Calendar

November 24, 2018 – November 25, 2018 all-day
Zuri x MoAD Pop-Up | Museum Store Weekend
MoAD is excited to be hosting a two day pop-up store with Zuri from November 24th-25th. Look good. Feel good. Do good. Meet your new uniform and it’s made in Kenya. With just one piece designed[...]
The Art of the Print | A Conversation with Paulson Fontaine Press and David Huffman
Fine art printmaking is a collaborative effort, a subtle interplay between the artist’s vision and the technical skills of the master printer. Fine art printmaking is a collaborative effort, a subtle interplay between the artist’s vision[...]
READING | Lorraine Hansberry Theater at MoAD presents DOT by Colman Domingo
MoAD and The Lorraine Hansberry Theater present a reading of DOT by Colman Domingo. The holidays are always a wild family affair at the Shealy house. But this year, Dotty and her three grown children[...]
December 8, 2018 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm @ Museum of the African Diaspora
Chef-in-Residence Bryant Terry presents Recipes for Resistance @ Museum of the African Diaspora | San Francisco | California | United States
MoAD Chef-in-Residence Bryant Terry presents Recipes for Resistance Food Justice Workshop and Turn-Up Party for kids and their families Join MoAD’s Chef-in-Residence Bryant Terry and Denver-based DJ Cavem Moetavation for a not-to-be missed interactive workshop[...]
December 12, 2018 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Performance | 2018 Poets-in-Residence
Join us for the culminating event of our 2018 Poets-in-Residence program. Raina León and Tongo Eisen Martin will perform their poetry at a reading to celebrate their work created during the inaugural Poets-in-Residence program at[...]
ARTIST TALK + POP UP | A Conversation with Afro-Parisian Artist and Illustrator Nicholle Kobi
Artist, activist and entrepreneur, Nicholle Kobi has deftly and with distinct artistry straddled two very different worlds. Born in Kinshasa, Congo but raised in Normandy, France, Kobi has used art to navigate and challenge the[...]
December 26, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Kwanzaa
Celebrate Umoja (unity), the first day of Kwanzaa, with your friends at MoAD! The festivities begin at SF City Hall from 12-1pm, and continues from 1-4pm at MoAD. Enjoy drumming, interactive storytelling, family art projects,[...]
FREE ADMISSION | Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. National Day of Service
MoAD will celebrate the national observance of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday as a Day of Service, providing FREE admission to the museum and programs throughout the day. Through film, art, and music, our[...]
February 23, 2019 @ 10:30 am – 3:30 pm @ Museum of the African Diaspora
ENGAGE: Black Refractions Symposium @ Museum of the African Diaspora | San Francisco | California | United States
Save the date for MoAD’s second annual daylong symposium inspired by the artists in Black Refractions: Selections from the Studio Museum in Harlem. Featuring artists, curators, collectors, gallerists, and art writers who will join us[...]