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Mon, November 11, 2013

Cloud Forests Cloud Forest Bloom this Fall at San Francisco Botanical Garden
Foggy San Francisco may not seem like the tropics, but from October through December, for hundreds of rare and endangered plants native to the world’s misty high elevation cloud forests, ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free-$15
NIAD Deck The Walls: Super Affordable Art at NIAD
NIAD's annual holiday show has a twist this year, every featured piece is only $35... deck the walls indeed. Also seen will be a Sweet Dreams, a selection of work ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Cost: Free
Euphrat Making Space at the Euphrat Museum in Cupertino
The group exhibit Making Space runs from October 21 through December 5, 2013 and explores physical, cultural, and historic space. Artists include Ben Alexy, Barbara Boissevain, Elizabeth Catlett, Lee Crowley, ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Cost: Free
Working Proofs: A Revelation at Crown Point Press
Working Proofs: A Revelation is a group exhibition highlighting the artistic process by revealing some of the decisions made by the artists during their time in the printmaking studio. Preliminary impressions, ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free

Tue, November 12, 2013

Cloud Forests Cloud Forest Bloom this Fall at San Francisco Botanical Garden
Foggy San Francisco may not seem like the tropics, but from October through December, for hundreds of rare and endangered plants native to the world’s misty high elevation cloud forests, ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free-$15
NIAD Deck The Walls: Super Affordable Art at NIAD
NIAD's annual holiday show has a twist this year, every featured piece is only $35... deck the walls indeed. Also seen will be a Sweet Dreams, a selection of work ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Cost: Free
Zorn Anders Zorn: Sweden's Master Painter
Global sensation Anders Zorn (1860-1920) dazzled the art world with his bravura paintings, watercolors, and etchings. He captured both modern city life and the Swedish countryside and was one of ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 9:30 AM - 5:15 PM
Cost: Varies
Asian Art Museum In Grand Style Exhibition at the Asian Art Museum
Much of today's Korean culture derives from the traditions of the Joseon dynasty (1392–1910), when observations of milestones such as birthdays, weddings and promotions followed elaborate procedures. In Grand Style: ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Varies
Euphrat Making Space at the Euphrat Museum in Cupertino
The group exhibit Making Space runs from October 21 through December 5, 2013 and explores physical, cultural, and historic space. Artists include Ben Alexy, Barbara Boissevain, Elizabeth Catlett, Lee Crowley, ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Cost: Free
Working Proofs: A Revelation at Crown Point Press
Working Proofs: A Revelation is a group exhibition highlighting the artistic process by revealing some of the decisions made by the artists during their time in the printmaking studio. Preliminary impressions, ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free
Snelling Home: Shelter and Habitat in Contemporary Art
Home investigates the role that home, habitat, and environment play in our modern lives. This exhibition will address the way our interpretation of habitat has shifted over the past century. ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free-$5
The Delta How Can San Francisco's Bay Delta Be Saved?
The California Delta, one of the world's great estuaries, is San Francisco's main source of water and supports hundreds of plant and animal species. But for decades, it has also ...
Categories: Community Outreach
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Cost: Free

