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selected dates: 2/19/13-2/19/23 [clear]

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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Group Show: directions given – directions taken #1

Southern Exposure    mission
3030 20th Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
415-863-2141
http://soex.org/index.html
April 8th 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Performance added 1 day ago

directions given – directions taken invites 24 people to design instructions or parameters for the creation of new artworks. Each participant writes a prompt and receives a prompt, to be interpreted and enacted at one of six evening performances. The series creates a daisy chain of directions given and directions taken, with the first person to issue instructions returning on the final evening t...   [more]

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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Mapping the Californian Ideology

Southern Exposure    mission
3030 20th Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
415-863-2141
http://soex.org/index.html
March 28th 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Other added 1 day ago

A conversation about West Coast technological-libertarianism Join us for a discussion and group-think inspired by "The Californian Ideology," a 1995 essay by Richard Barbrook and Andy Cameron. The intimate conversation is led by Robby Herbst as preliminary research for New Games Revisited, a large-scale participatory project to be presented by Southern Exposure at an off-site location in October...   [more]

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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Tapestries and Armor

Legion of Honor    marina/presidio
Clement St & 34th Ave, Lincoln Park
San Francisco, CA 94121
415-750-3600
http://legionofhonor.famsf.org/
January 17th - June 28th
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Tapestries and Armor is a permanent collection rotation featuring three tapestries from the Triumph of Seven Virtues series, from the Museum’s textiles holdings, along with two suits of armor from the collection of European decorative arts. The Triumph of the Seven Virtues exemplifies the use of allegory in Renaissance tapestry traditions. Woven in Brussels around 1535, the seven tapestries repres...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd A Princely Pursuit: The Malcolm D. Gutter Collection of Early Meissen Porcelain

Legion of Honor    marina/presidio
Clement St & 34th Ave, Lincoln Park
San Francisco, CA 94121
415-750-3600
http://legionofhonor.famsf.org/
December 13th, 2014 - August 30th
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A collection of rare Asian and European porcelain with royal roots travels to San Francisco for display at the Legion of Honor. A Princely Pursuit will present approximately 100 significant pieces of early Meissen porcelain from the collection of Malcolm D. Gutter, all promised gifts to the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. Founded in 1710 near Dresden, Germany, the Meissen manufactory was the...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd High Style: The Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection

Legion of Honor    marina/presidio
Clement St & 34th Ave, Lincoln Park
San Francisco, CA 94121
415-750-3600
http://legionofhonor.famsf.org/
March 14th - July 19th
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Rosekrans Court, Special Exhibition Galleries 20B–F Explore the glamour and sophistication of one of the world’s preeminent costume collections. These fashions worn by American women reflect the nation’s tastes and transformations over the course of the 20th century. High Style, presented exclusively on the West Coast at the Legion of Honor, provides a rare opportunity to view the e...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Curator Lecture: J.M.W. Turner: Painting Set Free, by Esther Bell

de Young Museum    haight/gg park
Golden Gate Park, 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive
San Francisco, CA 94118
415-750-3600
http://deyoung.famsf.org/
May 14th 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Lecture added 1 day ago

Dr. Esther Bell, is the Curator-in-Charge of European Painting at FAMSF. Dr. Bell received her doctorate from the Institute of Fine Arts at New York University. She joined the Fine Arts Museums in September 2014 after two years at the Cincinnati Art Museum where she was curator of European painting, drawing, and sculpture. She has worked at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Morgan Library & Museum,...   [more]

Lecture


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Joseph Mallord William Turner: Painting Set Free

de Young Museum    haight/gg park
Golden Gate Park, 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive
San Francisco, CA 94118
415-750-3600
http://deyoung.famsf.org/
June 20th - September 20th
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Joseph Mallord William Turner (1775–1851) was one of the greatest British artists of the nineteenth century. His paintings are revered for their spectacular effects of light and color, and have influenced generations of artists. His late work, created between 1835 and 1850, articu­lated a radical vision that was heedless of public reaction, and explored such themes as the rise and fa...   [more]

Opening: June 20th   9:30 AM - 5:15 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Bouquets to Art

de Young Museum    haight/gg park
Golden Gate Park, 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive
San Francisco, CA 94118
415-750-3600
http://deyoung.famsf.org/
April 14th - April 19th
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The Bay Area welcomes spring each year with this popular weeklong exhibition featuring unique art and floral mash-ups where floral designers create arrangements that pay tribute to and draw inspiration from the works in the de Young’s permanent collections. Throughout the week, visitors can participate in floral demonstrations by prominent designers, hands-on art activities for children, ca...   [more]

