San Francisco Public Library

State of the Environment

7/01/13 - 10/03/2013

Main Library

Skylight Gallery Exhibit Area - 6th Floor

100 Larkin St.

Almost 40 years ago, EPA's Documerica project captured thousands of compelling images of environmental problems and the state of American life. Documerica (1971-1977) was an unprecedented, EPA photo-documentary project, with nearly 100 of the country’s top photojournalists tasked to document environmental issues and everyday life in areas of their choice.

 State of the Environment is collecting current photographs (2011 – 2013) of our way of life and environment worldwide. Following 2013, this will become an annual weeklong event to document environmental progress and change.  Today, State of the Environment is a global opportunity for anyone to freely share their view of the changes in our way of life and environment.

Upcoming Events

Family Playtime
Saturday, December 15, 2018, 10:00 am
Glen Park, Glen Park Meeting Room
Smart Money Coaching
Saturday, December 15, 2018, 10:00 am
Main Library, Study Room 437
Build with KODO
Saturday, December 15, 2018, 10:00 am
Mission Bay, Mission Bay General Floor Area

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Upcoming Classes

Chi Kung with Chunfu Cai
Saturday, December 15, 2018, 10:15 am
Marina, Marina Childrens' Area
Conversational Mandarin Group
Saturday, December 15, 2018, 10:15 am
Main Library, Chinese Center
ESL Tutor Training at The Bridge at Main
Saturday, December 15, 2018, 10:30 am
Main Library, Learning Studio

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Current Exhibits

Portals: A Group Show of Speculative Fictions
Through Thursday, February 7, 2019
Main Library, LGBTQIA Center Exhibit Space
Our Day Has Come!
Through Saturday, December 15, 2018
Main Library, African American Center
Wuhan Stories
Through Thursday, January 10, 2019
Main Library, Library Café Display Case

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