San Francisco Public Library
Español中文

SEE/SAW/SHOW

3/30/2014
2:00 - 4:00

Main Library

Latino/Hispanic Community Room A/B

100 Larkin St.

Artist Maia Scott's collection of mixed media and interactive works, SEE/SAW, hosted by SFPL's Library for the Blind and Print Disabled at the Main Library, in a delightful twist, actually puts the focus on seeing.  Visually impaired since birth, Maia grew up knowing she sees differently.  Over the years, she learned that, in fact, everyone sees differently regardless of visual acuity.  Rather, interests, culture, fears, loves and so many other lenses affect what we notice as we journey through life.  Maia invites you to experience her creative vision and maybe come away seeing things through fresh eyes.  Through participatory opportunities related to her art, Maia looks forward to learning from your insight and building your wisdom into a collection of interdisciplinary performance pieces.

Through the month of March, Maia Scott collected inspiration from viewers who shared their wisdom experiences from her interactive and contemplative art works in the LBPD.  The result is a collection of semi-improvisational performance pieces including play-list poetry, paw de deux with a guide dog, montage of crowd-sourced self portraits, and others.  Stay around for a Q&A with the artist

Upcoming Events

Marc Chagall, Amedeo Modigliani & Sonia Delaunay
Wednesday, October 25, 2017, 7:00 pm
Merced, Merced General Floor Area
Jade: Stone of Heaven
Thursday, October 26, 2017, 6:30 pm
Sunset, Sunset Children's Area
Water Painting with NEXT Village
Friday, November 3, 2017, 1:00 pm
North Beach, North Beach Meeting Room

More related events

Upcoming Classes

Mission Digital Photography Group
Wednesday, October 25, 2017, 6:30 pm
Mission, Mission General Floor Area
Learn to Uncover Historical Gems
Friday, November 10, 2017, 1:00 pm
Main Library, 5th Floor Computer Training Ctr.

Current Exhibits

Asian Brush Painting Sumi-e
Through Saturday, February 3, 2018
West Portal, West Portal General Floor Area
Resilience
Through Friday, December 29, 2017
Main Library, African American Center
Calligraphies in Conversation
Through Sunday, December 31, 2017
Main Library, Skylight Gallery

More related exhibits