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Lecture: "'Scrape the Willow until It Sings': The Words and Work of Basket Maker Julia Parker", by Deborah Valoma

October 12, 2013 - 10:00am12:00pm

The Textile Arts Council is proud to present a lecture by artist, professor, and author Deborah Valoma, longtime acquaintance of master basket maker Julia Parker (Coast Miwok/Kashaya Pomo). Nine years ago Valoma began recording her conversations with Parker, and from these emerged the recently published book Scrape the Willow until It Sings: The Words and Work of Basket Maker Julia Parker (Heyday).

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Doing and Viewing Art

November 23, 2013 - 12:30pm2:00pm

Ages 4–12. Family tours are followed by related hands-on art projects led by professional artists. Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by an adult. 

Note new times, both at the de Young

  • 10–11:30 am: General public 
  • 12:30–2 pm: Museum members only

 Saturday, November 23: A Feast for the Eye

Upcoming

  • Saturday, December 7: Wintry Wonders
  • Saturday, December 14: Holiday Art

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Doing and Viewing Art

December 7, 2013 - 10:00am11:30am

Ages 4–12. Family tours are followed by related hands-on art projects led by professional artists. Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by an adult. 

Note new times, both at the de Young

  • 10–11:30 am: General public 
  • 12:30–2 pm: Museum members only

 Saturday, December 7: Wintry Wonders

Upcoming 

  • Saturday, December 14: Holiday Art

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Doing and Viewing Art

November 23, 2013 - 10:00am11:30am

Ages 4–12. Family tours are followed by related hands-on art projects led by professional artists. Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by an adult. 

Note new times, both at the de Young

  • 10–11:30 am: General public 
  • 12:30–2 pm: Museum members only

 Saturday, November 23: A Feast for the Eye

Upcoming 

  • Saturday, December 7: Wintry Wonders
  • Saturday, December 14: Holiday Art

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Doing and Viewing Art

November 16, 2013 - 12:30pm2:00pm

Ages 4–12. Family tours are followed by related hands-on art projects led by professional artists. Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by an adult. 

Note new times, both at the de Young

  • 10–11:30 am: General public 
  • 12:30–2 pm: Museum members only

Saturday, November 16: The Comforts of Home: Sitting Pretty

Upcoming

  • Saturday, November 23: A Feast for the Eye
  • Saturday, December 7: Wintry Wonders
  • Saturday, December 14: Holiday Art

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Doing and Viewing Art

November 16, 2013 - 10:00am11:30am

Ages 4–12. Family tours are followed by related hands-on art projects led by professional artists. Children under 8 years old must be accompanied by an adult. 

Note new times, both at the de Young

  • 10–11:30 am: General public 
  • 12:30–2 pm: Museum members only

Saturday, November 16: The Comforts of Home: Sitting Pretty

Upcoming 

  • Saturday, November 23: A Feast for the Eye
  • Saturday, December 7: Wintry Wonders
  • Saturday, December 14: Holiday Art

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"Love Life: David Hockney’s Timescapes" by Lawrence Weschler


October 26, 2013 - 2:00pm4:00pm

The remarkable past 30 years of Hockney's artistic development, culminating in the work on view in David Hockney: A Bigger Exhibition, have been haunted by mortality, beginning with the AIDS crisis, which tracked almost exactly with the development of the Polaroid collages with which this whole latter phase of his career began. In a profound sense, they can be viewed as one sustained embrace of life in all its marvel in the face of all that desolation.



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Performance and Live Music Organized by Asociacion Mayab

October 11, 2013 - 6:30pm8:30pm

Cha'anil Kaaj (Festivities of the People/Fiesta del Pueblo), presented in partnership with Asociacion Mayab: A Celebration of Mayan Heritage

The program includes live music by the Orquesta Jaranera del Mayab, a traditional 10-piece orchestra from the Yucatán, and dance from Marimba Voz Cuchumatan, from Todos Santos Cuchumatán, Guatemala. Local dancers from Grupo Maya Mam, Grupo Jaranero Mayab, and Chan Kahal perform a series of festive, ritual, and ceremonial dances.

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