Wed, November 13, 2013

Cloud Forests Cloud Forest Bloom this Fall at San Francisco Botanical Garden
Foggy San Francisco may not seem like the tropics, but from October through December, for hundreds of rare and endangered plants native to the world’s misty high elevation cloud forests, ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free-$15
NIAD Deck The Walls: Super Affordable Art at NIAD
NIAD's annual holiday show has a twist this year, every featured piece is only $35... deck the walls indeed. Also seen will be a Sweet Dreams, a selection of work ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Cost: Free
Zorn Anders Zorn: Sweden's Master Painter
Global sensation Anders Zorn (1860-1920) dazzled the art world with his bravura paintings, watercolors, and etchings. He captured both modern city life and the Swedish countryside and was one of ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 9:30 AM - 5:15 PM
Cost: Varies
Asian Art Museum In Grand Style Exhibition at the Asian Art Museum
Much of today's Korean culture derives from the traditions of the Joseon dynasty (1392–1910), when observations of milestones such as birthdays, weddings and promotions followed elaborate procedures. In Grand Style: ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Varies
Euphrat Making Space at the Euphrat Museum in Cupertino
The group exhibit Making Space runs from October 21 through December 5, 2013 and explores physical, cultural, and historic space. Artists include Ben Alexy, Barbara Boissevain, Elizabeth Catlett, Lee Crowley, ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Cost: Free
Flo Oy Wong A 75th Birthday Celebration of Artist Flo Oy Wong
In celebration of the seventy fifth birthday of renowned Bay Area artist Flo Oy Wong, the Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center (APICC) and the Luggage Store present a retrospective of Flo's ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free
Snelling Home: Shelter and Habitat in Contemporary Art
Home investigates the role that home, habitat, and environment play in our modern lives. This exhibition will address the way our interpretation of habitat has shifted over the past century. ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free-$5
American Indian Heritage American Indian Heritage Month Celebration
KQED is proud to celebrate American Indian Heritage Month with an awards ceremony followed by refreshments at the North Light court. Co-sponsored by The San Francisco Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood ...
Categories: Arts: Music
Time: 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cost: Free
Give Women a Lift Give Women a Lift: A Self-Propelled Upward Dash
Give a Woman a Lift is an aerial dance performance that explores the meanings inherent in the idea of 'going up,' especially as seen through a feminist lens. They make ...
Categories: Arts: Performance
Time: 7:30 PM
Cost: $20-$25
Magic Theatre Magic Theatre Presents Arlington
Lovely, upbeat Sara Jane is valiantly trying to keep it a sunny day as she waits on the home front for her husband Jerry. Though she believes in the cause, ...
Categories: Arts: Performance
Time: All Day Event
Cost: Varies
Michaans Michaan's Auctions: November Special Events
Michaan's Auctions presents special events in November 2013. November 2: Saturday Appraisal Event from 10am-1pm; by appointment only, call (510) 227-2530. November 3: Estate Auction featuring fine art, decorative art, ...
Categories: Community Outreach
Time: All Day Event
Cost: Free

Thu, November 14, 2013

Cloud Forests Cloud Forest Bloom this Fall at San Francisco Botanical Garden
