San Francisco Neon

historic neon network

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San Francisco Neon advocates for preserving historic neon signs with tours, talks, exhibits, consultations, and events. Our sister organization, Historic Neon Network, is a not-for-profit organization under the umbrella of the Tenderloin Museum. Our goals is to educate and advocate for the  artistic legacy of historic neon signs: a living archive of art, craft, and small business culture. Contact us for neon consultations, talks, tours, or exhibits.


San Francisco Neon is a project of Giant Orange Press.


Al Barna is a San Francisco photographer and artist whose work has been shown in juried exhibitions at the de Young Museum, the Legion of Honor Museum, the Rayko Gallery, and the San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery.


Randall Ann Homan is an art director,  photographer, and an award-winning graphic designer. Her focus is public projects and she has designed books for  the Oakland Public Library, Ten Speed Press, and Harper Collins.



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All photos © 2014 Al Barna and Randall Ann Homan

All content © 2018 Al Barna and Randall Ann Homan