The Society of Submerged Culture: Opening Reception | SF
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StoreFrontLab | 337 Shotwell Street, San Francisco, CA
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The Society of Submerged Culture | SF
StoreFrontLab presents The Society of Submerged Culture, a project by Bay Area artist Lauren Hartman including works by Jacques Cousteau, Jean Painlevé, and Irwin Allen.
The Society of Submerged Culture
The Society reveals the many layers of San Francisco’s undersea history, ranging from sunken ships under the financial district to a coastline dotted with shipwrecks. StoreFrontLab serves as the Society headquarters offering maps, nautical instruments, an archive of artifacts, a library of submerged literature, and a variety of programs.
Opening Reception | Friday, February 20, 2015, 6:30-9 pm
Be among the first to explore the Society’s library of submerged literature, archive of artifacts, and underwater viewing area.
Underwater Film Festival | Saturdays, February 21, 28 and March 14
During open hours, 12-4 pm
Including works by Jacques Cousteau, Jean Painlevé, and Irwin Allen.
The Submerged History and Secrets of Lands End | Monday, March 2, 6-9 pm
> Registration recommended
Local historians and writers John Martini, Paul Judge, and Sierra Hartman discuss the shipwrecks, the tunnels and the Victorian-era endeavors of Adolph Sutro, which lie beneath and scattered among the rocky cliffs of Lands End. Moderated by Lauren Hartman.
Explorer Kit Drop-in Workshop | Saturday, March 7, 12-4 pm
Stop by and make a specialized kit for your urban and coastal exploration.
Creating Artifacts Drop-in Workshop and Closing Reception | Saturday, March 21, 12-4 pm
Come sculpt, paint, and craft your own artifact while commiserating with fellow society members. This workshop and reception will explore how artifacts create dialogue with the past. Supplies provided.
General Hours: Saturdays, February 21, 28 and March 14
Open hours, 12-4PM
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