Two events this thursday, two neighborhoods:
CHOLAS TO PICASSO
The 3d artworks of Rio Yañez | presented by asterisk. More info /link
My favorite mission-native local artista and homie Rio is having his first Bay Area solo show. Congrats Rio!
photo by rioyanez.com
LOWER POLK ART WALK
Polk street is one of my favorite arteries of the city.
I have written extensively in the past, I am glad to see an walk art that has taken off as of March this year.
Not sure their site thelowerpolkartwalk.com at the time I tried it,
but here is some info from the facebook page:
There’s no start point and no end point, but on May 3rd
our neighborhood galleries are open until 10pm celebrating
lower Polk’s thriving arts community.
This Art Walk will feature the “Artists in the Alley” Outdoor Night Gallery.
Fern Alley (between Polk & Larkin) will …be closed to house the night gallery
of local independent artists as well as special exhibitions by our neighborhood galleries.
10 Galleries are open until 10pm
The Kasa Indian Food truck will be at one end of Fern Alley
The Lower Polk Art Walk opens the following galleries to the public:
Shooting Gallery, White Walls, Nine Four One, The Popular Workshop, Siete Potencias Africanas