Attendees at the 2021 Small Press Book Bazaar. Photo: © Barak Shrama
Special Event

2022 Small Press Book Bazaar!

Thursday, Dec 1, 2022

1–8 p.m.

Helen and Charles Schwab Hall, Floor 2, and
Gina and Stuart Peterson White Box, Floor 4

This event takes place on a First Thursday, when museum admission is free to Bay Area residents. Check back soon to reserve your free tickets!

This holiday season, support the Bay Area creative community by shopping this special pop-up sale featuring local presses, zine publishers, artists, and more! From artist books and zines to posters, T-shirts, and mixtapes, you’re sure to find something unique for everyone on your list — including yourself!

5:30 p.m. Screening: Diego Rivera: Moving a Masterpiece, Phyllis Wattis Theater, Floor
6 p.m. Premiere: Duct Tape and Dreams: Reviving the Soapbox Derby at McLaren Park, Phyllis Wattis Theater presented by our First Thursday and Soapbox Derby sponsor The North Face in combination with the premiere of Hamburger Eye’s Soapbox Derby zine launch


Awkward Ladies Club
Bimodal Press
But Whole Press
CCA MFA Design
City College of San Francisco Visual Arts
Colpa Press
Creative Growth
Demeritt Pauwels Editions
Eggy Press
Floss Editions
Hamburger Eyes
Irrelevant Press
Kala Art Institute
Land & Sea
Letterform Archive
Lower Falls
Magic Mountain
Mouth 2 Mouth
National Monument
Night Diver Press
Ocean Escalanti
RITE editions
SF Center for the Book
Sming Sming Books
TBW Books
Visible Publications

First Thursdays in October, November, and December is sponsored by The North Face.

Major support is provided by the Hearst Foundations, illy, and United Airlines.

Generous support is provided by Nancy and Alan Schatzberg and Kay Harrigan Woods.

Additional support is provided by the Kelson Foundation, Susan Swig, and Yerba Buena Community Benefit District.