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MUNI Art 2018: Launch & Celebration, San Francisco, CA

  • Koret Auditorium, SF Public Library 100 Larkin Street San Francisco, CA, 94102 United States (map)

Celebrate MUNI Art 2018! The Poetry Society of America collaborates with San Francisco Beautiful, the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, and Supervisor Sandra Fewer to present Muni Art 2018, which has transformed 100 MUNI buses into galleries featuring work by a diverse range of talented poets and artists. 

12pm: Launch at City Hall: A launch and reading on the steps of City Hall, with Darcy Brown, Executive Director of San Francisco Beautiful, Peter Clarke, Graphic Designer for San Francisco Beautiful, Supervisor Sandra Fewer, former California State Senator Mark LenoMichelle Jeffers, Chief, Communications, Programs & Partnerships at San Francisco Public Library, Alice Quinn, Executive Director of the Poetry Society of America, poets Juan Felipe HerreraDiane di Prima (health allowing), Charif ShanahanBrynn Saito, and Kim Shuck, poet laureate of San Francisco, and artists Donavon BrutusJanet RumseyMara HernandezRandi Pace, and Tsungwei Moo.

San Francisco City Hall, Polk Street Steps
1 Dr Carlton B Goodlett Pl
San Francisco, CA 94102 / Admission is free.

5:30pm: Reading and Panel Presentation: Featured poets and artists will present their work and discuss the joys and challenges of this public collaboration. Presenters include poets Diane di Prima (health allowing), Kim Shuck, poet laureate of San Francisco, Charif Shanahan, and Brynn Saito, and artists Donavon BrutusJanet RumseyMara HernandezRandi Pace, and Tsungwei Moo.

Koret Auditorium
San Francisco Public Library, Main Branch
100 Larkin Street
San Francisco, CA 94102 / Admission is free.

More on the project here and here