Glitter Bomb June 4 – 27, 2015 SOMArts Cultural Center 934 Brannan St., San Francisco 6:30-9pm Exhibition: Tuesday–Friday noon–7:00pm Saturday noon–5:30pm. Artist Walkthru – June 20, 12noon Visual Arts GLITTER BOMB Each year, QCC organizes a large-scale month-long exhibition of cutting-edge queer art at SomArts Cultural Center Gallery in San Francisco that serves as the […]

June 27th ”Take it Back Fest”  a Queer Punk/Rock Festival 8pm to 12am The Luggage Store Gallery 1007 Market Street San Francisco, CA $5. no one turned away for lack of funds featuring: Brown Amy( Hard French, Queen Crescent) Brontez Purnell and The Younger Lovers other Bands , Art and Performance Take It Back Fest […]

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Welcome to the 2014 National Queer Arts Festival The theme of the 2014 NQAF is The Body Politic/s.  Co-founder, website, media, communications and visual arts & humanities director, Rudy Lemcke said it best: “It encompasses the idea of the body as sensuous, sentient organism as well as the site of cultural signification and political power. […]

ABOUT NQAF 2014 Welcome | Contacts | Press RETURN TO FULL CALENDAR Full Calendar SORT BY DISCIPLINE All Disciplines Multidisciplinary Film/Video Literary Events Performing Arts Visual Art Dance Marches/Parades Music Panels Performance Art Spoken Word Workshops VENUES African American Art & Culture Complex (AAACC) 762 Fulton Street @ Webster Alley Cat Books 3036 24th Street […]

June 25 & 26, 2014 Love is Queer! The Gay American Songbook Emily G. Park/ethaerial arts The Theater at The Children’s Creativity Museum 8pm (Age 18+ only) Tickets: $15-25 NOTA Brown Paper Tickets Link for June 25th Performance: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/671090 Brown Paper Tickets Link for June 26th Performance: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/671096 Love is Queer! The Gay American Songbook […]

June 11-21 AIRspace Residency Ernesto Sopprani/Joe Landini The Garage/CounterPULSE UnderGround, 8pm For more information: airspace-sf.com AirSpace, the Bay Area’s oldest residency program for new queer performance presents Rotimi Agbabiaka, Brontez Purnel Dance Company, k r Mooney & Nicholas Andre Sung and Dia Dear.       k r Mooney & Nicholas Andre Sung – June […]

June 5 Tomboy: The Art of Nancy Cato Curators Nancy Cato and Melorra Green June 5, 2014 – September 18 AAACC Opening Reception, June 5, 2014 6PM-9PM Sargent Johnson Gallery, 1st Floor Free Event – donations welcome. This exhibition, a solo show for artist Nancy Cato, speaks to the various judgments about and misinterpretations of […]

June 14 Bodies Curators’ Tour 11am SOMArts Curators and Exhibiting Artists will give a guided tour of the exhibition. Each year as part of its National Queer Arts Festival, the Queer Cultural Center presents an international exhibition of cutting edge queer art.  In keeping with this year’s 2014 NQAF theme, “Body Politic/s,” and considering the […]