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To Contain and To Serve: An Evening of Cuisine, Calligraphy, and Ceramics

Date :: Friday, August 30, 2019

Time :: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM; discussion and walk through begins promptly at 6:30 PM

Location :: San Francisco Center for the Book, 375 Rhode Island Street, San Francisco, CA

Tickets :: Tickets to this event are mandatory.  Purchase tickets via Eventbrite.(link is external)

Pre-purchase ticket price before the day of the event: $35.00 (before processing/purchase fees) via Eventbrite.

Ticket price if purchased at the door/evening of the event: $45.00.

Ticket price includes a single ceramic bowl created specifically for the evening’s event.

About this event :: Join us at this community building event which coincides with the closing reception of the exhibition Calligraphies In Conversation. View calligraphic artworks in over a dozen languages, styles, and scripts from local and international artists. Curator Arash Shirinbab and ceramicist Forrest Lesch-Middelton will be on hand to discuss their artistic collaboration, To Contain and To Serve. Attendees are invited to enjoy traditional Persian cuisine served on artisan ceramic dishware created by Lesch-Middelton and Shirinbab; at the end of the event, attendees keep the dishware which they have used for their dinner.

Earlier Event: July 13
Later Event: October 5
Mill Valley Pottery Studio Workshop