Foggy San Francisco may not seem like the tropics, but from October through December, for hundreds of rare and endangered plants native to the world’s misty high elevation cloud forests, ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free-$15
NIAD Deck The Walls: Super Affordable Art at NIAD
NIAD's annual holiday show has a twist this year, every featured piece is only $35... deck the walls indeed. Also seen will be a Sweet Dreams, a selection of work ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Cost: Free
Zorn Anders Zorn: Sweden's Master Painter
Global sensation Anders Zorn (1860-1920) dazzled the art world with his bravura paintings, watercolors, and etchings. He captured both modern city life and the Swedish countryside and was one of ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 9:30 AM - 5:15 PM
Cost: Varies
Mel Ramos Autour du Desir (All About Desire) at The Modernism Gallery
The Modernism Incorporated Gallery presents a group art show, Autour du Desir (All About Desire), which reflects their emphasis on the abstract and the contemporary. Of the twenty contributing artists, ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Cost: Free
Asian Art Museum KQED Member Day at the Asian Art Museum
Join KQED at the Asian Art Museum on Thursday, November 14, 2013 for KQED Member Day. See their newest exhibition In Grand Style: Celebrations in Korean Art during the Joseon ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free to KQED Members
Euphrat Making Space at the Euphrat Museum in Cupertino
The group exhibit Making Space runs from October 21 through December 5, 2013 and explores physical, cultural, and historic space. Artists include Ben Alexy, Barbara Boissevain, Elizabeth Catlett, Lee Crowley, ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Cost: Free
Flo Oy Wong A 75th Birthday Celebration of Artist Flo Oy Wong
In celebration of the seventy fifth birthday of renowned Bay Area artist Flo Oy Wong, the Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center (APICC) and the Luggage Store present a retrospective of Flo's ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free
Snelling Home: Shelter and Habitat in Contemporary Art
Home investigates the role that home, habitat, and environment play in our modern lives. This exhibition will address the way our interpretation of habitat has shifted over the past century. ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free-$5
Tech Awards The Tech Awards
The Tech Awards, presented by Applied Materials, is a signature program of The Tech Museum of Innovation. Learn about the international innovators who are applying technology to confront humanity's most ...
Categories: KQED Event
Time: 5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Cost: Varies
Give Women a Lift Give Women a Lift: A Self-Propelled Upward Dash
Give a Woman a Lift is an aerial dance performance that explores the meanings inherent in the idea of 'going up,' especially as seen through a feminist lens. They make ...
Categories: Arts: Performance
Time: 7:30 PM
Cost: $20-$25
Lily Cai Dance Lily Cai Dance Company: Home Studio Series
The Lily Cai Dance Company presents their Home Season Studio Series. Experience the company's new works, dance excerpts from the past and present, as well as an exciting multimedia collaboration ...
Categories: Arts: Performance
Time: 8:00 PM
Cost: $15
Magic Theatre Magic Theatre Presents Arlington
Lovely, upbeat Sara Jane is valiantly trying to keep it a sunny day as she waits on the home front for her husband Jerry. Though she believes in the cause, ...
Categories: Arts: Performance
Time: All Day Event
Cost: Varies

