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A First of Its Kind Stanley Kubrick Exhibit Coming to SF

A First of Its Kind Stanley Kubrick Exhibit Coming to SF

The first show dedicated to the life and work of legendary filmmaker Stanley Kubrick is coming to San Francisco starting June 30 and will be available to view at the Contemporary Jewish Museum through October 30. The exhibit will showcase a treasure trove of materials…

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Photo of the Week: Brett Anstrom

Photo of the Week: Brett Anstrom

Submit your photo by tagging @sfstation on Instagram and don’t forget to add #snapwednesday Photo of the Week by Brett Anstrom AKA Bretta (San Mateo) What would you say is the the best part about photographing these images? Brett: Photography for me seems to be an extension of my love for…

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Meet Featured Artist Aaron De La Cruz

Meet Featured Artist Aaron De La Cruz

We spoke with our site’s featured artist for this month, Aaron De La Cruz, on his technique and creative motivations while painting. De La Cruz is known for producing patterned murals at times evocative of the mosaic-like prints of  late NYC-based artist Keith Herring. De…

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Free Outdoor Movie Nights: Oakland & SF

Free Outdoor Movie Nights: Oakland & SF

Get your popcorn ready. Starting in June, both San Francisco and Oakland will be hosting a series of free, outdoor movie screenings each month throughout the summer and early fall. SF’s premiere outdoor film series, Film Night in the Park, will be showing six films…

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Drawings by Prison Inmates of CEOs in ‘Captured’ Art Show Invites Discussions on Corporate Crime

Drawings by Prison Inmates of CEOs in ‘Captured’ Art Show Invites Discussions on Corporate Crime

On Thursday, May 26th, Heron Arts Gallery will host Captured: People in Prison Drawing People Who Should Be, the first public exhibition and discussion led by the creators of Captured, a limited edition hardcover book featuring drawings done by prison inmates, depicting corporate CEOs whose…

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The Search for Lucas Museum’s Future Home Continues: Treasure Island on the Table

The Search for Lucas Museum’s Future Home Continues: Treasure Island on the Table

Filmmaker and entrepreneur George Lucas is currently in discussions with San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee about building his Lucas Museum Of Narrative Art on the west side of Treasure Island. Lucas has been attempting to build the museum for many years. His original site was…

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Photo of the Week: Adrian Bogatsky

Photo of the Week: Adrian Bogatsky

Photo of the Week by Adrian Bogatsky aka Adrian Sky (San Francisco) Nice to meet you Adrian! What became a motivation for you in pursuing photography? Adrian: Hey hows it going! I’m a local native born and raised in the Outer Sunset. Growing up I was…

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Joy Gallery’s Photography Show Heads Down Music Memory Lane

Joy Gallery’s Photography Show Heads Down Music Memory Lane

You know, when you’re a kid and you adopt a dog and have no idea what to name him, because all the names in the world just didn’t seem to do your new awesome pet any justice, so you end up naming it something straightforward…

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End of an Era: ‘Terminus’ Party Celebrating the Artist Community of Treasure Island’s Building 180

End of an Era: ‘Terminus’ Party Celebrating the Artist Community of Treasure Island’s Building 180

The one-of-a-kind organic artist community situated inside Building 180 on the 393-acre man-made Treasure Island will be forced to close this month. To commemorate their historical creative run, the crew of designers behind the Burning Man Disco Space Shuttle art car are hosting one final…

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It’s ALIVE! The Third Annual California Academy of Sciences NightLife LIVE Music Series is Upon Us

It’s ALIVE! The Third Annual California Academy of Sciences NightLife LIVE Music Series is Upon Us

  NightLife at the California Academy of Sciences is, without fail, one of the best weekly events to attend in the city. If you’ve ever wanted to take out-of-town friends somewhere that is truly “SF” but not totally predictable, or want to pick a fun…

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Axel Void’s Solo Show “Nobody” Surveys the Life of One Man (Athen B Gallery)

Axel Void’s Solo Show “Nobody” Surveys the Life of One Man (Athen B Gallery)

Months after artist Axel Void painted a street mural in Atlanta, he received a curious email from a man named Alvin Morris saying the photo he’d based his painting on was one of his childhood photos. Void’s painting of Morris was first discovered by his…

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Photo of the Week: Dan Tran

Photo of the Week: Dan Tran

Photo of the Week by Dan Tran aka Nartnad (San Francisco) What is an interesting fact about yourself and what motivates you to continue taking pictures the way you do right now? Dan: I am a practicing dentist, soon to begin my specialty training at UCSF, and…

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