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“Night of Ideas”: SF’s Festival of Arts & Ideas (2021)

Thursday, January 28, 2021 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required on Eventbrite to guarantee your spot

San Francisco Main Public Library | 100 Larkin St, San Francisco, CA 94102


While gathering in person is out this year, the local event partners, Villa San Francisco, KQED, SFMOMA, San Francisco Public Library and California Humanities, are reuniting to produce a dynamic two-hour virtual showcase.

For the 2021 Night of Ideas, keynote speakers and performers were asked to meditate on the theme of “closing the distance,” an adaptation of the international theme “proche” or “close.” The program will present a variety of perspectives on how we can collectively move closer to each other and to a better future by reimagining our civic spaces and society to be more inclusive.

​Viewers can expect to see performances featuring some of the area’s iconic scenery and tributes to our artists and essential workers that have kept spirits up during these challenging times.

Stay tuned, more details to come…

Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.


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Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required on Eventbrite to guarantee your spot
Categories: **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, Fairs & Festivals, Literature, Online
Address: 100 Larkin St, San Francisco, CA 94102

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