Archives for April 2015

Friday, June 26th – 5:30-8:00 pm
The Chuck Peterson Quintet

Every Friday evening at Bird & Beckett, the neighborhood -- and folks from foreign climes and Bay Area aeries -- assemble "after work" to enjoy each other's company and the work of some of the fine jazz musicians who call the Bay Area … [Read more...]

Thursday, June 25th – 7 pm
Poets Lewis Warsh, Toni Mirosevich & Tod Thilleman read in
Avery Burns’ Murmuration series

Tod Thilleman, originally from Wisconsin, has been based in New York since the early 1980s, active in art and poetry there with a long list of associations, readings and exhibitions.  Throughout the 1990s, he was a co-editor of the journal "Poetry … [Read more...]

Holly Coley: Suggested Reading Wednesday, June 24th 7–9 pm
Gallery Opening

Join us Wednesday, June 24th from 7 to 9pm for the opening reception of Holly Coley: Suggested Reading, featuring painting, ceramic sculpture, and a library curated by the artist. See more of her work at hollycoley.com Show runs through the end of … [Read more...]

Sunday, June 21st – 2 pm
A Celebration for
Poet Neeli Cherkovski’s
The Crow & I
with honored guest Diane di Prima

Neeli Cherkovski's newest volume of poetry, The Crow and I (R.L. Crow Publications, 2015) -- following two works from the same publisher: Leaning Against Time (2004, PEN Award winner) and From the Canyon Outward (2009) -- "again opens the window to … [Read more...]

Sunday, June 21st – 4:30 to 6:30 pm
EaR Candy Quartet!

Reedman Ralph Carney is pret' near legendary, and plays around here and near and far with a multitude of projects. This one -- EaR Candy Quartet -- is constituted to test the proposition that "to steal from one artist is plagiarism but to steal from … [Read more...]