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Art: Art Show, Museum, Textiles
Beyond the Surface: Embroidery Traditions
"Beyond the Surface: Worldwide Embroidery Traditions" presents a selection of embroidered costumes and accessories from around the world to explore their distinguished craftsmanship and unique social and cultural connotations. Embroidery - the stitching of...
M.H. de Young Memorial Museum
San Francisco, CA

Fri 5/26/17 - Sun 5/28/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Mon 5/29/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 5/30/17 - Sun 6/4/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 6/6/17 - Sun 6/11/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 6/13/17 - Sun 6/18/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Art: Art Show, History/Science
Future of the Past: Mummies & Medicine, The
Ancient Egypt meets modern medicine in this exhibition that makes use of state-of-the-art scientific techniques to explore two of the Fine Arts Museums' mummies. An interdisciplinary team of scientists, Egyptologists, physicians, and museum curators and c...
California Palace of the Legion of Honor
San Francisco, CA

Fri 5/26/17 - Sun 6/4/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 6/6/17 - Sun 6/11/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 6/13/17 - Sun 6/18/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 6/20/17 - Sun 6/25/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 6/27/17 - Sun 7/2/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Art: Art Show, Drawings/Works on Paper, Gallery
Man of Our Times: Drawings by Roy De Forest
Featuring mixed-media works on paper from the last two decades of the career of Roy De Forest's (1930-2007), the exhibition contains a survey of major works displayed in the elaborately carved and painted frames that became a signature of this renowned Bay...
Brian Gross Fine Art
San Francisco, CA

Fri 5/26/17 - Sat 5/27/17 at 11am-6pm
Tue 5/30/17 - Sat 6/3/17 at 11am-6pm
Tue 6/6/17 - Sat 6/10/17 at 11am-6pm
Tue 6/13/17 - Sat 6/17/17 at 11am-6pm
Tue 6/20/17 - Sat 6/24/17 at 11am-6pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Painting
Monet: The Early Years
"Monet: The Early Years" is the first major American exhibition devoted to the initial phase of Claude Monet's (1840-1926) career. Through approximately 60 paintings, the exhibition demonstrates the radical invention that marked the artist's development du...
California Palace of the Legion of Honor
San Francisco, CA

Fri 5/26/17 - Sun 5/28/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Photography
On the Road to the Summer of Love
The California Historical Society's ambitious exhibition in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love tells the story of the countercultural movement in San Francisco through photographs. In the summer of 1967, young people from across the ...
California Historical Society
San Francisco, CA

Fri 5/26/17 - Sun 5/28/17 at 11am-5pm
Tue 5/30/17 - Sun 6/4/17 at 11am-5pm
Tue 6/6/17 - Sun 6/11/17 at 11am-5pm
Tue 6/13/17 - Wed 6/14/17 at 11am-5pm
Thu 6/15/17 at 11am-8pm
Art: Art Show, Design, Folk Art/Crafts, Multimedia, Museum, Painting, Textiles, Special Event
Summer of Love Experience: Art, Fashion and Rock & Roll, The
The de Young Museum presents "The Summer of Love Experience: Art, Fashion, and Rock & Roll" an exhibition of iconic rock posters, photographs, interactive music and light shows, costumes and textiles, ephemera and avant-garde films. A 50th-anniversary cele...
M.H. de Young Memorial Museum
San Francisco, CA

Fri 5/26/17 - Sun 5/28/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Mon 5/29/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 5/30/17 - Sun 6/4/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 6/6/17 - Sun 6/11/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 6/13/17 - Sun 6/18/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Mixed Media, Museum
Teddy Cruz & Fonna Foreman: Visualizing Citizenship
In the face of a new, more divisive, political landscape, the public narrative around borders surfaces fears on all sides of the political spectrum. Yet for architect and theorist Teddy Cruz and political scientist Fonna Forman, border communities are oppo...
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
San Francisco, CA

Fri 5/26/17 - Sun 5/28/17 at 11am-6pm
Tue 5/30/17 - Sun 6/4/17 at 11am-6pm
Tue 6/6/17 - Sun 6/11/17 at 11am-6pm
Tue 6/13/17 - Sun 6/18/17 at 11am-6pm
Theater: Comedy/Drama, Play
World Premiere: Grandeur
The Magic Theatre presents the world-premiere production of "Grandeur" by Macarthur Genius Award-winner Han Ong, in his first work at the theater in 25 years. It's about an imagined meeting between an ambitious young journalist and the legendary, shape-shi...
Fort Mason Center – Magic Theatre
San Francisco, CA

Fri 5/26/17 - Sat 5/27/17 at 8pm
Sun 5/28/17 at 2:30pm
Wed 5/31/17 - Sat 6/3/17 at 8pm
Sun 6/4/17 at 2:30pm
Wed 6/7/17 - Fri 6/9/17 at 8pm
Music: Classical
San Francisco Symphony: Shostakovich & Tchaikovsky
A symphony in all but name, Shostakovich’s "Suite on Verses of Michelangelo Buonarroti" is a tribute to Mahler’s song cycle "Das Lied von der Erde." Hear Shostakovich’s moving depiction of the famous artist’s achievements and struggles through the majestic...
Louise M. Davies Symphony Hall
San Francisco, CA

