La Mexicana Bakery displays a Homie Box of itself made by Cynthia or Cindy Delosa Photo by Daniel Mondragón

Long-Time Artist Captures a Genteel Mission in Homie Boxes

Chances are, you’ve seen Cindy DeLosa’s work in windows around the Mission: small dioramas with “homie” figurines depicting iconic scenes and moments in the neighborhood. The “homie boxes,” as they’re called, can be spotted everywhere, but...
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Sex and Gore: A Look Inside ‘Hell in the Armory’

Dante Alighieri. Jean Paul Sarte. The creators of  South Park. Many a great artist has contemplated what becomes of the wicked in the afterlife. At the hands of fetish porn purveyors and the avant-cabaret circus group...
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Foreign Cinema Throws a Quinceañera

Foreign Cinema is throwing a raucous party this Thursday, complete with performances by Heklina of San Francisco’s Tranny Shack and the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence—along with what the fine dining locale will describe only as “extraordinary...