SATURDAY JUNE 1
THE MOLESKINE PROJECT VIII
Spoke Art | 816 Sutter Street | SF | 6-9pm
Now in its 8th year, this dynamic group exhibition features over 50 artists from around the world working in a variety of media offering a peek inside the artists' sketchbooks. On View: June 1 - 22, 2019
BODY PHILOSOPHY CLUB OPENING
211 Hugo Street | SF | 5-8pm
From the outside Body Philosophy Club looks like a vintage fashion shop but it’s soooo much more than that. “We are less interested in being a fashion business. We are more interested in how bodies respond uniquely to the feeling of being clothed, how we in our bodies choose and wear and then one day part from a garment.” They are opening a brick and mortar store and are throwing a party with tunes by DJ Matt Katt and snacks by Yo Tambien Cantina.
THE PROP HOUSE SALE
80 Industrial Way | Brisbane | 10am-4pm
This is your chance to wander through the 15,000 sq. foot prop warehouse that has provided props for film and tv shows like The Matrix, Milk, and Sorry to Bother You. You will find everything from everyday household decor to vintage items and even the unusual dental chairs and juke boxes. If you’re intrigued, check out their highly entertaining Craigslist posting for a FULL list of what to expect! May 31 - June 2
TUESDAY JUNE 4
BOUQUETS TO ART
DE YOUNG MUSEUM | 50 HAGIWARA TEA GARDEN DR. | SF | $28
Bouquets to Art is a weeklong display of floral designs that take inspiration from the works of art in the de Young’s galleries. The show runs from June 4th-June 9th.
FREE MUSEUM DAY
Enjoy free entry to a handful of SF Museums including Legion of Honor, YBCA, de Young, Museum of Craft and Design, Contemporary Jewish Museum,
FRIDAY JUNE 7
DOUG AVERY ZINE RELEASE: TOTALLY
Needles and Pens | 1173 Valencia St | SF | 6-9pm
Totally Zine #1 will feature work by Doug Avery, Amy Browne, Amani Hope, Andreas Trolf and my friend Ethan Indorf!
DAVID HYTONE AND JOSH JEFFERSON OPENING
Gallery 16 | 501 Third Street | SF | 6-9pm
David Hytone will be showing “The Elephant And The Albatross” while Josh Jefferson will be showing “Upon a Slitted Sheet I Sit” with a DJ set by Jason Jagel for the opening. Both artists tend to blend painting with collage and walk the line of abstraction and figuration. Their work seems to be a perfect pair.
SATURDAY JUNE 8
WEST COAST CRAFT
Fort Mason Festival Pavilion | 2 Marina Blvd | SF | 10am - 6pm | June 8 & 9
HOORAY! It’s time for the best vendor/craft fair’s summer show! West Coast Craft features the best artists, designers, and craftspeople inspired by the cultural and natural histories of the West Coast. Get your wallets ready for some of the best slow fashion clothing designers, handmade ceramics, jewelry and so much more. I will be there with my participatory project, The Friendship Project, so come be my friend!
CAPTURING COLOR WITH MAGGIE PATE
Bricolage Press | Vallejo | $150
Transform your food scraps into natural dyes with expert Maggie Pate. You will dye a cotton bandana, silk ribbon and various swatches to create a dye book. Plus, you’ll receive Maggie’s Natural Dyeing E-Course to continue at home.
GRACE RANCH BARN SALE
10404 Mill Station Rd | Sebastopol | 9am-4pm
Visit Grace Ranch’s big red barn full of curated vintage goods, household goods, and antique furniture. Mostly I want to go to check out their whole spot! There are even cottages you can rent out.
SUNDAY JUNE 9
TUESDAY JUNE 11
Sphere | 1212 Broadway, Ste 300 | Oakland | 6-8pm
This month’s Tuesdays Together will focus on video marketing with speaker Mary Betsey of Forward Films who will discuss how to propel your brand and business with video. Plus, you’ll get to check out Sphere, Oakland’s newest womxn’s co-working space. Event is free but please RSVP.
THURSDAY JUNE 13
GAY AREA SHOWCASE
Perdita Shop | 323 Divisadero | SF | 6-10pm
Little Lodge Gallery is bringing together some of their favorite queer artists for their first annual Gay Area Showcase. Join them for the opening at Perdita Shop and kick off Pride Month by supporting local artists.
FRIDAY JUNE 14
SATURDAY JUNE 15
IN PARALLEL: WINDY CHIEN & SERENA MITNIK-MILLER
Bolinas Museum | 48 Wharf Road | Bolinas | 4-7pm
This exhibition celebrates the power and simplicity of the line by pairing Windy Chien’s sculptural knot hangings with Serena Mitnik-Miller's geometric watercolors. There will be a knot tying station, an artist talk at 4pm and a courtyard concert until 7pm.
SKELETONS: A SOLO SHOW BY MUZAE SESAY
Pt. 2 Gallery | 5123b Wester Street | Oakland | 12-10pm
Stop in to see Muzae’s colorful, geometric, and delightful body of work. He also invited artist Basil Kincade to show in the smaller gallery to run alongside his.
ONLY CHILD SAMPLE SALE
5621 Lowell Street, Unit K | Oakland | 11am-2pm
Stop by the Only Child studio for some discounted pieces from past seasons, samples, and gently worn returns. There will be drinks from Flashlight Coffee and a mending/hemming station.
SUNDAY JUNE 16
WEAVING WORKSHOP WITH MEGHAN SHIMEK
Exchange Studios | 527 23rd Ave | Oakland | 3-6pm | $285
Hurry and sign up. The first session sold out so quick that Meghan added an afternoon workshop as well. You’ll learn basic weaving techniques to make a super fluffy wall hanging with roving.
WEDNESDAY JUNE 26
“STREET ART” -- A SOLO SHOW BY MARK GONZALES
Chandran Gallery | 459 Geary St | SF | 7-9 pm
Mark Gonzales, aka The Gonz, is a pro skateboarder and artist who will be showcasing a new body of work at Chandran Gallery.
FRIDAY JUNE 28
SATURDAY JUNE 29
SF PRIDE WEEKEND
San Francisco Pride is one of the largest gatherings of the LGBTQ Community in the nation bringing in local and international leaders for a weekend long celebration. The Pride Parade starts at 10am on Sunday and spans from Embarcadero Center to the Civic Center Main Stage. Be sure to check SFpride.org for all the celebrations, performers and fun.
Celebration Hours: Saturday, June 29, 2019 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Sunday, June 30, 2019 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM