Art

Cover art for the 'Superman' comic book, 1930s. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

San Francisco’s Cartoon Art Museum To Close In June; Searching For New Home After Rent Increase

San Francisco’s only museum devoted to comics, cartoons and animation is closing its doors at the end of June, but not forever.

04/20/2015

Derek Hernandez, an artistic barber in Antioch. (CBS)

Antioch Barber Turns Hair Into Works Of Art

Most people go to the barber shop to get a little off the top. But at Ajja’s in Antioch, what Derek Hernandez is doing is definitely over the top.

04/15/2015

Kiesza (credit: Lokal Legend Records)

15 Things To Do In The Bay Area, Week Of April 13th-April 19th

Art, baseball, ballet, and Kiesza — yes, the Bay Area is truly eclectic, and so is this week’s list!

04/13/2015

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52 Wacky Art Exhibits You Can Play With Take Over San Francisco’s Market Street For 3 Days

Dozens of art exhibitions will flood Market Street starting Thursday as the public prepares to vote on which ones will become a permanent fixture in this rapidly changing San Francisco corridor.

04/09/2015

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Nude Painting Banned On Facebook Could Trigger Avalanche Of Legal Challenges For Social Media

The painting is good enough for the famed Musee d’Orsay, but it’s too risqué for Facebook, and now after banning a photo of a nude painting of a woman’s crotch, the American company–whose terms of service declare users must sue in Northern California–may still face the first of potentially many lawsuits over how it does business overseas.

03/10/2015

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High School Visual Arts Programs Help Students Earn Scholarships

The Visual and Performing Arts Content Standards for California Public Schools provide a powerful tool for educators and students alike to engage in powerful, meaningful study.

03/04/2015

Painting (Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Grade School Visual And Performing Arts Programs Spark Future Career Paths

Career choices later in life within applied art fields, such as fashion and industrial design are often sparked through early school art programs.

03/04/2015

Leonard Nimoy, who played the role of Spock in the original Star Trek television series, gestures on arrival for the Los Angeles premiere of the movie 'Star Trek Into Darkness" in Hollywood, California on May 14, 2013.       (Photo credit should read FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Star Trek’s Leonard Nimoy Left Legacy Of Positive Body Image With Nude Photography

The late Star Trek actor Leonard Nimoy left many legacies in his work across genres, but one that might not be as well known is his role as a champion of beauty of all sizes, including his photographic work with San Francisco-based Fat Bottom Revue, featured in 2007.

03/02/2015

Gift Giving (credit: Thinkstock)

7 of The Best Gift Ideas To Bring Back From a Trip

This list will give you an idea of what gifts are best to bring back from a trip.

02/26/2015

Luke Brugnara

Alleged Art Thief And SF Real Estate Mogul ‘Lucky Luke’ Arrested After Escaping From Federal Courthouse

A suspected high-end art thief known as “Lucky Luke” is not so lucky anymore.

02/13/2015

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