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Public Works: Odd Salon SF: EPIPHANY
September 10, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Odd Salon SF: EPIPHANY
Six tales of acute realizations & revelations, profound insights & inspiration, and life altering discoveries
Tuesday, Sept 10, 2019
Curated by Miles Traer
Muriel Gordon ~ Ferris’ Wheel and the World’s Fair: Transforming a Generation of Americans
Lilia Gutnik – A Smokejumper’s Guide to Fighting Fire with Fire
Aaron Laycook ~ Filippo Di Ser Brunellesco and the Invention of Linear Perspective
Mark Linsey ~ Katharine Briggs & Isabel Meyers: Creators of the World’s Most popular Personality Test
Casey Selden ~ The de Young’s Modigliani and the Art of Authentication
Dan Von Hoyel ~ William ‘Strata’ Smith – the Ditchdigger that Hit Rock Bottom Before Landing Geology Stardom
Doors open for pre-salon cocktail hour at 6:30, Talks begin at 7:30
Reserved Seats available. General Admission seats are first come, first served.
*Discounted Early Bird Tickets are available only up to Midnight, Monday Aug 19th.
*Odd Salon Members always enjoy discounted Join our growing membership for ticket discounts and Members-only opportunities. Find out more: Odd Salon Membership
Stories from the odd corners of history, science, art, and adventure.
WHAT: Six storytellers bring strange-but-true stories from history, science, art and adventure, to the stage, over cocktails.
WHAT KINDS OF STORIES: Badasses and crackpots, history’s worst ideas and most interesting eccentrics, things that exploded, heists, hoaxes, hidden treasures, epic explorations and upsetting animal facts. For example. WHO: Experts and amateurs, scientists and poets, musicians and medievalists, artists, tech workers, baristas, and you. Each salon features selected speakers from an open call for submissions. Join us!
WHERE: Public Works, on Erie Street – one block from the 16th and Mission BART stop.
WHEN: We open the doors for cocktails an conversations at 6:30; talks begin at 7:30. Get there early if you want to nab a seat.
WHY: San Francisco deserves weird, independent events, and real world gatherings in this increasingly digital age.
HOW: Against many odds.
DRINKS? But of course.
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Odd Salon is a fiscally sponsored project of the InterCulture Foundation, a 501c3 non-profit organization.
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