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Haight Street Art Center
215 Haight Street, San Francisco, California 94102
Note: You MUST purchase a ticket to this event. You will be fully reimbursed afterwards in return for a 5 star positive review :)
Renee Richardson and «Irish» Greg McQuaid are Bay Area radio personalities that were on KFOG for many years. They have interviewed everyone from Barack Obama to Paul McCartney, Bono, Chris Martin and many more.
Megan Slankard is an award winning singer-songwriter who has performed with the Counting Crows, Train and David Knopfler. She tours internationally and has appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live.
Peter McQuaid was CEO of the Grateful Dead and now runs the Haight Street Art Center. Peter has a wealth of knowledge about rock poster art and will guide you through the center's varied exhibits.
Guests will arrive at historic Haight Street Art Center at 6pm for a beer and wine tour of the downstairs poster gallery which houses incredible rock poster art from around the globe spanning generations and genres.
Currently showing at the center is a huge collection of posters by acclaimed artist Emek who has worked with Pearl Jam, Radiohead, the Black Keys and countless others.
There is also a smaller exhibit of work by Ralph Steadman including the original art he drew to accompany Hunter S. Thompson's Rolling Stone article «Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas».
We'll then take the party upstairs to the working screen printing room, converted for the evening into an intimate performance space. Your hosts will introduce you to acclaimed singer-songwriter Megan Slankard, whose talent, charm, and wit will dazzle and amaze.
We are thrilled to have 21st Amendment Brewery and Whetstone Wine Cellars on board as sponsors.