What is Creating Queer Communities?  Queer Cultural Center is thrilled to relaunch Creating Queer Communities, our beloved professional development training program for queer and trans artists in the San Francisco […]

We are accepting Letters of Intent for the Emerging Artists and Creating Queer Community 1 cohorts until October 25, 2019.

Now accepting applications for the National Queer Arts Festival 2020 theme of “Transformation”. CQC (Creating Queer Community) is an annual grants program to commission LGBTQ+ artists and arts organizations to create works for the National Queer Arts Festival and for visual arts, performance, and multi-disciplinary programs in partnership with QCC.

Tour Date: June 29, 2019
Time: 4 – 5pm
SOMArts Cultural Center, San Francisco

This visual arts exhibition looks outward from the public space SOMArts has created over the years – a safe, welcoming, inclusive physical place that affirms our presence as valued art-workers in our increasingly unsettled times.

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June 24, 2019
Show: 7:30pm
Eastside Arts Alliance, Oakland

Blending video, poetry, song and music, these artists tackle being In This Body. What are the obstacles to making their journey toward an integrated life? Fresh performances examine Issues of gender, queerness, love, bisexuality and the steps they will take to be entirely In This Body.
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Exhibition: June 6 – 29, 2019
Reception: Thurs., June 6, 6 – 9pm

This year’s Creative Labor exhibition opens its field of view beyond its primary focus on creating a site of visibility for queer art to include the work of non-queer identified artists whose work has been instrumental in building the social and aesthetic network within which we understand and experience cultural difference and our own queerness.
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Sprint

June 20 & 21, 2019 Nana Duffour & Qcc present SPRINT East Bay Community Space, 7:30pm Tickets: $15 – $25 sliding scale, NOTA Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sprint-tickets-60916944220 www.sprintmovement.com East Bay Community Space […]

The Crooked Room

June 28 & 29 BATCO and Qcc present The Crooked Room AAACC, 8pm-Fri/Sat & 2pm-Sat. Jerrie Johnson TIX: $15/Students-Seniors; $20/Genl; $35/Center Seating; $50/Support the Artist! NOTA Ticket Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-crooked-room-tickets-61086005888?aff=ebdssbdestsearch A […]

June 25, 2019 Precarious Lives: Experimental Film/Video Event Curated by Celeste Chan SOMArts, 7:30pm $5 – 10 NOTAFLOF Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/precarious-lives-experimental-filmvido-event-tickets-61012152992Working at the heart of what it is to be a […]

Manifesto

June 21, 2019 MANIFESTO Rotimi Agbabiaka Directed by Edris Cooper-Anifowoshe AAACC, 7:30pm $15 – $20, NOTA Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/manifesto-tickets-62458746793 THEATER What do you do when your Nigerian drag queen goddess instructs […]