• Organized Home Sale @ The Container Store
• Alamo Square Flea Market & the Indie Mart
• Viva Terra Furniture Sale
• Haven Art Benefit
• Fixed Design Inaugural Collection Event
• Upholstery & Rug Sale @ DWR
• Lightology Special
• Serena & Lily Sale
• Alessi Sale
• California Carpet Sale
• FilzFelt Sale
• TechnoCRAFT @ YBCA
• BoConcept Semi-Annual Sale
• Market SF
• Maira Kalman: Various Illuminations
• Charles P. Rogers Bed Sale
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• DUSKER: Hayes Valley Farm Greenhouse & Plaza Celebration
• Crate & Barrel Upholstery Sale
• San Francisco Zine Fest
• AIA San Francisco Living Home Tours
• West Coast Green 2010
THIS WEEK IN DETAIL
• Organized Home Sale @ The Container Store Space-saving solutions from around the store will be on sale to help you take control and get organized this summer! Free in-store demonstrations on organizing the home every Saturday and Sunday at 2pm & 4pm from 7/3 - 8/1. Container Store will give away one $25 Gift Card at each demonstration.
In stores and online.
6/28 - 9/6
• Alamo Square Flea Market & the Indie Mart
Alamo Square | enter at Grove & Divisadero, Fulton & Scott or Hayes & Scott
8/21: 9am - 3pm
9/19: 12pm - 6pm @ Thee Parkside
10/16 & 10/17 @ Treasure Island
11/9 12pm - 6pm @ Thee Parkside
• Haven Art Benefit Showcasing 10 Bay Area Artists. 20% of proceeds from the art show and in store purchases will be donated to either The Peninsula Humane Society or Community Gatepath.
Haven | 1444 Burlingame Avenue Burlingame, California 94010
Now - 8/21
• Fixed Design Inaugural Collection Event Degrees of Freedom: A Furniture Collection by San Francisco based designer Ryan Wickre of Fixed Design.
Fixed Design | 427 Bryant Street San Francisco, California 94107
OPENING RECEPTION: 8/12: 7pm-10pm
EXHIBIT: 8/5 - 8/31
• Upholstery & Rug Sale @ DWR Save 15% on sofas, sectionals, sleepers, ottomans and armchairs as well as rugs and runners. Orders of $3,000 or more will be upgraded to White Glove delivery service.
DWR Studios and online.
8/5 - 8/31
• California Carpet Sale Save up to 75% off on select merchandise. Hurry in now for the best selection as quantities are limited.
1197 Folsom Street San Francisco, California 94103
7/30 - while supplies last
• TechnoCRAFT @ YBCA Curated by industrial designer Yves Béhar, TechnoCRAFT: Hackers, Modders, Fabbers, Tweakers, and Design in the Age of Individuality explores the new "makers and craftsmen", from the everyday person to the tech entrepreneur; from the young curious designer to the multinational, focused on custom solutions — all of whom share a new sense of "making" and openness to collaborate while operating in a more individualized marketplace.
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) | 701 Mission Street San Francisco, California 94103
7/10 - 10/3
• Market SF San Francisco's New Weekly Artist Market — each week features 25 - 50 local designers and artists, with a revolving cast of vendors.
Blue Macaw | 2565 Mission Street (@22nd Street) San Francisco, California 94110
Every Saturday 12pm - 6pm
• Maira Kalman: Various Illuminations (of a Crazy World) The installation — spanning thirty years of original paintings, drawings, notebooks, and sketchbooks — is being composed by Kalman as a creative context for her work. The exhibition expresses Kalman's habits as a collector, walker, traveler, reader and maker of lists.
Contemporary Jewish Museum | 736 Mission Street (between 3rd and 4th Streets) San Francisco, California 94103
7/1 - 10/26
COMING SOON IN DETAIL
• DUSKER: Hayes Valley Farm Greenhouse & Plaza Celebration Hayes Valley Farm will blend Club Sensations, Design Culture, & Progressive Urban Farming in inaugural "DUSKER" event. DUSKER is an end-of-summer celebration with a live music mix and visuals illuminating the new greenhouse and plaza vision at Hayes Valley Farm. $5 donation - proceeds benefit Hayes Valley Farm Structures Fund
Hayes Valley Farm | 450 Laguna Street San Francisco, California
8/27: 4:30pm - 8:30pm
• San Francisco Zine Fest Over 120 creators from all across the US and farther. Special Guests include Artnoose (Ker-Bloom!), Jesse Reklaw (Slow Wave), and V. Vale (Search & Destroy).
San Francisco County Fair Building (formerly the Hall of Flowers) | 9th Avenue at Lincoln Way (in Golden Gate Park)
9/4 & 9/5: 11am - 6pm
• AIA San Francisco Living Home Tours The first tour series of its kind in the Bay Area to promote a wide variety of architectural styles, neighborhoods, and residences — all from the architect's point of view. The annual program provides design enthusiasts and the general public with an inside look into the world of distinctive residences in San Francisco. Projects are showcased with the designer(s) via an open house format, and tour participants have the opportunity to see some of the city's latest residential projects from the inside out, meet design teams, explore housing trends, and discover design solutions that inspire unique San Francisco living.
9/11 & 9/12: 10am - 4pm
• West Coast Green 2010 The Premier Conference on Green Innovation for the Built Environment. Join 11,000 thought leaders and forward thinkers at the drawing board for a cleaner, brighter future.
Fort Mason Center | San Francisco, California
9/30 - 10/2: 9am - 6pm
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