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Opening June 10: Eight Black Hunters Point Shipyard Artists – A Juneteenth Celebration

Update June 19 (Juneteenth): View NBC Bay Area’s TV news report on the Eight Black Hunters Point Shipyard Artists show!

The Hunters Point Shipyard Artists have studios in the historic shipyard, the workplace that stood at the center of the Great Migration of African Americans to San Francisco in the 1940’s.

Exhibit on view: June 10 – July 31, 2022

Bayview Opera House Ruth Williams Memorial Theatre
4705 3rd Street, San Francisco, CA

Reception for the Artists: Friday, June 10, 6-8 p.m.

Meet local artists and collect art!
Live jazz with the Calvin Keys Trio
Light refreshments at the outdoor bar.

RESERVE YOUR FREE TICKET NOW (https://tinyurl.com/8blackartists) for the Opening Reception, a Juneteenth celebration (on Eventbrite)

PARTICIPATING ARTISTS: (Click artist’s name for more information)
Afatasi the Artist
Theosis Damian
Pete Dent
Nina Fabunmi
Dolores R. Gray
Malik Seneferu
Charles Tuggle
Ahmad Walker

Masks recommended

This exhibit is funded by Bayview Opera House’s Tools for the Trade program, with support from he Office of Economic and Workforce Development’s Invest In Neighborhoods with funds from the Dreamkeeper Initiative.

Other supporters include the San Francisco Arts Commission, Grants for the Arts, Zellerbach Family Foundation, Fleishhacker Foundation, Kenneth Rainin Foundation, Phyllis Wattis Foudation and other generous donors.

Visit our websites for more info:

Facebook: @shipyardartists @bvoperahouse
Instagram: #hunterspointshipyardartists #bvoperahouse

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