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Kearny Street Workshop
also called "KSW" was founded as an artists' collective in 1972 in the International Hotel on San Francisco's Kearny Street

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  1. in San Francisco, California, is the oldest multidisciplinary arts nonprofit addressing Asian Pacific American issues

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  2. The founders--Jim Dong, Lora Joh Foo, and Mike Chin--and early leaders were involved with the Asian American Movement, a Civil Rights Movement-inspired period of organizational and community building in the 1970s

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  3. The organization's mission is to produce and present art that enriches and empowers Asian Pacific American communities

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  4. Evicted from the I-Hotel along with the building's other tenants in one of San Francisco's most long-lived and contentious city development battles, KSW has wandered through various sites in Chinatown/Manilatown, North Beach, and SOMA

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  5. kearny street

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