After a number of his friends were assaulted, the drummer/composer’s new show, No Means No, is designed to raise consciousness about sexual assault, as well as funds for San Francisco Women Against Rape.
A British New Wave classic starring Kim Stanley as a psychic at Pacific Film Archive, plus 80s-sitcom-style weirdness.
It started with a box of negatives and culminated in an exhibition by Bay Area photographer, educator and podcast host Nigel Poor and her incarcerated students.
A bad-boy journey back to the music and art scene of the ’80s, Mexico City style; plus an Iranian classic at the Pacific Film Archive
Oakland avant-cabaret singer, composer and electronics maven Amy X Neuburg will shed unwanted possessions in her site-specific performance ‘Gets Rid’ at BAMPFA on Aug 15. Also: San-São Trio on tour.
Selz developed close friendships with some of his generation’s most influential artists—including Mark Rothko, Willem de Kooning, Sam Francis, and Christo. He also promoted local talent, like Nathan Olivera.
Spend a very hot day outdoors at Sunday Streets, and catch some stories, songs and sports all weekend.
A highly regarded 20th-century artist, Hammersley (1919–2009) had a wide-ranging artistic vision that included experiments in photography, painting, printmaking, drawing, sculpture and early computer art.
The new show spans the abstract artist’s 30 years of studio work in the United States, as well as one piece from his former homeland in Germany.
The artist has created an installation of large, colorful, felt-covered sculptures that draw from the traditions and religious practices of her native Japan.
Besides gorging on turkey.
The relationship between art and science in the first half of the 20th century is fascinatingly explored in BAMPFA’s new exhibition about the vital, but little known, Dimensionism.