2019 Calendar of Activities and Events

ArtSeed’s Labyrinth Studios –  By individual appointment or group arrangements teachers, families and artists of all ages and levels of expertise practice time-tested or experimental techniques using the highest grade materials. 1) Freelance space, equipment use, and exhibition opportunities for volunteers. 2) Training for artists who wish to teach. 3) Coaching for classroom teachers who wish to develop ideas for classroom art projects. 4) Year-long apprenticeships. 5) Afterschool instruction and weekend classes. 6) Fieldtrips with hands-on activities. Drop-in Sundays: 1–3 p.m. Collaborative art-making studios where you can start your own art project or join a group endeavor. No one turned away for lack of funds. Apprenticeship Wednesdays: 2:30–4:30 p.m. All-Day Workshop on Public School Holidays: Jan. 21 (Martin Luther King Jr. Day), Feb. 18 (President’s Day), Mar. 29 (César Chávez Day), May 27 (Memorial Day). ArtSeed’s Labyrinth Studios, Park Presidio Methodist Church at 4301 Geary Blvd., 7th Avenue entrance, 2nd floor, rooms 5a-c San Francisco.

ArtSeed School Programs – San Francisco Montessori Academy, Preschool students, 4 – 5 p.m. Thursdays,  1283 22nd Ave. San Francisco; St. Brigid School, K–8th grade students, 20 classes, Mondays, 2–4 p.m. (1–3 p.m. on early dismissal days), November 5, 2018 to May 13, 2019,  2250 Franklin St., San Francisco.

ArtSeed Fine Arts Summer Intensive, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. weekdays, June 10 – 21 & July 8 – 12, 2019. Ten students, 10-18 years old. Younger students must pass an interview. Individual portfolio and collaborative project-building workshop with high artist-to-student ratio. Ends with an exhibition, fall 2019. Scholarships available. Location: Labyrinth Studios, 4301 Geary Blvd at 7th Avenue, 2nd floor.

ArtSeed 2019 Theme & Year-End Exhibition (working title), 13th, 14th, 15th: A Humorous and Not-so-humorous Exploration of Freedom, Justice, and Peace Proposed by Three Post Civil War Amendments to the Constitution of the United States. Opening Reception, 5 – 7 p.m. Thursday, September 5, 2019; Closing Reception 3 – 5 p.m. Saturday, October 5, 2019. Location: 1007 General Kennedy Ave. Suite 215 in the Presidio and China Brotsky and Seed Galleries, Tides Converge, Rear Entrance: 1016 Torney Ave.

Fall Open Studios at the Hunters Point Shipyard, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, October 12 & 13, 2019. ArtSeed presents selected work from our educational programs to be displayed alongside art by mentoring artists. Location: Building 101, Shipyard Artists Studios, San Francisco, CA 94124

For more information please visit: www.artseed.org, or contact Josefa Vaughan 
(email: josefa@artseed.org, cell: 415-656-9849) or Gino Bella (email: gino@artseed.org, cell: 612-978-3511). Mailing Address: P.O. Box 29277, San Francisco, CA 94129
Office: 1007 General Kennedy Avenue, Suite 206, San Francisco, CA 94129