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Jay Yamada

Angry Birds in The Thrush and the Woodpecker

Mutation and descent: these two words are central to the imaginative life…

 

"The Emperor Has No Balls" (Peter Lawrence Kane)

NSFW: Guerrilla Art Group INDECLINE Installs Naked Trump Statue in the Castro

This morning at 8:30 a.m., a group of artist-activists called INDECLINE¬†installed a…

 

Shepard Fairey in front of his newest mural. (Peter Lawrence Kane)

Shepard Fairey Schools Us in Civics

“I’m a huge Diet Coke drinker,” Shepard Fairey says. “I’ve been switching…

 

April Kidwell as Nomi Malone. (Photo by Sloane Kanter)

You Don’t Nomi!: Showgirls! The Musical!

Any Hollywood personality involved with the sleazy 1995 box office disaster Showgirls…

April Kidwell as Nomi Malone. (Photo by Sloane Kanter)
(Photograph by Isabel Dresler/isabeldresler.com)

Whore Next Door: Olympic Meddle

Back in high school, I served my last spring semester as one…

(Photograph by Isabel Dresler/isabeldresler.com)
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Go Color In a Bag of Dicks! (With This Totally NSFW Coloring Book)

Sometimes, after a bad breakup, you just have to have sex with…

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(l-r) Velina Brown (Lavina Jones), (sitting l-r) Rotimi Agbabiaka (Thomas Jones) in Schooled.  (Mike@mikemelnyk.com)

Fighting for the Soul of the Republic, in the S.F. Mime Troupe’s Schooled

Move over, Common Core. Babbittry is the dogma at the former Eleanor…

(l-r) Velina Brown (Lavina Jones), (sitting l-r) Rotimi Agbabiaka (Thomas Jones) in Schooled.  (Mike@mikemelnyk.com)
(Photograph by Isabel Dresler/Isabeldresler.com)

Whore Next Door: World’s Proudest Ho Mama

I shouldn’t have worn heels. I hobbled my way down a steep…

(Photograph by Isabel Dresler/Isabeldresler.com)
(Photo by Jonathan Curiel)

Know Your Street Art: Untitled (597 Haight St.)

Painters have always used different shades of blue to give their artwork…

(Photo by Jonathan Curiel)
Two Roads (diptych), by Lauren Marsolier, courtesy of Robert Koch Gallery.

Depopulation Agenda

Lauren Marsolier says she’sliberated from traditional photography. Forget asking people to pose.…

Two Roads (diptych), by Lauren Marsolier, courtesy of Robert Koch Gallery.