Arts

Ploughshares Hosts Starry Benefit Gala at Commonwealth Club

Charles Oppenheimer, grandson of Manhattan Project head J. Robert Oppenheimer, was one of several notables who showed up in San Francisco June 24 to support Ploughshares, a leading global nuclear non-proliferation organization.…

Creations Fine Jewelers Celebrates Grand Opening of Napa Store

Local legacy brand Creations Fine Jewelers welcomed the Napa community to a three-day grand opening celebration of its new store on Redwood Road. Co-presidents Melissa and Brian Doughty launched the festivities with…

buildON Concert 2024

On June 6, global nonprofit buildOn hosted an unforgettable night of music and community spirit at The Chapel in San Francisco for their annual Better Together benefit concert.  The evening featured dynamic performances by three-time…

Humankindness Gala 2024

CommonSpirit Health Foundation hosted its ninth annual Humankindness Gala on May 22 at San Francisco City Hall to showcase kindness and to address social issues facing communities served by the health system. …

Events Calendar: August 2024

Through Aug. 11de Young | Fashioning San Francisco: A Century of Style Over 100  items, plus high fashion and haute couture on loan, in the first major presentation of the costume collection…

Events Calendar: July 2024

As city dwellers reach for another layer to ward off the seasonal chill, the calendar tells us it’s the height of summer. Never mind, plenty of heartwarming happenings are taking place across…

San Francisco Opera Ball Benefactor Pre-Party 2024

In anticipation of Opera Ball 2024 and San Francisco Opera’s 102nd season, San Francisco Opera and San Francisco Opera Guild toasted the Benefactors of Opera Ball 2024 with a cocktail party hosted by San Francisco Opera Association…

San Francisco Ballet School 2024 Spring Festival

San Francisco Ballet School welcomed guests to the annual Spring Festival Fundraising Dinner on Wednesday, May 22, following a delightful gala-style student performance that showcased rising talent at the Blue Shield of…

Family House San Francisco’s “Superbloom Gala 2024”

The event raised $1.1 million to help children with cancer and life-threatening illnesses and honored Edwin Icban, Mary Kane, Barbara Morgenthau, Lael Robertson, Susan Ruhne & Selina Tobaccowala Family House San Francisco held…

San Francisco Opera hosts the American Premiere of INNOCENCE

San Francisco Opera presented the U.S. premiere of Innocence, the final opera by the late Finnish composer Kaija Saariaho, on Saturday, June 1. The work which follows the survivors and victims’ families ten…

ORION Custom Framing Grand Opening

Orion Custom Framing celebrated the Grand Opening of their second design studio in San Francisco at 2024 Polk St. on June 1. They’re bringing a fresh, modern take on the traditional craft…

SFMOMA’s Donor Event with Carmelo Anthony and Derek Fordjour

SFMOMA hosted former NBA player Carmelo Anthony and artist Derek Fordjour in dialogue with Christopher Bedford for Intermedia: Dialogue Across Disciplines, a donor event on June 4, 2024. More than 100 guests…

Bouquets to Art 40th Anniversary

On Monday, June 3, The Fine Arts Museums’ welcomed nearly 700 flower lovers to Opening Night to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Bouquets to Art. From the very moment they entered, guests…