francisco, CA 94107
415.550.7483
http://www.romeryounggallery.com/
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Opening added about 2 years ago


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Group Show: Currency: The Moving Image

The Contemporary Jewish Museum    soma
736 Mission Street, (between 3rd and 4th st.)
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.655.7800
http://thecjm.org
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Screening added about 2 years ago

In conjunction with the Contemporary Jewish Museum, SFAI presents a screening of works by graduating Master of Fine Arts students who excel in the moving image field. Steeped in an avant-garde tradition, SFAI’s MFA program encourages conceptual experimentation and fosters an independent spirit in both thinking and making. Across works in film, video, and performance documentation, the featured ar...   [more]


MAY 18TH, 2013
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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b artMRKT San Francisco 2013 - Discussions

artMRKT San Francisco    marina/presidio
Festival Pavilion - Fort Mason Center , Marina Boulevard
San Francisco, CA 94123
(212) 518-6912
http://www.art-mrkt.com/sf
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Opening added about 2 years ago


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Radka Pulliam: Artists Drawing Club: Tender Landscapes with Radka Pulliam

Asian Art Museum    union square/civic center
200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
415.581.3500
http://www.asianart.org/
3:00 PM - 3:40 PM
Other added about 2 years ago

Take a walk with artist Radka Pulliam as part of the Asian Art Museum's new monthly program series, Artists Drawing Club. The 30-40 minute journey begins inside the Asian Art Museum and finishes at ArtPadSF. Meander through the city’s last ungentrified frontier, the Tenderloin, a diverse neighborhood with a storied history that thrives despite its bad rap. Along the way, discover intimate connection...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Group Show: Artists Panel Presentation - Origins: Elemental Forms in Contemporary Sculpture

Berkeley Art Center    east bay
1275 Walnut Street
Berkeley, CA 94709
(510) 644-6893
http://www.berkeleyartcenter.org/
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Artist talk added about 2 years ago

Artists in the exhibition will discuss their work in the context of the exhibition's thematic framework, and offer insights into their own artistic practice and process. Light refreshments and Q&A to follow.   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Jarrett Earnest, Whitney VANGRIN, Leigha Mason: Cerberus: New Transmedial Work

Meridian Gallery    union square/civic center
535 Powell Street
San Francisco, CA 94108
415-398-7229
http://www.meridiangallery.org
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Opening added about 2 years ago


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Mathew Hale: Ma The Whale

Ratio 3    mission
2831A Mission St.
San Francisco, CA 94110
415·821·3371
http://www.ratio3.org
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Opening added about 2 years ago


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Spring Show 2013

San Francisco Art Institute    financial district/wharf
800 Chestnut Street
San Francisco , CA 94133
415 749 4500
http://www.sfai.edu
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Opening added about 2 years ago


MAY 19TH, 2013
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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Whitney VANGRIN: Sand and Tar

Meridian Gallery    union square/civic center
535 Powell Street
San Francisco, CA 94108
415-398-7229
http://www.meridiangallery.org
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Performance added about 2 years ago

Sand and Tar is a new performance made of a combination of the artist's body, materials from the Northern California Coastline and roofing tar. The action will be performed before a live audience, while simultaneously recorded to a live feed online, as well as to a close circuit television present in the space. Whitney Vangrin is a sculptor and performance artist. Equal parts physical and psych...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Leigha Mason, Jarrett Earnest, Whitney VANGRIN: 1:1:1 - Cerberus and Collaboration Discussion

Meridian Gallery    union square/civic center
535 Powell Street
San Francisco, CA 94108
415-398-7229
http://www.meridiangallery.org
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Artist talk added about 2 years ago

The three artists in Cerberus will discuss their individual works on exhibition, as well as projects they completed together while collaborating on '1:1', a year-long project space that the three founded and directed together. This multi-media presentation will conclude with a Q&A moderated by a special guest. This discussion will follow a performance by Whitney Vangrin.   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Live and Become (Screening)

The Contemporary Jewish Museum    soma
736 Mission Street, (between 3rd and 4th st.)
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.655.7800
http://thecjm.org
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Screening added about 2 years ago

The magnificent, award-winning story of an Ethiopian boy airlifted from a Sudanese refugee camp and brought to Israel in 1984 during Operation Moses. Shlomo is plagued by two big secrets; he is neither a Jew nor an orphan, just an African boy who survived and wants, somehow, to fulfill his Ethiopian mother’s parting request that he “go, live, and become” (140 min, 2005). Presented in conjunction wi...   [more]


MAY 21ST, 2013
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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Feast of Words: A Literary Potluck (Undercurrents)

SOMArts Cultural Center    soma
934 Brannan @ 8th
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 552-1770
http://www.somarts.org/
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Other added about 2 years ago

Feast of Words: A Literary Potluck is an intimate monthly dinner party where writers and foodies come together to eat, write, and share. Head to Feast of Words on the third Tuesday of each month to discover local chefs and writers, bring a dish on the monthly theme and share your on-the-spot writing to be entered in a drawing for edibles, books and other prizes! On Tuesday, May 21, 7–9pm, Feast...   [more]


MAY 23RD, 2013
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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Weston Teruya: Artists Drawing Club: 9th Island and Other Lands with Weston Teruya

Asian Art Museum    union square/civic center
200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
415.581.3500
http://www.asianart.org/
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Artist talk added about 2 years ago

Weston Teruya will recreate objects and ephemera that represent Hawaii “expats’” ties to their old home. This collection of fragments from a dislocated local culture will be installed in the museum’s existing displays and reinterpreted by guides throughout the night. About the Artists Drawing Club: Each month, this new series invites a local contemporary artist to use the museum as a project pla...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Enrique Chagoya: Their Freedom of Expression

Kala Art Institute    east bay
2990 San Pablo Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94702
510-841-7000
http://www.kala.org
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Opening added about 2 years ago


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Allen Ginsberg: Beat Memories: The Photographs of Allen Ginsberg

The Contemporary Jewish Museum    soma
736 Mission Street, (between 3rd and 4th st.)
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.655.7800
http://thecjm.org
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Opening added about 2 years ago


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Beat Memories:The Photographs of Allen Ginsberg - Curator Talk & Performance

The Contemporary Jewish Museum    soma
736 Mission Street, (between 3rd and 4th st.)
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.655.7800
http://thecjm.org
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Performance added about 2 years ago

Members have priority ticketing to a talk about Allen Ginsberg, his life, and the making of the exhibition, Beat Memories: The Photographs of Allen Ginsberg , with the National Gallery of Art’s Senior Curator of Photographs Sarah Greenough. The talk is followed by an original musical arrangement of Ginsberg’s 1956 poem “America.”   [more]



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