Soul of Nation

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de Young museum: Golden Gate Park , 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive, San Francisco

Live Blues from "Soul of a Nation" Artist Mike Henderson Music Performance by Mike Henderson Wilsey Court

Want to meet a living legend? Mike Henderson’s breakthrough figurative paintings of the 1960s reveal the spirit of protest and social justice in San Francisco. In addition to painting, Henderson is an accomplished blues guitarist. Hear live blues by the artist whose work is featured in the Soul of a Nation exhibition. After his performance, head downstairs to view his iconic painting.

This program is part of our Free Saturdays celebration of the exhibition, Soul of a Nation.

Ticket Information

General admission and special programming is free on Saturdays at the de Young and Legion of Honor for all residents of the nine Bay Area counties. Purchase of a special exhibition ticket is required on this day to see Soul of a Nation.