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Culture, The Exhibitionist SFO Unveils Massive Mosaic As Part Of Ongoing Public Art Project

SFO Unveils Massive Mosaic As Part Of Ongoing Public Art Project

“It’s a straight line and a curved line,” says San Francisco artist Amy Ellingson. She’s pointing to a 109-foot length of wall in San Francisco International Airport’s Terminal 3, where her massive, 1,100-square foot mosaic mural, Untitled (Large Variation) ceremoniously watches…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Change Is Afoot For Dance Theater of San Francisco Under New Director

Change Is Afoot For Dance Theater of San Francisco Under New Director

With a name like Dance Theater of San Francisco, it’s hard not to root for this home-grown contemporary dance company. In the three years since their inception, the troupe has done an amiable job at representing the city’s dance…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist YBCA 100: Gathering the Very Best and Brightest From American Culture

YBCA 100: Gathering the Very Best and Brightest From American Culture

Many arts organizations dream of the type of programming you’ll find at San Francisco's Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, but few pull off so successfully. But their constant stream of diverse events and exhibitions across virtually every platform (…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Flop Report: Making Sense of Zac Efron's <i>We Are Your Friends</i>

Flop Report: Making Sense of Zac Efron's We Are Your Friends

The story…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Batkid Mania Sweeps The City Again

Batkid Mania Sweeps The City Again

When word got out of Miles Scott's precious dream to become Batman through the massively popular Make-A-Wish organization via Twitter, the leukemia survivor's seemingly normal wish turned into a spectacle for the entire world. The Batkid mania included a…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist League of F.A.M.E. Crowns San Francisco's Greatest Art Enthusiasts

League of F.A.M.E. Crowns San Francisco's Greatest Art Enthusiasts

It's a strange thing when the worlds of fantasy sports and fine arts collide, but as League of F.A.M.E. — or Fantasy Art Market Enthusiasts — shows us, it's a much more harmonious combination than you might expect. The finale of…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Honoring the Occult In Works By Surrealist Kurt Seligmann

Honoring the Occult In Works By Surrealist Kurt Seligmann

“When I bought my first Kurt Seligmann painting, I thought that I had bought a great Surrealist painting,” says Rowland Weinstein, the owner of Weinstein Gallery. And it’s true. He had bought an important piece from the renowned artist. But…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Edo-Era Prostitution Revisited in Seduction: Japan's Floating World

Edo-Era Prostitution Revisited in Seduction: Japan's Floating World

If there's one thing that all humans have in common, it would probably be an interest in sex. Some of us like it, some of us love it, and most of us do it. Japan is obviously no exception,…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Exploding Luxury Handbags, Breast Implants, and Stilettos: A Q&A with Jordan Doner

Exploding Luxury Handbags, Breast Implants, and Stilettos: A Q&A with Jordan Doner

Jordan Doner seems to have a pretty level head in regards to the fashion industry. The artist and photographer has worked for some of the top magazines in the world, from Vogue to Interview, and skimming the commercial section…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Downton Abbey's Charles Edwards to Star Opposite Dame Angela Lansbury in "Blithe Spirit"

Downton Abbey's Charles Edwards to Star Opposite Dame Angela Lansbury in "Blithe Spirit"

The 1941 Noel Coward play, Blithe Spirit, is the stuff of nightmares. During a seance gone wrong, a man’s charmingly inept medium accidentally conjures the spirit of his, shall we just say difficult, ex-wife. But fear not, survivors of…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist The Ultimate Subculture Party Comes to S.F.: The Edwardian Ball and Edwardian World’s Faire

The Ultimate Subculture Party Comes to S.F.: The Edwardian Ball and Edwardian World’s Faire

A very special thing happens in San Francisco every January. For most it’s time to return to a regular work schedule, or make plans get plenty of sleep and exercise. But for the town weirdos, January means one thing:…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Ballet Superstar Wendy Whelan Finds a New Footing in "Restless Creature"

Ballet Superstar Wendy Whelan Finds a New Footing in "Restless Creature"

After an unprecedented 30-year career with the famed New York City Ballet, legendary ballerina Wendy Whelan has performed the lead in (virtually) every one of the ballet of the company’s vast repertoire, and has originated principal roles in around…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Instant Love: Selfies Through the Ages at the Museum of Performance and Design

Instant Love: Selfies Through the Ages at the Museum of Performance and Design

"Call for selfies!" exclaimed a banner on the website of SOMA's Museum of Performance and Design's website. Part of the museums upcoming Instant Love, performers of all backgrounds were encouraged to send in their favorite backstage moments. These moments include…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Kitschy, Trashy, Intelligent: "Glamorgeddon: The Spectacle"

Kitschy, Trashy, Intelligent: "Glamorgeddon: The Spectacle"

“There’s this pantheon of Hollywood, and media, and how we’re supposed to look,” says artist and curator of SOMArts’ upcoming "Glamorgeddon: The Spectacle," Johanna Poethig. “This show is really about getting away from that, looking at the politics behind…
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Music, All Shook Down San Francisco Symphony Debuts Alternative Performance Venue: SoundBox

San Francisco Symphony Debuts Alternative Performance Venue: SoundBox

In a city where sleek buildings run aplenty, it can be hard to think that a new music/bar/performance space could stand out among the competition. But it does. The San Francisco Symphony is set to open SoundBox, its own…
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Music, All Shook Down The San Francisco Symphony Nails the Holiday Season

The San Francisco Symphony Nails the Holiday Season

The holidays can be hard. When you throw legal injustice and riots on top of it, they can be, well, really hard. But it’s the holiday season. We’re supposed to be feeling good! And feeling good (at least for…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist John Waters on Christmas, Hit Men, and Who Vomits on Children

John Waters on Christmas, Hit Men, and Who Vomits on Children

He's been called the Prince of Puke and he's been called the Pope of Trash. But for the past few years, John Waters has been working on becoming the Duke of ... Christmas? It may seem strange, but the creative…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Reimagined and In Color: "I Love Lucy" Leaves the TV for the Stage

Reimagined and In Color: "I Love Lucy" Leaves the TV for the Stage

Any actress who takes on the iconic role of Lucille Ball must be massively talented, or completely crazy — possibly both. Luckily for San Franciscans, the slapstick-adept Thea Brooks brings an authentic Lucy to SHN’s run of I Love…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist A Q&A with Brian Henson about his R-Rated Puppet Show: "Puppet Up!"

A Q&A with Brian Henson about his R-Rated Puppet Show: "Puppet Up!"

Growing up as the son of world-renowned-puppeteer Jim Henson is arguably the best way to create a solid background in all things relating to puppetry. But what happens when the puppet scene starts to feel a little stale? Brian…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Still Good After All These Years: John O'Hurley Stars in "Chicago the Musical"

Still Good After All These Years: John O'Hurley Stars in "Chicago the Musical"

It's the musical that hardly needs an introduction (besides CATS). But in case you're not familiar with the show, the plot centers around prohibition-era criminals. Since its premiere in 1975, Chicago has played thousands of times, spawned a book…
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