Docent Lecture: "Modernism from the National Gallery of Art: The Robert & Jane Meyerhoff Collection", by Jim Kohn

Roy Lichtenstein paining of statue of liberty and expressionist brushtrokes and geometric painting by Frank Stella based on shape of protractor
September 2, 2014 - 2:15pm3:15pm

Modernism from the National Gallery of Art: The Robert and Jane Meyerhoff Collection brings paintings by the great masters of postwar art—Ellsworth Kelly, Roy Lichtenstein, Robert Rauschenberg, Jasper Johns, Frank Stella, and more—to San Francisco in an exclusive exhibition from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC. 

September 2, 2014 - 2:15pm

August Artist-in-Residence: Adela Akers: Traced Memories

Gold Inside. Photo by Bon Stender
August 6, 2014August 31, 2014

Adela Akers: Traced Memories
Wednesdays–Sundays, 1–5 pm, plus Friday nights until 8:45 pm

Artist Reception Friday, August 29, 6–8:30 pm: Join us in celebrating the artist’s residency with light refreshments.

Artist Program 

Supported in part by The program is made possible with major support from the Institute of Museum and Library Services’ Museums for America program

Artist Demonstration by Favianna Rodriguez

Favianna Rodriquez
July 25, 2014 - 6:00pm8:30pm

Join visual artist and activist, Favianna Rodriguez, as she celebrates the resiliency, courage, and determination of immigrants who come to the United States. Rodriguez will be sharing her popular art project “Migration is Beautiful” by completing a life-size mural with the image of a monarch butterfly, the longest traveling insect that migrates through Mexico, the United States, and Canada. The artist explains: "The monarch butterfly represents the beauty of migration and the fundamental right that living beings have to freely move.

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Live Music by Kippy Marks

Kippy Marks playing the violin
August 8, 2014 - 6:30pm7:15pm

Enliven your evening with an electric violin performance by Kippy Marks, who has been delighting audiences worldwide with his lively and energetic stylings for over two decades and currently has 9 projects to his credit.

Kippy is proud to announce a new release due out in August 2014  titled "Under The Covers." With this new release, Kippy serves up hits like “Under the Covers,” “Locked out of Heaven,” and “Call Me Maybe,” just to name a few. This new release is packed with energy, love, and fun and is bound to be one of your favorites.

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Access Day: "Modernism from the National Gallery of Art: The Robert & Jane Meyerhoff Collection"

Painting with Statue of Liberty and Flin Flon IV
August 11, 2014 - 10:00am3:00pm

Access Days feature extra accessible parking spaces, extra seating inside and outside the exhibition, portable large-print editions of exhibition labels, docent-led tours, audio tours (free for visitors with low-vision or who are blind), and printed versions of the audio tour script. Wheelchairs, folding stools, ASL interpretation (requested two weeks in advance), and materials in alternative formats are available upon request.

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