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Saya Woolfalk culminates seven years of virtual civilization in 'ChimaTEK'

Gorgeousness unbound

Performance takes over at the Asian Art Museum's new exhibit

Gorgeousness unbound

Performance takes over at the Asian Art Museum's new exhibit

This Week’s Picks: July 9 – 15, 2014

July 8, 2014
 WEDNESDAY 9  'A Hard Day's Night' In 1964, Beatlemania thoroughly swept America. Fifty years after the Fab Four's stateside and film debuts, San Francisco's celebrations...

Get up

Nightlife wakes up with Morning Gloryville, Loco Dice, Louie Vega, Maya Jane Coles, Grit & Glamour, Werd, more parties

Beautiful path to now

A groundbreaking art exhibit mines yoga's mythic past for clues about its vibrant present

Events: December 25 – 31, 2013

December 25, 2013
Listings are compiled by Guardian staff. Submit items for the listings at listings@sfbg.com. For further information on how to submit items for the listings,...

This Week’s Picks: December 25 – 31, 2013

December 24, 2013
Spawning the "Condescending Wonka" memeWEDNESDAY 12/25Contemporary Jewish Museum Community DayFor those who don't celebrate Christmas (and for those who do, but know the kids...

Personal archives: CAAM’s home-movie project Memories to Light

December 12, 2013
For as long as I can remember, my family has spent New Year's Day at my aunt and uncle’s house in Campbell. As we...

Weekly Picks: September 25 – October 2, 2013

September 24, 2013
WEDNESDAY 9/25 Big Book Sale Over the span of five days this last week of September, as the late summer wind whips up, kids return...

On the Cheap: July 31 – August 7, 2013

July 30, 2013
On the Cheap listings are compiled by Guardian staff. Submit items for the listings at listings@sfbg.com. For further information on how to submit items...

Clock ticks, ground breaks: SFMOMA kicks off its two years of renovations with 24-hour party, glitter bomb

The students from SoMa's Bessie Carmichael Elementary, against my better judgement, were to ones to push down the level detonating... whatever was going to...

Promo: Craft Warriors at the Asian Art Museum

April 9, 2013
Are you down with DIY? Craft virtuosos will be present to help transform the Asian Art Museum into a workshop for one night. Emiko...

Mayor Lee’s trip to China raises questions of ethics and influence

Mayor Ed Lee barely had time to unpack from his recent political junket to Paris before he was off on his current trip...

CAREERS AND ED: 5 fun classes

Learn to quilt, strike a pose in a museum, or indulge your inner Francophone

A fine use for Larry’s fine art

February 22, 2013
A loyal reader contacted us with a great suggestion to solve all the fundraising problems of the America's Cup.This summer, it turns out, will...

It’s the year of the female water snake! Best ways to celebrate this weekend

February 21, 2013
Mystery, divination, revelation will all mark 2013 if you believe in age-old Chinese astrology. We've entered the year of the female (yin) water snake --...

Party Radar: Terracotta Warriors come out to plaaa-aay

February 20, 2013
I've dreamt of traveling to Xi'an, China and witnessing the ancient army of buried terracotta warriors practically my whole life. The uncanny...

Our Weekly Picks: February 20-26, 2013

WEDNESDAY 20Mega Shark vs. Giant Octopus Head on down to the waterfront tonight for a hilarious night of bad B-movie fun! Where could be...

SFMOMA reveals new look, it is sexy

February 14, 2013
We were a bag of mixed artfan emotions when SFMOMA sent us a peek at what the museum will look like in early 2016,...

SF Sketchfest founders reminisce (and look ahead) on the eve of their 12th event

January 23, 2013
The first SF Sketchfest, in 2002, was a good excuse to find a stage and some quality time for its organizers’ own sketch comedy...

On the Cheap Listings

January 8, 2013
Submit items for the listings at listings@sfbg.com. For further information on how to submit items for the listings, see Picks. WEDNESDAY 9 "Dancing in the Dragon's...

Discovery channels

Risk-taking choreographers reached new heights in 2012

Win tickets to MATCHA: Shamanism

August 16, 2012
How do we interact with the afterlife? Special guest Dohee Lee – currently an artist in residence at the Headlands Center for the Arts...