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Gray Area’s 100 Day No Ban Dance Party: Celebration of Diversity & Creative Resistance

Gray Area’s 100 Day No Ban Dance Party: Celebration of Diversity & Creative Resistance

It’s been nearly 100 days since President (*sigh*) Trump took office. There have been plenty of opportunities to shake our fists at the issues, but here’s a chance now to shake our asses. Gray Area, a local education hub, incubator and venue space, which also…

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The Weekend of Contemporary Art: stARTup Art Fair & Art Market Return

The Weekend of Contemporary Art: stARTup Art Fair & Art Market Return

Art shows are always aplenty in this city but the modern and contemporary art genre are expected to take center stage this weekend as Art Market, embarks on Fort Mason with a full list of high-profile galleries. Closeby, stARTup Art Fair, will also be opening up…

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10 Mind-Altering Sessions at Oakland’s Psychedelic Science Conference

10 Mind-Altering Sessions at Oakland’s Psychedelic Science Conference

No, you’re not hallucinating-it’s true. The Psychedelic Science Conference is returning to the East Bay this month with more than three days of events and programming that explores the latest in psychedelic drug research. The conference, happening April 21st-23rd at the Oakland Marriott City Center,…

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Guide: 7 Local Opportunities for Artists & D.I.Y. Creators to Sell their Goods

Guide: 7 Local Opportunities for Artists & D.I.Y. Creators to Sell their Goods

For artists, craftspeople, and anyone trying to make some income off their creations, there is a huge creative community in the SF Bay Area (yay!) and also some serious competition (d’oh!). And while the gatekeepers for the city’s galleries and event spaces tend to run the gamut…

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Art and Tech Unite at Virtual Reality Festival

Art and Tech Unite at Virtual Reality Festival

It’s hard to think about engineering futuristic worlds without trying to figure out how virtual reality (VR) will fit into this new technological era. And how will virtual reality play a part in art, as we know it? On Saturday, February 18th, ArtandVR: A Futurist…

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Sketchpad Gallery’s ‘My Little Big Friend’ Celebrates Childlike Awe of the Animal Kingdom

Sketchpad Gallery’s ‘My Little Big Friend’ Celebrates Childlike Awe of the Animal Kingdom

There doesn’t seem to be an exact word in the English language for the feeling of intrigue that we feel uniquely towards the animal kingdom; that awe that comes with observing flying birds or four-legged creatures. The way we’re drawn in by both their familiar yet…

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Interview with Bay Area Artist Zachary Sweet: Upcoming Solo Show, Dark Humor & Productivity

Interview with Bay Area Artist Zachary Sweet: Upcoming Solo Show, Dark Humor & Productivity

Zachary Sweet is a friend to fellow local artists and can’t be missed in a crowd. Standing out in both height and personality, he is still one humble dude with his feet on the ground and sketchbook in hand. And whether he is drawing on…

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Curators’ Choice: 12 Most Memorable SF Bay Area Art Shows of 2016

Curators’ Choice: 12 Most Memorable SF Bay Area Art Shows of 2016

In the Bay Area, there is always an art show about to open, a gallery about to close, and a new artist yet to be discovered. If it’s the first Friday of the month, chances are events are stacked. By attending one show, there’s a…

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10 SF Bay Area Artists Share New Year’s Resolutions for 2017

10 SF Bay Area Artists Share New Year’s Resolutions for 2017

While many are looking at 2016 with furrowed brows, it’s all the more important to ask, “what’s in store for 2017?” How can we find ways to improve ourselves, create more and positively impact others? To light the way, we asked ten local artists to share some…

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60th San Francisco International Film Festival Starts Early with Special Anniversary Screenings

60th San Francisco International Film Festival Starts Early with Special Anniversary Screenings

The longest-running film festival in the Americas, San Francisco International Film Festival, celebrates its landmark 60th anniversary next year. Dates and a list of primary venues were recently announced, with the 2017 festival spanning April 5 – 19, which is two weeks earlier than its…

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The Monster Project & Adobe Bring Kids’ Crayon Drawings to Life

The Monster Project & Adobe Bring Kids’ Crayon Drawings to Life

Children’s crayon drawings come to life, just like in that Pixar film! Thanks to The Monster Project, a Kickstarter funded by technology company Adobe, as well as two of San Francisco’s most respected non-profits in the art and tech community, Gray Area and Illuminate. For…

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11 Super Festive Holiday Activities to Do in SF: Booze Crawls, Ugly Sweaters, Reindeer, Locally Made Gifts & More

11 Super Festive Holiday Activities to Do in SF: Booze Crawls, Ugly Sweaters, Reindeer, Locally Made Gifts & More

There is a ton of festive things to do in the city, you just have to find them. And whether the holiday means dressing up to go bar-hopping, buying locally made gifts, or just want to cruise at your own speed with your family or…

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