Stories about Visual Art

SFMOMA’s immersive ‘Sublime Seas’ mixes ‘Blue Planet’ beauty with unfathomable brutality

A legendary British painting and a contemporary Ghanaian artist's video work combine for a visceral new show.

Architecturally sound neon Pomeranians: Our top 5 from Mexico City Art Week

As the art world flocked to CDMX for the latest, we downed medicated chocolates and took in some great work—on and off the beaten path.

Arts Forecast: Trans Film Fest, Renegade Craft Fair, Rebirth Brass Band …

David Sedaris, 3rd-i South Asian Film Fest, International Tea Fest, "Mumu," and more upcoming arts picks.

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.

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.

Black abstractions, charting a “Blank Map”

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

BIG WEEK: The top 10 things to do Wed/6-Sun/10

Sketchfest, Tape Music Festival, Bowie Birthday Bash, Movement Arts Festival, Project Nunway, Mochi Pounding,  Star Trek Live... By Marke B. BIG WEEK Sketchfest! Sketchfest! Sketchfest! Is...

Drawing the Crisis: Kseniia Zhuravskaia and Chee Min Lo on the eviction epidemic

CCA Comics students draw stories from the housing crisis. A 48 Hills exclusive series. ART LOOKS The Engage: Comics class at the California College of the Arts is...
48 Hills: Drawing the Crisis

Drawing the Crisis: Karlie Cheang and Jack Delacruz on the eviction epidemic

CCA Comics students draw stories from the housing crisis. A 48 Hills exclusive series. ART LOOKS The Engage: Comics class at the California College of the Arts is...
48 Hills: Drawing the Crisis

Drawing the Crisis: Georgia Chouteau and Trevi Alohilani Pendro on the eviction epidemic

CCA Comics students draw stories from the housing crisis. A 48 Hills exclusive series. ART LOOKS The Engage: Comics class at the California College of the Arts is...