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Photo Booth by Suzhou Travel

Humble Administrator’s Garden
October 21, 2016 -
6:00pm8:30pm

From Chinatown in San Francisco to the city of Suzhou in China, immersion in the rich culture of the Far East is an eye-opening experience. Suzhou Tourism invites you to transport yourself to the "Venice of China" through a photo booth experience that will allow you to take a picture or two of your "travels" in the city - no visa required. Share your photos on social media with the official hashtag #TravelSuzhou.

Forró Dance Class

Bruno and Michelle Solis
October 28, 2016 -
6:00pm7:00pm

Bruno and Michelle Solis have been dancing for over four years together and are currently teaching Forró and Samba de Gafieira in Berkeley at Brasarte. 

Come dance in a traditional Northeastern Brazilian style!

Film Screening: "Labyrinth" starring David Bowie

The Labyrinth, 1986
October 14, 2016 -
7:00pm8:40pm

Labyrinth (1986, 101 minutes) is a fantasy film directed by Jim Henson, executive produced by George Lucas, and based upon conceptual designs by Brian Froud. The film revolves around 15 year-old Sarah's (Jennifer Connelly) quest to reach the center of an enormous otherworldly maze to rescue her infant brother Toby, who has been kidnapped by Jareth, the Goblin King (David Bowie).

Artist Demonstrations: ArtSpan's Visual Art Revolution celebrating SF Open Studios 2016

October 14, 2016 -
6:00pm8:30pm

SF Open Studios, the oldest and largest open studios program in the country, is an annual month-long art happening in October and November that showcases more than 800 emerging and established San Francisco artists in their studios.

ArtSpan artists represent each weekend of SF Open Studios 2016. See them all tonight at the de Young and in their studios on the following weekends:

Live Music by Classical Revolution

October 14, 2016 -
6:30pm8:30pm

Live music celebrating revolutionary artists Ludwig van Beethoven and David Bowie by The Beethoven Symphony also known as Classical Revolution. Classical Revolution celebrates their 10th anniversary and performs the complete Beethoven Symphonies in various venues around the Bay Area, including at Friday Nights at the de Young, where they perform Symphony No. 7 in A Major and renditions of revolutionary David Bowie, featuring local guest musicians.

James Turrell's "Three Gems" open during Friday Nights!

James Turrell, Three Gems, ca. 2005
October 28, 2016 -
5:00pm8:45pm

Visit James Turrell's Three Gems in the Osher Sculpture Garden during its optimal viewing time—at sunset! Open 5–8:45 pm.

In 2014, artist James Turrell (b. 1943) contacted the Museums to review Three Gems, a site-specific “skyspace” located in a grass-covered hill in the Osher Sculpture Garden. The work was approaching its tenth anniversary at the de Young, having been installed during the opening of the new building in 2005.

James Turrell's "Three Gems" open during Friday Nights!

James Turrell, Three Gems, ca. 2005
October 21, 2016 -
5:00pm8:30pm

Visit James Turrell's Three Gems in the Osher Sculpture Garden during its optimal viewing time—at sunset! Open 5–8:45 pm.

In 2014, artist James Turrell (b. 1943) contacted the Museums to review Three Gems, a site-specific “skyspace” located in a grass-covered hill in the Osher Sculpture Garden. The work was approaching its tenth anniversary at the de Young, having been installed during the opening of the new building in 2005. 

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