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Youth Poster Contest 2019

December 10, 2019

Youth Poster Contest 2019

The winners and finalists of the 2019 Youth Poster Contest are now on display in the gallery through the end of this year. Swing by to check out this incredible artwork by Marin youths.

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Neighborhood Pop-Up Art Show

December 09, 2019

Neighborhood Pop-Up Art Show

Haight Street Art Center is proud to present the work of several local artists. Please Join us for the Opening Reception on Saturday December 14th from 12-5pm.

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Paul McAlpine + Zoltron Event

October 26, 2019

Paul McAlpine + Zoltron Event

We had a wonderful evening hearing stories from legendary photographer Paul McAlpine as he showed us his iconic images of Aerosmith, Debbie Harry, David Bowie, Queen, The Rolling Stones, Iggy Pop, and many more from the last four decades. Thank you to all who joined us last night!

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Iggy Pop “Bare & Real” Book Signing & Slideshow with Photographer Paul McAlpine + New Zoltron Print Release - October 25, 2019

October 08, 2019

Iggy Pop “Bare & Real” Book Signing & Slideshow with Photographer Paul McAlpine + New Zoltron Print Release - October 25, 2019

Iggy Pop “Bare & Real” Book Signing & Slideshow with Photographer Paul McAlpine.

Followed by new, limited edition Zoltron and Paul McAlpine - Iggy Pop silkscreen Serigraph Release.

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Pearl Jam Exhibit closing Sunday, October 13

October 07, 2019

Pearl Jam Exhibit closing Sunday, October 13

After two incredible, memorable, months, PEARL JAM: LIVE IN TWO DIMENSIONS is drawing to its close. Haight Street Art Center will begin taking the show down on Monday the 14th. First however, we’ve scheduled two very important events featuring none other than the AMES BROS—Barry Ament & Coby Schultz—the two architects of Pearl Jam’s poster program and graphic identity.

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POSTPONED Meet the Artist: Brad Klausen

September 20, 2019

POSTPONED Meet the Artist: Brad Klausen

⚠️ 9/28 Brad Klausen Event POSTPONED

Due to an unfortunate miscommunication, Brad's show poster won't be ready for you this weekend. Please stay tuned. We will alert you as soon as we have a release date for Brad's poster. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

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Meet the Artists: Emek + Munk One

September 05, 2019

Meet the Artists: Emek + Munk One

Emek is returning to HSAC on Saturday, September 14, to meet and greet poster heads with friend and Pearl Jam Co-contributor Munk One.

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Ames Bros & Emek attending Pearl Jam Exhibit This Saturday

July 21, 2019

Ames Bros & Emek attending Pearl Jam Exhibit This Saturday

Haight Street Art Center is pleased to announce that special guests Ames Bros and Emek will join fans, friends and family on July 27 to celebrate Pearl Jam: Live in Two Dimensions.

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Opening Reception for PEARL JAM: LIVE IN TWO DIMENSIONS

July 10, 2019

Opening Reception for PEARL JAM: LIVE IN TWO DIMENSIONS

Join us on Saturday, July 27th @ 5pm-8pm, for the opening reception of PEARL JAM: LIVE IN TWO DIMENSIONS. This is an extensive exhibition of Pearl Jam gig posters. It will be free and open to the public from July 27 through September 2019.

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HSAC Print Demos at the Haight-Ashbury Street Fair

June 03, 2019

HSAC Print Demos at the Haight-Ashbury Street Fair

Join us this Sunday June 9 at the Haight-Ashbury Street Fair! Find us by the iconic house at the corner of Haight & Ashbury. We will be demonstrating the art of screen printing posters with Gary Houston.

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Grande Ballroom Special Event

April 10, 2019

Grande Ballroom Special Event

Please join us for this special event celebrating Detroit's key role in the American counterculture on the evening of April 19th.

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Free Screen Printing Demos at HSAC

March 29, 2019

Free Screen Printing Demos at HSAC

Reserve your spot today for a free screen printing demonstration in the Haight Street Art Center Print Studio!

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Lower Haight Art Walk - Holiday Edition Sat Dec 8

December 06, 2018

Lower Haight Art Walk - Holiday Edition Sat Dec 8

Haight Street Art Center is excited be part of the Lower Haight Art Walk -- Holiday Edition this Saturday, from 2 - 6 PM. Join us and our participating neighbors as we offer art, music, and refreshments.

Enjoy FREE “Holiday Cheer” (beer and wine) as you explore our current exhibition, Ralph Steadman: A Retrospective.

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Ralph Steadman: Conversation with the Artist

November 07, 2018

Ralph Steadman: Conversation with the Artist

Ralph Steadman sat down with curator Anita O'Brien for a wide-ranging conversation before the opening reception of Ralph Steadman: A Retrospective at the Haight Street Art Center. 

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Ralph Steadman at Apple Store in Union Square

November 06, 2018

Ralph Steadman at Apple Store in Union Square

Ralph Steadman and curator Anita O'Brien discuss Ralph Steadman's artwork and career at the Apple Store in San Francisco's Union Square.

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Victorian Alliance: Lower Haight and Hayes Valley House Tour

October 16, 2018

Victorian Alliance: Lower Haight and Hayes Valley House Tour

The Victorian Alliance 45th Annual House Tour takes place on Sunday, October 21, from 1:00PM to 5:00PM. This self-guided walking tour features eight historic homes and within the Lower Haight and southern Hayes Valley neighborhoods and a stop at HSAC.

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2018 Youth Poster Contest

September 19, 2018

2018 Youth Poster Contest

Drop by and check out the spectacular artwork of the winners and finalists from this year's Marin County Youth Poster Contest.

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Family Devalues Opening Reception

September 17, 2018

Family Devalues Opening Reception

Thank you to everyone who came out to the Family Devalues show on Saturday! It was great seeing all the support for Zoltron, Miles Tsang, Marq Spusta, and Jermaine Rogers. We even had a few surprise appearances by guest artists Stanley Mouse, Frank Kozik, and Gregg Gordon.

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Screen Print Demo with Miles Tsang

September 17, 2018

Screen Print Demo with Miles Tsang

Please join us on Wednesday September 19th from 6:00pm to 8:00pm, for a screen printing demonstration with Family Devalues poster artist Miles Tsang.

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Conversation with Mari Tepper

August 24, 2018

Conversation with Mari Tepper

We were fortunate enough sit down with Mari Tepper—one of the most distinctive contributors to the San Francisco psychedelic poster scene. Watch the video.

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Lee Conklin & The New Chambers Brothers

August 14, 2018

Lee Conklin & The New Chambers Brothers

Please join us for this free evening of art, music and conversation on August 24th!

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Lee Conklin Opening Reception

August 06, 2018

Lee Conklin Opening Reception

Thanks to everyone who came out for the opening reception on August 1st.

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Conversation with the Artist: Lee Conklin

July 30, 2018

Conversation with the Artist: Lee Conklin

Please join us on the evening of August 2nd for a conversation between curator Scott Montgomery and artist Lee Conklin.

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EMEK Returns

June 11, 2018

EMEK Returns

Emek will be returning to the Haight Street Art Center on June 8th and 9th to celebrate the re-release of his book!

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