Arts and Culture

24 Apr 2020

Bay Area Artists: Sources for Emergency Grants

Most grant giving organizations are overwhelmed right now.  Many have already given away all their money and are looking for more donors to second or third rounds of grants & loans.  So, artists, realize that some of these organizations may be maxed out, and all will have different timelines, guidelines

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10 Apr 2021

The Best Stuff on Hulu in April

Many Hulu viewers’ eyeballs will naturally be drawn to either the Oscar broadcast or the arrival of the new season of “The Handmaid’s Tale.” But for those who feel the Elizabeth Moss-led series has devolved into revenge porn, there are things new and old that might be worth your attention

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09 Apr 2021

SFSX (Safe Sex) is the Sci-Fi Sex Worker Comic Book You’ve Been Waiting For

Welcome to Brain-Throbs & Blow Jobs, a column highlighting the great minds and perspectives of Bay Area sex workers through interviews and photo portraits by Maxine Holloway. I wouldn’t be the perverted queer whore I am today without San Francisco. The city’s history of rich sexual subcultures made it possible for

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09 Apr 2021

Being Broke-Ass And Going To SFFILM 2021

Around this time last year, the newly imposed Coronavirus lockdowns unfortunately meant cancelling the 2020 edition of the San Francisco International Film Festival (hereafter SFFILM).  Now that the COVID vaccines are really starting to roll out, it’s time to celebrate SFFILM’s return.   This year’s festival features 103 films from

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08 Apr 2021

Map Of SF’s New Murals!

San Francisco art organization ‘Paint the Void’ has commissioned well over 100 murals across San Francisco and the East Bay during shelter-in-place.  There are more than 95 Bay Area artists beautifying our city under this project.  Turning many of our empty, commercial corridors into actual art walks.  Recently a artists

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08 Apr 2021

San Francisco’s Floating Myths by Artist Holly Wong

The “Artist You Should Know” series highlights Bay Area artists who are doing incredible work, it’s our way of supporting the creative community and helping to keep San Francisco a strange and wonderful place. Holly Wong’s sculptures often float in the air, created out of light, ephemeral materials, but they are anything

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06 Apr 2021

Can I Send You This Rad Jumbo Postcard?

The response to the shirt that legendary San Francisco artist Jeremy Fish designed for us has been overwhelming. People absolutely love it! But unfortunately not everyone can afford to join the $25 a month Patreon tier. So that’s why we’re sending out a jumbo 6×9 postcard of the design to anyone at the

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06 Apr 2021

San Francisco Sunday Streets Are Back This Weekend!

After a pandemic-cancelled 2020, a program returns to San Francisco this month that promotes health and wellness by eliminating cars from some streets for a day. The Sunday Streets program — a collaboration between multiple city agencies, MUNI and the non-profit Livable City — will relaunch in a limited fashion

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