San Francisco’s Conservatory Of Flowers May Light Up With Flower Power

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) — There’s a new project taking flight in the Bay Area Wednesday night to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love.

The man behind the Bay Lights has something in store for another Bay...

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Conservatory of Flowers will be illuminated psychedelic colors for Summer of Love anniversary

Creative minds behind the Bay Lights will now light up Golden Gate Park

As San Francisco gears up to celebrate the golden anniversary of the Summer of Love—where, in 1967, an estimated 100,000 youths, sporting flowers in their hair and LSD on their brains, converged in the Haight-Ashbury sparking the hippie...

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DreamForce15 + Illuminate

SalesForce’s Marissa Kraines sits down with Ben Davis of Illuminate  to talk about how the organization is bringing art to San Francisco in new and exciting ways. Check out the interview here.

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New Illuminate board members elected

ITA is Thrilled to Welcome an Exciting New Group of Directors

San Francisco (June 1, 2015)— Illuminate the Arts (ITA), the nonprofit producer of The Bay Lights by artist Leo Villareal, elected four new board members in May, effectively extending its community in anticipation of the re-launch of the iconic light sculpture...

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A Visual Celebration

A new public art piece debuted Thursday evening on San Francisco’s Market Street. It’s called “Let There Be” and, for the moment at least, it features a series of photographs by Bay Area artists projected onto the east wall of the recently renovated home of Zendesk.

Ben Davis runs...

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