Fri, November 15, 2013

Cloud Forests Cloud Forest Bloom this Fall at San Francisco Botanical Garden
Foggy San Francisco may not seem like the tropics, but from October through December, for hundreds of rare and endangered plants native to the world’s misty high elevation cloud forests, ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free-$15
Art School Educator Conference: Cilker Conference for Arts Education
Join KQED for a workshop about our new educational video series, Art School. Learn how to download it for free, preview new episodes, and discover how Art School is the ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 7:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Cost: $40
NIAD Deck The Walls: Super Affordable Art at NIAD
NIAD's annual holiday show has a twist this year, every featured piece is only $35... deck the walls indeed. Also seen will be a Sweet Dreams, a selection of work ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Cost: Free
Zorn Anders Zorn: Sweden's Master Painter
Global sensation Anders Zorn (1860-1920) dazzled the art world with his bravura paintings, watercolors, and etchings. He captured both modern city life and the Swedish countryside and was one of ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 9:30 AM - 5:15 PM
Cost: Varies
Mel Ramos Autour du Desir (All About Desire) at The Modernism Gallery
The Modernism Incorporated Gallery presents a group art show, Autour du Desir (All About Desire), which reflects their emphasis on the abstract and the contemporary. Of the twenty contributing artists, ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Cost: Free
Futurefarmers: Taking Stock at Gallery 16
Gallery 16 takes an exhibition/archaeological look at the Bay Area artist collective, Futurefarmers. This exhibition will present objects spanning nearly 20 years of art making. Using various media to create ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free
Asian Art Museum In Grand Style Exhibition at the Asian Art Museum
Much of today's Korean culture derives from the traditions of the Joseon dynasty (1392–1910), when observations of milestones such as birthdays, weddings and promotions followed elaborate procedures. In Grand Style: ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Varies
Flo Oy Wong A 75th Birthday Celebration of Artist Flo Oy Wong
In celebration of the seventy fifth birthday of renowned Bay Area artist Flo Oy Wong, the Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center (APICC) and the Luggage Store present a retrospective of Flo's ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free
Snelling Home: Shelter and Habitat in Contemporary Art
Home investigates the role that home, habitat, and environment play in our modern lives. This exhibition will address the way our interpretation of habitat has shifted over the past century. ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free-$5
Howard Wiley Off the Grid: Sounds of California
As part of Intersection for the Arts and California Shakespeare Theater's CALIFAS Festival, seven commissioned Bay Area musicians have responded to the question 'What does your California sound like?' All ...
Categories: Arts: Music
Time: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Cost: Free
Robert Weiss Robert Weiss at Chabot Space and Science Center
Join Robert Weiss, the President of Xprize and entertainment movie producer, at the Chabot Space and Science Center to hear him speak. Weiss is a veteran Hollywood television and film ...
Time: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Cost: $20-29
Chabot Chabot Space and Science Center: Telescope Makers Workshop
Can you build a telescope? Yes! Open to all ages, the Telescope Makers' Workshop is an all-volunteer group committed to helping people build their own telescopes. Bring your interest and ...
Time: 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Cost: Varies
Give Women a Lift Give Women a Lift: A Self-Propelled Upward Dash
Give a Woman a Lift is an aerial dance performance that explores the meanings inherent in the idea of 'going up,' especially as seen through a feminist lens. They make ...
Categories: Arts: Performance
Time: 7:30 PM
Cost: $20-$25
Jackie Evancho Jackie Evancho Comes to Marin Center for One Night Only!
In just three years, Jackie's unique, gorgeous, soprano voice has won her millions of fans. Her recordings have dominated the music and DVD charts and her album, O Holy Night, ...
Categories: Arts: Music
Time: 8:00 PM
Cost: Varies
Lily Cai Dance Lily Cai Dance Company: Home Studio Series
The Lily Cai Dance Company presents their Home Season Studio Series. Experience the company's new works, dance excerpts from the past and present, as well as an exciting multimedia collaboration ...
Categories: Arts: Performance
Time: 8:00 PM
Cost: $15
Arab American Film Festival 17th Annual Arab Film Festival
The Arab Film Festival provides the opportunity to see films from and about the Arab world that give realistic perspectives on Arab people, culture, art, history and politics. The 17th ...
Categories: Arts: Movies
Time: All Day Event
Cost: Varies
Magic Theatre Magic Theatre Presents Arlington
Lovely, upbeat Sara Jane is valiantly trying to keep it a sunny day as she waits on the home front for her husband Jerry. Though she believes in the cause, ...
Categories: Arts: Performance
Time: All Day Event
Cost: Varies

