Read through news features and press releases that celebrate SOMArts’ groundbreaking work; upcoming, current and past exhibition information; and organizational announcements that keep our community up to date. For press inquiries, please contact [email protected]

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

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

    Installation view image courtesy of Gericault De La Rose FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dara Katrina Del Rosario Communications Director [email protected] SOMArts’ A Soft Place to Land defiantly centers Joy amidst politically charged election season On view July 20–August 25, 2024 Opening Reception, July 19, 6–9 PM PST [...]

  • HOMIES & HOMOS: SOMArts Dance Party Fundraiser raises crucial funds for the René Yañez Legacy Fund

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dara Katrina Del Rosario Communications Director [email protected] HOMIES & HOMOS: SOMArts Dance Party Fundraiser kicks off 415 Day Weekend and raises crucial funds for the René Yañez Legacy Fund Curated by Muni Raised Me Friday, April 12, 7–11 PM PST April [...]

    HOMIES & HOMOS: SOMArts Dance Party Fundraiser raises crucial funds for the René Yañez Legacy Fund
  • 2024 Brand Update: Unveiling a Vibrant Future with a Bold Logo and Updated Website

    2024 Brand Update: Unveiling a Vibrant Future with a Bold Logo and Updated Website

    The updated website and brand identity were unveiled to the public. The new logo, characterized by a multicolor gradient and bold, contemporary typeface, befits our rich legacy while celebrating a vibrant future. Each element of the design connects back to SOMArts’ mission of using art as a tool for liberation. For example, the new branding [...]

  • Colombian American artist Paola de la Calle’s debut solo exhibition examines power and memory

    Paola de la Calle, Bendiciones (Celebramos Sin Ti) 2022. Image courtesy of the artist.  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dara Katrina Del Rosario Communications & Partnerships Manager [email protected] Artist Paola de la Calle’s first solo exhibition In This House We Are All Buried Alive examines relationship between power [...]

    Colombian American artist Paola de la Calle’s debut solo exhibition examines power and memory
  • Press Release: SOMArts’ Muni Raised Me showcases the brilliance and creativity of San Francisco’s working-class

    Press Release: SOMArts’ Muni Raised Me showcases the brilliance and creativity of San Francisco’s working-class

    January 26, 2023

  • Creating a new brand identity

    Creating a new brand identity

    January 1, 2023

  • Press Release: The Indigo Project Unravels the Stories and Contributions of the African Diaspora through Indigo, Cotton, and Denim

    Press Release: The Indigo Project Unravels the Stories and Contributions of the African Diaspora through Indigo, Cotton, and Denim

    November 15, 2022

  • Press Release: To Love and Be Loved in Return: Día de Los Muertos 2022 honors the lessons we’ve learned from the dead

    Press Release: To Love and Be Loved in Return: Día de Los Muertos 2022 honors the lessons we’ve learned from the dead

    September 13, 2022

  • Ramp Gallery interview with Jason Villegas

    Ramp Gallery interview with Jason Villegas

    August 9, 2022

  • Press Release: SOMArts and SFF present 2022 Murphy and Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition

    Press Release: SOMArts and SFF present 2022 Murphy and Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition

    August 8, 2022

  • Press Release: SOMArts announces 2022–2023 Curatorial Residents

    Press Release: SOMArts announces 2022–2023 Curatorial Residents

    July 20, 2022

  • Press Release: HORIZON/you hold my shape: Solo exhibition by yétúndé ọlágbajú

    Press Release: HORIZON/you hold my shape: Solo exhibition by yétúndé ọlágbajú

    June 29, 2022

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