What would it have been like to be an ambitious music photographer in San Francisco in 1967? Follow iconic photographer Jim Marshall as he captured some of the most important cultural and social events of the year that defined an everlasting identity for San Francisco. Marshall had an all-access pass to documenting history in the making. He stood next to Allen Ginsberg at the Human Be-In in... Learn More →
This major exhibition is the first comprehensive exploration of the counterculture of the 1960s and 1970s and its impact on global art, architecture, and design. It presents an extraordinary array of works—many of which have been added for the Berkeley presentation—including experimental furniture, immersive environments, media installations, alternative magazines and books, printed ephemera,... Learn More →
The late 1960s was as volatile a time in music as it was in the rest of society. Music of the counterculture, psychedelic rock and hippie anthems, grabbed headlines across the country. Music became part of the national conversation about youth, free love, drugs, and rebellion. The Beat Goes On features rock posters, artifacts and images that trace the influences of music, counterculture and... Learn More →
The curators of the Western Sonoma County Historical Society have collected memorabilia from the Hippie elders in our midst to recreate the environment that these rebels against consumerism and conformity built in the forests of Graton and Occidental 1966-1973. Morning Star Ranch in Graton was owned by Lou Gottlieb, the bassist of The Limeliters a hit folk group of the 60’s. He opened his... Learn More →
“Free the Love” AR App from BAMPFA and Adobe Fills the Air with Messages of Love Augmented-reality app compliments BAMPFA’s new exhibition Hippie Modernism: The Struggle for Utopia with a Bay Area “Love Tour” Users can release personalized messages of love into the air Courtesy of Goodby Silverstein & Partners (Berkeley, CA) February 8, 2017—To celebrate the 50th... Learn More →
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