Sat, November 16, 2013

Cloud Forests Cloud Forest Bloom this Fall at San Francisco Botanical Garden
Foggy San Francisco may not seem like the tropics, but from October through December, for hundreds of rare and endangered plants native to the world’s misty high elevation cloud forests, ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free-$15
Educator Workshop: SENCER Regional Meeting/Workshop
The highlights of the Sustaining STEM Education Innovation with Civic Engagement workshop, includes: KQED hosted session for using multi-media creation as a pedagogic strategy; talks by faculty who have successfully ...
Categories: KQED Education
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free
Zorn Anders Zorn: Sweden's Master Painter
Global sensation Anders Zorn (1860-1920) dazzled the art world with his bravura paintings, watercolors, and etchings. He captured both modern city life and the Swedish countryside and was one of ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 9:30 AM - 5:15 PM
Cost: Varies
Mel Ramos Autour du Desir (All About Desire) at The Modernism Gallery
The Modernism Incorporated Gallery presents a group art show, Autour du Desir (All About Desire), which reflects their emphasis on the abstract and the contemporary. Of the twenty contributing artists, ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Cost: Free
Futurefarmers: Taking Stock at Gallery 16
Gallery 16 takes an exhibition/archaeological look at the Bay Area artist collective, Futurefarmers. This exhibition will present objects spanning nearly 20 years of art making. Using various media to create ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free
Asian Art Museum In Grand Style Exhibition at the Asian Art Museum
Much of today's Korean culture derives from the traditions of the Joseon dynasty (1392–1910), when observations of milestones such as birthdays, weddings and promotions followed elaborate procedures. In Grand Style: ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Varies
Flo Oy Wong A 75th Birthday Celebration of Artist Flo Oy Wong
In celebration of the seventy fifth birthday of renowned Bay Area artist Flo Oy Wong, the Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center (APICC) and the Luggage Store present a retrospective of Flo's ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free
Snelling Home: Shelter and Habitat in Contemporary Art
Home investigates the role that home, habitat, and environment play in our modern lives. This exhibition will address the way our interpretation of habitat has shifted over the past century. ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free-$5
Give Women a Lift Give Women a Lift: A Self-Propelled Upward Dash
Give a Woman a Lift is an aerial dance performance that explores the meanings inherent in the idea of 'going up,' especially as seen through a feminist lens. They make ...
Categories: Arts: Performance
Time: 7:30 PM
Cost: $20-$25
Lily Cai Dance Lily Cai Dance Company: Home Studio Series
The Lily Cai Dance Company presents their Home Season Studio Series. Experience the company's new works, dance excerpts from the past and present, as well as an exciting multimedia collaboration ...
Categories: Arts: Performance
Time: 8:00 PM
Cost: $15
Vienna Teng Vienna Teng at The Independent
Celebrated singer-songwriter and Spark featured artist Vienna Teng just released a full-length studio album, Aims, on September 24, 2013. On Saturday, November 16, 2013, Teng will headline at The Independent ...
Categories: Arts: Music
Time: 9:00 PM
Cost: $25
Arab American Film Festival 17th Annual Arab Film Festival
The Arab Film Festival provides the opportunity to see films from and about the Arab world that give realistic perspectives on Arab people, culture, art, history and politics. The 17th ...
Categories: Arts: Movies
Time: All Day Event
Cost: Varies
KQED Arts Educator Event: Santa Clara County Office of Education Arts Expo
Meet arts providers serving the South Bay and beyond at an Arts Expo at the Santa Clara County Office of Education. KQED will be there, featuring our new educational video ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: All Day Event
Cost: Varies
Magic Theatre Magic Theatre Presents Arlington
Lovely, upbeat Sara Jane is valiantly trying to keep it a sunny day as she waits on the home front for her husband Jerry. Though she believes in the cause, ...
Categories: Arts: Performance
Time: All Day Event
Cost: Varies

Sun, November 17, 2013

Cloud Forests Cloud Forest Bloom this Fall at San Francisco Botanical Garden
Foggy San Francisco may not seem like the tropics, but from October through December, for hundreds of rare and endangered plants native to the world’s misty high elevation cloud forests, ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free-$15
Zorn Anders Zorn: Sweden's Master Painter
Global sensation Anders Zorn (1860-1920) dazzled the art world with his bravura paintings, watercolors, and etchings. He captured both modern city life and the Swedish countryside and was one of ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 9:30 AM - 5:15 PM
Cost: Varies
Asian Art Museum In Grand Style Exhibition at the Asian Art Museum
Much of today's Korean culture derives from the traditions of the Joseon dynasty (1392–1910), when observations of milestones such as birthdays, weddings and promotions followed elaborate procedures. In Grand Style: ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Varies
Snelling Home: Shelter and Habitat in Contemporary Art
Home investigates the role that home, habitat, and environment play in our modern lives. This exhibition will address the way our interpretation of habitat has shifted over the past century. ...
Categories: Arts: Visual Arts
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: Free-$5
Lily Cai Dance Lily Cai Dance Company: Home Studio Series
The Lily Cai Dance Company presents their Home Season Studio Series. Experience the company's new works, dance excerpts from the past and present, as well as an exciting multimedia collaboration ...
Categories: Arts: Performance
Time: 8:00 PM
Cost: $15
Arab American Film Festival 17th Annual Arab Film Festival
The Arab Film Festival provides the opportunity to see films from and about the Arab world that give realistic perspectives on Arab people, culture, art, history and politics. The 17th ...
Categories: Arts: Movies
Time: All Day Event
Cost: Varies
Magic Theatre Magic Theatre Presents Arlington
Lovely, upbeat Sara Jane is valiantly trying to keep it a sunny day as she waits on the home front for her husband Jerry. Though she believes in the cause, ...
Categories: Arts: Performance
Time: All Day Event
Cost: Varies

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