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SYSTEMS

Intersection for the Arts presents SYSTEMS An exploration of everyday mechanisms, both omnipresent and hidden, functional and broken February-June 2014 Throughout Spring 2014, Intersection’s multi-disciplinary program explores various mechanisms of social order at work.  The artists in Systems offer economic, historical, political, and aesthetic regimes as subjects for discussion. The series boasts a wide array [...]

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“Why Can’t the First Part of the Second Party be the Second Part of the First Party?” – A Solo Exhibition by Bernie Lubell

April 9-June 7, 2014

Opening Reception: Wednesday April 9, 2014, 6-9pm

Where: 925 Mission Street SF CA 94103

Gallery Hours: Tuesdays – Saturdays, 12–6pm, FREE

“Why Can’t the First Part of the Second Party be the Second Part of the First Party?” A Solo Exhibition by Bernie Lubell April 9 – June 7, 2014 Bernie Lubell’s new large-scale interactive wood installation monitors Intersection for the Arts’ building systems. The installation uses wood computers to slowly get nothing to happen as we [...]

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THE CHANGEMAKER SOCIAL 2014

When:  April 25th, 2014 | 6PM

Location:  925 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103

Tickets: http://changemakersocial2014.brownpapertickets.com/

The Changemaker Social celebrates those on the leading edge of positive social change, raising funds to support and bring awareness to the great diversity of artists, educators, and activists that make San Francisco the unique city that it is.

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Chasing Mehserle a new performance piece

  Intersection for the Arts with Campo Santo and the Living Word Project CHASING MEHSERLE A NEW PERFORMANCE PIECE WRITTEN BY CHINAKA HODGE DIRECTED BY MARC BAMUTHI JOSEPH and SEAN SAN JOSE Mapping Oakland in 12 scenes and 12 months In the aftermath of the Oscar Grant murder  MAY 08- 24, 2014   Chasing Mehserle is a [...]

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Off the Grid Every Friday: LIVE MUSIC for April 2014

When: Friday afternoons, 12 to 2pm

Where: Minna Street tunnel, btwn 5th St & Mary Alley

FREE

All performances are FREE and happen every Friday afternoon from 12 to 2pm in collaboration with Off The Grid‘s food trucks! Location: Minna Street tunnel, between 5th Street and Mary Alley, near corner of 5th and Mission Streets.  Click here for map! *************************************************************************** FRIDAY APRIL 4, 2014, 12 to 2pm GURKESTRA Charlie Gurke – baritone saxophone; Colin Hogan [...]

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Free Talk and Book Release: “Meanwhile in San Francisco” by Wendy MacNaughton

Artist's Talk & Book Release:  Monday, April 14, 2014 | 7PM | FREE

Location:  925 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103

Wendy will discuss her experiences and methodology making Meanwhile in San Francisco and share stories about previous projects that informs how she works now.

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Wrestling Jerusalem

WhenPreviews March 12 - 14, 2014 7:30 pm
March 15 - April 6, 2014, Thursdays–Saturdays 7:30 pm, Sundays 2pm

  WRESTLING JERUSALEM Written and Performed by Aaron Davidman Directed by Michael John Garcés An old proverb says, “An enemy is someone whose story you do not know.” Wrestling Jerusalem is a solo performance piece about Israel and Palestine. It’s a personal story. Of grappling. With identity. With social justice. With ethnic allegiance. With history. [...]

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Infrastructure – A Solo Exhibition by Jenny Odell

When: February 5 – March 29, 2014

Opening Reception: Wednesday February 5, 6-9pm

Artist's Talk: Saturday, March 22, 2pm, Free

Gallery Hours: Tuesdays – Saturdays, 12–6pm, FREE

Location: Intersection for the Arts Gallery 925 Mission Street SF CA 94103

MEDIA COVERAGE Juxtapoz (January 30, 2014) ArtBusiness (Feburary 1, 2014) Droste Effect (February 12, 2014) SF Weekly (February 26, 2014) ArtNerd San Francisco (March 2, 2014) Wired (March 4, 2014) The Economist (March 10, 2014) Vice The Creators Project (March 11, 2014) Beautiful/Decay (March 17, 2014) Architizer (March 18, 2014) Intersection for the Arts presents Infrastructure, a solo exhibition featuring new work [...]

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Off the Grid Every Friday: LIVE MUSIC for March 2014

When: Friday afternoons, 12 to 2pm

Where: Minna Street tunnel, btwn 5th St & Mary Alley

FREE

All performances are FREE and happen every Friday afternoon from 12 to 2pm in collaboration with Off The Grid‘s food trucks! Location: Minna Street tunnel, between 5th Street and Mary Alley, near corner of 5th and Mission Streets.  Click here for map! *************************************************************************** FRIDAY MARCH 7, 2014, 12 to 2pm TERRENCE BREWER TRIO Terrence Brewer – guitar; Tim [...]

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The Big Table Read: Call for Submissions

Call for Entries due: March 31, 2014

The Big Table Read: May 28, 2014 | 7pm

 

Intersection for the Arts is collaborating with CLEVER Media Arts to solicit and review scripts in order to host a staged reading of screenplays that explore hidden, functional or broken systems. The winner will receive support from local arts and film organization to further the development of their projects. Committed to discovering and developing Bay [...]

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