Picks of the week: For free (mostly)

Now that you’re done with midterms, the last thing you’ll probably want to do is study some more. But why not take the opportunity to learn some new things while your brain’s still a sponge and explore the Bay Area at the same time? From the history of west American
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Politically charged art given a voice at de Young

I stand in front of a giant pink skyscraper pinned to the wall. It’s filled with images of tiny figures crawling, dancing and jumping. I am next to an older couple. The man looks up thoughtfully, contemplating: What is this doing in a museum space? The woman glances at me,
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Youssef Shokry’s Picks of the Week

‘Inside Llewyn Davis’ The fantastic directing duo of Joel Coen and Ethan Coen returns to the big screen Friday, following a week in the life of Bob Dylan-esque protagonist Llewyn Davis (Oscar Isaac) as he wanders 1961 Greenwich Village. The soundtrack, which has already been released, charms on its own
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