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.
July 1–August 2, 2015
Wednesdays–Sundays, 1–5 pm
Friday Nights until 8:30 pm
de Young | Kimball Education Gallery/Artist Studio
My Museum Tours
Fridays, July 10, 17, 24, and 31, 7 pm
Join the artist for a tour of the galleries.
Friday Night, July 31, 6–8:30 pm
Every week, Friday Nights at the de Young offers art-making activities to encourage everyone of all ages to tap into their creativity.
Friday Nights at the de Young in partnership with Proud Festival Nation presents electric violinist Kippy Marks.
Improv-o-linist Kippy Marks has been delighting audiences for over three decades and is a powerhouse of an entertainer. Kippy Marks has become one of San Francisco’s New Now Next Artist who dazzles audiences with his lively performance and Unique style. Kippy is thrilled to show his EQUALITY WITHOUT EXCEPTION through his Gift of Music at this years 2015 pride celebration.
World premiere of the documentary Juan Jaula es John Cage in the Koret Auditorium, immediately followed by a live performance of Guillermo Galindo's interpretation of John Cage's Variation III, played by Mariachi Nueva Generación in Wilsey Court.
About the project:
Friday Nights at the de Young in partnership with Proud Festival Nation presents StringQuake Trio.
Mariachi Nueva Generación will perform John Cage's Variations III interpreted by composer Guillermo Galindo. This performance follows the world premiere of the documentary, Juan Jaula es John Cage in the Koret Auditorium.