The Composting Contraption Gets Out and About


Our latest ScrapEden project, The Composting Contraption, rolls on, delighting kids and adults alike and educating about the importance of composting. This pedal powered, fun and funky kinetic sculpture is touring events throughout the summer. If you’re at an outdoor event in San Francisco this summer, keep your eyes peeled for the contraption! The ScrapEden program is supported by the…Keep reading >>

Flying Solo – Laura Kimpton

Flying Solo Exhibit Featuring Laura Kimpton Opening Reception McLaughlin Gallery 49 Geary (corner Grant). Suite 200 San Francisco Thursday, June 2, 2011 5:30pm to 8:30pm View new works of collage, assemblage, and sculpture by Laura Kimpton. Works on exhibition from June 2nd to July 30th, 2011. This solo exhibition of 2D and 3D recycled mixed media creations draws upon Laura’s…Keep reading >>

ArtPadSF – A Benefit for the Black Rock Arts Foundation


Dr. Deb, BRAF Advisory Board Alix Rosenthal, BRAF Board Secretary Eli Peterson, BRAF Office Manager and Administrative Assistant Tomas McCabe, BRAF Executive Director Laura Kimpton, BRAF Artist and friend Laura’s work for her new show, Flying Solo Rae Richman, BRAF Board, Executive Vice President Josie Schimke, BRAF Program and Development Assistant Affinity your BRAF blogger, Pete Hudson, BRAF Zoetrope Artist…Keep reading >>

ArtPadSF Opening Night Preview Photos – by Michael Cuffe for Warholian


ArtPadSF Opening Night Preview Photos – by Michael Cuffe for Warholian, a photo by WarholianPics on Flickr. OMG…This is a photo from our event last night, “A Private Preview of ArtPad SF: A Benefit for the Black Rock Arts Foundation”. This photographer, Michael Cuffe for the Warholian, one of my favorite blogs, captured the venue, the Phoenix Hotel with our…Keep reading >>

ArtPadSF a Private Benefit for BRAF


Private Preview: A Benefit for the The Black Rock Arts Foundation May 19, 2011 7:00 pm – Midnight The Phoenix Hotel 601 Eddy St., San Francisco Celebrate the extraordinary contemporary artists and galleries that enrich the Bay Area and beyond, and enjoy an exclusive evening of performances, live music, the Premiere Lounge, and much more at this opening night party…Keep reading >>

Market Street Blooms

The Black Rock Arts Foundation has been working on many new partnerships and projects and we want you to help us celebrate them! After all, it’s our community that makes it all possible. The Black Rock Arts Foundation is honored to be part of the effort to revitalize the Central Market area in San Francisco in collaboration with the San…Keep reading >>