Arts and Culture

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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

Get on My Guest List for Rad Events Every Week!

I’ve partnered up with RushTix to do something cool. RushTix is a new way to discover the great arts, culture and events of San Francisco. We uncover the city’s hidden gems and get you (and your +1) on the guest list every week. Each week you’ll receive a new hand-picked list of fun and unique things to…

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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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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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21 Feb 2015

How to get your dream job through forgery

I like danger and anything I can’t have. My favorite crime is forgery.  It’s a neglected art that we’re taught to be ashamed of.  Before I tutor your first session, here are a few guidelines: The Rules of Forgery. 1st RULE: You do not talk about FORGERY. 2nd RULE:  You DO…

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