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Artisan Trunk Show: Paz Collective

Artisan Trunk Show: Paz Collective
April 10, 2016 -
9:30am5:15pm

In celebration of Bouquets to Art at the de Young, the Museum Stores are pleased to present a six-day series of Artisan Trunk Shows featuring local jewelry designers. Each day from Tuesday, April 5th—Sunday, April 10th, a different artisan will present unique, handcrafted wares. Museum members receive a 10% discount on all purchases.

Artisan Trunk Show: Natasha Grasso

Artisan Trunk Show: Natasha Grasso
April 9, 2016 -
9:30am5:15pm

In celebration of Bouquets to Art at the de Young, the Museum Stores are pleased to present a six-day series of Artisan Trunk Shows featuring local jewelry designers. Each day from Tuesday, April 5— Sunday, April 10, a different artisan will present unique, handcrafted wares. Museum members receive a 10%

Saturday's featured artisan is San Francisco-based artisan Natasha Grasso. Her line of classic handcrafted jewelry embodies a sense of everyday elegance. 

Artisan Trunk Show: Stacy King

Artisan Trunk Show: Stacy King
April 7, 2016 -
9:30am5:15pm

In celebration of Bouquets to Art at the de Young, the Museum Stores are pleased to present a six-day series of Artisan Trunk Shows featuring local jewelry designers. Each day from Tuesday, April 5—Sunday, April 10, a different artisan will present unique, handcrafted wares. Museum members receive a 10% discount on all purchases.

Thursday's featured artisan is Stacy King, founder of Lulu Designs. Based in Mill Valley, CA, artisan Stacy King creates sophisticated, handcrafted jewelry inspired by organic beauty.

Artisan Trunk Show: Pam Wiston

Artisan Trunk Show: Pam Wiston
April 6, 2016 -
9:30am5:15pm

In celebration of Bouquets to Art at the de Young, the Museum Stores are pleased to present a six-day series of Artisan Trunk Shows featuring local jewelry designers. Each day from Tuesday, April 5th—Sunday, April 10th, a different artisan will present unique, handcrafted wares. Museum members receive a 10% discount on all purchases.

Live Music of the Caribbean, Central, and South America by La Gente

La Gente
April 22, 2016 -
6:30pm8:30pm

La Gente is a San Francisco-baesd international recording group led by singer-songwriter Rafael Bustamante Sarria. The group has created a unique multilingual blend of Cumbia, Reggae, Hip-Hop, Salsa, and World Music. They independently released their fourth studio album, Borderless, in January 2016 featuring Deuce Eclipse from Bang Data and Zion-I. They have also released several live recordings and two DVDs.

Friday Nights at the de Young

Friday Nights
May 27, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
June 3, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
June 10, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
June 17, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
June 24, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
July 1, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
July 8, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
July 15, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
July 22, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
July 29, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
August 5, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
August 12, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
August 19, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
August 26, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
September 2, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
September 9, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
September 16, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
September 23, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
September 30, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
October 7, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
October 14, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
October 21, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
October 28, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
November 4, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
November 11, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
November 18, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm
November 25, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm

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.

Tiffanie Turner, Dutch Study 1
Kimball Education Gallery
1:00 pm

May 4–29, 2016
Wednesdays–Sundays, 1–5 pm, Fridays until 8:45 pm
de Young | Kimball Education Gallery/Artist Studio
Artist Reception: Friday May 27, 2016, 6–8:30 pm

Friday Nights at the de Young presents "Fiercely Fabulous"

Friday Nights
May 13, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm

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.

Tiffanie Turner, Dutch Study 1
Kimball Education Gallery
1:00 pm

May 4–29, 2016
Wednesdays–Sundays, 1–5 pm, Fridays until 8:45 pm
de Young | Kimball Education Gallery/Artist Studio
Artist Reception: Friday May 27, 2016, 6–8:30 pm

Mixed Media Art Making
Buchanan Court
6:00 pm

Every week, Friday Nights at the de Young offers art-making activities to encourage everyone of all ages to tap into their creativity.

