The Exhibitionist

ICYMI: Strava Labs Heatmaps of S.F. (and Burning Man)

Earlier this week, S.F. fitness startup Strava released heatmaps generated by its…

Dispatches from Sketchfest 2018: Volume II

It’s Horatio’s World and We’re Just Living in It The thing about…

Gay Millennials Grapple With AIDS, in Still at Risk

In the canon of AIDS literature, Tim Pinckney’s Still at Risk (at New…

Claire Denis and the Art of the Pause

Let the Sunshine In, Claire Denis’ latest film starring Juliette Binoche is…

This Carol Channing Impersonator Used to Be Her Assistant

People under 30 might not know who Carol Channing is, but the…

Bang the Drum Slowly, in A.C.T.’s The Birthday Party

Meg (Judith Ivey) and her husband Petey (Dan Hiatt) run an English…

Bogart, Greenstreet, High Art, Mean Streets: Noir City Returns

Russian collusion, unhinged despots, alternative facts. In dark times, where does one…

Brutally Honest Collage Work, in Deborah Roberts’ ‘Uninterrupted’

Artist Deborah Roberts creates African-American girls with braids and smiles and inquisitive…

YBCA Takes on the History of Blackface, in Until, Until, Until…

“The progressive politics of Ben’s performance has never been fully understood,” Edgar…

Dispatches from Sketchfest 2018: Volume I

On Immodest Moderators When the crowd arrived on Sunday afternoon to celebrate…