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Press Release: The Black Woman is God celebrates the Black female presence as the highest spiritual form

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dara Katrina Del Rosario Communications & Partnerships Manager 415-863-1414 x103, [email protected] SOMArts Cultural Center presents THE BLACK WOMAN IS GOD: RECLAIM, RECONFIGURE, RE–REMEMBEROn view November 7–December 12, 2020 October 29, 2020, San Francisco, CA — SOMArts Cultural Center proudly presents The Black Woman is God: Reclaim, Reconfigure, Re-Remember, on view from November 7–December 12, 2020. This visual arts exhibition celebrates the Black female presence as the highest spiritual form. Across the [...]

2020-11-06T12:32:48-08:00October 29, 2020|Categories: Exhibitions, Press|

Press Release: Living Legacies is dedicated the lives we should not have lost

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dara Katrina Del Rosario Communications & Partnerships Manager 415-863-1414 x103, [email protected] SOMArts Cultural Center presents LIVING LEGACIES: DIA DE LOS MUERTOS 2020 Dedicated to all the lives we should not have lostSaturday, October 10–Friday, November 6, 2020September 29, 2020, San Francisco, CA–Now in its 21st year, SOMArts’ annual Día de Los Muertos exhibition is one of the most internationally diverse Day of the Dead celebrations in the United States. Founded by beloved San [...]

2020-10-05T15:36:28-07:00October 1, 2020|Categories: Exhibitions, Press|

Press Release: Curatorial Residents inspire action beyond the gallery walls

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dara Katrina Del Rosario Communications & Partnerships Manager 415-863-1414 x103, [email protected] SOMArts 2020-2021 Curatorial Residents inspire action beyond the gallery walls Wednesday, June 24, San Francisco, CA–SOMArts Cultural Center is excited to announce the eleventh season of the Curatorial Residency program. Designed to offer emerging to established curators tools to further their curatorial practice and explore timely social issues, SOMArts’ Curatorial Residents have transformed our large scale exhibition space into a site of [...]

2020-10-27T15:37:29-07:00June 24, 2020|Categories: Press|

SOMArts’ transforms passivity into action with Please Stand By

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dara Katrina Del Rosario Communications & Partnerships Manager 415-863-1414 x103, [email protected] SOMArts transforms passivity into action with Please Stand By fundraiser and digital event Please Stand By digital event, Saturday, June 20, 2020, 6:30 pm Wednesday, May 20, San Francisco, CA– SOMArts has launched Please Stand By, a donation campaign that culminates with a live streaming summer solstice celebration starring some of the Bay Area’s most innovative artists. Drawing inspiration from television signal [...]

2020-05-27T12:34:37-07:00May 20, 2020|Categories: Press|

Press Release: Avant-drag trio Toxic Waste Face explore new possiblities of online performance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dara Katrina Del Rosario Communications & Partnerships Manager 415-863-1414 x103, [email protected] Digital Witness: Performance in the Era of Online-only Avant-drag trio Toxic Waste Face discuss the possibilities of drag and performance online Monday, May 4, San Francisco, CA– SOMArts Cultural Center is partnering with mind melting, avant-drag performance trio Toxic Waste Face (TWF) for Digital Witness: Performance in the Era of Online-only on Wednesday, May 13, 2020, 6pm. This free, online symposium features [...]

2020-05-26T18:07:12-07:00May 4, 2020|Categories: Press|

Press Release: Unbound Roots exhibition centers Black healing and wellness

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dara Katrina Del Rosario Communications & Partnerships Manager 415-863-1414 x103, [email protected] SOMArts Cultural Center presents Unbound Roots Opening reception, Thursday, March 12, 6–9pm Exhibition run, Thursday, March 12–Tuesday, April 21, 2020  February 12, 2020, San Francisco, CA–The third and final exhibition of SOMArts’ 2019–2020 Curatorial Residency Season, Unbound Roots, seeks to expand conversations on Black wellness practices as collective and personal preservation. Curated by Alie Jones and Toshia Christal, this multidisciplinary exhibition opens with [...]

2020-05-18T16:33:13-07:00February 12, 2020|Categories: Press|

Press Release: Recoding CripTech

Allison Leigh Holt, A Living Model of Hyperbolic Space, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDara Katrina Del RosarioCommunications & Partnerships Manager415-863-1414 x103, [email protected] SOMArts Cultural Center presents Recoding CripTechOpening reception, Thursday, January 23, 2020, 6–9pmExhibition run, Friday January 24–Tuesday, February 25, 2020 November 23, 2019, San Francisco, CA– SOMArts proudly announces the second exhibition in the 10th Curatorial Residency season, Recoding CripTech opening Thursday evening, January 23, 2020. Curated by Vanessa Chang and Lindsey D. Felt, Recoding CripTech reimagines enshrined notions of what [...]

2020-04-07T12:42:43-07:00November 23, 2019|Categories: Press|

Job Opportunity: Stagehand

Job Title: Scene Technician, Stagehand Reports to: Director of Facilities and Technical Operations, Associate Director of Technical Operations Hours and Location: Variable, based on institutional and production needs. SOMArts Cultural Center is located at 934 Brannan St. in San Francisco. POSITION DESCRIPTION Under supervision of the Director of Technical Operations and Associate Director of Technical Operations, Scenic Technicians at SOMArts Cultural Center assist in implementing technical elements and general staging required by rental events and internal [...]

2020-04-07T13:22:07-07:00November 12, 2019|Categories: Press|

Press Release: Future Relations: A Resource for Radical Teaching presents F.T.P.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dara Katrina Del RosarioCommunications & Partnerships Manager415-863-1414 x103, [email protected] SOMArts Cultural Center presents Future Relations: A Resource for Radical Teaching presents F.T.P.Opening reception, Thursday, November 15, 2019, 6–9pmExhibition run, Saturday, November 16–Saturday, December 21, 2019 October 1, 2019, San Francisco, CA– Future Relations: A Resource for Radical Teaching presents F.T.P. is the first exhibition of SOMArts 2019-20 Curatorial Residency season. With a combined 30 years of teaching experience, curators Fred Alvarado, Thomas Jones, and David [...]

2019-11-11T08:49:42-08:00October 15, 2019|Categories: Press|

Press Release: Día de Los Muertos 2019: City of Souls

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dara Katrina Del RosarioCommunications & Partnerships Manager415-863-1414 x103, [email protected] SOMArts Cultural Center presents Día de Los Muertos 2019: City of SoulsOpening reception, Friday, October 11, 6–9pmExhibition run, Saturday, October 12–Friday, November 8, 2019 September 12, 2019, San Francisco, CA–Now in its 20th year, SOMArts’ Día de Los Muertos exhibition is one of the most internationally diverse Day of the Dead celebrations in the United States. Día de Los Muertos at SOMArts merges traditional [...]

2019-10-15T16:27:33-07:00September 12, 2019|Categories: Exhibitions, Press|
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