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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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Stonewall 50

June 22, 2019 Harvey Milk Photo Center and Qcc present: Stonewall 50 years Opening Reception: June 22nd 6-9pm 50 Scott Street, San Francisco Exhibition Runs: June 22nd – July 21 Gallery Hours: Tuesday, Thursday: 3 – 5pm, Wednesday: 5pm-9pm Saturday and Sunday. 11am – 5pm FREE Event Celebrate 50 years of Art and Activism featuring […]

Chosen Family

June 7 GLBT History Museum presents Chosen Familias: Bay Area LGBTQ Latinx Histories Exhibition Opening GLBT. 7pm $5 @ door; FREE for members A new exhibition featuring photography, ephemera and text to center Latinx LGBTQ family connections (Chosen & Biological) as structures that help us build hope and resilience as well as reframe historical documentation […]

Two photographers’ focused on queer communities: Soraya Zaman’s new book and project, American Boys and a selection from the late Amanda Harris’ FemmeSpace. Although each of these projects was birthed for a different reason, together they bring a vision of the breadth of the Trans, non-binary and gender non conforming communities rising.

Precarious Lives

Creative Labor presents: Precarious Lives – Visual Art Exhibition Curated by Rudy Lemcke Thursday, June 6–Saturday, June 29, 2019 Opening: Thursday, June 6, 2019 6–9pm Main Gallery Screening of Tongues Untied by Marlon Riggs Celebrating the 30-year anniversary of the film’s release. 8pm Theater Stage SOMArts Cultural Center Precarious Lives Film, Literary and Performance Series […]

Performing Visible Resilience

May 31 Visibility Project & Resilience Archives, Qcc, APICC & CIIS present Performing Visible Resilience CIIS, 6pm/art opening; 7pm/performance Art Exhibition: May 1 – June 8 Tickets/Donations: $5 – $25 NOTA Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/performing-visible-resilience-2019-tickets-59616039178 Stories of comedy, drama, and resilience are featured in this unique performance and visual arts showcase. A cast of LGBTQ APA artists […]

Appendix

  May 10, 2018 Appendix Art Collective </3 Co-sponsored by API Cultural Center, SF LGBT Center & Qcc LGBT Community Center, 6 – 9pm – Opening Reception FREE VISUAL ART Opening night (May 10th! See you there) features local QTPOC dj’s, </3 food from the artists and curators, and live readings and happenings. Through </3, Appendix […]

May 31, 2018
Doors Reception Opening: 7pm
Show: 7:30pm
Humanist Hall, Oakland

Performing Visible Resilience is an immersive visual arts exhibition and performance showcase featuring the stories and works of LGBTQ Asian Pacific American artists.

National Queer Arts Festival 2000 SOMArts Gallery, San Francisco Jerome: An Appreciation Five years after his death, Jerome Caja’s art lives on By Will Shank My encounters with Jerome Caja (pronounced ‘Chaya,’ which rhymes with Maya) read like a chapter from Armistead Maupin’s Tales of the City. I first became aware of Jerome the Performance […]

QIY (Queer-It-Yourself) Expo and Faire

The exhibition focused on the use of traditional craft techniques in non-traditional ways, new media work that uses code and image processing to weave narrative and experimental structures across platforms, and the idea of the Craft, Maker, and Pop-Up Market places as alternative models for economic and aesthetic transactions.