Mark Sabb + Michael Warr – “The Cave” Artist Talk


SWIM Gallery | 509 Ellis St. (@Leaventworth) SF, CA 94109
Saturday, March 23 | 7:30 – 9:00pm

Artist Mark Sabb speaks with award-winning poet, editor, and arts consultant Michael Warr about the subjects and inspirations behind his latest exhibition at SWIM Gallery titled “The Cave”.

Michael Warr’s books of poetry include Of Poetry & Protest: From Emmett Till to Trayvon Martin (W.W. Norton & Company, 2016), and from Tia Chucha Press The Armageddon of Funk, We Are All The Black Boy, and others. In 2017 the Friends of the San Francisco Public Library named him a Library Laureate. In 2015 he received a Creative Work Fund award for his digital poetry project “Tracing Poetic Memory in Bayview-Hunters Point,” where he spent his early childhood.