Stories about Arts

Arts Forecast: Autumn Lights, Space Visitors, Clarion Alley Block Party …

Gathering of the Tribes, Liszt Gala, Open Carry Guitar Rally, Ed Asner, and more cool things ahead this week.

Arts Forecast: Sandcastles, Teotihuacan, Street Food Fest, Poke-Con….

10 upcoming arts (and food and music and nightlife) events of note, in our new regular column.

SOMArts show kicks off Dia de los Muertos season

Opening Fri/6 with a huge party, this artist-made offrenda extravaganza is an essential community event.

Supes vote to protect arts space after some disingenuous whining

Wiener, Farrell complain that progressives are using the ballot to push their agenda -- which is exactly what Wiener and Farrell are doing

Black abstractions, charting a “Blank Map”

National Queer Arts Fest kicks off with a psychedelic experiment in collective artmaking, Fri/3-Sun/12.

Can we stop the displacement of arts space and industry?

Kim drafts legislation that would stop the decimation of affordable PDR and arts space in Soma and the Mission
48 Hills: Big Week

San Francisco, beautifully Expo’d

A slew of exhibits and events take us back to 1915's Pan-Pacific International Exposition.  By Marke B.  ART LOOKS San Francisco is getting thrown back, way back,...

BIG WEEK: What to do Aug. 19-25, 2015

SF Drag King Contest, Origami-Palooza, Hempcon, Afterskool Specials, Thee Oh Sees, Coco Fusco, Jill Scott, more essential events. DON'T MISS OUT! Sign up for...

National Queer Arts Festival in full, fabulous swing

Monthlong, immersive celebration of queer expression takes on cholo culture, punk outbursts, hot comics, high-wire acts, #queerfails, hanky code twists, more  By Marke B. ART LOOKS...