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Bouquets to Art Opening Night

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hanging plant sculptures in a room with blue lights

Interstellar by Patricia Gillespie of Sharpstick Studio. Photograph by Randy Dodson © Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.

Celebrate the opening of Bouquets to Art by delighting in the vision of Wilsey Court’s grand centerpiece, more than 100 gorgeous floral designs inspired by art, and beautiful floral fashions designed by City College of San Francisco floristry students. Enjoy a delicious summer’s bounty prepared by McCalls Catering & Events and specialty cocktails and wine provided by our in-kind sponsors. 

Orchid, Peony, and Sunflower Circle ticket holders receive admission at 5:30 pm and reserved seating. Individual ticket holders receive admission at 7:30 pm.

Summer cocktail attire \ Complimentary garage parking

COVID-19 Guidance

Proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 along with a photo ID is required for all guests, including receipt of a booster shot (with the booster having been received at least one week before attendance). A well-fitted mask is encouraged.


The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco are committed to offering services that make its collections, exhibitions, and programs accessible to all visitors. Learn more about accessibility at the Fine Arts Museums. To request accessibility accommodations for you and/or your family during Bouquets to Art, please contact by Monday, May 16, 2022.

Please be aware of strong fragrance from the flowers while onsite during the week of Bouquets to Art.

Ticket Information

Orchid Circle: $5,800 SOLD OUT

  • admission between 5:30 to 10 pm

Peony Circle: $3,000 SOLD OUT

  • admission between 5:30 to 10 pm

Sunflower Circle: $2,400

  • admission between 5:30 to 10 pm

Individual Tickets: $450

  • admission between 7:30 to 10 pm

To learn more about this event or to purchase a ticket, please email Special Events at

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Grand Patron
Diane B. Wilsey

Honorary Opening Night Chair
Lorna Meyer Calas

Bouquets to Art Co-Chairs
Patty McCrary
Nina Ward

Presenting Sponsors

Lead Sponsors

Native Bear Consulting

Generous Support
Dodge & Cox

Additional Support provided by Sloat Garden Center.

Programs are supported by Sandra Patterson (Mrs. Wilcox), Marcia Forman, the San Francisco, Belvedere-Tiburon, East Bay, Hillsborough, and Ross Auxiliaries of the Fine Arts Museums.

In-Kind Support
Andronico’s, Angelina’s Deli-Café, Barrio, Bryan’s, California Academy of Sciences, Canyon Ranch, The Caviar Co., Cypress Inn, Eden Rift Vineyards, Empress by Boon, Ferrari-Carano Winery, Filoli, Fort Point Beer Company, The Foster, Hotel Healdsburg, JCB Collection, Junipero Gin, Landmark Vineyards, Molekule, Okane, Peet’s Coffee, Quail and Condor, San Francisco Opera Association, San Francisco Symphony, SFJazz, Sosie Wines, Specialized Aviation Inc., Stargazer Barn, Sutro Wine Co., Timothy Adams Chocolate, Truett Hurst Winery, Tsunami Panhandle, The Vagabond's House Inn

Interested in sponsoring Bouquets to Art? Contact special events, at

Contact Information

Special Events
(415) 750-7648