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An Evening with Danny Lyon

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Danny Lyon, Bill Sanders, Tattoo Artist, Houston, Texas, 1968

Danny Lyon, Bill Sanders, Tattoo Artist, Houston, Texas, 1968. Gelatin silver print, Image: 20.7 x 20.7 cm (8 3/16 x 8 3/16 in.); sheet: 35.6 x 27.9 cm (14 x 11 in.). Collection of the artist, L170. © Danny Lyon, courtesy Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York

Koret Auditorium

Tonight's program includes a screening of Soc. Sci. 127 (1969, 21 min.) and Leesburg (2015–2016, 8 min.) by Danny Lyon, followed by a discussion between the artist and Julian Cox, chief curator and founding curator of photography, FAMSF.

Purchase the following titles from the Museum Store and have them signed by Danny Lyon:
Danny Lyon: Message to the Future exhibition catalogue
Conversations with the Dead
Burn Zone
Story of Sam

Please note that by request of the artist, other titles/objects will not be signed.

Ticket Information

SOLD OUT. Join us on Facebook for a live stream of the conversation between Danny Lyon and Julian Cox.

Advance tickets required.

Other programming and general admission to the permanent collection galleries are free of charge during Friday Nights at the de Young.

Pricing still applies to visit the special exhibition Danny Lyon: Message to the Future.

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(415) 750-7694