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|Date||Saturday June 10|
|Time||1:00 AM - 3:00 AM|
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Museum of Craft and Folk Art
51 Yerba Buena Lane (off Market between 3rd and 4th street)
San Francisco, CA 94103
The Museum of Craft and Folk Art currently hosts the exhibition "Will the Circle Be Unbroken: Four Generations of African-American Quiltmakers". The following programme is offered on Saturday 10 June 2006:
1 pm docent tour of the exhibition; 2 pm collector and quilt scholar Eli Leon will present the slide lecture " Models in the mind" examining the relationship between African-American improvisational quilts and African textiles. A quilt share will follow the lecture; programme attendees are encouraged to bring an improvisational-style quilt to show to the audience.
The docent tour, slide-lecture and quilt share are free with museum admission of $5 for adults; $4 for seniors; children under 18 are free. Museum members enjoy free admission.