Friday Nights at the de Young: Celebrating Modernism from the National Gallery of Art: The Robert and Jane Meyerhoff Collection

Roy Lichtenstein painting

Roy Lichtenstein, Painting with Statue of Liberty, 1983. Oil and Magna on canvas. National Gallery of Art, Washington, collection of Robert and Jane Meyerhoff. © Estate of Roy Lichtenstein

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Celebrate the weekend opening of the de Young's new special exhibition Modernism from the National Gallery of Art: The Robert and Jane Meyerhoff Collection, open June 7, with live music, an art history lecture, and art-making for everyone.

Members are invited to join us for member preview hours of special exhibition Modernism from the National Gallery of Art: The Robert and Jane Meyerhoff Collection during the evening.

Ticket Information

Friday Nights at the de Young public programs are free of charge. Tickets are required to view permanent collection galleries and the special exhibitions.

Sponsor

The Season Sponsor of Friday Nights at the de Young is Hanson Bridgett. Additional support is provided by the Winifred Johnson Clive Foundation and the San Francisco Auxiliary of the Fine Arts Museums. The media sponsor is the San Francisco Bay Guardian.

Contact Information
Public Programs
(415) 750-7694
art making at the de young
Museum Lobby
6:00 pm

Create a mixed-media project inspired by modernism. Every week, Friday Night at the de Young offers art making to encourage everyone, of all ages, to tap into their creativity.

Henna tattoo by Henna Garden Events & Entertainment
Wilsey Court
6:00 pm

The henna artists from Henna Garden Events & Entertainment will decorate guests in the Modernist style. 

Subject to availability.

Wilsey Court
6:30 pm

Modernism Music Series, Part I: Live music by Mad Mensche directed by Ed Ivey

Roy Lichtenstein painting
Koret Auditorium
7:00 pm

Inaugural Robert and Daphne Bransten Lecture: Modernism from the National Gallery of Art: The Robert and Jane Meyerhoff Collection
Harry Cooper, curator and head of modern art, National Gallery of Art, Washington