Launch Party for Captured Live: 50 Years of Bay Dance Photography
Jul
18
6:00 PM18:00

Launch Party for Captured Live: 50 Years of Bay Dance Photography

The Museum of Performance + Design will commemorate 50 years of San Francisco dance history with a FREE outreach party celebrating the launch of our new site, Captured Live: Fifty Years of Bay Area Dance Photography. The event will include a presentation of the website and remarks from some of the dancers and artists featured in the project. Light refreshments will be provided.

Wednesday, July 18, 2018
6:00pm-7:30pm - Site Presentation and Remarks at 6:30pm
Reading Room
Museum of Performance + Design, San Francisco

Admissions: Free

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Apr
3
1:00 PM13:00

Open House

See the new MP+D space on 2200 Jerrold Street! Select objects from MP+D's vast holdings will be on display. Lights snacks and drinks will be provided.  The Open House is free and open the public.

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2018 Arts Medallion Honoring Tony Taccone
Mar
26
5:30 PM17:30

2018 Arts Medallion Honoring Tony Taccone

The Board of the Museum of Performance + Design takes great pleasure in announcing that Tony Taccone will be presented with the 2018 San Francisco Arts Medallion for his outstanding leadership in the arts on March 26, 2018 at The Battery in San Francisco. The San Francisco Arts Medallion was created in 2005 by the Museum of Performance + Design (MP+D) to recognize those individuals whose leadership, action, and generosity have benefited the cultural life of the San Francisco Bay Area. Proceeds from the event benefit the preservation and educational programs at MP+D.

Past Arts Medallion Honorees include Stanlee Gatti (2005), Gordon Getty (2006), Diane B. Wilsey (2007), Mr & Mrs. George F. Jewett, Jr. (2008), Mayor Willie L. Brown, Jr. (2009), Nancy Hellman Bechtle (2010), Delia F. Ehrlich (2011), Roselyne C. Swig (2012), John Goldman (2013), Frederica von Stade (2015), Robert Mailer Anderson & Nion McEvoy (2016) and Carl & Yurie Pascarella (2017).

BECOME A 2018 ARTS MEDALLION SPONSOR*

* Respond by March 14, 2018 to be listed in the program

 

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SF History Days
Mar
4
to Mar 5

SF History Days

On the weekend of March 4th and 5th, 2017 the Old Mint becomes a pop-up museum of San Francisco history featuring more than 75 exhibitors at the San Francisco History Days at the Old Mint. 

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