SAN FRANCISCO’S FAVORITE DIY ART COLLECTING EVENT TAKES OVER THE MISSION, CALLE 24 LATINO CULTURAL DISTRICT
Stamping Day: Sunday, October 26, noon – 4 p.m.
Where: The Mission, Calle 24 Latino Cultural District
Passport Home Base: 24th St. and York Mini Park
After-Party: 4 – 7 p.m. at Galería de la Raza
Presented in Partnership with: Invest in Neighborhoods
BUY YOUR PASSPORT at Home Base: 24th St. and York Mini Park
To download a map click here
Wait, what is Passport?
Join the SFAC Galleries’ signature Passport outreach event and create your own limited edition art book by collecting artist-designed stamps in a customized “passport” journal. Bring your friends and family to The Mission this year, where hot emerging and established Bay Area artists will be stamping at neighborhood businesses that help define the 24th Street Corridor.
Who are the awesome participating artists?
Juana Alicia, Fred Alvarado, Val Britton, Enrique Chagoya, Jessica Hisch & Erik Marinovich, Kara Maria, Ranu Mukherjee, Sirron Norris, Kelly Ording, Victor De La Rosa, Jessica Sabogal, Alice Shaw, Brian Singer, Chris Sollars, Ruby Neri, and Imin Yeh.
I want to go! How do I get a Passport?
Step 1: Purchase your passport for $25 here. Or avoid the lines at will call and pick one up at the SFAC Main Offices at 25 Van Ness, Suite 345 (@ Oak), Monday - Friday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. or at Passport 2014's HOMEBASE (24th & York St. Mini Park) on Sunday, October 26, 2014 between 11:30am-3:30 p.m.
Step 2: Pick up your passport and event map at will call at Home Base (24th Street Mini Park @ 24th and York) between 11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Sunday, October 26 come rain or shine.
Step 3: Follow the Passport map to sixteen amazing local business where artists will be waiting to stamp your passport with an original artwork.
Step 4: Allow 2 - 3 hours to complete the route. Bring sunscreen and plan to shop and eat along the way.
I don't want it to end! Where's the after party?
Don't worry, Passport 2014 is here to take care of all of your after party needs. Join us from 4-7 pm at Galería de la Raza, at 2857 24th St. for an all-ages party with DJ Mano and libations from Pop’s bar.
I can't go that day but I still want a Passport. Help!
Don't worry, we'll stamp it for you. Collectors can purchase a Concierge Passport for $125; gallery staff will collect all the stamps and mail it to the purchaser’s home. To purchase click here or call the SFAC Galleries at 415.252.2568 or email Meg Shiffler, gallery director at firstname.lastname@example.org All proceeds go to SFAC Gallery’s programming fund supporting artist honoraria and exhibition costs.
Who are the amazing partner host venues?
Passport Home Base: 24th St. and York Mini Park, Brava Theater, Mission Skateboard, El Tecolote/Acción Latina, Foxglove, Diju Jewelry, Passport Outpost: Wise Sons Deli, Pig & Pie, Adobe Books & Arts Cooperative, Sugarlump, Luz de Luna, Galería de la Raza, La Victoria Bakery, Explorist International, Modern Times Bookstore Collective, and Precita Eyes Mural Arts.