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Tattoo Fashion Show

Sulu'ape Keone Nunes and Keli'i Makua
October 2, 2015 -
8:10pm8:40pm

Sulu'ape Keone Nunes, Kawika Au, Keli'i Makua, and guest tattoo artists feature their designs in a tattoo fashion show that features works on skin and clothing. Guest artists include: Lomani Gaunavinaka; Humble Beginnings Tattoo (Sef Samatua, Chris Gonzalez, and Melissa Manuel); Andrew Kealoha; John Palega; and Soul Signature Tattoo (Joel Albanez and C.J. Gopez).

October 2, 2015 - 8:10pm

Friday Nights at the de Young

Friday Night
October 30, 2015 -
5:00pm8:45pm

Friday Nights at the de Young are after-hours art happenings that include a mix of live music, dance and theater performances, film screenings, panel discussions, lectures, artist demonstrations, hands-on art activities, and exhibition tours. Local artists conduct drop-in workshops, debut new commissions, display their art in the Kimball Education Gallery, and take part in conversations about the creative process. The café offers a delicious prix-fixe menu and specialty cocktails, and the Hamon Tower observation level is open until 8 pm.

art-making
Buchanan Court
6:00 pm

Every week, Friday Nights at the de Young offers art-making activities to encourage everyone of all ages to tap into their creativity.

October 30, 2015 - 5:00pm

Friday Nights at the de Young

Friday Night
October 23, 2015 -
5:00pm8:45pm

Friday Nights at the de Young are after-hours art happenings that include a mix of live music, dance and theater performances, film screenings, panel discussions, lectures, artist demonstrations, hands-on art activities, and exhibition tours. Local artists conduct drop-in workshops, debut new commissions, display their art in the Kimball Education Gallery, and take part in conversations about the creative process. The café offers a delicious prix-fixe menu and specialty cocktails, and the Hamon Tower observation level is open until 8 pm.

art-making
Buchanan Court
6:00 pm

Every week, Friday Nights at the de Young offers art-making activities to encourage everyone of all ages to tap into their creativity.

October 23, 2015 - 5:00pm

Friday Nights at the de Young

Friday Night
October 16, 2015 -
5:00pm8:30pm

Friday Nights at the de Young are after-hours art happenings that include a mix of live music, dance and theater performances, film screenings, panel discussions, lectures, artist demonstrations, hands-on art activities, and exhibition tours. Local artists conduct drop-in workshops, debut new commissions, display their art in the Kimball Education Gallery, and take part in conversations about the creative process. The café offers a delicious prix-fixe menu and specialty cocktails, and the Hamon Tower observation level is open until 8 pm.

art-making
Buchanan Court
6:00 pm

Every week, Friday Nights at the de Young offers art-making activities to encourage everyone of all ages to tap into their creativity.

October 16, 2015 - 5:00pm

Friday Nights at the de Young

Friday Night
October 9, 2015 -
5:00pm8:45pm

Friday Nights at the de Young are after-hours art happenings that include a mix of live music, dance and theater performances, film screenings, panel discussions, lectures, artist demonstrations, hands-on art activities, and exhibition tours. Local artists conduct drop-in workshops, debut new commissions, display their art in the Kimball Education Gallery, and take part in conversations about the creative process. The café offers a delicious prix-fixe menu and specialty cocktails, and the Hamon Tower observation level is open until 8 pm.

art-making
Buchanan Court
6:00 pm

Every week, Friday Nights at the de Young offers art-making activities to encourage everyone of all ages to tap into their creativity.

October 9, 2015 - 5:00pm

Friday Nights at the de Young: E wehe ana i ka maoli (uncovering what is real): an evening celebrating the artistry of Pacific Island tattoo

Friday Night
October 2, 2015 -
5:00pm8:45pm

Friday Nights at the de Young are after-hours art happenings that include a mix of live music, dance and theater performances, film screenings, panel discussions, lectures, artist demonstrations, hands-on art activities, and exhibition tours. Local artists conduct drop-in workshops, debut new commissions, display their art in the Kimball Education Gallery, and take part in conversations about the creative process. The café offers a delicious prix-fixe menu and specialty cocktails, and the Hamon Tower observation level is open until 8 pm.

Tattoo implements and ink bowl.
Piazzoni Murals Room
6:00 pm

Explore traditional and contemporary tattoo designs and motifs through the works of Sulu'ape Keone Nunes and Pacific Islander tattoo artists from around the Bay Area. Members of the Northern California indigenous community highlight the revival of California Indian tattoo traditions.

art-making
Buchanan Court
6:00 pm

Every week, Friday Nights at the de Young offers art-making activities to encourage everyone of all ages to tap into their creativity.

This week's art table project is inspired by tattoo art of the Pacific Islands.

Sulu'ape Keone Nunes
Koret Auditorium
7:15 pm

Sulu'ape Keone Nunes is one of the leading experts on Hawaiian culture, customs, and kākau (tattooing). 

Nunes uses only traditional Hawaiian tools in his works and his protocols for practice are rooted in a long genealogical lineage. He studied under the late Su'a Sulu'ape Paulo (Samoa) in the use of traditional Polynesian implementations and under several Hawaiian kupuna (elders) in tattooing traditions. Nunes is also an educator and community leader, and he lectures and works internationally.

October 2, 2015 - 5:00pm

Live Music by Owana Mahelalani-Rose Salazar

Owana Mahelalani-Rose Salazar
August 29, 2015 -
2:15pm3:00pm

Singer Owana Mahelalani-Rose Salazar is currently the only known female steel player in Hawai'i and is among the few wahine (female) slack key players. As a respected vocalist, kīhō’alu (slack key) and steel guitarist, Owana Salazar possesses the ability to reach out in song to imtimately embrace her audience. Her profound interpretations of Hawaiian classics, traditional and contemporary music, and jazz standards reflect her royal Hawaiian ancestry and upbringing in contemporary Hawai'i.

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Live Music of the Mediterranean by Agapi Mou

Agapi Mou
August 14, 2015 -
6:30pm8:30pm

Using violin, voice, clarinet, Greek lute (laouto), and percussion, Agapi Mou takes you on a listening tour of the diverse regional styles found in Greek music. Stops on the itinerary include the islands of Crete, Rhodes, Amorgos, Ikaria, Mytillini, as well as the mainland regions of Thrace, Macedonia, Epirus, and the Peloponnese. And lastly, because love and songs respect no boundaries, don’t be surprised by a cross-border stopover in Albania, Turkey, or perhaps Armenia.

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Fifth Annual SOME THING Tiara Sensation Pageant

SOME THING Tiara Sensation Pageant
September 25, 2015 -
6:30pm8:00pm

During the Fifth Annual SOME THING Tiara Sensation Pageant, our contestants will show their talents and abilities using their artistry to woo the audience and persuade the judges to crown one of them the next Tiara Sensation of San Francisco.

SOME THING is a weekly party that allows us to explore, open, and redefine drag performance through traditional lipsynch, dance, livesinging, vaudevillian antics, and the creation of new personas (regardless of race, gender, or color).

September 25, 2015 - 6:30pm

Visible Music Inspired by Turner: by Artist Peggy Gyulai and the San Francisco Chamber Orchestra All-Star Quintet

Peggy Gyulai and San Francisco Chamber All-Star Quintet
September 18, 2015 -
6:30pm8:30pm

Inspired by the power and atmosphere of J.M.W. Turner's paintings, painter Peggy Gyulai joins five musical virtuosos from the San Francisco Chamber Orchestra to present a unique evening of live musical performance and painting.

September 18, 2015 - 6:30pm

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