Art

Show of Show-Offs: Peter Hujar at BAMPFA

Anyone who was great friends with Peter Hujar, and that includes writer…

 

Pigeon Hole: Carolyn Drake’s Photography of China’s Uyghurs

Like other geographically remote areas — central Congo, eastern Yemen, and eastern…

 

Western Culture’s Home Videos: Ragnar Kjartansson and Ljubodrag Andric

In his acclaimed book How to See, the painter, photographer, and writer…

 

Unlikely Pear: “René Magritte: The Fifth Season” at SFMOMA

On the morning of May 19, minutes after SFMOMA’s René Magritte exhibit opened for…

Listen to the Voice of God — Actually, Leonard Cohen — at Fraenkel Gallery

Leonard Cohen was many things in his lifetime: a singer, a poet,…

Hospitality House’s Annual Art Auction Is Thursday, May 17

Hospitality House has helped combat homelessness in San Francisco since 1967, and…

Julian Schnabel: Wave Warriors in the Court of Honor

Julian Schnabel first made his name in the 1980s through his large-scale…

Pop Kulturkampf, at Hosfelt Gallery

Gideon Rubin was in his London kitchen, getting his three girls ready…

Trevor Paglen’s Satellite of Love

Trevor Paglen is sitting on a curb in Altman Siegel’s parking lot,…

Know Your Street Art: Bound Together

In an interview for the 2010 book Satiristas: Comedians, Contrarians, Raconteurs & Vulgarians,…