Stories about Visual Arts

Fall Arts aflame! The 50+ best things to do this season

Awesome festivals, fantastic concerts, great movies galore, and more must-see nightlife, dance, and visual arts highlights.

Opera singer Russell Thomas on diversity, drive, and ‘Roberto Devereux’

Starring in SF Opera's latest, the tenor calls on arts institutions to "look to their communities" for talent that attracts audiences.

Arts Forecast: Soundwave’s diverse, reverberating visions

Plus: Fringe Festival, Electronic Music Festival, Bay Area Now, Opera in the Park, Oakland Pride, and more upcoming events

Arts Forecast: A Princely debut, the Science of Rhythm, Haight Street Fair, more …

Lydia Lunch, Speedy Ortiz, Meat Beat Manifesto, A History of Violence, the Art of Romanowski, and more on tap this week.

“Like watching your parents have sex”

Mexico City's art week 2016 both fascinated and appalled -- but there was genius, and there were tacos.
48 Hills Big WeeK Black Comix Art festival

BIG WEEK + PARTY RADAR: Top 10 things to do Thu/14-Mon/18

Black Comix, Berlin and Beyond, Disco Daddy, Black Salt Collective, Richie Hawtin, Future Days, MLK Celebration, more great events and parties.

The Agenda, Dec. 28- Jan 3: New Year’s resolutions ….

... for everyone else. What we'd like to see in 2016.
48 Hills: Drawing the Crisis

Drawing the Crisis: Tony Cha and Liam Lee 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 Streetopia

Dreaming of a new Streetopia

Groundbreaking 2012 arts festival -- which fought Lee's "art washed" gentrification plan -- is revisited with new book and two events, Thu/15 and Fri/16.  By...

Saving radical actions and spaces, virtually

Bay Area Society of Art and Activism "Collective Memory" project archives alternative history -- and wants you to contribute. By Caitlin Donohue ART LOOKS How to...