Enjoy a concert of spiritual music by sopranist Hope Briggs, accompanied by Bill Quist.
Ghanaian master drummer Pope Flynn opens the day's events with traditional African rhythms.
Performances take place from 10:30–11 am and 12:30–1 pm.
Meet comic artist Robert Love, creator of Alpha Girl, and take a tear sheet home.
The life and trials of the Reverend Martin Luther King, Sr. ("Daddy King"), father of civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. Set against a backdrop of sociopolitical intrigue and anarchy spanning three generations of the King family, In the Hour of Chaos goes behind-the-scenes of America's major domestic conflicts and gives provocative information about the African American Civil Rights Movement of the 1950s and 1960s. Directed by Bayer Mack.
107 min., 2016
Dr. Long is a historian of religion and Professor Emeritus of the University of California, Santa Barbara.
The King & Faith lectures are designed to create a space for critique, analysis, and questions regarding assumptions about King and faith, King and community, and King and society, and to ignite a greater dialogue and program action that will infuse “where we go from here.”
NORCALMLK and the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco present a day celebrating the contributions and stories from the African American community with programming in connection with Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday and the special exhibition Revelations: Art from the African American South. Enjoy free programs and gallery admission.*
Community Songs of the Western Hemisphere: San Francisco to Teotihuacan
Featuring Kim Shuck, with Leticia Hernandez, and Sandra Garcia Rivera
Kim Shuck is a poet, visual artist, and educator. She is the author of four books and has won awards in the US and Britain. Her artwork has been displayed on four continents. She is currently the seventh poet laureate of San Francisco.
Begin 2018 with an evening of creativity and conviviality at the fifth annual de Youngsters Art Party, on Friday, January 19. All proceeds from this family-friendly fundraiser supports services (such as providing scholarships to Summer Art Camp and art supplies for free Saturday workshops), wayfinding, and free programs for children and their caregivers at the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. Come put the art in party at this dynamic event!
The Family Art Making table offers a drop-in art project activity and gallery guide led by professional teaching artists and teen Museum Ambassadors. Artists of all ages are welcome to join.
January 27 Teotihuacan: City of Water, City of Fire
Family Art Making will take place on the 6th floor in the Tower studios.