Resources focused on essential skills such as observation, wonder, analysis, and reflection.
A message on the museum and resilience from Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.
This timeline celebrates the de Young museum’s 125 years and presents a snapshot of various events in the museum’s history.
In celebration of the de Young museum’s 125th anniversary, the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco are hosting The de Young Open, a juried community art exhibition of submissions by artists who live in the nine Bay Area counties: Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano, and Sonoma. The de Young Open continues the museum’s long-standing tradition of engaging the local community and showcasing the talent of Bay Area artists, who will be able to offer their pieces for sale and retain 100 percent of the proceeds.
October 10, 2020 – January 3, 2021
While many of his photographs beautifully document the city in ruins, Arnold Genthe’s best images centered on candid portrayals of the people of San Francisco.
Use this family guide to explore our galleries. You and your child can use its simple questions and fun activities to slow down, look closely, and understand a work of art. Have fun!
Usen esta guía familiar para explorar las galerías. Las preguntas sencillas y actividades divertidas de esta guía harán que su niño o niña examine con cuidado algunas obras de arte, para de veras comprenderlas. ¡Que se diviertan!
She told the story of her life through her art and appearance. Use the questions and activities in this Discovery Guide to “read” her story with your family and friends.
Ella contó la historia de su vida a través de su arte y de su apariencia personal. Usa las preguntas y actividades en esta Guía de Descubrimiento para “leer” esa historia con tu familia y tus amigos.
Learning to Look: Elements of Community Past and Present