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Join us for Sketching in the Galleries on select Saturdays from 11 am to 3 pm. This free experience provides all skill levels with a chance to experiment with materials and enjoy the collections from a creative perspective....
In celebration of the opening day of Faith Ringgold: American People, join us for a day of free programs exploring Faith Ringgold’s influence as an artist, educator, and activist.12 – 12:45 + 1:15 – 2pm \ Live music...
Spotlight tours introduce visitors to one or two pieces of art in a single gallery. Docents select unique artwork and galleries for each tour. These conversations are brief and lively, followed by a meet and greet where...
Listen to live music by cellist and vocalist Mia Pixley and her dynamic ensemble of diverse, local musicians. Freelance dancer Kimberly Marie Olivier will perform to a few pieces.About the performersMia Pixley, PhD, is a...
Get your picture taken by First Exposures alumni in a pop-up portrait studio—located on the de Young café terrace—and experience the power of photography. Digital and printed versions will be available; limited quantities on...
Join us for a daylong celebration of poetry and storytelling with 826 Valencia and the Oakland Youth Poet Laureate program. Enjoy a zine making activity, poetry readings, and a pop-up library. Hear Bay Area teens read...
Inspired by The Obama Portraits Tour, we invite you to a daylong celebration of art, fashion, and activism with a pop-up art exhibition, hands-on artmaking, fashion show, and live music sets showcasing the...
Get your picture taken by First Exposures alumni in a pop-up portrait studio featuring an exhibition-inspired backdrop designed by Adia Millett. The studio will be located outside of the Koret Auditorium from 10:30 am to 12:...
Enjoy a retrospective showcasing 28 years of First Exposures youth work focused on portraiture.About First ExposuresFirst Exposures, a project of Tides Center, is a Bay Area photography mentorship program for youth ages 11–...
Immerse yourself in the power of portraiture with First Exposures, a nationally-recognized youth photography mentorship program in the San Francisco Bay Area. Enjoy a retrospective showcasing 28 years of youth work focused...

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