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image Censorship Committee of Palo Alto Banishes Public Art Piece 480_eggbyav_1.jpg by Susan Smith
Speaking in its own voice, the 7 foot tall egg-shaped public artwork sculpture brought its "anti-war/questioning the use of technology" message to the Censorship Committee of Palo Alto. Adriana Varella's sculpture appealed to the censoring group (also known as the Public Art Commission) at a meeting in Palo Alto City Hall on November 16. Despite requests from Palo Alto residents to give more time for public input, members of the committee, with hard hearts, voted unanimously and immediately ...
Posted: Sat Nov 18, 2017 4:14AM
image Sculpture Loved by Folks from Anarchists to Art Lovers On Chopping Block 480_ddna2opa_1.jpg by Susan Smith
On November 16 the Public Art Commission of Palo Alto voted unanimously to remove the artwork of Adriana Varella from the city’s public art collection. "Digital DNA", a seven foot tall egg shaped sculpture made of recycled circuit boards, imparts a political message—that technology generated by Silicon Valley has a far-reaching impact. It conveys that modern technology can enslave us, and reminds the viewer that technology is also used for warfare. In protest of the commission's decision, the...
Posted: Sat Nov 18, 2017 3:49AM
calendar How Counterculture Built Silicon Valley by CIIS Public Programs
California Institute of Integral Studies 1453 Mission Street San Francisco, CA 94103...
Event Date: Wed Jan 17, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Nov 17, 2017 12:52PM
calendar From SF with Love: a North Bay Relief Concert Series 480_from-sf-with-love-concert-series.jpg by Julie
Rickshaw Shop 155 Fell St, SF 94102...
Event Date: Sat Nov 25, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Nov 15, 2017 3:04PM
calendar From SF with Love: a North Bay Relief Concert Series 480_down-dirty-shake-from-sf-with-love_1.jpg by Julie
Slim’s 333 11th St., San Francisco 94103...
Event Date: Sun Nov 19, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Nov 15, 2017 3:00PM
calendar Love, Death, and Annihilation in Contemporary Literature and Cinema 480_swimme-cooke-feature-1200x650-fw17.jpg by CIIS Public Programs
California Institute of Integral Studies 1453 Mission Street San Francisco, CA 94103...
Event Date: Wed Nov 29, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Nov 15, 2017 2:46PM
calendar Sensible Cinema presents: Broken Rainbow by M. Starks
Unitarian Universalist Center 1187 Franklin /Geary Streets, San Francisco...
Event Date: Fri Nov 17, 2017 6:30PM
Posted: Mon Nov 13, 2017 3:22PM
calendar Liberated Lens film night & fundraiser for Puerto Rico: "TAINO DACA (I AM)" 480_taino-daca-flyer_1.jpg by Liberated Lens film collective
Omni Commons, 4799 Shattuck Ave, Oakland 94609...
Event Date: Wed Nov 22, 2017 6:00PM
Posted: Mon Nov 13, 2017 1:44PM
calendar Militarism and the War on the Environment- Gar Smith Book Release 480_11.29.17_gar_smith_bookrelease_1.jpg by Anita Heckman
Resource Center for Nonviolence community room, 612 Ocean St., Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Wed Nov 29, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Nov 8, 2017 9:28PM
calendar Oakland Community Block Party 480_the-california-endowment_1.jpg by Schools Not Prisons
The California Endowment's Center for Healthy Communities Oakland 2000 Franklin St, Oakland, California 94612...
Event Date: Sat Nov 18, 2017 12:00PM
Posted: Tue Nov 7, 2017 1:09PM
image Happy Ninth Birthday SubRosa! (and some Santa Cruz radical history) 480_subrosa-comix_1.jpg by SubRosa
On November 1, 2017, SubRosa turned nine years old. SubRosa is an anarchist community space run by a collective of committed people from the Santa Cruz area, freely giving of our energy and time....
Posted: Tue Nov 7, 2017 11:13AM
calendar Anarcho Punk show + DIY Market 480_manic2_1.jpg by Punk Rocker
ELI'S MILE HIGH CLUB, 3629 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Oakland, California 94609...
Event Date: Sat Nov 18, 2017 2:00PM
Posted: Mon Nov 6, 2017 10:03PM
calendar For the LOVE of ART by Reclaimed Room
Reclaimed Room at Building REsources 701 Amador Street San Francisco, CA 94124...
Event Date: Fri Nov 17, 2017 5:00PM
Posted: Sun Nov 5, 2017 10:01AM
calendar Peace and Protest: Art and Dance 480_flyer_-_art_of_protest_-_local_color_-_20171109__b_1_1_1.jpg by San José Peace and Justice Center
Local Color 27 South 1st Street San Jose, CA 95113...
Event Date: Sat Nov 11, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Nov 3, 2017 6:21PM
calendar Peace and Protest: Art and Dance 480_flyer_-_art_of_protest_-_local_color_-_20171109__b_1.jpg by San José Peace and Justice Center
Local Color 27 South 1st Street San Jose, CA 95113...
Event Date: Fri Nov 10, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Nov 3, 2017 3:22PM
calendar Threading the Life of a Mayan: A Day of the Dead reading 480_threading-life-of-mayan_1.jpg by Unsettlers
Shotwell Street and 19th Street, Mission District, San Francisco...
Event Date: Thu Nov 2, 2017 5:00PM
Posted: Wed Nov 1, 2017 4:29PM
calendar Aloe Vera Medicinal Herb Workshop 480_aloe-vera_medicinal_herb_workshop_1.jpg by UC Gill Tract Community Farm
UC Gill Tract Community Farm 1050 San Pablo Ave at Marin, Albany Ca 94706...
Event Date: Sun Nov 5, 2017 11:00AM
Posted: Wed Nov 1, 2017 1:48PM
audio News and Views: Interview with Tabitha Mustafa about the New Orleans Palestinian Film Festival (audio/mpeg 21.8mb) by Theodore Hilton
The 3rd annual New Orleans Palestinian Film Festival will take place Friday-Sunday November 3-5. We sat down with festival co-organizer Tabitha Mustafa to discuss this year's program....
Posted: Wed Nov 1, 2017 7:06AM
calendar Screening: A Force More Powerful 480_aforce_1.jpg by Phoebe Sorgen
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists’ Hall 1924 Cedar (@Bonita), Berkeley www.bfuu.org...
Event Date: Sat Nov 4, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Mon Oct 30, 2017 12:16PM
calendar Anxious States: Expressionism from Gauguin to Oliveira 480_enlargement_1938.96_1.jpg by Mills College Art Museum
Entrance to the Mills College Art Museum Mills College Art Museum 5000 MacArthur Blvd. Oakland, CA 94613 Information: 510.430.2164 Directions: 510.430.3250 Email: museum@mills.edu HOURS Closed Monday Tuesday 11:00 am–4:00 pm Wednesday 11:00 am–7:30 pm Thursday 11:00 am–4:00 pm Friday 11:00 am–4:00 pm Saturday 11:00 am–4:00 pm Sunday 11:00 am–4:00 pm...
Event Date: Wed Dec 6, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Mon Oct 30, 2017 12:12PM