Micro-Presentations on Amsterdam and San Francisco

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These two cities have much in common: liberal politics, cultural diversity, and urban innovation, to name just a few. To celebrate the themes that link these two hubs of creative expression, join the Consulate General of the Netherlands and the de Young Museum for five fast-paced micro-presentations inspired by the favorite cities of both residents and visitors.
Moderator: Arne Bakker, UC Berkeley

- City bike culture: John Calaway, SF Bicycle Coalition
- Urban Sustainability: Gordon Feller, Meeting of the Minds
- HIV research: Pleuni Pennings, Stanford University
- Hippie movement and changing drug attitudes: David Presti, UC Berkeley
- (Dutch) Design and advertisement: Jerry van de Beek, Little Fluffy Clouds

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Free tickets are available in front of the Koret Auditorium beginning at 6:00 pm. No advance reservations necessary. Seating begins at 6:30 pm.


Orange Nights at the de Young

Presented in partnership with the Consulate General of the Netherlands in San Francisco, Orange Nights celebrate Dutch culture and innovation in conjunction with Girl with a Pearl Earring: Dutch Paintings from the Mauritshuis and Rembrandt’s Century.

Education programs for Girl with a Pearl Earring: Dutch Paintings from the Mauritshuis are supported in part by a grant from The Netherland-America Foundation. The Fine Arts Museums’ Cultural Encounters programs are made possible through the generous support of The Hearst Foundations and The Winifred Johnson Clive Foundation. Thanks to our media sponsor the San Francisco Bay Guardian.

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Gregory Stock