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Friday Nights at the de Young presents: Getting There: Celebrating Ed Ruscha and the Great American West

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Ed Ruscha "Asphalt Jungle," 1991. Oil on canvas, 82 x 104 in. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Tompkins Collection—Arthur Gordon Tompkins Fund

Ed Ruscha, Asphalt Jungle, 1991. Oil on canvas, 82 x 104 in. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Tompkins Collection—Arthur Gordon Tompkins Fund

Friday Nights at the de Young are after-hours art happenings that include a mix of live music, dance and theater performances, film screenings, panel discussions, lectures, artist demonstrations, hands-on art activities, and exhibition tours. Local artists conduct drop-in workshops, debut new commissions, display their art in the Kimball Education Gallery, and take part in conversations about the creative process. The café offers a delicious prix-fixe menu and specialty cocktails, and the Hamon Tower observation level is open until 8 pm. Artists-in-Residence, curators, scholars, and arts educators play active roles in making Friday Nights an engaging museum experience.

Ticket Information

Programming and general admission to the permanent collection galleries are free of charge during Friday Nights at the de Young.

Pricing still applies to visit the special exhibition Ed Ruscha and the Great American West.


Contact Information

Public Programs
publicprograms@famsf.org
(415) 750-7694

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