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Tag archive for Haight Street

Talib Kweli, Erykah Badu to Headline New Haight Street Festival

Talib Kweli, Erykah Badu to Headline New Haight Street Festival

A new street party on Haight Street makes its debut this weekend with Talib Kweli and Erykah Badu hitting the stage for DJ sets.

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Red Vic Staff Says Goodbye

Red Vic Staff Says Goodbye

Last night’s staff gathering to commemorate the closing of the Red Vic was also a party to celebrate the establishment’s 31st year. Collective owners, staff members, volunteers, old friends, and neighbors gathered to watch films, snack, and chat.

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POP Culture

POP Culture

Pen Pop: Remember Barteño? It’s a stylized Bart Simpson that you can see here. There are more POP culture references on the streets: from television are Dexter and DLOCS’ grape ape; a tattooed Andy Capp from the funnies; and the movies Weekend at Bernie’s and…

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Small Stencils and Posters on Haight Street

Small Stencils and Posters on Haight Street

Small stencils and posters appear on a vacant wall on Haight Street. This one piece of construction plywood is a constant work in progress for artists in the neighborhood. Walk by every week and there’s always something new to see here!

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Central Haight Graffiti

Central Haight Graffiti

A few graffiti pieces hang on the wall at the corner of Central and Haight Streets. A Bob Marley tribute mural urges the viewer to nourish their soul. A poster image of a figure covering head with hands is pasted above the graffiti display. Around…

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Creature Feature!

Creature Feature!

Pen Pop: Creepy crawlies are on the newstands! These collage’d pictures have been carefullly inserted into various Examiner boxes around town. A mischievous green rabbit-creature and a knowing sloth-creature (actual animals unknown) give us a look as they slide by. After the jump mouse, mouse, mouse,…

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Fantasy Murals on Haight Street

Fantasy Murals on Haight Street

Another set of fantasy themed murals on a wall off of Haight Street caught my eye last weekend as I strolled through this quirky shopping district. Perhaps they represent a spider king and his queen? I would like to know what mythological kingdoms these figures…

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Street Art Blooms in San Francisco

Street Art Blooms in San Francisco

Popping up everywhere, like spring flowers in bloom after the rain, is a wealth of street art on Haight Street in San Francisco. What was a couple of posters a few weeks ago, has evolved into a street art free-for-all. I captured these images below…

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Cole Street Mural

Cole Street Mural

This mural on Cole Street blends seamlessly with the array of tattoo shops, psychedelic poster art, and tie-dye motifs that decorate the Haight. The colors drip in a plyable bubble gum fashion, and the subject reminds me of a warlock and wizards fantasy novel. A…

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Kitty Cats Pounce Into San Francisco

Kitty Cats Pounce Into San Francisco

Along the streets of San Francisco, pouncing from garage doors and walls around the city, kitty cats are everywhere! These images come from a Haight Street garage door, a wall in Clarion Alley, and a garage door on Caledonia Street, respectively.

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Haight Street Poster Art

Haight Street Poster Art

On a walk down Haight Street last week I was surprised by these posters pasted on some plywood construction lining the street. I like to think there is a message of peace contained in the musical notes shooting from this soldier’s gun.

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