MAIA Mural Brigade: Maia means water in Arabic

Art Forces and the MAIA Mural Brigade took an international team to Gaza to create collaborative murals about the universal right to water. It was a multi-media public-art project with artists, activists and youth from Palestine and around the world. Collaborators included Middle East Children’s Alliance, Afaq Jadeeda and Estria Foundation’s Water Writes project. Eight [...]

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Wastewater Treatment Plant Tour

When: Saturday, March 15, 2014, 9am
Where: Meet at Intersection for the Arts, 925 Mission Street, Suite 109


Have you ever wondered what happens to the water from your shower, laundry and toilet after it goes down the drain? What about storm water and runoff from lawns and gardens? The SF Public Utilities Commission invites San Francisco residents to take a free tour of our Wastewater Treatment Plant. You’ll learn about the history [...]

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When: Friday, March 7th, 12 - 2pm &
Saturday, March 8th, 12-3pm

Where: Intersection for the Arts, 925 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103


Reversing decades of discrimination set into place when New Deal labor laws intentionally excluded domestic workers, New York State in 2010 passed the very first Domestic Workers Bill of Rights. Hawaii and California followed soon after with other states soon to follow. Building on several years of producing art with and about domestic workers, REV- [...]

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Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare

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WhenFEBRUARY 20 - MARCH 2, 2014, Thursdays – Sundays, 8 pm

Michelle Hensley directs an all-female cast in this contemporary take on Shakespeare’s timeless comedy of love and identity! Two weeks only; get your tickets today!

Jazz+ at The de Young Museum with Les Gwan Jupons

Off the Grid Every Friday: LIVE MUSIC for February 2014

When: Friday afternoons, 12 to 2pm

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


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 FEBRUARY 7, 2014, 12 to 2pm DARREN JOHNSTON TRIO Darren Johnston – trumpet; Matt [...]

5W Sculpture - WHO bench by Ana Teresa Fernandez and Johanna Grawunder

reVIEWING San Francisco: A Video Making Workshop for SOMA Teens

SoMa Rec Center, 270 6th St, San Francisco, CA 94103

Mondays, March 10 - April 28, 2014

Have you ever wanted to make a movie about the world you live in and get paid to do it? In this 8-week, hands on workshop, you will collaborate to write, script, cast, direct, shoot, and edit to make your own short video. You will have an opportunity to develop youth leadership and critical thinking [...]


See America Gallery Exhibition

January 13 - 25, 2014

Opening Reception:  Thursday, January 23, 2014, 6 - 8:30pm

Where: 925 Mission Street SF CA 94103

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

Intersection is pleased to host, See America A project of The Creative Action Network in partnership with the National Parks Conservation Association January 13 – 25, 2014   In the 1930s, as part of the New Deal efforts to put artists to work, our government commissioned posters to showcase the country’s most stunning natural features under [...]



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Califas Exhibition

October 2  December 21, 2013

Califas Fesitval Opening Ceremony & Reception: Wednesday October 2, 6pm

Where: 925 Mission Street SF CA 94103

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

If California were a country, as of 2012 it would have been the 9th largest economy and the 34th most populous nation in the world. California is the most populous state in the United States, home to 1 out of 8 Americans. This exhibition is inspired by the countless stories and people that make up [...]


CALIFAS FESTIVAL! This Fall: Oct 2 – Nov 17, 2013

Intersection for the Arts and the California Shakespeare Theater present The Califas Festival October 2-November 17, 2013 on the 5M Campus and around the state of California Info: |  Intersection for the Arts and the California Shakespeare Theater come together this fall to co-produce the Califas Festival, a six week-long immersive, story-filled play [...]

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