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Presentation: Hunter Saxony III aka the Last Black Calligrapher in SF

The Letterform Archive Lecture Series
Tuesday, 11/1/2022
6:00 - 7:30
Koret Auditorium
Main Library

100 Larkin Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
United States

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Hunter Saxony III aka, the Last Black Calligrapher in SF, presents: Visual Reflections of a Black Future.

Born in Rhode Island, Hunter Saxony III is a self taught San Francisco based Calligraphy and Installation artist. As an artist he is interested in mortality, ritualistic practices, preservation, loss and the discovery of self. His work is continually investigating object, form and text to present a delicate and visceral look into the human condition.

This event is presented by The Letterform Archive and Book Arts & Special Collections, San Francisco Public Library.

Learn from world-class designers, artists and experts in their fields. 

Attend programming, lectures and workshops on the art, design and function of lettering.

This program is sponsored by Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.

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