San Francisco will be forever known worldwide for the “Summer of Love,” which was a defining moment of the 1960’s. Come re-live this era and celebrate the psychedelic art of the 60’s, as well as contemporary rock art, at the Festival of Rock Posters. This event will be held on Saturday, October 13, 2012, 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM at the Hall of Flowers (re-named the SF County Fair Building) at Golden Gate Park, 9th Avenue at Lincoln Way, San Francisco.
The show will feature renowned rock poster artists and dealers from around the country. This is the one show that shouldn’t be missed by poster collectors and fans of rock art. You will find everything from vintage psychedelic treasures to the best of the modern silkscreen movement. Artists will be on site to sell and sign posters. Artists from the 60’s who will be present include Wes Wilson, David Singer, Stanley Mouse, and Lee Conklin. Contemporary rock poster artists who will be at the show include Emek, Chuck Sperry, and Alexandra Fischer. Plus many more artists! Come see the best poster art from the 60’s and today!
The Festival of Rock Posters is an annual event sponsored by the Rock Poster Society (TRPS), a local nonprofit organization. TRPS is the world’s largest organized group of rock poster collectors, artists and dealers. Members share a common bond in the joy of rock poster collecting.
Admission is $10.00 for the public and $5.00 for TRPS members.
Further information is at: http://www.trps.org