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Disney’s new movie “The Princess and the Frog” doesn’t disappoint life long fans

December 16, 2009
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Sara Kloepfer A&E Editor I learned the true meaning of jealousy one day in freshman year English when I learned my friend Tiana had the same name as the next Disney princess. Ever since I was a little girl collecting the white plastic video cases emblazoned with that iconic castle, I have i...

SFMOMA celebrates 75th anniversary

SFMOMA celebrates 75th anniversary

December 16, 2009
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Sara Kloepfer A&E Editor The San Francisco Museum of Modern art (SFMOMA) celebrates its 75th Anniversary Jan. 18 with a season of commemorative exhibitions and programs under the title 75 Years of Looking Forward. “We are celebrating the pioneering spirit of the museum,” said Sandr...

Comtemporaty Jewish Museum exhibit explores Sendak’s ‘Wild Things’

Comtemporaty Jewish Museum exhibit explores Sendak’s ‘Wild Things’

October 30, 2009
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Meghan Helms Assistant A&E Editor Maurice Sendak’s Wild Things and other creatures are having a “wild rumpus” in San Francisco with an exhibit and a movie premiere.The exhibit, “There’s a Mystery There: Sendak on Sendak,” showing at the Contemporary Jewish Museum until Jan. 9, features wate...

Graffiti’s popularity grows as art form

Graffiti’s popularity grows as art form

October 30, 2009
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Isabelle Pinard Reporter Empty metal cans lie on the damp gravel sidewalk with the lingering smell of spray paint in the air, and a trail of large blocked lettering and mural illustrations dance along the sides of grimy buildings. Many areas in San Francisco, like the Mission, are getting makeovers by commi...

Glass artist brightens San Francisco windows

Glass artist brightens San Francisco windows

October 30, 2009
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by Meghan Helms Assistant A&E Editor The shop fronts of 24th in Noe Valley display colorful good from clothing to greeting cards but none rival in the color and splendor of the stained glass in the windows of Cradle of the Sun. Dan Gamaldi, owner and artist at Cradle of the Sun opened the l...

LovEvolution brings out love for San Francisco’s cultural diversity

October 30, 2009
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by Sara Kloepfer A&E Editor Only in San Francisco would riding the bus with a man dressed in neon hot pants and body glitter be part of a normal Saturday in October. My fellow passenger and I were on our way to LoveFest, renamed this year to LovEvolution. LovEvolution, San Francisco’s sixth annual...

Treasure Island brings musical mayhem

Treasure Island brings musical mayhem

October 28, 2009
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Sara Kloepfer A & E Editor No buried treasure was found, but fans discovered a musical gem at the third annual Treasure Island Music Festival. The two-day lineup divided artists of electronic-based sound and those with a more traditional rock and roll bent. The first day of the festival, Saturday...

Concert in the park brings summer in the city to a close at Outside Lands

September 23, 2009
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Sara Kloepfer A&E Editor Meghan Helms Asst. A&E Editor Hands and heads bob back and forth in unison as thousands of excited fans swayed to the music at the second annual Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival in Golden Gate Park the last weekend of August. A celebration of the people, ar...

Imagery captures new side of nature

May 21, 2009
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Megan Helms Reporter Twenty-five elaborately colored pieces of art that fill the white gallery emit a light and warmth not normally found in San Francisco. Jesse Allen, born in Nairobi, Africa and raised in Kenya, was never formally taught to paint, yet his paintings display the animals and l...

Environment suffers from pollution of pricey festivals

May 21, 2009
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Gracie Hays A&E Editor Of all the self-contradicting, head scratching, eyebrow-raising festivals taking place this summer, look no further than the 23rd annual Burning Man festival in Black Rock Desert, Nev. Though commonly thought of as a seven-day escape from the stress and superficiality of moder...

Devin Ruiz follows plans to pursue career as stage manager — and artist, on the side

May 21, 2009
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Susie Lee Reporter Senior Devin Ruiz studies her horn-rimmed black glasses, her sleek bob and the curve of her chin as she glances between the mirror and her canvas, sketching her self-portrait that helps discover her identity. “Art is like creating little pieces of myself,” said Ruiz....

Small performance rocks shelves at Amoeba

Small performance rocks shelves at Amoeba

April 3, 2009
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Meghan Helms Reporter Five bearded men carrying covered drums, guitars and a keyboard walked through a small crowd patiently waiting in the large room covered in posters and other music memorabilia that is Amoeba Music. After a 45-minute delay, customers slowly made their way through rows of ...

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