From the late works of Monet and Renoir to the modern masters Cézanne, Gauguin, Toulouse-Lautrec, and Van Gogh and the unique styles of Seurat and Rousseau, these 120 paintings from the Musée d’Orsay continue the story of Impressionism and the artists who responded to and reacted against it.
On Access Days, people with disabilities have the option of attending the exhibition when the numbers of visitors are reduced and extra seating and other access features are provided.
Tango No. 9
6:30–8:30 p.m. A synthesis of old school, nuevo, and contemporary tango
Le Café Peetnik
1:00–8:30 p.m. Relax with a tasting of Peet’s among a tableau vivant of artists
“Gauguin’s Baudelairean Dream”
7:00 p.m. Lecture by Professor James Housefield of U.C. Davis
Pacific Islander Poetry
6:00–8:30 p.m. Performance from the Samoan, Tongan, Chamorro, Hawaiian, Cook Islander Maori and Pacific communities
Mission Muralismo—Clarion Alley: Mission Center for Cutting-Edge Street Art, organized by Annice Jacoby in partnership with Precita Eyes Muralists
Lecturer: Lynn Federle Orr, PhD, Curator of European Art, FAMSF
Museum admission is not required. $3 members/$4 general. Reservations are not accepted.
Guy Cogeval, President of the Musée d’Orsay, returns for a special lecture on Van Gogh, Gauguin, Cézanne, and Beyond: Post-Impressionist Masterpieces from the Musée d’Orsay.
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.
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