Lynn Hershman Leeson

Opening Night Party

Feb 10 2017
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Celebrate the opening of LYNN HERSHMAN LEESON: CIVIC RADAR.

This is the only presentation in the Americas of this acclaimed retrospective that provides an overview of the Bay Area artist’s revolutionary career. We’ll screen Hershman Leeson’s films throughout the night, with sounds and music provided by DJ Irwin Swirnoff!


Regular Admission: $12 in advance / $15 at the door

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Lynn Hershman Leeson: Civic Radar is curated by Peter Weibel and Andreas Beitin, and organized by ZKM | Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe. The presentation at YBCA is organized by Lucía Sanromán, Director of Visual Arts, YBCA.

YBCA Exhibitions 2016–2017 are made possible, in part, by: Mike Wilkins and Sheila Duignan, Meridee Moore and Kevin King, and the Creative Ventures Council.

YBCA Programs 2016-2017 are made possible, in part, by: The James Irvine Foundation.

Additional Funding for YBCA Programs 2016–2017: National Endowment for the Arts, Adobe, Abundance Foundation, Gaia Fund, Grosvenor, and members of Yerba Buena Center for the Arts.

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts is grateful to the City of San Francisco for its ongoing support.

Lead Image: Reach from the series Phantom Limb, 1986, b/w photograph. Courtesy Lynn Hershman Leeson represented by Anglim Gilbert Gallery, San Francisco; Waldburger Wouters Gallery, Brussels; Bridget Donahue Gallery, New York City; Vilma Gold Gallery, London.