Supervisor Yee and the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco would like to invite all District 7 residents to enjoy a day of free general admission at the de Young Museum on Saturday, March 8, 2014. Please bring your ID or a proof of residence (ZIP codes: 94117, 94112, 94116, 94122, 94114, 94127, 94131, and 94132) for free admission to the permanent collection galleries. Modern Nature: Georgia O’Keeffe and Lake George, currently on view at the de Young, wil
Celebrate these four diverse artists and their installation with light refreshments.
Cut paper is the medium that brings these four artists together, and while each has developed personalized techniques to obtain unique styles and aesthetics, the fundamental materials are the same. Meditative in nature, the cutting of paper is a slow, deliberate, and often solitary practice that lends itself to a magical quality. In order to create with cut paper, the artist must first destroy, an alchemical process, speaking to the divine dichotomy of creation and destruction.