Tattooed & Tenacious in the News

Our latest exhibit Tattooed & Tenacious: Inked Women in California's History, is in the news again. KQED recently put together a short video highlighting one of the show's featured local artists, Sarah Grossman. Thanks so much to Kelly Whalen and KQED Arts for putting this fabulous video together. Check out…

Tattooed & Tenacious: Inked Women in California’s History (Exhibit)

Saturday & Sunday 11:00 am to 4:00 pm March 20 – December 31, 2016 Today, more women than men have tattoos. But what about the first California women to get tattooed? Who were they, and why did they get inked? Discover the fascinating and largely unknown history of the the…

Tattooed & Tenacious HSJ Members & VIP Opening Reception

Be the first to see our new exhibit Tattooed & Tenacious: Inked Women in California's History before it opens to the public. Enjoy a tour of the exhibit with curator Amy Cohen and discover this hidden corner of California history. Today, more women than men have tattoos. But what about…

Slugs, Dingbats, & Tramp Printers! Printing in Santa Clara Valley Exhibit

Hours: Saturday & Sunday, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm History San José is proud to present the exhibition Slugs, Dingbats, & Tramp Printers! Printing in Santa Clara Valley in partnership with the San Jose Printer’s Guild. Printing from moveable type was first introduced into Northern California around 1825 by Agustin…