San Francisco’s most productive journalist these days has got to be Steve Rhodes – the man is out there in the field reporting on things All The Time.
As it was last night, when S.R. was on hand to catch Mayor Gavin Newsom encountering the debut of The ARTery Project,” which is:
“An exciting series of art events, fairs, installations and performances taking place along Market Street between UN Plaza and 6th Street.”
Gavin experiencing the sidewalk eggs of famous Robert James:
Via Steve Rhodes
And let’s let Steve tell us what Gavin was saying last night:
“Market st should have 100 of these damn things. I can say that now that I only have 30 days.”
A few minutes later shaking a man’s hand: “It is good to see art out here”
“There’s still more to do.“
I think I missed all that fuss, passing by a little while later. (You could tell something arty was going on just by the number of art student-types milling about the Mid Market.)
All the deets, below.
Sidewalk egg and sign, Market Street, USA:
“Lights on Market Street:
Join the San Francisco Arts Commission on Thursday, December 9 from 5-7 p.m.for the launch of The ARTery Project, which kicks off its exciting series of events with the debut of three site-specific light installations by artists Jim Campbell, Theodore Watson and Paul Notzold and art openings at the luggage store, Central City Hospitality House Community Arts Program, and Gray Area Foundation for the Arts. Click here for more information.