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09 Nov 2017

Cool, Cutty, Art Parties in SF this Weekend

There are dozens of studios, galleries, and art collectives all open and humming within walking distance of each other this weekend.  Checkout the map here.  There also happen to be a lot of art parties this Friday…all happening at once.  It’s what you call one of those ‘good problems’.  Check

Alex Mak - Managing Editor 0
19 Oct 2017

Teotihuacan: City of Water, City of Fire Comes to San Francisco

By Emily Wilson The Consul General of Mexico in San Francisco, Dr. Gemi Jose Gonzalez Lopez, said San Francisco has a lot in common with Teotihuacan, the ancient site 30 miles from present day Mexico City, which UNESCO calls a holy city. “It was full of culture and art, and

Guest Writer 0
05 Oct 2020

The November 2020 BAS Voter Guide

Primarily researched and written by Stephen Torres with help from Stuart Schuffman. We stand at the precipice of one of the most polarizing federal elections that has ever occurred in this country. Each day brings another dash of chaos, and yet here we are, once again sifting through another labyrinthine

BAS Editorial Team 5
16 Oct 2015

Both Museum & Protest are FREE at de Young

The de Young is Free Saturday to Celebrate 10 years in the ‘copper colossus’. The protest of one of its curators is FREE too

Marilyn Jones - MarilynSF 2
22 May 2015

Parties With Dope Art & Music This Weekend

All Events come highly recomended if you like to mix your cocktails with art and music Friday SF Recology Art Show Friday, May 22, 5-9pm (with performance by Ma Li at 7:30pm) Works by Michael Arcega, Ma Li and Eden V. Evans 503 Tunnel Avenue San Francisco, CA FREE Live Brazilian

Alex Mak - Managing Editor 0
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02 Oct 2011

Free Jazz Concert in Golden Gate Park Sunday October 2nd

So let’s say you aren’t a huge fan of Bluegrass, or peeing in the wood… or being offered pharmaceuticals you didn’t know existed, but you do want to check out a free concert in Golden Gate Park this weekend.  You my friend are in luck as the Golden Gate Park

Hugh Hunter - Economical Essayist 0
10 Mar 2011

Broke-Ass of the Week – Candy Chu

Every week we feature a different person from the community shedding a little light on their life of brokeitude.  Who knows, maybe you’ll learn something about the human spirit — probably not. Wanna be a Broke-Ass of the Week?  Holler at us here and we’ll send you the questionnaire. This week’s broke-ass, San

Christy Jovanelly - Cheapskate Commentator 3
15 Sep 2010

Mexican Bicentennial and Centennial Celebration Tonight at City Hall

Up here in the northernmost and wettest reaches of Alta California, la Independencia isn’t even a blip on the radar most years.  Which is why, on this, the Bicentennial of Mexico’s  Independence and Centennial of the Revolution, I had hoped to be in DF drinking cubas, eating chiles en nogada

Stephen Torres - Threadbare-Fact Finder (Editor, San Francisco) 0
02 Sep 2010

Cruise Down Mission with Why I Ride: Low and Slow

From the plate glass windows and penny arcades to the small plate restaurants and stylish swill holes, Mission Street changes her gown to accommodate her guests as often as the seasons change elsewhere. Somewhere in between the women in the picture hats and the latest bumper crop of flannel and

Stephen Torres - Threadbare-Fact Finder (Editor, San Francisco) 0