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Ralph Steadman's "Savage Journey" Exhibit

March 20, 2018

Ralph Steadman's "Savage Journey" Exhibit

The Haight Street Art Center is honored to present a selection of Ralph Steadman's original art, famously featured in Hunter S. Thompson's Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas.

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"Artifacts" Exhibition Posters

February 24, 2018

"Artifacts" Exhibition Posters

"Artifacts" exhibition posters, signed by Emek, will be available at the opening reception tonight at HSAC!

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Conversation with EMEK: Feb 27, 2018

February 21, 2018

Conversation with EMEK: Feb 27, 2018

Please join the Haight Street Art Center for an intimate conversation with Emek, moderated by HSAC Cultural Historian Nicholas Meriwether.

Space will be limited, so reserve your spot now.

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January 31, 2018

ARTIFACTS: The Rock Art of EMEK - A Career Retrospective

An exhibition, honoring the life and work of pioneering artist Emek, opens February 24th.

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"Civic Beautification" Exhibition by Jeremy Fish - EXTENDED THROUGH JAN 21

December 30, 2017

"Civic Beautification" Exhibition by Jeremy Fish - EXTENDED THROUGH JAN 21

An exhibition of drawings, prints and photographs from Jeremy Fish's artist-in-residence at Coit Tower.

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Morning Breath Book Signing & Poster Showcase

December 10, 2017

Morning Breath Book Signing & Poster Showcase

We had a great turn out for the release party of Morning Breath's latest book, By the Skin of Our Teeth on the evening of December 9th.

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John Muir Elementary School Print Demo

December 06, 2017

John Muir Elementary School Print Demo

For the second year in a row, we partnered with our neighbors at John Muir Elementary School to provide a screen printing demo for students. 

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"PSYCHOBIODELICA" Opening Reception

December 03, 2017

"PSYCHOBIODELICA" Opening Reception

Check out photos from the opening reception of PSYCHOBIODELICA: The Graphic World of Mark Dean Veca.

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Summer of Love 50th Anniversary Youth Poster Contest

December 03, 2017

Summer of Love 50th Anniversary Youth Poster Contest

The designs of 20 finalists from the Marin County youth poster contest are now on view in the Great Room.

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PSYCHOBIODELICA: The Graphic World of Mark Dean Veca

November 20, 2017

PSYCHOBIODELICA: The Graphic World of Mark Dean Veca

An exhibition of drawings, paintings prints and gig posters by Mark Dean Veca.

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Morning Breath Inc. Book Release Party

November 20, 2017

Morning Breath Inc. Book Release Party

On December 9th, the design collective Morning Breath Inc. will return to the Bay Area to celebrate the publication of their latest book.

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Interactive 'Hope Will Never Be Silent' poster by John Mavroudis

October 31, 2017

Interactive 'Hope Will Never Be Silent' poster by John Mavroudis

John Mavroudis' commemorative poster honors Harvey Milk on the 40th Anniversary of his historic 1977 election as California’s first openly gay elected official.

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"Civic Beautification" Opening Reception

October 29, 2017

"Civic Beautification" Opening Reception

October 28th marked the opening of Civic Beautification, an exhibition of work by Coit Tower artist in residence, Jeremy Fish.

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Panel Discussion with the Art of Consciousness Curators

October 29, 2017

Panel Discussion with the Art of Consciousness Curators

On Friday October 27th, the eve of the TRPS’ 2017 Festival of Rock PostersHaight Street Art Center hosted a free panel discussion on behalf of The Rock Poster Society

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Steve Earle & Bob Weir at Haight Street Art Center

October 16, 2017

Steve Earle & Bob Weir at Haight Street Art Center

On October 5, 2017, Renee and Irish Greg's Pop-UP hosted a benefit concert for Blue Bear School of Music at the Haight Street Art Center.

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Charting a Movement: Understanding the San Francisco Poster Renaissance

October 14, 2017

Charting a Movement: Understanding the San Francisco Poster Renaissance

A Panel Discussion with Haight Street Art Center Curators Nicholas Meriwether and Scott Montgomery on Friday, October 27, 2017.

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Figure Drawing and Painting Group with Stanley Mouse

October 01, 2017

Figure Drawing and Painting Group with Stanley Mouse

On Thursday September 28th, acclaimed poster artist Stanley Mouse led a figure drawing and painting group at the Haight Street Art Center.

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Little Bears Music Class at HSAC

September 28, 2017

Little Bears Music Class at HSAC

Haight Street Art Center is proud to announce that we will be hosting the Blue Bear School of Music's Little Bears Music Class beginning on October 17th, 2017.

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Victorian Alliance at HSAC

September 28, 2017

Victorian Alliance at HSAC

On Wednesday September 27th, Haight Street Art Center was honored to host the Victorian Alliance of San Francisco.

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Polish Contemporary Posters Worth Keeping in Mind

September 27, 2017

Polish Contemporary Posters Worth Keeping in Mind

Mariusz Knorowski, Chief-curator of the Poster Museum at Wilanów (the oldest poster museum in the world), delivered the following presentation of 150 contemporary polish posters at the grand opening of the Haight Street Art Center.

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Mouse in the House Video

September 21, 2017

Mouse in the House Video

Legendary psychedelic poster artist Stanley Mouse sat down for a conversation with Victoria Binder, associate conservator, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, in the De Young's Koret Auditorium. Watch the video of this epic interview!

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The Art of Consciousness Extended Run + Free Guided Tours

September 15, 2017

The Art of Consciousness Extended Run + Free Guided Tours

Extended until November 4, 2017. Free guided tours on selected Sundays beginning Sep 24th by cultural historian Nicholas Meriwether.

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Figure Drawing and Painting with Stanley Mouse

September 15, 2017

Figure Drawing and Painting with Stanley Mouse

We are excited to announce the first session of Figure Drawing and Painting with Stanley Mouse.

When:
Thursday September 28, 2017
7PM to 10PM

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The Art of Consciousness Exhibit

July 21, 2017

The Art of Consciousness Exhibit

This exhibition of San Francisco poster art is showing through November 4, 2017. The galleries are free to the public.

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