Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Tag: Leather

Ultimate Pride Guide 2016

PARTY RADAR The night of the Orlando shootings, I was at the African American Arts and Culture Complex surrounded by friends I've shared hundreds of dance floors with, watching...

Protesters go to City Hall: ‘A young man was murdered on your watch’

“There’s been this kind of waiting game going on, let’s just wait this out and see if people lose interest and go away. Well look at us here today!...

“Like watching your parents have sex”

ART LOOKS I harbor a sick love for art fairs and have been known to travel across the country on my own dime to cover Art Basel for alternative...
48 Hills Big Week

BIG WEEK: What to do Sept 30-Oct 6, 2015

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass, Castro Street Fair, Veg Fest, Art Night, Sharktoberfest, Algiers, John Carpenter tribute, more essential events this week. By Marke B.  BIG WEEK As the story usually goes, one of...
48 Hills: Folsom Parties 2015

Quick ‘n dirty guide to this year’s Folsom parties

Here piggy, piggies: The trough overfloweth with art openings, film screenings, late-night dancing, and daylight naughtiness. Plus: Some other parties!   By Marke B. PARTY RADAR OK, let's start with the GIANT...
48 Hills Party Radar

PARTY RADAR: As You Like It, Lindstrøm + Optimo, Spen + Karizma, Tigerstyle, more

Choice nightlife and dance floor affairs, Fri/18-Sun/20. By Marke B.  PARTY RADAR There's such an astonishing windfall of good parties this weekend, I don't think many of us will live to see...

BIG WEEK: What to do Sept. 16-22, 2015

By Caitlin Donohue SF Punk Renaissance looks back, Lex Club documentary screening, Teengirl Fantasy, DJ Uniiqu3, Amy Winehouse art and more The Punk Rock Sewing Circle doesn't gossip while crocheting dog...
48 Hills: Mark I. Chester

Four decades of SF radical sex on display

New book, gallery show, and talk look back at photographer Mark I. Chester's vital, historic work in the leather-BDSM community. By Marke B. ART LOOKS He's been called "Leather's Proust" by famous sexologist...

BIG WEEK: What to do Sept. 9-15, 2015

By Caitlin Donohue Prancing Elites warm you up for Oakland Pride, plus Slice Harvester, Lenny Kravitz, Big Dick's House of Big Boobs, Mad Decent Block Party after info, and Tormenta...

La Chica Boom explodes herself (almost)

Multimedia artist brings raw, transformative retrospective to Galeria de la Raza -- hot sauce strap-ons included.  By Caitlin Donohue ART LOOKS Xandra Ibarra, a.k.a. Bay Area multimedia artist La Chica Boom, has built an international...