Art

Check Out This Artist’s Miniature of Discolandia

From Micro Machines to the flea circus to Instagram’s tilt-shift editing tool…

 

David Maisel and the Art of War, in Proving Ground

Fear of a new global war — a war with nuclear, chemical,…

 

Space Light Art: Oskar Fischinger’s Raumlichtkunst Makes S.F. Debut

Whether used in art circles or elsewhere, the label “ahead of one’s time” is…

 

Know Your Street Art: Great Sky Mural With Butterflies 

Every day, the Highway 101 off-ramp that leads to Octavia and Market…

Sidewalk Cracks: Contemporary Chinese Art Has a Laugh

A king holds a baby monkey in one hand and a dead…

Withering Critiques of Capitalism in “Isaac Julien: Playtime”

Since it appears we’re truly, seriously headed for a new Gilded Age…

Erasure-Head: The Case for Robert Rauschenberg’s Greatness

The America that Robert Rauschenberg encountered in 1953 was a country in…

The Cartoon Art Museum Gets a New Home

After a two-year hiatus, the Cartoon Art Museum has finally settled into…

Re-Read The Tenderloin Times, at the Tenderloin Museum

In the history of San Francisco journalism, The Tenderloin Times was a…

Hello Again, Mr. Fish!

Two years ago, Jeremy Fish was San Francisco City Hall’s first Artist…