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John Bankston

JOHN BANKSTON is an artist who lives and works in San Francisco.

The Point

I have lived and worked as an artist in San Francisco for more than twenty years. For all of that time, my studio has been at The Point, in the Bayview-Hunters Point neighborhood on the southern edge of the City. When I first moved there, I traveled to my studio by bus. The long ride to and from my studio allowed for reflections of daily life in San Francisco and ultimately shaped my artistic vision.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUL-AUG 2020

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