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Creativity Explored: Unexpected Inspiration
June 13 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Join Creativity Explored and In/Visible Talks for an evening of conversation and an art opening during San Francisco Design Week. In/Visible Talks Co-founder Dava Guthmiller will moderate a discussion between Creativity Explored artist Gerald Wiggins, Creativity Explored instructor Gilles Combet, and creative director/designer Arianna Orland about the process, inspiration, and challenges behind art and design and where the two meet.
The art shown during the event will be made by Creativity Explored artists from donated materials gathered during a Bay Area Creative Studios Spring Cleaning Drive organized by In/Visible Talks. The art from this collaboration will hang in the Creativity Explored gallery from June 2nd to the 17th. If you haven’t been to Creativity Explored, you must take advantage of this unique opportunity to get familiar with their programming.
5:00 – 6:00: art show opening with refreshments served
6:00 – 6:45: panel
7:00 – 7:30: time to purchase art & mingle
About Creativity Explored: Creativity Explored is a dynamic nonprofit art center and gallery where artists with developmental disabilities have been creating, exhibiting, and selling their art for 35 years. Located in the vibrant cultural and dining corridor that transverses San Francisco’s Mission District, Creativity Explored provides a supportive studio environment, including individualized instruction from mentoring artists, quality supplies, and professional opportunities to exhibit and sell their art. Artists with developmental disabilities working at Creativity Explored transform their lives and make contributions to the contemporary art world that are generating growing acclaim. Half of the proceeds from each art sale go directly to the studio artist.