Over Normal at Fifty24SF Gallery
What: British artist Stanley Donwood is best known for creating Radiohead’s album and poster art. His latest exhibit (including Forgot Was Sorry, pictured here) is inspired by the repetitive nature of billboards and spam.
Why: The chance to score a limited-edition newspaper created especially for the exhibit.
When: Thru Oct. 27. Opening reception, Thurs., 7:30-10 p.m.
Where: 218 Fillmore St., b/t Haight & Waller Sts. (415-861-1960).
Brunch at Nopa
What: Your (and everyone else’s) favorite restaurant launches its midday weekend menu with dishes like butter-basted farm eggs and strong cocktails, of course.
Why: They’re taking reservations now.
When: Sat. & Sun., 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Where: 560 Divisadero St., at Hayes St. (415-864-8643).
What: Browse goods from local artists and designers at this new, weekly, open-air market at UN Plaza.
Why: Sunshine plus shopping local equals bliss.
When: Thurs., noon-6 p.m.
Where: 1182 Market St., b/t 7th & 8th Sts. (415-819-6367).
Jean-Michel Basquiat: the Radiant Child
What: The much-buzzed documentary by Basquiat’s friend, director Tamra Davis, comes to the Lumiere.
Why: Rare interviews with the enfant terrible.
When: Starts Fri.
Where: 1572 California St., at Polk St. (415-267-4893).
SF Zine Fest
What: Head to Golden Gate Park for the annual indie and underground publishing mecca that showcases zines, comics, crafts, and all other DIY printed matter.
Why: Who said print is dead?
When: Sat. & Sun., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: SF County Fair Building, 9th Ave., at Lincoln Way.
Art: Stanley Donwood / Courtesy of Fifty24SF Gallery
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