EXHIBITION

Lauren Marie Taylor: Time Machine

Sep 7 – Oct 20 – Curated by Angel Rafael Vázquez-Concepción, “Time Machine” places historic events in a future sci-fi environment in order to interrogate our present moment.

PERFORMANCE

O.M. France: Purple Salve/Salve Morada: The Hollywood Ending

Sep 7 – Oct 22 – Site-specific installation exploring Spanish colonialism of the Phillipines. Performance on September 7th at 7pm!

PERFORMANCE

Hybrid Series: Signor Benedick the Moor : In Performance

Sept 21 – SB The Moor In performance as part of our Hybrid Series, with special guests Golden Champagne Flavored Sweatshirt and WOE

GREAT WALL OF OAKLAND

Imagine Abundance: Visual Stories of the Bay Area

Sep 28 – a public art installation and community conversation reflecting on Bay Area life from a perspective of cultural, spiritual, or literal abundance.

PERFORMANCE

THE NO!!!BOT Performance

Oct 6 – Praba Pilar presents an Exoskeleton temporarily halting the global apparatus of surveillance capitalism that is converting bio-life into an extra-judicial colony

PERFORMANCE

Submersion – an immersive, multi-media environment of sound, image and motion

oct 13 – Gench and Cilla Vee Life Arts present:
Submersion – an immersive, multi-media environment of sound, image and motion

PERFORMANCE

Frederick Douglass in Ireland

Monday, Oct. 15 — Frederick Douglass in Ireland by Irish Arts & Writers Festival. Reception, music & dancing.

PERFORMANCE

Hybrid Series: Ratskin Explastical w/ Anna Luisa , Xina Xurner, Tyler Holmes

Oct 17 – Pro Arts is proud to present an evening of experimental sounds from Anna Luisa, Xina Xurner, and Tyler Holmes. Special guest announced soon!

PERFORMANCE

Hybrid Series: CBN, Cult Play, True Commando, Effluvium

Oct 27 – Pre-halloween hybrid series featuring a mid-western noise invasion featuring CBN & CULT PLAY

EXHIBITION

STILL THEY PERSIST: Protest Art of the 2017 Women’s Marches

Nov 2 – 30, 2018 – touring exhibition of Protest Art of the 2017 Women’s Marches, curated by FemFour. Night of the opening members of FemFour will discuss the Still They Persist collection, the role of art in protest and civic empowerment, and the complexities of exhibiting a living archive.

PROJECT SPACE

Wendy Reid: TREE PIECES, visual scores/ambient collage

Friday, Nov. 2, 2018 — Join us for the opening of Wendy Reid: Tree Pieces, visual scores/ambient collage. TREE PIECES is an on-going set of musical processes which attempt to reflect nature’s manner of operation.

PERFORMANCE

Wendy Reid, Lulu & Friends: Ambient Bird 433

Nov 10 – An outdoor performance by Wendy Reid and her bird Lulu. The performance will feature original compositions and human performers.

PERFORMANCE

Hybrid Series: Las Sucias, Peter Kalisch, Soot, Wild Torus

Nov 16 – a special night of experimental music and sounds featuring the mighty Las Sucias with their Pro Arts debut.

EXHIBITION

Choreographies of Disclosure: What the Mind Forgets

Jan. 11, 2019 – a socially engaged, long-form project, developed by performance artist and community organizer Jadelynn Stahl in collaboration with four Bay Area multidisciplinary artists.

EXHIBITION

John Colle Rogers: Pure War

March 1st, 2019 – exploring our collective fascination with acceleration with one fist raised…

EXHIBITION

Peter Foucault: New Work

Friday, May 3, 2010 — For his solo show at Pro Arts Peter Foucault will exhibit a new series of large-scale drawings on AluPoly and smaller works on paper.

PROJECT SPACE

The iAltar by Brian Reinbolt

Friday, May 3rd, 2019 — The iAltar is a contemplative view station staging a meditation on the power of the ubiquitous search engines which surround and supply us with their vast and fallible knowledge.  The iAltar uses small independent computers to send out an un-intentioned random two-word invocation.

EXHIBITION

SIGNMAN: John Law

June 7, 2019 — “SIGNMAN: John Law” is a three-month long retrospective of the San Francisco based, underground artist John Law.