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Transitional Apocalypse

In the wake of every horrific event — including last week’s mass…

 

Know Your Street Art: A Celebration of Black and Tan Fantasy

Composed almost 100 years ago by Duke Ellington and trumpeter Bubber Miley,…

 

The Great Leap Trips and Stumbles Forward

Hana Kim’s hypnotizing projection designs provide color, light and motion every time…

 

How Many Murals Does Juanita MORE! Need?

San Francisco is a street art kind of town. But not everyone…

Ringold Star: The Photography of Melissa Hawkins

Since the show’s late-February debut at the GLBT Historical Society in the…

The Things She Carried, In Her Portmanteau

The blood running through Iniabasi’s (Eunice Woods) veins has turned to ice.…

Savage Love: The Sins of the Grandfather

My grandfather was a pillar of the community and beloved by his…

Mildred Howard, Black Oakland, and the Power of Memory

In early January, Bay Area artist Mildred Howard spoke at Harvard University about…

Forty Years After the Revolution, Iranian-American Artists Look Back

In her video series, Sensation, Minoosh Zomorodinia sets up a camera in various…

Dan Savage: Loaded Question

Let’s say my kink is edging and I edge myself for a…