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Visions Film Series | Women's History Month

March 3, 2013 -
2:00pm5:00pm

In celebration of Black History Month and the significant contributions that people of African descent continue to make in the art world, the Fine Arts Museums are pleased to present Visions, a film series organized by scholar Nashormeh Lindo. The first session showcases three artists whose works are currently on view in the permanent collection.

This second session, on March 3, features women of African heritage in honor of Women’s History Month.

2:00–2:30 p.m.
Elizabeth Catlett: Sculpting the Truth (28 min.)

Visions Film Series | Black History Month

February 23, 2013 -
2:00pm5:00pm

In celebration of Black History Month and the significant contributions that people of African descent continue to make in the art world, the Fine Arts Museums are pleased to present Visionsa film series organized by scholar Nashormeh Lindo. The first session showcases three artists whose works are currently on view in the permanent collection.

2:00–2:30 p.m.
Jacob Lawrence: The Glory of Expression (28 min.)

2:45–3:40 p.m.
Fold Crumble Crush: The Art of El Anatsui (53 min.)

"From Digital to Woven Image: Making a Jacquard Tapestry": Lecture by Donald Farnsworth

Allegory of the Monoceros
March 26, 2013 -
6:30pm7:30pm

During the month of March, de Young Artist Fellows Andy Diaz Hope and Laurel Roth exhibit their triptypch of tapestries, The Conflicts, which explores and illustrates the fundamental themes of conflict in literature. Their final piece, created during their yearlong fellowship at the museum, addresses the theme of "Human vs Him/Herself" by focusing on how human evolution has been driven by a combination of cooperation and competition in the face of conflict.

"The Stories We Live In: Architecture, Literature, and Ideology": Lecture by Stefanie Sobelle

March 30, 2013 -
2:00pm3:00pm

During the month of March, de Young Artist Fellows Andy Diaz Hope and Laurel Roth exhibit their triptypch of tapestries, The Conflicts, which explores and illustrates the fundamental themes of conflict in literature. Their final piece, created during their yearlong fellowship at the museum, addresses the theme of "Human vs Him/Herself" by focusing on how human evolution has been driven by a combination of cooperation and competition in the face of conflict.

Mapping the Contemporary Print: Selections from the Anderson Collection

Anderson Gallery of Graphic Art
February 23, 2013July 7, 2013

As electronic networks have grown to bridge ever-greater distances at increasing speeds, artists have shown an unflinching interest in mapping their worlds—both physical and metaphysical. Drawn primarily from the Anderson Graphic Arts Collection at the Fine Arts Museums, this exhibition surveys some of the strategies that printmakers have employed in their representations of space and place over the last 45 years.

Location 
Pacific Coast Highway, Ed Ruscha

Edward Ruscha, American, b. 1937. American Pacific Coast Highway/ Sunset Boulevard from the Petroplots Suite, 2001. Mixografia print on handmade paper. 711 x 991 mm (28 x 39 in.) Gift of the artist. 2003.85.1.3

Bouquets to Art Boutique Trunk Show: Kat Vaughan

March 23, 2013 -
9:30am4:30pm

The de Young Museum Store hosts a five-day series of Artisan Trunk shows with an incredible lineup of local jewelry designers to take place during Bouquets to Art at the de Young Museum.  These top artisans will present their unique, handcrafted wares Tuesday March 19, through Saturday March 23.  Members receive a 10% discount on all purchases. 

Bouquets to Art Boutique Trunk Show: Denise Peacock

March 22, 2013 -
9:30am4:30pm

The de Young Museum Store hosts a five-day series of Artisan Trunk shows with an incredible lineup of local jewelry designers to take place during Bouquets to Art at the de Young Museum.  These top artisans will present their unique, handcrafted wares Tuesday March 19, through Saturday March 23.  Members receive a 10% discount on all purchases. 

Denise Peacock combines exquisite color combinations with organic shapes, baroque freshwater pearls, vintage-style beads, and tumbled gems to create distinctive, beautiful handmade jewelry for wearable luxury every day.

Bouquets to Art Boutique Trunk Show: Via Rosalia

March 21, 2013 -
9:30am4:30pm

The de Young Museum Store hosts a five-day series of Artisan Trunk shows with an incredible lineup of local jewelry designers to take place during Bouquets to Art at the de Young Museum.  These top artisans will present their unique, handcrafted wares Tuesday March 19, through Saturday March 23.  Members receive a 10% discount on all purchases. 

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