Friday Nights at the de Young are after-hours art happenings that include a mix of live music, dance and theater performances, film screenings, panel discussions, lectures, artist demonstrations, hands-on art activities, and exhibition tours. Local artists conduct drop-in workshops, debut new commissions, display their art in the Kimball Education Gallery, and take part in conversations about the creative process. The café offers a delicious prix-fixe menu and specialty cocktails, and the Hamon Tower observation level is open until 8 pm.
June 1–July 3, 2016
Wednesdays–Sundays, 1–5 pm, Fridays until 8:45 pm
Artist Reception: Friday June 24, 2016, 6–8:30 pm
Visit James Turrell's Three Gems in the Osher Sculpture Garden during its optimal viewing time—at sunset!
Every week, Friday Nights at the de Young offers art-making activities to encourage everyone of all ages to tap into their creativity.
The evening is hosted by Rafael Bustamante Sarria of La Gente.
Non-Stop Bhangra is a unique experience that celebrates the beautiful and vibrant spirit of bhangra, a traditional folk music and dance from Punjab, India, and features the vibrant dancers of Dholrhythms Dance Company, music by DJ Jimmy Love and guests, and dhol drummers.
Join us for a special concert celebrating "Summer Solstice" by clarinetist Ismail Lumanovski curated by Meklit Hadero.
James Turrell's Three Gems open 5–8:45 pm, best view times are around sunset. Concert from 7:30–8:30 pm.