Fri 5/26/17 - Sat 5/27/17 at 8pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Sculpture
Alexander Calder: Motion Lab
Alexander Calder revolutionized art in the early 1930s by introducing actual movement into his sculptural and pictorial compositions. Animated as if by a life force, these works quickly came to be known as "mobiles," a word that still brings to mind aerial...
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)
San Francisco, CA

Fri 5/26/17 - Wed 5/31/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 6/1/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 6/2/17 - Wed 6/7/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 6/8/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 6/9/17 - Wed 6/14/17 at 10am-5pm
Sports: Baseball
Atlanta Braves at San Francisco Giants
The San Francisco Giants host the Atlanta Braves in this MLB regular season game.
AT&T Park
San Francisco, CA

Fri 5/26/17 at 7:15pm
Sat 5/27/17 at 7:05pm
Sun 5/28/17 at 1:05pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Sculpture
British Sculptors: The Fisher Collection
This exhibition brings together more than 40 years of sculpture by artists born or working in Great Britain. Drawn from the Doris and Donald Fisher Collection, the presentation begins with works by Barbara Hepworth and Henry Moore, who established a footin...
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)
San Francisco, CA

Fri 5/26/17 - Wed 5/31/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 6/1/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 6/2/17 - Wed 6/7/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 6/8/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 6/9/17 - Wed 6/14/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Design, Installations, Museum
Bureau Spectacular: insideoutsidebetweenbeyond
In its first museum presentation on the West Coast, architecture studio Bureau Spectacular has designed a large-scale installation that further develops the studio's ideas on past, current and future architecture seen in the drawing "insideoutsidebetweenbe...
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)
San Francisco, CA

Fri 5/26/17 - Tue 5/30/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 6/1/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 6/2/17 - Tue 6/6/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 6/8/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 6/9/17 - Tue 6/13/17 at 10am-5pm
Music: Dance Club, Punk, Gay and Lesbian, Burlesque
Club Clit: Nina Hagen Punk Club Edition
Club Clit is an all inclusive lesbian lady drag club that gives all types of womyn a platform to perform drag, along with other art forms. It welcomes trans womyn, trans men, queers, dykes, bulldaggers, gays, twinks, leather daddies, non-binary, riot grrrl...
DNA Lounge
San Francisco, CA

Fri 5/26/17 at 9pm
Comedy: Stand Up Comedy
Dan St. Germain
St. Germain has been on "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon," John Oliver’s NY Standup Show on Comedy Central and "The Electric Company." He’s written for The Onion and been featured on "WTF with Marc Maron," "Keith and the Girl," and Sirius Radio.
Punch Line Comedy Club - San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

Fri 5/26/17 at 8pm and 10:15pm
Sat 5/27/17 at 7:30pm and 9:45pm
Music: Cover/Tribute Band/Performer, Live Music in Bar/Club
Destroyer
Ruling over San Francisco for nearly two decades, Destroyer has opened for the real Kiss and GWAR and has also been covered in major music magazines, including Rolling Stone, Spin and Metal Edge.
Slim's
San Francisco, CA

Fri 5/26/17 at 9pm
Art: Art Show, Drawings/Works on Paper, Museum
Drawings From the Collection: 1980 to Today
Showcasing works created between 1980 and the present day, this exhibition highlights contemporary drawings from SFMOMA’s collection and presents a variety of approaches to the medium. Bold works by artists including Joyce Pensato, Raymond Pettibon and Gar...
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)
San Francisco, CA

Fri 5/26/17 - Sun 5/28/17 at 10am-5pm
Comedy: Stand Up Comedy
Josh Wolf
Wolf appeared weekly on "Chelsea Lately" and hosted the web series "College Experiment" for foxsports.com until it was cancelled in 2011. He also briefly had a talk show on CMT. Wolf is a regular on the national comedy club circuit.
Cobb's Comedy Club
San Francisco, CA

Fri 5/26/17 at 8pm and 10:15pm
Sat 5/27/17 at 7:30pm and 9:45pm
Sun 5/28/17 at 7:30pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Photography
Larry Sultan: Here and Home
This major retrospective examines the work and career of Larry Sultan (1946–2009), an internationally renowned photographer with deep ties to the Bay Area as both an artist and an educator. Sultan’s often intensely personal images -- many drawn from his ow...
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)
San Francisco, CA

Fri 5/26/17 - Tue 5/30/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 6/1/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 6/2/17 - Tue 6/6/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 6/8/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 6/9/17 - Tue 6/13/17 at 10am-5pm
Music: Live Music in Bar/Club, Rock
The Memories
The Memories were formed in Portland, OR, in the summer of 2010 by White Fang bandmates and childhood friends Rikky Gage and Kyle Handley. Their self-titled debut was released on their own Gnar Tapes label as a 200-copy cassette. The tape soon attracted th...
Brick & Mortar Music Hall
San Francisco, CA

Fri 5/26/17 at 9pm
    

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