FALL ARTS 2014 Upcoming exhibitions explore politics through art
Bay Area Now 7 proposes other routes through dark times
"3020 Laguna Street in Exitum" transforms a doomed Cow Hollow domicile into nine site-specific artworks
Carol Channing: Larger Than Life celebrates a legend
Noir City X raises a glass to cinematic bad girls
Art Basel Miami, take one: Buzz outflashed protest at this year's beachside art fair
YEAR IN FILM: You've finally made a Muppet out of me
YEAR IN VISUAL ART: Can the various democratizations of 2011 art trickle up?
Ventriloquism, alchemy: Ray Beldner at Catharine Clark and Leslie Shows at Haines
"Maharaja" at the Asian Art Museum and "The Matter Within" at YBCA focus on India's past and present
Offering photographic retorts to hoary stereotypes
A glossy realism that foregrounds physicality and sensuality
Geof Oppenheimer's politically charged new show at Ratio 3 juxtaposes polyphony with cacophany
The SF Arts Commission's "SHIFT" asks America to put aside its discomfort and talk about race
"TV Noir" celebrates the tarnish on television's golden years
Punting audible obsolescence with Christian Marclay's cassette-based photograms and Fran Herndon's poetic echoes.
Brice Bischoff's "Cave X" and Colin Christy's "Wild and Scenic" turn the outside inward
Time traveling at the 12th annual San Francisco Electronic Music Festival
FALL ARTS PREVIEW: Our visual arts column Hairy Eyeball sizes up fall's gallery and museum shows
Dadaist hybrids breathe remarkable new life in Berkeley Art Museum's "Kurt Schwitters: Color and Collage"
HAIRY EYEBALL: "Negative Space" at Steven Wolf Fine Arts transforms pessimism into something unexpected
Metal quilts and radical piss-taking marks YBCA's Bay Area Now