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9/2/2016

  The San Francisco Opera opens its 2016–17 season this fall under newly installed general director Matthew Shilvock,... More»

8/31/2016

  Follow the lead of Oakland’s Elizabeth Rynecki and her hotly anticipated nonfiction debut, Chasing Portraits (Penguin Random... More»

8/30/2016

1. Which best describes your relationship with booze and drugs? a... More»

8/24/2016

  Last year, painter Brion Nuda Rosch went on a months-long crawl of Bay Area art studios, spending a total of 250 hours meeting with 100 local... More»

8/17/2016

  For his latest documentary, Lo and Behold, Werner Herzog, the man who made us think differently about cave paintings, steamboat... More»

8/12/2016

  They may have left us behind for New York City and Hollywood, but these three locally raised performers—all blowing up this summer... More»

8/10/2016

  Listen to Randy Teaford for any length of time and you might easily be convinced that it’s not just the drugs talking. Teaford—or... More»

8/8/2016

  “I hate the term curator,” groans Jamie Alexander, gallery director at the Inner Richmond art and... More»

8/5/2016

  A failed major record label debut, a nearly fatal car crash, and finally a big break... More»

8/3/2016

  Con Brio, the seven-piece San Francisco band fronted by Ziek McCarter, puts out a funky, pop-infused vibe: Think Bruno Mars... More»

8/2/2016

  Outside Lands: a festival that celebrates all that is great about San Francisco (the wine,... More»

7/27/2016

  If you’ve ever gawked at the enclosed tornado or the turbulent orb exhibitions at the Exploratorium, you’ve admired the work of... More»