Exhibitions and Events


DARK+Light – Retrospective by Jay Blakesberg

DARK + LIGHT Jay Blakesberg Rock & Roll Photography Images: 1978 - 2017 This exhibit presents many of his iconic photographs taken on and off stage over the last 40 years. The exhibit features photographs of The Grateful Dead, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, Tom Waits,...

Street Photography in Cuba

STREET PHOTOGRAPHY IN CUBA One Day Event With Nelson Ramirez de Arellano Conde Event Date: September 5th, 2017 - Doors Open at 6:30PM Venue: Harvey Milk Photo Center (50 Scott Street, San Francisco) Curators: Dave Christensen, Director, Harvey Milk Photo Center Mike...

Shutterspeed – Full Creative Event

Join Us For the Closing of Shutterspeed! Closing Event: Wednesday May 31, 2017 @ 3pm - 6pm Venue: Harvey Milk Photo Center // 50 Scott Street, San Francisco Shutterspeed is curated in collaboration with: Dave Christensen, Director of the Harvey Milk Photography Center...

2017 Streetfoto Festival Event

  Streetfoto International Street Photography Festival Festival Runs from June 5, 2017 to June 11, 2017 The Harvey Milk Photo Center is proud to announce, we will be hosting the upcoming Streetfoto Photography Festival. StreetFoto San Francisco is gearing up for...

2017 Annual Exhibit of Members, Staff and Volunteers

Annual Exhibit Members, Staff and Volunteers - Summer 2017 Opening Reception: August 11, 2017, 5pm-8pm Dates: August 11, 2017- October 7, 2017 Venue: Harvey Milk Photo Center (50 Scott Street, SF) Curators: Dave Christensen, Director of the Harvey Milk Photo Center...

“Hair” Photography Exhibit

Exhibit Run Dates: June 21, 2017 - September 8, 2017 Venue: McLaren Lodge (501 Stanyan Street, SF CA 94117) Collaborators: Curator: Dave Christensen, Director, Harvey Milk Photo Center Curator/Director: Nicola Bosco-Alvarez, Recreation Specialist, YPTMTC Photography:...

National Geographic Student Expeditions

National Geographic Student Expeditions One Day Exhibit - July 27, 2017 Exhibit Date: July 27, 2017 Event Times: 5:00PM – 8:00PM Venue(s): Harvey Milk Photo Center (50 Scott Street, San Francisco) Special Guest Photographers/Mentors Erika Larsen Ronan Donovan Watch...

2017 LGBTQ Pride Exhibit & Event

2017 LGBTQ Pride Exhibit & Event Presented by Harvey Milk Photo Center Header Photo Information Gilbert Baker at Stonewall - 25th Anniversary, NYC, June 1994 - photo by dannynicoletta.com Opening Reception: June 17, 2017- 5:30pm-8pm- Entertainment to follow...

Holiday Craft Fair 2016

From SF Rec & Park: Harvey Milk Center for the Arts, part of San Francisco Recreation and Parks Department is proud to host its Holiday Craft Fair on Sunday, December 11th 2016. The event will include numerous local artists offering their unique handmade holiday...

Nocturnes and Noir Exhibit 2/11/17 – 4/2/17

The title of this exhibit reflects our hope to shine some light on two schools of thought re: Night Photography (NPy). The first, a romanticized landscape photography of Nocturnes traces its origins to the late 19th century, the Pictorialism movement, and later on, the efforts of the Photo-Secessionists.

eXposed SF Street Photography Exhibit 12/8/16 – 1/22/17

Exploring the streets from the Marina to Excelsior, from the Embarcadero to Outer Sunset, the photographers of the SF Street Photography Group have accepted this challenge with a passion. Many have spent years documenting the lives of everyday people throughout the 49 square miles we call San Francisco.

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Operation Hours:

Monday: Closed
Tue-Thur: 3pm-10pm
Friday: Closed
Saturday: 10am-6pm
Sunday: 11am-6pm

50 Scott Street, San Francisco, CA


Gallery Hours:

Monday: Closed
Tue-Thur: 3pm-9:30pm
Friday: Closed
Saturday: 10am-5:30pm
Sunday: 11am-5:30pm


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