San Francisco

@ Large Ai Wei Wei on Alcatraz Party on the Rock
26 Feb 2015

Art Activist, Gallerist & Co-Creator of Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz: Local Legend Cheryl Haines

(photo credit for-site.org) Cheryl Haines is the curator, gallerist, and executive director responsible for putting the work of China’s most famous artist, inside of America’s most famous prison on Alcatraz Island.  Her project with the artist and activist Ai Weiwei has been visited by some 500,000 people since it began in the fall…

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23 Feb 2015

Win Tickets to REAL 2015: ART+SCIENCE+TECH @ Fort Mason!

The site describes this event as a place “Where The Sensor Meets The Creator. A groundbreaking convergence of art, architecture, entertainment, engineering, health, heritage, media and manufacturing exploring the future of 3D, from reality capture to augmented reality, 3D digitization to 3D printing.” But, I honestly got distracted by the…

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23 Feb 2015

Win Tickets to The New Pornographers @ Fox Oakland!

This Canadian band, hailing from Vancouver, has been rocking stages since 1999. You can catch them @ The Fox theare in Oakland on Saturday, February 28, 2015 | Tickets can be purchased here.  …

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23 Feb 2015

Win Tickets To See Geographer + Bells Atlas!

Headlining band, Geographer, is a San Francisc-based American indie rock band. The eight-year-old band has “described their sound as being “soulful music from outer space” using analog, electronic and acoustic elements to craft dense layers and unique sound textures.” They share the stage with local darlings, and my absolute favorite,…

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23 Feb 2015

Win Tickets to Theophilus London @ The Independent!

Hailing from Trinidad + Tobago, Theophilus London later moved to Brooklyn and then found himself in the Poconos. His “genre-bending approach draws from a range of styles, from soul-pop and post-punk to electro and contemporary R&B,” citing influences such as Prince and Morrissey. His new album Vibes, was produced in its entirety…

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22 Jan 2015

LOVE NOTES AND OTHER DISASTERS ZINE

A brand new collection of Broke-Ass Stuart's writing made up of some of his most famous pieces and new things never before published.

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21 Feb 2015

How to work in tech and still be a “good san franciscan”

I saw this image on my friend Tuffy’s Facebook page. He had taken it somewhere in the Mission and decided to share it. I thought “well this is gonna stir some shit” and then posted it on the Broke-Ass Stuart FB page. I had no idea just how much shit it would…

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19 Feb 2015

The City That Was: Weird Times at the Chinatown New Year’s Parade

In The City That Was, Bohemian Archivist P Segal tells a weekly story of what you all missed: the days when artists, writers, musicians, and unemployed visionaries were playing hard in the city’s streets and paying the rent working part time.   Chinese New Year always reminds me of the only year when…

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