UNSEEN: Andy Puls and CTRL-Z

  February 19, 2016

In the first installation of Gray Area's UNSEEN Series, we will present a first-time collaboration between Bay Area media artists Andy Puls and the members of CTRL-Z. The UNSEEN series is curated by artist, Matt Fisher.


DeepDream: The art of neural networks

  February 26, 2016

Deep Dream Benefit Auction and Exhibition: a special etticketsallery show of artworks made using artificial neural networks. The entire limited edition collection of works will be auctioned during the evening of February 26, 2016


Art and Machine Learning Symposium

  February 27, 2016

For day two of DeepDream: The art of neural networks, Gray Area Foundation for the Arts and Research at Google are bringing you a day of open forums on machine learning and neural network based artworks.


2016 Gray Area Festival

  April 21 - April 24, 2016

A conference, performances, workshops, and an exhibition surveying culture through the lens of art and technology.



Creative Coding Youth Workshop

  January 30, 2016

As a continuation of Youth Apprenticeship program with Dolby Laboratories we are excited to offer a FREE introductory workshop on Creative Coding for San Francisco youth.


d3.intro (Curran Kelleher)

  January 28, 2016

Interested in learning how to use d3.js? Curran Kelleher is excited to introduce you to the fundamentals of d3.


Dolby + Gray Area 'Scrolling Landscapes'

  January 13 - January 31, 2016

'Scrolling Landscapes' is an interactive work created by local youth participating in the Creative Code Apprenticeship Program by Gray Area at Dolby.


San Francisco Tape Music Festival 2016

  January 8 - January 10, 2016

The San Francisco Tape Music Festival features four distinct concerts of classic audio art and new fixed media compositions by 32 local and international composers.


Double bill: Death of a Pole Dancer and Macho Dancer

  December 18 - December 19, 2015

From pole dancing to macho dancing, Eisa Jocson investigates the labour and representations of the dancing body in the service industry, and exposes gender formation, seduction politics, and Filipino social mobility.


Celebrating 15 Years of Gravity Intercontinental Collaborations #6

  December 11 - December 13, 2015

Join us in hosting Intercontinental Collaborations #6, a celebration of Gravity's 15 years of ground-breaking interdisciplinary performance in San Francisco.  


2015 Fall Creative Code Immersive Showcase

  December 9, 2015

Join us for a showcase of work from the 2015 Creative Code Fall Immersive.


The Open String presents: Zoë Keating, Gilles Colliard, Amos Yang & Guests

  December 8, 2015

Join us for a unique benefit concert hosted by The Open String, featuring Zoë Keating, Gilles Colliard, and Amos Yang.


punctus contra punctum

  December 4 - December 5, 2015

Gray Area is excited to host two performances of punctus contra punctum, a collaboration between contemporary dance company dawsondancesf and the musical group Revolution Quartet.  



  November 21, 2015

Gray Area is proud to be hosting the d3.unconf one-day gathering of data visualization practitioners.  This gathering will catalyze involvement and knowledge sharing within the d3.js and greater visualization community.