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Queer Comics Saves Lives! The Art of Lawrence Lindell!

February 7   8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

In February we are celebrating the work of Lawrence Lindell!

We are super excited to bring you all a year new art by queer artists in 2020! For the month of February we are exhibiting the work of graphic artist Lawrence Lindell!

The Art Opening starts at 8 PM sharp, and will go till 10 PM. Bring your friends, are all welcome! The Art program at Strut was founded the same year Magnet began back in 2003 and we’ve been exhibiting the work of a different queer artist each month ever since!

Artist Statement: Queer Comics Saves Lives is a show featuring the comic art of cartoonist Lawrence Lindell. The exhibit gives an inside look into some of the pages in Lindell’s life, brain, and how he sees the world. Through the art of comics Lindell explores, queerness, blackness and mental health.

About the Artist: Lawrence Lindell is a cartoonist and educator from California. His work focuses on Mental Health, Queerness, Blackness and Healing. He is the creator of Couldn’t Afford Therapy So I Made This, From Black Boy With Love, Both and his graphic memoir From Truth With Truth. https://lawrencelindell.com/

If you have any questions about Strut’s art openings or this event, please feel free to contact our community events manager Baruch Porras Hernandez at baruch@sfaf.org

Accessibility: There are no stairs to enter the lobby level at Strut from the street level. The building has three floors, and there is a stairwell with handrails and a wheelchair accessible elevator. There are 26 steps from the lobby to the 2nd floor and 48 steps from the lobby to the 3rd floor.

Details

Date:
February 7
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Organizer

Baruch Porras Hernandez
Email:
bporrashernandez@sfaf.org

Venue

Strut
470 Castro St
San Francisco, CA us
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