SOMArts Hosts Conversation With Fred Lyon, Sept 22 – CANCELED

Golden Gate Bridge painter, under the roadbed

What: Q & A With Photographer Fred Lyon – CANCELED
When: Wednesday, September 22 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm. Light refreshments and cash bar from 6:30pm to 7:00pm.
Where: SOMArts, 934 Brannan St
How much: Suggested donation $5. Space limited, advance registration strongly suggested at http://calibersf.eventbrite.com/

Join SOMArts and CaliberSF for a discussion with Fred Lyon, a professional photographer whose work spans 70 years of San Francisco—then and now. Photographer Troy Holden will lead a forum discussion with this 4th-generation San Franciscan about his career, his inspiration, and what San Francisco was like in his heyday.

This discussion will be held in the SOMArts Theater, located at 934 Brannan Street in San Francisco. The entry is down the long driveway on the right side of the building, detailed directions are available at http://www.somarts.org/about/directions/.

Admission to the talk is a suggested donation of $5. There will be a cash bar and some light snacks to nibble on from 6:30pm to 7pm.

For more information about Fred Lyon, check out his recent profile in the San Francisco Chronicle: http://articles.sfgate.com/2010-06-05/entertainment/21658516_1_new-york-box-negs

And on KQED: http://www.kqed.org/arts/visualarts/article.jsp?essid=30068

Or read Holden’s online interview with him: http://calibersf.com/2010/06/01/through-their-lens-fred-lyon/

About the SOMArts Studio Series

The SOMArts (South of Market Arts, Resources, Technology, and Services) Studio Series is an informal assemblage of arts classes and events designed to encourage the production of contemporary work by artists of all ages and skill levels in San Francisco.

About CaliberSF

CaliberSF is Stuart DixonTravis JensenJulie Michelle, and Troy Holden—a group of four San Francisco Bay Area photographers whose work focuses on the City and surrounding cities. Their photo walks were an instant success and their work can be found at http://www.calibersf.com.

Photo credit: Golden Gate Bridge Under The Roadbed” by Fred Lyon, 1950