Calendar

May 12, 2016 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm @ Museum of the African Diaspora
Sweet and Dandy | Film Series: Week Two @ Museum of the African Diaspora | San Francisco | California | United States
Sweet and Dandy is an 8 week film series featuring an entertaining mix of documentaries, shorts and narratives complementing both exhibitions on view at Museum of the African Diaspora (MoAD) The Grace Jones Project and Dandy Lion:[...]
May 14, 2016 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm @ Museum of the African Diaspora
FREE ADMISSION | Community Day @ Museum of the African Diaspora | San Francisco | California | United States
MoAD celebrates the opening of the new SFMOMA by offering FREE admission along with our Yerba Buena neighbors: California Historical Society, Children’s Creativity Museum, Mexican Museum with Precita Eyes, Contemporary Jewish Museum, Yerba Buena Center[...]
May 19, 2016 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
FREE ADMISSION | Third Thursdays in Yerba Buena
Enjoy Free Admission to our exhibitions, The Grace Jones Project and Dandy Lion: (Re)Articulating Black Masculine Identity, as MoAD joins the Contemporary Jewish Museum, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, and the California Historical Society for Art, Drink, & Be[...]
May 19, 2016 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm @ Museum of the African Diaspora
Sweet and Dandy | Film Series: Week Three @ Museum of the African Diaspora | San Francisco | California | United States
Sweet and Dandy is an 8 week film series featuring an entertaining mix of documentaries, shorts and narratives complementing both exhibitions on view at Museum of the African Diaspora (MoAD) The Grace Jones Project and Dandy[...]
LORRAINE HANSBERRY THEATRE at MoAD | Craigslisted by Sharai Bohannon
The Lorraine Hansberry Theatre and MoAD present a reading of Craigslisted, a play by Sharai Bohannon. Craigslisted is centered around a young woman who is trying to put herself through college without any financial support. Funding[...]
May 21, 2016 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm @ Novela Bar
Seersucker & Luxe @ Novela Bar | San Francisco | California | United States
The MoAD Vanguard presents Seersucker & Luxe, a day party with a purpose. Join us for Vanguard’s biggest fundraiser to support the Museum of the African Diaspora in style and splendor. Sip refreshing cocktails, feast[...]
May 26, 2016 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm @ Museum of the African Diaspora
Sweet and Dandy | Film Series: Week Four @ Museum of the African Diaspora | San Francisco | California | United States
Sweet and Dandy is an 8 week film series featuring an entertaining mix of documentaries, shorts and narratives complementing both exhibitions on view at Museum of the African Diaspora (MoAD) The Grace Jones Project and Dandy Lion:[...]
June 2, 2016 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm @ Museum of the African Diaspora
Sweet and Dandy | Film Series: Week Five @ Museum of the African Diaspora | San Francisco | California | United States
Sweet and Dandy is an 8 week film series featuring an entertaining mix of documentaries, shorts and narratives complementing both exhibitions on view at Museum of the African Diaspora (MoAD) The Grace Jones Project and Dandy[...]
AUTHORS IN CONVERSATION | Namwali Serpell in Conversation with Shannon Jackson
Please join us to celebrate Zambia’s Namwali Serpell winner of the 2015 Caine Prize for African Writing, described as Africa’s leading literary award, for her short story entitled “The Sack” from Africa39 (Bloomsbury, London, 2014). Namwali Serpell was born in Zambia in 1980. Her[...]
June 9, 2016 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm @ Museum of the African Diaspora
Sweet and Dandy | Film Series: Week Six @ Museum of the African Diaspora | San Francisco | California | United States
Sweet and Dandy is an 8 week film series featuring an entertaining mix of documentaries, shorts and narratives complementing both exhibitions on view at Museum of the African Diaspora (MoAD) The Grace Jones Project and Dandy Lion:[...]
June 16, 2016 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
FREE ADMISSION | Third Thursdays in Yerba Buena
Enjoy Free Admission to our exhibitions, The Grace Jones Project and Dandy Lion: (Re)Articulating Black Masculine Identity, as MoAD joins the Contemporary Jewish Museum, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, and the California Historical Society for Art, Drink, & Be Merry! Third[...]
June 16, 2016 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm @ Museum of the African Diaspora
Sweet and Dandy | Film Series: Week Seven @ Museum of the African Diaspora | San Francisco | California | United States
Sweet and Dandy is an 8 week film series featuring an entertaining mix of documentaries, shorts and narratives complementing both exhibitions on view at Museum of the African Diaspora (MoAD) The Grace Jones Project and[...]
June 23, 2016 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm @ Museum of the African Diaspora
Sweet and Dandy | Film Series: Week Eight @ Museum of the African Diaspora | San Francisco | California | United States
Sweet and Dandy is an 8 week film series featuring an entertaining mix of documentaries, shorts and narratives complementing both exhibitions on view at Museum of the African Diaspora (MoAD) The Grace Jones Project and[...]
August 10, 2016 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm @ Museum of the African Diaspora
Koret Discover Jazz Series: The Latin Roots of Jazz @ Museum of the African Diaspora | San Francisco | California | United States
CLASS 1: Afro-Cuban Roots 1 Latin American music and musicians have played fundamental and innovative roles in the history and evolution of jazz. Jelly Roll, Louie, Duke and Diz are among the legions of jazz[...]
August 17, 2016 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm @ Museum of the African Diaspora
Koret Discover Jazz Series: The Latin Roots of Jazz @ Museum of the African Diaspora | San Francisco | California | United States
CLASS 2: Afro-Cuban Roots 2 Latin American music and musicians have played fundamental and innovative roles in the history and evolution of jazz. Jelly Roll, Louie, Duke and Diz are among the legions of jazz[...]
August 24, 2016 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm @ Museum of the African Diaspora
Koret Discover Jazz Series: The Latin Roots of Jazz @ Museum of the African Diaspora | San Francisco | California | United States
CLASS 3: Puerto Rican Roots Latin American music and musicians have played fundamental and innovative roles in the history and evolution of jazz. Jelly Roll, Louie, Duke and Diz are among the legions of jazz pioneers[...]
August 31, 2016 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm @ Museum of the African Diaspora
Koret Discover Jazz Series: The Latin Roots of Jazz @ Museum of the African Diaspora | San Francisco | California | United States
CLASS 4: Brazilian Roots Latin American music and musicians have played fundamental and innovative roles in the history and evolution of jazz. Jelly Roll, Louie, Duke and Diz are among the legions of jazz pioneers who[...]
September 7, 2016 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm @ Museum of the African Diaspora
Koret Discover Jazz Series: The Latin Roots of Jazz @ Museum of the African Diaspora | San Francisco | California | United States
CLASS 5: Jazz Latino Latin American music and musicians have played fundamental and innovative roles in the history and evolution of jazz. Jelly Roll, Louie, Duke and Diz are among the legions of jazz pioneers who[...]
September 14, 2016 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm @ Museum of the African Diaspora
Koret Discover Jazz Series: The Latin Roots of Jazz @ Museum of the African Diaspora | San Francisco | California | United States
CLASS 6: Spanish Routes Latin American music and musicians have played fundamental and innovative roles in the history and evolution of jazz. Jelly Roll, Louie, Duke and Diz are among the legions of jazz pioneers who[...]