We Live Here: San Francisco, 1960s - 1970s

Photographs by Phiz Mezey
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During the 1960s and 1970s San Francisco photographer Phiz Mezey photographed some of the significant events in the City's history.  This exhibit takes the viewer on a tour of San Francisco during this time. Highlights include the redevelopment of Western Addition, the San Francisco State Strike, personalities such as Martin Luther King Jr., Jimi Hendrix, James Baldwin and others.

Related programs:
Sunday March 3: Meet the artist Phiz Mezey, Main Library, Latino Hispanic Community Room, 1:00;
Thursday April 11 The Fillmore, Film and Discussion, Main Library, Koret, 5:30.

Upcoming Events

Fairmount School Art Opening
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Bernal Heights, Bernal Heights Children's Area
Scapegoat: the 1871 to 1906 San Francisco City Hall
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Main Library, Koret Auditorium
Artistic, Colorful and Unconventional
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
Main Library, Koret Auditorium

Upcoming Classes

Manga Drawing With Oliver Chin
Saturday, May 16, 2015
Ortega, Ortega Meeting Room

Current Exhibits

Primitive No More:
Through Thursday, July 9, 2015
Main Library, African American Center
Wide Angle:
Through Friday, July 31, 2015
Main Library, Skylight Gallery Exhibit Area
Potrero Branch 57th Annual Art Exhibit
Through Sunday, August 2, 2015
Potrero, Potrero General Floor Area
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