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Doing and Viewing Art

child making art
April 25, 2015 - 12:30pm2:00pm

Ages 4–12. Family tours are followed by related hands-on art projects led by professional artists. Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by an adult.  

10–11:30 am: General public
12:30–2 pm: Museum members only

Saturday, April 25: Savvy with Shapes!

Upcoming

April 25, 2015 - 12:30pm

Doing and Viewing Art

child making art
April 25, 2015 - 10:00am11:30am

Ages 4–12. Family tours are followed by related hands-on art projects led by professional artists. Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by an adult.  

10–11:30 am: General public
12:30–2 pm: Museum members only

Saturday, April 25: Savvy with Shapes!

Upcoming

April 25, 2015 - 10:00am

World AIDS Day

pink triangle with Haring artwork
November 30, 2014 - 1:00pm5:00pm

World AIDS Education/Community Day, featuring the film We Were Here, the Bullycide Project, and art activities. 

The Bullycide Project
1–5 pm
Wilsey Court

CJ Grossman shares community responses about suicide by teens who have been bullied. Through visual aids and conversation she educates visitors about ways to help prevent bullying.

November 30, 2014 - 1:00pm

Season Finale of Friday Nights at the de Young: The Legacy of Youth

Keith Haring, Andy Mouse, 1985. Private collection. Keith Haring artwork © Keith Haring Foundation
November 28, 2014 - 6:00pm8:30pm

Friday Nights at the de Young presents The Legacy of Youth in celebration of Keith Haring: The Political Linefeaturing spoken word, dance performance, in-gallery talks/peformance, and more. 

The museums would like to thank the Keith Haring Advisory Committee for co-organizing Friday Nights at the de Young in coordination with Keith Haring: The Political Line.

Monique Jenkinson performing Our People at the de Young. Photo by Arturo Cosenza.
Herbst Exhibition Galleries
5:30 pm

We Keep Dancing is a three hour perfromance inspired by the work of Keith Haring and Felix Gonzalez-Torres. Fauxnique's performance will incorporate themes that reflect upon club dancing as a mode of survival in queer culture.

Art-making at the de Young
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.

Leonard Tebegetu, painting of woman
Kimball Education Gallery
6:00 pm

Leonard Tebegetu creates a body of sculptural and architectural work influenced by sustainable construction techniques. Working with locally sourced natural materials as well as recycled manmade materials wherever possible, Tebegetu shares an economically feasible process for the average person with no specialized construction skills to create functional and beautiful structures. Visitors to the gallery are invited to learn basic construction and fabrication techniques. 

Go behind the scenes with the artist with the Periscope Project.

Wilsey Court
6:00 pm

CJ Grossman shares community responses about suicide by teens who have been bullied. Through visual aids and conversation, she educates visitors about ways to help prevent bullying.

 

AIDS Timeline by Papergirl SF.
Museum Lobby
6:00 pm

The HIV/AIDS pandemic has had an indelible impact on individuals and communities around the world, the effects of which are personified in the life and work of Keith Haring, who died of an AIDS-related illness on February 16, 1990, at the age of 31. Compiled with the assistance of Magnet SF and the SF AIDS Foundation, this participatory HIV/AIDS timeline provides a glimpse into the stories, suffering, and victories of humanity during the past three decades, and invites museum goers to add their own stories, memories, and hopes for the future.

Campo Santo performing Block by Block​ at the de Young. Photo by Adrian Arias.
Wilsey Court
6:30 pm

Music and Dance Performances by Campo Santo Theatre Company

Keith Haring, untitled painting
Herbst Exhibition Galleries
6:45 pm

Who inspired Keith Haring? Whom did he love and why? Whom did he take as his guest to Madonna’s wedding? Why did he focus on the public sphere with his art? Why was he drawn to political, environmental, and social causes? Through spoken word and music, as well as excerpts from Haring's journals, Gregory Stock will take you on a personal reflection through the world of Keith Haring.

Koret Auditorium
7:15 pm

Tim Sullivan of the What is Art? LIVE! TV show will present a special talk show. 

November 28, 2014 - 6:00pm

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