The Organic Mécanique

  January 19 - January 28, 2017

Dolby and Gray Area host an evening to honor the six inspirational young women awarded Creative Code Apprenticeship for Girls, kicking off a two-week exhibition of their work!


Tempest: live A/V performance

  February 8, 2017 - 8:00 PM

Join us for Tempest, the live A/V project that associates the analog instruments of Franck Vigroux with the visual algorithms of Antoine Schmitt.


Hard French Winter Ball

  February 18, 2017 - 9:00 PM

This February Hard French invites you to Seventh Heaven for the formally dressed, informally wild, adult prom known as the Hard French Winter Ball.


Fall Cultural Incubator Showcase

  February 23, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Join us on February 23rd for a Showcase of work by our Cultural Incubator members!



  February 24 - February 26, 2017

PRIMER isn’t your typical design conference, it’s a conference focused solely on Speculative Design. Join us in imagining new design responsiveness!



Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of The First Human Be-In

  January 14, 2017 - 8:00 PM

Produced by Unity Foundation in association with the 17th Digital Be-In. Featuring The 50th Anniversary All-Star Band performing a historic Jam for Peace.


BUZZ: A New Year's Eve Party to Benefit The Lab

  December 31, 2016 - 8:30 PM

Bust out of the hive this New Year’s Eve for BUZZ, an epic performance art experience conceived entirely by artists as a benefit for The Lab!


UNSEEN Benefit | Ashley Bellouin, Ben Bracken, Madison Brookshire & Arc

  December 15, 2016 - 8:00 PM

Our December UNSEEN features collaborative audiovisual works by Ashley Bellouin, Ben Bracken, Madison Brookshire & Arc. Proceeds will go to support the Oakland Fire Relief efforts.


Perceptual Shifts: CCA Showcase

  December 14, 2016 - 7:00 PM

Come to the Grand Theater to see new work by students from California College of the Arts MFA Design Department, led by Professor Gregory Hurcomb!


Oakland United: A Benefit for the Oakland Fire Relief

  December 14, 2016 - 6:00 PM

Oakland United: A Benefit Supporting Oakland Fire Relief brings Primus, Tycho, Tune-Yards, Hieroglyphics, Dan Deacon, and more to the Fox Theater in Oakland for a night of remembrance and community.


RML presents: Matmos

  December 13, 2016 - 8:00 PM

This event was postponed from it's original date on December 5th due to the tragic events related to the Oakland Fire. We dedicate this show to the loving memory of our close friends, musicians, and those lost or still missing in this sad and sudden disaster.


Oakland Fire Benefit: Moby (DJ Set)

  December 11, 2016 - 8:00 PM

MEZZANINE Presents MOBY (DJ set) with Lights Down Low’s Richie Panic & DJ CZ MPHD & Special Guests. Proceeds benefit Gray Area's Fire Relief Fund.


Perpetual Motion | Cinema of Confrontation/The End

  December 7, 2016 - 8:00 PM

Join us and San Francisco Cinematheque for the final iteration of PERPETUAL MOTION! With performances by Bruce McClure / Greg Pope + Sult.


POSTPONED: Death Records: M. Geddes Gengras, Brogan Bentley, Gradient Fade & Ssleeping DesiresS

  December 3, 2016 - 9:00 PM

WE RE POSTPONING THIS EVENT DUE TO THE OAKLAND FIRE TRAGEDY! PLEASE DONATE IF YOU CAN Gray Area and Death Records present an evening of audiovisual performances featuring Gradient Fade, M. Geddes Gengras, Brogan Bentley & Ssleeping DesiresS!


Action Group Network Meetup with Beau Willimon

  December 2, 2016 - 7:00 PM

With others, Beau Willimon created the Action Group Network in response to the election. The purpose of these groups is to gather people locally to commit to action items on a range of progressive issues.