Thursday, January 16, 5-10pm
Art Venues 5–8pm / Food & Drink 5–10pm
Look for Third Thursday locations signs, and be sure to pick up your wrist band at one of the art venues for special rates at participating bars, shops, restaurants.
VENUES (event details below)
- Cartoon Art Museum | 655 Mission @ 3rd
- Contemporary Jewish Museum | 736 Mission St @ Yerba Buena Lane
- Museum of the African Diaspora | 685 Mission St @ 3rd
- UC Berkeley Extension Art & Design Gallery | 95 3rd Street @ Mission
- Yerba Buena Center for the Arts | 701 Mission St @ 3rd
- B Restaurant and Bar | 720 Howard St above the gardens waterfall
- Bluestem Brasserie | 1 Yerba Buena Lane @ Market
- California Historical Society | 678 Mission St @ 3rd
- Novela | 662 Mission St @ Annie Alley
- SFMOMA MuseumStore | 51 Yerba Buena Lane @ Mission
JANUARY EVENT DETAILS
1 ) Cartoon Art Museum | 655 Mission @ 3rd
Various Exhibitions, 5 – 8pm | FREE | From editorial cartoons to comic books, graphic novels to anime, Sunday funnies to Saturday morning cartoons, the Cartoon Art Museum has something for everyone.
2 ) Contemporary Jewish Museum | 736 Mission St @ Yerba Buena Lane
Larry Ochs – Dohee Lee, 6:30 – 7:15pm | $5 after 5pm | The CJM, in partnership with the Center for New Music, is pleased to offer four site-specific performances in conjunction with the new exhibition Work In Progress: Considering Utopia. Each performance features an improvising duo of one musician and one dancer. The performances will happen within the gallery and “activate” Ohad Meromi’s sculpture1967.
3 ) Museum of the African Diaspora | 685 Mission St @ 3rd
Film Screening: Free Angela and All Political Prisoners, 5–8pm / 6:30pm | FREE | Join us for our current exhibition, Crosscurrents: Africa & Black Diasporas in Dialogue, 1960-1980. The MoAD Salon is the scene for the launch of our film series, Cross-Cutting: Black Insurgency on Film. Free Angela and All Political Prisoners will be screening at 6:30 pm followed by a discussion with California Newsreel Director Cornelius Moore.
4 ) UC Berkeley Extension Art & Design Gallery | 95 3rd Street @ Mission
Opening Reception for Alexandra Bailliere Treadwell, 5 – 8pm | FREE | Graduating Student from the Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Visual Arts at UC Berkeley Extension, Treadwell’s work both examines the inherited object as a symbol of history and utilizes it for a visceral/visual effect, using various inherited materials in her work: handkerchiefs, table linens, ceramics, mirrors, and other household items.
5 ) Yerba Buena Center for the Arts | 701 Mission St @ 3rd
YBCA:ConVerge: New Year’s Collaborative Works, 4 – 8pm | FREE | Ringing in the New Year, YBCA’s public spaces will ignite in a fluid sculptural environment punctuated by sound, film, discussion, and more, with participating curators from cultural institutions around the Bay Area. Artists include Double Zero (Hannah Ireland and Annie Vought), Lisa Rybovich Crallé, Chris Duncan, Christopher Füllemann, Bailey Hikawa.
A ) B Restaurant and Bar | 720 Howard St above the gardens waterfall
Extended Happy Hour and $6 cocktails, 5–10pm | Discounts with Wristband | B Restaurant and Bar is celebrating Third Thursday with extended happy hour throughout the entire evening for anyone with a Third Thursday wristband. A live DJ will be spinning throughout happy hour!
B ) Bluestem Brasserie | 1 Yerba Buena Lane @ Market
Featuring the Bluestem Smash cocktail, 5–10pm | One of Bluestem’s many beloved signature cocktails, enjoy a Bluestem Smash, show your wristband, and $1 from each will go to the Yerba Buena Alliance.
C ) California Historical Society | 678 Mission St @ 3rd
10% Discount for Third Thursday visitors, 5–8pm | Discounts with Wristband | While the museum installs their next exhibit, visit the Ten Lions Bookstore and receive a 10% Discount on your purchase by showing your Third Thursday wristband. Proceeds support the California Historical Society’s public programs and library.
D ) Novela | 662 Mission St @ Annie Alley
Third Thursday Drink Specials, 5–10pm | Discounts with Wristband | Serving cocktails with character, Novela honors classic literary heroes in design and spirit, with a compelling mix of original hand crafted cocktails, an innovative punch on tap program. $2 off our signature punches.
E ) SFMOMA MuseumStore | 51 Yerba Buena Lane @ Mission
10% Discount for Third Thursday visitors, 5–8pm | Discounts with Wristband | West Coast’s finest selection of art books, innovative design objects, contemporary jewelry, children’s books & toys, posters, stationery, and exclusive line of SFMOMA signature products, and support our exhibitions and educational programs.