Tuesday, September 5, 2017

ARLIS/NA Northern CA Fall 2017 Meeting at Stanford University

Please mark your calendars for the next ARLIS/NA Northern California chapter meeting taking place on Friday, November 17, 2017 at Stanford University’s Bowes Art & Architecture Library.

Our current agenda is as follows:

·         9:30-10:00AM   Coffee and treats on 2nd floor terrace

·         10:00-10:30AM Tour of Bowes Library

·         10:30AM-12:00PM  Room 201: Business meeting, presentation on Mirador, and discussion of web archiving

·         12:00-1:00PM  Lunch on your own (nearby options include: Cool Cafe, Cantor Arts Center;
Ike’s Place, McMurtry Building; Bytes Cafe, 350 Serra Mall; Bio X Cafeteria)

·         1:00-2:00PM Scheduled visit to the Rumsey Map Center

·         2:00-5:00PM Self-guided visits to Anderson CollectionCantor Arts Center; Special Collections exhibition, Peter Koch, Printer; Stanford Art Gallery, Lasting Impressions of Pedro de Lemos: The Centennial Exhibition; and Coulter Art Gallery, McMurtry Building, InTransit: 4th Annual Undergraduate Juried Exhibition

·         5:00PM  Karaoke in Oshman Hall (tentative)

Please RSVP by Friday, November 10th using the following link: https://goo.gl/forms/siwaa4XOA0TSLHIj1


If you have any questions, please contact Christina Moretta, Chair, or Abby Dansiger, Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect. We look forward to seeing you!

Friday, April 14, 2017

Northern CA Chapter Spring Meeting on May 5th at SFMOMA Library

The ARLIS/NA Northern California Chapter’s Spring meeting will be taking place at the SFMOMA Library in downtown San Francisco on Friday, May 5th. Our tentative agenda is as follows:

  • 10:00-11:00 AM - ARLIS/NA Northern California Chapter business meeting
  • 11:00-11:30 AM - Break and Library tour
  • 11:30 AM-12:30 PM – Forum on Artists' Ephemera
    • John Held, Jr., mail artist, author, performance artist and former librarian, will talk about Steven Leiber and his influence on the acceptance of artistic ephemera, and Tanya Zimbardo, Assistant Curator of Media Arts at SFMOMA, will discuss curating artists’ ephemera at SFMOMA. Followed by Q&A and open discussion.
  • 12:30-1:30 PM - Lunch on your own
  • 1:30 PM - Explore SFMOMA galleries

Space is limited! Please RSVP by April 28th using the following link: https://goo.gl/forms/uCgNrahZwzhgLSvz1  

Please contact Christina Moretta, Chair, or Abby Dansiger, Vice Chair/Chair-Elect, at adansiger@famsf.org with any questions.

Thank you!

Sunday, April 9, 2017

Fall 2016 and NOLA 2017 Meeting Minutes

The meeting minutes for the November 1st, Fall 2016 chapter meeting at the California Historical Society can be read here.

Minutes from the meeting at the ARLIS/NA conference in New Orleans, February 2017, can be read here.

Thanks to everyone who attended - looking forward to seeing you at SFMOMA in May.



Thursday, March 16, 2017

Save the Date! Northern CA Chapter Spring Meeting on May 5th

Please save the date of Friday, May 5, 2017 for the Northern California chapter spring meeting, scheduled to take place at 10:00AM at the newly reopened SFMOMA Library in downtown San Francisco.

A full agenda and request for your RSVP will be sent out in the coming weeks. At this time we would like to ask everyone to kindly note that due to space limitations for this particular meeting, current chapter members will receive priority for attendance and guests will certainly be welcome if space permits.

If you have any questions, please contact Abby Dansiger at adansiger@famsf.org or Christina Moretta at Christina.Moretta@sfpl.org.