Category Archives: Events

ArtSpan Spring Open Studios

Open Studios: Saturday & Sunday, March 31st & April 1st, 12-5PM From the Artspan open studios flyer: American Industrial Center 3 Fish Studios 610 22nd Street @ 3rd Annie Galvin, #304 Eric Rewitzer, #304 American Industrial Center 2325 3rd Street @ 20th Elaine Coombs, FL. 2R, #15 American Industrial Center 2339 3rd Street @ 20th […]

Vodka Tasting at Poquito

Friday, March 30th at 6pm Poquito 2368 3rd Street San Francisco, CA 94107 (415) 643-3900 Richard from Poquito sent me a last-minute notice* of a tasting at his restaurant: At 6 pm Zu Vodka will be here for a couple of hours to showcase their product. Zubrowka is a Polish bison grass vodka that is […]

Lemon Twist’s Drill Team

A couple of Sundays ago I dropped off my fiancée at the airport and returned just in time to find chocolatier Michael Recchiuti unloading drums from the back of a pickup. “You’re, uh, the chocolate guy, right?” I asked. “Yes! I’ve seen you in the neighborhood,” he said. I hoped that he recognized me despite […]

John Zaklikowski: Hard Drive Universe

John Zaklikowski: Hard Drive Universe An Exhibition of Large Scale Assemblages December 9, 2011 – January 31, 2012 Dogpatch Café and Art Gallery 2295 3rd Street San Francisco CA 94107 Each “assemblage” is a collection of objects that together create an imposing mass. Electronics and hand tools are fixed in geometric arrays. Don’t let the […]

The Way Bobby Saw It

On Thursday I stopped by the Rickshaw Bagworks factory to see “the Way Bobby Sees It,” the documentary about Bobby McMullen. Bobby was on hand to crack wise and answer questions, and while he occasionally comes off as abrasive in the film, in person, he was relaxed and charming. When faced with incapacitation from his own body trying […]

“The Way Bobby Sees It” Movie Screening at Rickshaw Bagworks

November 10th at 6PM From Come join us at the Rickshaw Bagworks factory for a movie screening. This is a gripping documentary about Bobby McMullen, a competitive mountain biker on a mission to race the most demanding downhill course in the country. Adding to the difficulty: Bobby is blind. And he will be in the […]