Stories about Art

200 years of poetic art vibes in BAMPFA’s ‘Way Bay’

An expansive, exhilarating, somewhat loopy show that's full of individual wonders

‘The Third Muslim’ highlights queer faith, art, resilience

New show at SOMArts focuses on artists whose identities have 'pushed them to the margins of the margins.'

Ed Lee’s development legacy and the end of ‘balanced growth’

A serious reflection on how the mayor presided over evictions, displacement, and the greatest economic inequality in modern history

The Agenda, Jan 8-16: A critical rent-control vote, and the power struggle at City Hall

Can a good tenant bill clear the state Assembly -- and who does the power structure want in the Mayor's Office?

What the new mayor’s race poll really shows

Leno comes out ahead -- but with ranked-choice voting, the real story is whether London Breed can run as the candidate of Ed Lee's legacy

How do you feel?

The mayor has passed. The city is passing. How is one supposed to feel?

FRESH Festival, bigger than ever, electrifies January

Three solid weeks of experimental dance, performance, music, and more combat the toxicity of our times with communal art and new ideas.

The Agenda, Jan 2-9: The mayoral issues

The campaigns need to give us specific plans and proposals, starting today

At Emerald Cup, the art of dabbing

Sampling our way through the Big Kahuna of marijuana events -- with stops at Deviant Dabs, Positive Roots Garden and more.

Last-Minute Holiday Gift Cheat Sheet

One-stop holiday shopping spots where you can scoop up special goodies for everyone, and maybe a little something for yourself