Mr. David and Juanita More! Photo by Shot In The City.
Koret Auditorium
6:00 pm

Mr. David has been a prolific costumer and couturier for over four decades. Visit the Koret Auditorium to view a looping slideshow of Mr. David's most infamous designs.

Mr. David and Juanita More! Photo by Shot In The City.
Wilsey Court
7:30 pm

Mr. David has been a prolific costumer and couturier for over four decades. Born and raised in New York City, he infiltrated the exclusive, avant-garde nightlife of the 1980s East Village and became a cornerstone to the fashion intelligentsia, both local and international. Throughout his time in New York City, Mr. David created garments and complete looks for famous personalities. Mr. David left the fashion world and headed to San Francisco. In 1992, he discovered his greatest muse, Juanita More!. Over the past two decades, Juanita has become synonymous with style and fashion.

Friday Nights at the de Young presents "In the Spotlight"

Friday Nights
May 6, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm

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.

Mixed Media Art Making
Buchanan Court
6:00 pm

Every week, Friday Nights at the de Young offers art-making activities to encourage everyone of all ages to tap into their creativity.

Create your own mini fashion designs on clothespin "models" using scrap fabric, colored thread, and more!

Lumio
Wilsey Court
6:00 pm

Meet the Designer Max Gunawan in the de Young Museum Store. Gunawan is a renowned San Francisco-based designer of the international award-winning Lumio and Mini-Lumio+, which are best-sellers in the museum store. Gunawan was recently on Shark Tank and has made appearances at other museums such as the Pompidou Center, Paris, MoMA, NY and Red Dot Museum, Singapore among other notable locations.

Orange and metallic striped silk chiffon, raspberry silk gauze. Spring1982. Image courtesy of Kent State University Museum.
Wilsey Court
6:00 pm

This magical evening will immerse guests in the rich global influences that inspired Oscar de la Renta’s designs. In Wilsey Court, video and audio will swirl throughout the space with flavors from Spain to China, while live performances by Fat Chance Belly Dance and Alafia Dance Ensemble will highlight the evening. A range of international costume pieces will be available for guests to try on and be photographed in against a choice of green screen backgrounds, putting them inside de la Renta’s world via a photo booth by LiveImage.

Behind-the-scenes fitting with Oscar de la Renta, Spring 2013.  Image courtesy of Oscar de la Renta LLC.
Piazzoni Murals Room
6:00 pm

This magical evening will immerse guests in the rich global influences that inspired Oscar de la Renta’s designs. In Wilsey Court, video and audio will swirl throughout the space with flavors from Spain to China, while live performances by Fat Chance Belly Dance and Alafia Dance Ensemble will highlight the evening. A range of international costume pieces will be available for guests to try on and be photographed in against a choice of green screen backgrounds, putting them inside de la Renta’s world via a photo booth by LiveImage.

the lost ones. Image courtesy of Liz Harvey
Herbst Exhibition Galleries, Wilsey Court
6:00 pm

Herbst Exhibition Galleries: 6–7 pm

Wilsey Count/Buchanan Court: 7–8:30 pm

men of the cloth cover
Koret Auditorium
6:15 pm

Film Screening: Men of the Cloth, documentary film by Vicki Vasilopoulos, followed by a panel discussion.

Viewing begins promptly at 6:30 pm, panel discussion to follow.
Please arrive early as we honor Wilkes Bashford’s contributions as a fashion leader to San Francisco. The Honorable Willie Brown will accept the honor in memory of Wilkes Bashford.

Photo: Tiffanie Turner, Dutch Study 1
Kimball Education Gallery
1:00 pm

May 4–29, 2016
Wednesdays–Sundays, 1–5 pm, Fridays until 8:45 pm
de Young | Kimball Education Gallery/Artist Studio
Artist Reception: Friday May 27, 2016, 6–8:30 pm

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