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Culture, The Exhibitionist Happy Birthday, Golden Gate Bridge

Happy Birthday, Golden Gate Bridge

It could have been the Bumblebee Bridge, our Golden Gate. Back in 1937 when the iconic span was built, the Navy wanted to make sure ships and planes wouldn't go careening into it and suggested it be painted in bands…
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Calendar, Night&Day Local Color

Local Color

It could have been the Bumblebee Bridge, our Golden Gate. Back in 1937 when the iconic span was built, the Navy wanted to make sure ships and planes wouldn’t go careening into it and suggested it be painted in bands…
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Calendar, Night&Day Our Epicenter of Creativity

Our Epicenter of Creativity

We San Franciscans have our pick of blockbuster museum shows this summer, including a huge Picasso exhibit as well as two shows on Gertrude Stein and her family’s art collection. Those are great destinations if you want to see famous…
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Calendar, Night&Day Albatross! Get Your Albatross!

Albatross! Get Your Albatross!

The first peddler’s cry that ever got our attention was at the Renaissance Fair. “Ladies! How’d you like something hard and sweet between your lips?” As teenagers, we had coincidentally just been pondering that very question. (The product in question…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Friday, Friday, Friday! Southern Exposure Gallery's Monster Drawing Rally

Friday, Friday, Friday! Southern Exposure Gallery's Monster Drawing Rally

"Monster Rally." Those words usually reside near big metal things with big rubber wheels that jump in the air and crush smaller metal things. They live near big sports arenas and guys in crash helmets, and spectators who wear…
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