San Francisco Public Library

On the Line: Artwork from San Quentin Arts Project

1:00 - 3:00

Main Library

Koret Auditorium

100 Larkin St.

Hear the stories from former inmate artists Michael DeVries, Ronnie Goodman, Rolf Kissman and Felix Lucero. Learn about how they discovered art in prison,   how art classes affected their lives both inside and outside jail and learn what they are doing now. The artists are joined with Professor Larry Brewster, University of San Francisco and photographer Peter Merts, co-authors of Paths of Discovery: Art Practice and its Impact in California Prisons. Related exhibition: On the Line: Artwork from San Quentin Arts Project, Main Library, Jewett Gallery, now through September 1.

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