ProtoHouse is one of many innovative projects popping up on the sidewalks of Market Street during April's three-day Market Street Prototyping Festival. Organized by SF Planning and the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, the fest will bring 50...
"Mago" Dohee Lee Forum and Grand Lobby Yerba Buena Center for the Arts San Francisco, CA November 15, 2014 by Rita Felciano copyright © Rita Felciano, 2014 Korean-born Dohee Lee's "Mago" is an ambitious, excellently realized work that straddles Dance Theater and performance as ritual. Show More Summary
"Shostakovich," "Rasa" Alonzo King Lines Ballet Lam Theater Yerba Buena Center for the Arts San Francisco, CA November 14, 2012 by Rita Felciano copyright © Rita Felciano Despite the fact that Alonzo Kong has put his stamp on dancers' bodies and what we used to think of as ballet for over two decades, he still manages to surprise us. Show More Summary
"Sadeh21" Batsheva Dance Company Lam Research Theater Yerba Buena Center for the Arts San Francisco, CA November 6, 2014 by Rita Felciano copyright © by Rita Felciano Much has been made about Gaga, the movement language Artistic Director/Choreographer Ohad Naharin has developed for his Batsheva dancers. Show More Summary
I was driving up to participate in a fun community picture collage event at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts when I noticed Ron Conway, one of the fathers of angel investing stand in line just like the rest of us. He was probably in line for 10 minutes as the process took forever. The Read More...
Landscape: the virtual, the actual, the possible? considers how the intersection of nature and technology shapes our current understanding and experience of landscape and gardens. By examining two very distinct geographic and cultural...Show More Summary
Apple’s decision to host its biggest event of the year at the Flint Center in Cupertino, rather than the Yerba Buena center for the arts in San Francisco, has caught the notice of many Apple fans. Only three Apple events … Read more...
In its seventh edition, Bay Area Now 7 is experimenting with a new approach to curating that highlights collaborations with our region?s artists and arts organizations and pushes beyond presentation toward a multidisciplinary celebration of the diversity of artistic practices in the Bay Area. Show More Summary
Four years ago this week, Apple started selling its first iPad model.The iPad was announced on January 27, 2010, by Steve Jobs during an Apple press event at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco. Pre-orders began in March, and the...
"FOLLOW ME" was the sticker emblazoned across the chest of the fresh-faced interns stationed at intervals leading to the Yerba Buena Center. "REGISTER HERE" said the giant sticker on the ground leading to the lobby. "THIS WAY" blared the arrow to the auditorium. Show More Summary
Los Angeles-based artist Jacqueline Kiyomi Gordon works in sound, installation and sculpture. Gordon investigates sonic and architectural applications of cybernetic systems in the 20th and 21st centuries to technological design, from anechoic chambers to the military?s use of Long Range Acoustic Device (LRAD) speakers. Show More Summary
With the Moscone Center getting ready for a big $500 million expansion, its neighbors at the Yerba Buena Neighborhood Consortium are not too happy. The problem is the shadow casting onto the nearby Children's Garden that the new 94-foot tall...
Beginning at the end of this month, the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts will begin screening a showcase of films based on design and architecture called the Design and Architecture Films Showcase. Running February 27 to March 30,...
An Apple Android phone? Why not? (Credit: TedxTalks/YouTube Screenshot by Chris Matyszczyk/CNET) Tim Cook is standing on stage at the Yerba Buena Center in San Francisco. He turns to leave, having finished his speech. Then he seems to have an afterthought. Show More Summary
On Sunday, February 7, 2010, Dot429 held it's 2nd San Francisco Networking Brunch at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts.
On Jan 13, 2010 over 350 LGBT professionals from all over the Bay Area mixed and mingled at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) this past Sunday at the inaugural dot429 networking brunch event. Dot429, a new on and offline networking...Show More Summary
The Contemporary Arts Center is hosting a special Conversation Café Wednesday, Jan. 29, with visiting artist Joël Tan from San Francisco’s Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. Among other things, Tan is a leading thinker on how arts groups can reshape relationships with audience and visitors. While Tan is visiting, he’ll meet with CAC and […]
Tablets Rule “Everyone who jammed into the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco on January 27, 2010, knew what they were there for: Apple CEO Steve Jobs’ introduction of a thin, always-on tablet device that would let people...Show More Summary
YBCA?s latest visual arts exhibition, Dissident Futures, is an investigation into possible alternative futures, particularly those that question or overturn conventional notions of innovation in economic, political and technological structures. Show More Summary
San Francisco's Yerba Buena Center for the Arts is presenting a fascinating art exhibition titled Dissident Futures, showcasing artists exploring the unknown of tomorrow.