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PORTERO HILL–Tomorrow, Friday, June 20 from 6 to 9pm, The Romer Young Gallery's newest exhibition, /SLASH/, opens with a reception for the artists. The exhibition features paintings by artists who are a mash-up of talents: perfumier, performance artist, filmmaker, fine art framer, and fashion designer. Come see the paintings by Bruno Fazzolari, Amanda Curreri, John Herschend, Peter Kirkeby, and Josh Podoll and enjoy the reception. More information here. [Racked Inbox]
OAKLAND – Join 15 Oakland boutiques and restaurants in Old Oakland (The breezeway next to Marion & Rose's on 9th Street) this Saturday, June 21 s from 12 to 4pm to celebrate the launch of This Is Oakland: A Guide to The City's Most Interesting Places. These awesome businesses will be outside for food, shopping and a celebration of the city and the new book! More information here.—Mark Olson [Racked Inbox]