Past Event

Murals Of The Tenderloin

| Tenderloin Museum


Tenderloin Museum
398 Eddy St 94102
All ages
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From the organizer

Join us for our encore event- Murals of the Tenderloin, an exploration of some of the greatest murals of the Tenderloin neighborhood, with a special focus on the unusually detailed and story-packed mural “Windows into the Tenderloin” by Mona Caron, at Jones and Golden Gate.

The evening will comprise of an *optional* Neighborhood Walking Tour, a short film screening, a brief slideshow, and Q&A.

Billy Priest, one of our resident Tenderloin historians, will start the evening leading a Neighborhood Walking Tour with a mural focus, leaving from the Tenderloin Museum at 6pm sharp, and ending at the same place at 7pm.

At 7:15, documentary filmmaker Paige Bierma will present her Emmy award winning short film “A Bush with the Tenderloin” (20 min), aired on KQED’s Truly California, which chronicles the creation of Mona Caron’s "Windows into the Tenderloin”.

Lastly, the muralist of "Windows Into The Tenderloin" herself, Mona Caron, will present a brief slideshow detailing the artistic and community process that generated the storytelling content of the mural, and tell stories.

Mona Caron and Paige Bierma will take questions at an informal conversation afterwards.

Notes on this Adventure:
6:00pm - Walking Tour begins
7:00pm - Reception
7:15pm - Screening & Artist Lecture
- The evening begins with an *optional* 60 minute walking tour, for only $5 extra.
- Meet at the Museum. The tour will start promptly at 6:00pm.

Tenderloin Museum
398 Eddy Street (@ Leavenworth)
Thursday May 19th
6pm Walking Tour ($5)
7:15pm Screening and Artist Lecture ($8)

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