Opening: April 14th   9:30 AM - 5:15 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Religion, Imagery, and Cloth: Lao-Tai Textile Traditions

de Young Museum    haight/gg park
Golden Gate Park, 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive
San Francisco, CA 94118
415-750-3600
http://deyoung.famsf.org/
January 10th - July 5th
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Religion, Imagery, and Cloth: Lao-Tai Textile Traditions features a collection of ritual costumes and textiles made by the Tai people of Laos, which Ellison Banks Findly gave to the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco in 2013. Trained in Indological studies, Findly has been working in northern Laos, near the Vietnam border, since 2006. Her research focuses on the interplay between textile imagery and...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Shaping Abstraction

de Young Museum    haight/gg park
Golden Gate Park, 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive
San Francisco, CA 94118
415-750-3600
http://deyoung.famsf.org/
February 1st - August 30th
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Drawn primarily from the Bay Area collections of Maurice and the late Harriet Gregg and of John Weeden and the late David Davies, this exhibition presents a selection of works by early to mid-20th-century American abstractionists. Many of these artists were associated with the New York–based American Abstract Artists group (AAA), which played a pivotal role in advancing the cause of abstraction...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Embodiments: Masterworks of African Figurative Sculpture

de Young Museum    haight/gg park
Golden Gate Park, 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive
San Francisco, CA 94118
415-750-3600
http://deyoung.famsf.org/
January 31st - July 5th
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This selection of sculptures from sub-Saharan Africa pays homage to the figure in African art.Embodiments: Masterworks of African Figurative Sculpture features 120 pieces from the collection of Richard H. Scheller, composed of classic and iconic sculptures as well as more unusual examples that challenge commonly held assumptions about African art. The geographical breadth of the collection and th...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Janet Delaney: South of Market

de Young Museum    haight/gg park
Golden Gate Park, 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive
San Francisco, CA 94118
415-750-3600
http://deyoung.famsf.org/
January 17th - July 19th
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In an exhibition particularly relevant to the Bay Area, Janet Delaney: South of Market relates the complex history of a changing San Francisco neighborhood through a selection of more than 40 photographs from the 1970s and 1980s. Janet Delaney (b. 1952), an internationally recognized photographer and educator based in Berkeley, photographed the people and places in the South of Market district during...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Group Show: Botticelli to Braque: Masterpieces from the National Galleries of Scotland

de Young Museum    haight/gg park
Golden Gate Park, 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive
San Francisco, CA 94118
415-750-3600
http://deyoung.famsf.org/
March 7th - May 31st
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Spanning more than 400 years of artistic production, this exhibition highlights works by many of the greatest painters from the Renaissance to the early 20th century. See this rare presentation of some of the most iconic images in the history of Western art as they travel to San Francisco from the National Galleries of Scotland. Paintings selected from the collection include masterpieces by Sandro...   [more]


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Agelio Batle, Delia Batle, Alexis Arnold, Zoo Farmer, Tiersa Nureyev, Richard Olsen, Wendy Robushi, Tommy Becker: words: a text-centric exhibition

Catharine Clark Gallery    potrero district
248 Utah Street, Ground Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.399.1439
http://www.cclarkgallery.com/
April 1st - April 4th
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Mark your calendar for the evening of Wednesday, April 1, 2015. Catharine Clark Gallery will host an exhibition and reception for SFArtsEd. words: a text-centric exhibition will open Wednesday, April 1 from 6:30 - 9 pm. Original artwork by SFArtsED students, and live dance performance by students directed by the Joe Goode Performance Group. RSVP: info@sfartsed.org. Artwork on display through Saturday...   [more]

Opening: April 1st   6:30 PM - 9:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Jo Harvey Allen: Hally Lou

Catharine Clark Gallery    potrero district
248 Utah Street, Ground Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.399.1439
http://www.cclarkgallery.com/
April 11th - May 23rd
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A video documentary and relics from Jo Harvey Allen's 1983 performance ofHally Lou on display in our dedicated media room, concurrent with Kal Spelletich's exhibit, Intention Machines.   [more]

Opening: April 11th   5:00 PM - 7:00 PM


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Featured-e646e9fca793ac2085bf950fdae0ddcd Kal Spelletich: Intention Machines

Catharine Clark Gallery    potrero district
248 Utah Street, Ground Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103
415.399.1439
http://www.cclarkgallery.com/
April 11th - May 23rd
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Catharine Clark Gallery is pleased to announce our first solo exhibition of work by Kal Spelletich. On view April 11 – May 23, 2015, Kal Spelletich: Intention Machines features approximately seven robotic sculptures, each representing an actual person influential in Spelletich’s life and artistic career. Several photographs of the sun, which Spelletich took with a digital camera modifie...   [more]

Opening: April 11th   5:00 PM - 7:00 PM



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