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Friday Nights at the de Young: Velocity Circus, "Orsay 2!" by curator Lynn Orr, and reception for Kearny Street Workshop

September 24, 2010 - 5:00pm8:45pm

Gregangelo and Velocity Circus
6:00–8:30 p.m. Mingle with a menagerie of delightful new-world/old-world Parisian characters amidst a cabaret café ambience.
"Orsay 2!"
6:00–8:30 p.m. Special lecture by Lynn Orr, Curator in Charge, European Art
Hands-on art making for everyone, with Mademoiselle Kim
6:00–8:30 p.m. Build a Parisian café facade.
Reception for September Artists-in-Residence Kearny Street Workshop

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Cultural Encounters: Friday Nights at the de Young and the San Francisco Bay Guardian present "Intuitive Impressions" and Mission Muralismo

September 3, 2010 - 5:00pm8:45pm

San Francisco Bay Guardian presents "Intuitive Impressions"
6:00–8:45 p.m. Sign up for intuitive tarot and palm readings as well as henna by Holistic Henna
DJ Schmeejay
6:00–7:00 and 8:00–8:30p.m. KUSF host of Radiodrome
Gaucho
7:00–8:00 p.m. Gypsy jazz sextet inspired by the music of Django Reinhardt
Mission Muralismo Film Series Part Two
organized by Annice Jacoby in partnership with Precita Eyes Muralists

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Symposium: "Against the Grain: California Scholars Look at Impressionism"

May 22, 2010 - 10:00am5:00pm

"Against the Grain: California Scholars Look at Impressionism” analyzes and celebrates the contribution of California universities to the study of 19th- and 20th-century painting, including French Impressionism. Since World War II, major graduate programs in art history have been created at most of the great public and private universities in California, making the state one of the most important intellectual centers in the world for art history of the modern era.

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About the Artist Studio Program

Applying to the Program

To apply to be an Artist-in-Residence, please send the following items:

  • Letter of interest
  • Resume, education background, teaching experience, awards, gallery showings and/or exhibitions, etc.
  • Photographs or digital images of work
  • A detailed proposal of plans for a residency and description of process
  • Description of possible interactive projects for the public

Send to: Renee Baldocchi
Coordinator of Public Programs
de Young Museum
50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive
San Francisco, CA 94118

The next round of applications are due by October 1, 2014 for selection in 2015 and 2016.  Artists under consideration will be contacted for an interview. Letters of acceptance and non-acceptance will be sent after the review process.

Bringing working artists into the museum setting, giving the community access to the artistic process

What is the Artist Studio/Demonstration Program?

This program enables museum visitors to meet artists and gives artists an opportunity to work with the public. By watching an artist work, talking with an artist, and engaging in art-making activities, visitors will learn more about various techniques and processes, thus gaining a greater understanding and appreciation for the art on view at the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.

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Benefits

Full-time and part-time positions offer a competitive salary and a generous benefits package.

The Museums do not accept unsolicited resumes. FAMSF is an equal-opportunity employer committed to diversity.

We appreciate your interest in employment with the Museums. Job postings for open positions are listed below. The Fine Arts Museums are a dynamic institution. The staff, the Board of Trustees, the volunteers, and various support groups are continuously working together to ensure the optimal utilization, display, preservation, and enrichment of this magnificent collection.

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