SOMArts Cultural Center is a beloved San Francisco organization that harnesses the power of art as a catalyst for collective liberation and social transformation. As a cross-cultural, community-rooted space, SOMArts works toward creating a more equitable arts and culture sector by providing affordable and accessible exhibitions and public events for all.

  • A Soft Place to Land

What’s On

See what’s on and learn more about SOMArts’ upcoming and current exhibitions, public events, and programs from emerging Bay Area artists and curators

  • “A Soft Place to Land” defiantly centers Joy amidst politically charged election season

News & Press

Check out newsworthy headlines about SOMArts, press releases, and organizational announcements. Read through our press archive to learn about previous exhibitions and events.


SOMArts’ affordable and accessible programs and exhibitions are made possible through our community’s generosity. Make a one time or recurring donation today!

What Else

Are We Up To?

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