On Friday, August 17, 2017 the de Young Museum’s continues the commemoration of their special exhibition The Summer of Love Experience: Art, Fashion, and Rock & Roll with legendary poster artist Stanley Mouse! Associate conservator Victoria Binder of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco will have a fascinating conversation with Mouse that is not to be missed for any rock poster fan.
Everyone attending tonight will also hear the Grateful Dead’s debut record played in full by local musicians, including The Howlin’ Rain!
EVENTS & ACTIVITIES:
🎨 ‘Mouse in the House: A Conversation with Stanley Mouse’ 7-8 pm
🎶 Turn on with the music of the Grateful Dead, by The Howlin Rain with Ethan Miller & special guests, 6-8 pm
• ‘Face Looking Both Ways’ by Marshall Elliott, August Artist-in-Residence, in the studio
• Groovy Frisco trunk show in the museum store
• Oral History Project by storyteller John Graham, 6-8:30 pm in Hellman Hallway
• Mixed-media art-making stations
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On today's Story [☝🏽], paper conservator Victoria Binder talks about Stanley Mouse and Alton Kelley's 'Skeleton and Roses.' Mouse in the House! Discover Mouse's connection to @sfpubliclibrary next Friday night, when he joins us in conversation with Victoria. 🐭🌈💀🌹✌🏽 #SummerofLoveSF #thenightisdeYoung #GratefulDead #posterart
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Please note: Public programs and permanent collection admission are free. An additional fee applies for admission to ‘The Summer of Love Experience: Art, Fashion, and Rock & Roll’ and ‘Stuart Davis: In Full Swing’. Additional fees apply for drinks and dining.
Friday Nights at the de Young are after-hours art happenings that include a mix of live music, dance and theater performances, film screenings, panel discussions, lectures, artist demonstrations, hands-on art activities, and exhibition tours. Local artists conduct drop-in workshops, debut new commissions, display their art in the Kimball Education Gallery, and take part in conversations about the creative process. The café offers a delicious prix-fixe menu and specialty cocktails, and the Hamon Tower observation level is open until 8 pm. Artists-in-Residence, curators, scholars, and arts educators play active roles in making Friday Nights an engaging museum experience.
DeYoung Museum 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Dr
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