Art

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,…

John Akomfrah and the Genocide on the High Sea

On a recent Thursday morning, British filmmaker John Akomfrah stood on SFMOMA’s…

This Oakland Artist Takes Social Justice to ONE Condom Wrappers

When Oakland resident Chucha Marquez, born Jose Marquez but better known as…