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Tue, 25 Apr 2017 15:00:53 +0000The hell-raising artist's use of hard-hitting symbols and iconography won him a place on the wall at a controversial, right-wing art exhibition last fall in New York City.Jon Proby's painting 'For the Time Being' makes use of Tarot-like symbols. Of this work, the artist says: "Death, the ultimate limitation for the mortal. As we traverse this realm seemingly defined by the material, it is the symbolic which truly defines the mechanisms of Creation. The many faces of Chronos makes his harsh rule known."Jon Proby's portrait of James O'Keefe. Of his subject, the artist states: "The vanguard of undercover journalism and the sword of the new fourth estate."Jon Proby's painting titled 'Great Again.'
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:20:28 +0000It's official: Café du Nord will return to its former glory days as a rock venue
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:01:39 +0000The London-born filmmaker hosts an all-ages Exploratorium show of experimental shorts and audience participation.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:00:15 +0000Harriet Berman's jewelry confronts the current administration’s destabilization of the idea of truth.The 1930 Gavilan Citrus Association's "Truth" fruit crate label which inspired Berman's project.Harriete in the studio.The "Alternative Facts" bracelet in progress.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 18:39:09 +0000Don't miss out: Kendrick returns to Oakland for a sure-to-sell-out show on Aug. 4—here are a few presale options for tickets.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 10:00:00 +0000
If Stephen Tobolowsky looks familiar, it's for good reason. The character actor has appeared on screen countless times, with credits ranging from the HBO comedy series “Silicon Valley” to “Spaceballs.” But his new project, “My Adventures With God” is more personal. The book is series of stories from Tobolowsky's life ...read more
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 08:52:17 +0000
To get you to buy a bottle of champagne, M. Cole Chilton, the face who was always behind the counter of my neighborhood wine store in Brooklyn, would send out emails with elaborate descriptions: “I taste like sunshine, and I tell of brighter days ahead. I will make you forget ...read more
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 15:00:19 +0000'Violent Borders: Refugees and the Right to Move' and 'Chasing the Harvest' each provide a wholly focused view on immigration.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 15:00:18 +0000Current tours by Hans Zimmer and Jóhann Jóhannsson prove there's pop-culture capital in film soundtracks—and with a little less less flash, the trend could last.Hans Zimmer talks to the crowd at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, April 19, 2017.Hans Zimmer performs at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, April 19, 2017.Jóhan Jóhannsson performs at the Regency Ballroom in San Francisco, April 18, 2017.Jóhan Jóhannsson performs at the Regency Ballroom in San Francisco, April 18, 2017.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 07:00:28 +0000
Tim Wharton bristles at being called a “foodie,” with its connotation of lush, sumptuous “food porn.” He prefers “gastronaut,” a label popularized by late British television chef Keith Floyd, for its evocation of intrepid culinary exploration.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 22:30:41 +0000Watch some of KQED Arts' most memorable dance videos—and let your own inspiration take flight.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 21:00:29 +0000The beloved actor and comedian will debut a new show with cellist Jan Vogler where he sings Gershwin and recites Whitman. There's a little Schubert and Bach on the side.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 19:00:20 +0000'America was never great / It's our greatest lie / But now they see the truth / And so do you and I'Rocky and DJ Roza
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:00:30 +0000With his two bold and freely-downloadable poster designs featuring a human eye and an astronaut, the San Francisco-based graphic artist arms protesters for this weekend's March for Science. Poster design for the Apr. 22 March for Science by Chuck Sperry.The backside of The back of the poster, though, features a human figure, an astronaut, "along with a list of adjectives that positively express the discovery and the risk taking."Chuck Sperry designed this free protest poster, called "Resist" for the Women's March in January of 2017.