Artists

Rick Kitagawa

Rent Rise Forcing Artists To Flee San Francisco

Artist Rick Kitagawa and studio owner Solange Gabrielli worry that San Francisco will lose its reputation as a haven for entertainers, artists and colorful characters priced out of the city by soaring housing costs.

09/21/2014

An abstract painting by an Oakland Zoo hissing roach. (Oakland Zoo)

Oakland Zoo Auctioning Off Paintings By Animals To Support Wildlife Conservation

Oakland has been gaining national headlines in recent years for the rebirth of its art, culture and restaurant scene. But the work of some the city’s most popular residents can still be purchased for a few hundred bucks.

09/10/2014

Screen shot of SoundCloud website. (CBS)

Larry Magid: SoundCloud Will Start Paying Artists, Introduces Ads

SoundCloud will start paying artists and record companies whose music appears on the popular streaming site.

08/21/2014

John Yi in front of an art installation at Code & Canvas in San Francisco, California. (Margie Shafer/CBS)

KCBS Cover Story: Tech And Art World Come Together At San Francisco Space

Code & Canvas on 15th Street and Potrero Avenue in San Francisco is a space where tech startups help subsidize the cost of artist studios.

05/01/2014

Paul McCartney (Josh Withers/Outside Lands)

Outside Lands 2013: By The Numbers

All together now! How many miles walked over the course of Outside Lands? Answer is 27. Check out more anecdotes & numbers, here…

08/12/2013

Carly Rae Jepsen (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

RIAA Adds Streams To Gold, Platinum Certification

The Recording Industry Association of America is expanding its gold and platinum certification program to include song streams from Yahoo!, Spotify & YouTube on the Internet…

05/09/2013

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Best Art Galleries In North Bay

North Bay artists have much to offer the interpretive eye. Check out the best galleries in the area.

09/24/2012

Artists Return To Restore Women's Building Mural

Artists Return To Restore Women’s Building Mural

The artists who originally painted the vibrant MaestraPeace mural on the Women’s Building in San Francisco’s Mission District have returned…

08/30/2012

Oakland's Art & Soul Festival Celebrates Local Talent

Oakland’s Art & Soul Festival Celebrates Local Talent

The 12th Annual Art and Soul Festival in downtown Oakland kicked things off Saturday with a number of new additions. Focusing on homegrown talent…

08/04/2012

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