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Art History Lecture: "The San Francisco Art Scene: Art of the Bay in the Postwar Era," Tara Cooke McDowell, UC Berkeley

January 5, 2012 -
10:00am12:00pm

Museum purchase, Dr. Leland A. and Gladys K. Barber Fund and American Art Trust Fund  Tara Cooke McDowell, Doctoral Candidate, UC Berkeley 

Image: Elmer Bischoff, Yellow Lampshade, 1969. Oil on canvas. Gift of Nan Tucker McEvoy in memory of her mother, Phyllis de Young Tucker

 

 

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Docent Lecture: "Masters of Venice: Renaissance Painters of Passion and Power from the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna," Jim Kohn

January 3, 2012 -
1:00pm2:00pm

Image:  Giorgio da Castelfranco, called Giorgione, The Three Philosophers (detail), ca. 1509–1509. Oil on canvas. Gemäldegalerie of the Kunsthistorisches Museum. Vienna 

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Film Screening: Kenneth Clark's "Civilisation," in Conjunction with "Masters of Venice" [DATE/TIME CHANGE]

January 21, 2012 -
1:00pm2:00pm

In conjunction with the Masters of Venice exhibition, the de Young presents one episode of the BBC's Civilisation: A Personal View, by Kenneth Clark. In this episode, "Man: The Measure of all Things," Clark visits Florence, where, he argues, European thought gained a new impetus from its rediscovery of its classical past. He also visits the palaces at Urbino and Mantua, other centers of Renaissance civilization.

1969, 50 minutes

Note: The previously scheduled screening of A Woman Like That has been cancelled.

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Escape to Rome Film Series

January 21, 2012 -
2:00pm4:00pm

In celebration of the US debut of the Baroque masterpiece The Medusa by Gian Lorenzo Bernini (1598–1680) at our sister museum the Legion of Honor, we travel to Rome with BBC's series Simon Schama's Power of Art. While focusing on two of the master artists of the Baroque period, Schama reveals more in depth about their biographies and iconic pieces of work. The two one hour-long episodes feature Caravaggio's David with the Head of Goliath and Bernini's Ecstasy of Saint Theresa.

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Docent Lecture: "Masters of Venice: Renaissance Painters of Passion and Power from the Kunsthistorisches, Vienna," Maurene O'Brien

December 18, 2011 -
1:00pm2:00pm

Image:  Giorgio da Castelfranco, called Giorgione, The Three Philosophers (detail), ca. 1509–1509. Oil on canvas. Gemäldegalerie of the Kunsthistorisches Museum. Vienna 

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Art History Lecture: "1960s to 1990s: Pop, Op, Funk, Minimalism," by Julie Charles, Associate Curator of Education, SFMOMA

December 15, 2011 -
10:00am12:00pm

Museum purchase, Dr. Leland A. and Gladys K. Barber Fund and American Art Trust Fund  Julie Charles, Associate Curator of Education, SFMOMA

 

 

Image: Mel Ramos, Superman, 1962. Oil on canvas.  Museum purchase, Dr. Leland A. and Gladys K. Barber Fund and American Art Trust Fund  MMuseum MuseMuseum purchase, Dr. Leland A. and Gladys K. Barber Fund and American Art Trust Fund.

 

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Docent Lecture: "Masters of Venice: Renaissance Painters of Passion and Power from the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna," Ellen Harden

December 10, 2011 -
2:15pm3:00pm

Image:  Giorgio da Castelfranco, called Giorgione, The Three Philosophers (detail), ca. 1509–1509. Oil on canvas. Gemäldegalerie of the Kunsthistorisches Museum. Vienna 

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