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Type/Caste: Rotimi Agbabiaka’s Peculiar Alchemy

  On the cover of the Type/Caste program, Rotimi Agbabiaka, the star…

 

King Charles III (Robert Joy) tells Camilla (Jeanne Paulsen) about his meeting with the House of Commons [Kevin Berne]

Austere and Lonely Offices

Not long after the 1937 abdication of King Edward VIII, George Orwell…

 

(Kegan Marling)

Canis Majors

The Fog City Pack and the rise of puppy culture in San…

 

Fire Martyr, 2014 (still), from Bill Viola’s series Martyrs. Photo by Kira Perov. © Bill Viola

FOR-SITE Is 20/20

“Welcome to Home Land Security,” said a docent with a soothing voice.…

Fire Martyr, 2014 (still), from Bill Viola’s series Martyrs. Photo by Kira Perov. © Bill Viola
(Photo by Jonathan Curiel)

Know Your Street Art: Untitled 2185 Mission St. (near 18th)

It’s a simple artwork of a single pill bottle on a single…

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

Whore Next Door: Jasmine in Bloom

This summer, Bay Area law enforcement has been embroiled in a sex…

(Photograph by Isabel Dresler/Isabeldresler.com)
Kelly Osbourne walks the runway with her Pomeranian pal Polly on Sep. 16. (Sammy Dallal/AP Images for Macy's)

Kelly Osbourne Only Likes Two Colors

  But tie-dye is one of her guilty pleasures. If you think…

Kelly Osbourne walks the runway with her Pomeranian pal Polly on Sep. 16. (Sammy Dallal/AP Images for Macy's)
Bhenaz Khalenghi's Ants (SOMArts)

Ube, Ashtrays, and Wormhole Topography at SOMArts

The spacious gallery exhibits work by 15 award-winning MFA students. Strident, didactic, preachy,…

Bhenaz Khalenghi's Ants (SOMArts)
Michelle Taylor as Shatique (Irma Gogashvili)

Race and the Limits of Tolerance

White Guy on the Bus‘ entire cast is four white people and one…

Michelle Taylor as Shatique (Irma Gogashvili)
Alan Cumming (Francis Hills)

Alan Cumming Dreams Big Yet

Meeting Gore Vidal went better than wearing a “FUCK YOGA” shirt to…

Alan Cumming (Francis Hills)