PRIDE: Parade, Prom and Community
Exhibit: PRIDE: Parade, Prom, Community
"The San Francisco Gay & Lesbian Freedom Day Parade 1984-1990" and the "Hayward Gay Prom 2014": Photographs by Saul Bromberger and Sandra Hoover
Location: PhotoCentral Gallery, Hayward Area Park & Recreation District 1099 E Street, Hayward, California, 94544
Dates: October 11 to December 6, 2014
Reception: Saturday, October 11, 2:30 - 5:30 pm
Panel Discussion: Saturday, November 8, 1:00 - 3:00 pm, Janet Kornblum, moderator
Closing Event: Saturday, December 6, 1:00 - 3:00 pm, Gallery Walk & Talk with Saul Bromberger and Sandra Hoover in discussion with Victoria Sheridan
Contact Person: Geir Jordahl, 510-881-6721, email@example.com
Hayward Area Recreation District’s PhotoCentral presents the PRIDE: Parade, Prom, Community- "The San Francisco Gay & Lesbian Freedom Day Parade 1984 - 1990" and the "Hayward Gay Prom 2014": Photographs by Saul Bromberger and Sandra Hoover. The historic images of the Pride Parade and the joyful portraits of the youth at the Hayward Gay Prom show us a view of the LGBT yesterday and today.
“…something changed in us very quickly as it became clear that this was not just your usual hometown parade, but the gay community uniting as it was fighting for its civil rights and marching for equality.” Saul Bromberger and Sandra Hoover, Artists’ Statement from “PRIDE Heart of a Movement: The San Francisco Gay & Lesbian Freedom Day Parade 1984-1990”
PRIDE: Parade, Prom, Community speaks to us all as it overcomes prejudice, stereotype and judgment. Being gay is simply being human. Saul and Sandra show us our neighbors, our friends, our families. Their photographs celebrate life.
With the exhibition, there will be the book release of “PRIDE Heart of a Movement: The San Francisco Gay & Lesbian Freedom Day Parade 1984-1990” This book documents through the photographs of Saul Bromberger and Sandra Hoover a pivotal time in the history of the Pride Parade and the LGBTQ community.
There will be a reception on Saturday, October 11 from 2:30 - 5:30 pm. The event is free and the public is invited. The exhibition continues through December 6. On Saturday, November 8th from 1:00 - 3:00 pm there will be a panel discussion lead by journalist Janet Kornblum. Also, on Saturday, December 6 from 1:00 - 3:00 pm there will be a Gallery Walk & Talk with Saul Bromberger and Sandra Hoover in discussion with Victoria Sheridan.
The PhotoCentral Gallery is located at 1099 E Street, Hayward, California and is open Monday from 5 - 10 pm, Tuesday and Thursday from 10 am - 1 pm and by appointment. PhotoCentral offers quality artwork in its gallery and outstanding facilities for the dedicated photographic artist with classes, workshops, darkrooms and a matting facility. Expand your creativity in a supportive community! Visit PhotoCentral today.
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