deYoung Articles

Frescomania: Bay Area and BeyondFrescomania puts the ancient art of fresco on center stage. Inspired by the Teotihuacan wall painting exhibit at the de Young, it will bring to mind the memory of frescos the...
Bay Invaders: Non-Native Species are Changing the San Francisco Bay Ecosystem In a replica of her own studio, Tamar Assaf invites visitors to engage in a hands-on activity to experience her creative process of research,...
Communing with the Unseen: African Spirituality in Contemporary ArtWednesdays–Sundays, 1:00–5:00 p.m. Fridays, 6:00–8:45 p.m.Museum visitors will explore how objects manifest spiritual essence, and address how...
Waxed and Winged: Museum of Natural CuriositiesWednesdays–Sundays, 1:00–5:00 p.m. Friday, March 30, 6:00–8:45 p.m.Joy Broom creates extravagant, layered, 3-dimensional specimen boxes which combine her intricate line...
Monique Jenkinson Monique Jenkinson brings the physicality, and presence of nightclub culture to the institution of the museum as she engages with the de Young's permanent collection and current exhibitions, specifically...
INHERITANCE and DREAMS Final Exhibition by de Young Artist Fellow Todd Thomas Brown Artist Reception: February 4th, 3pm-5pm Kimball Gallery How do we face our personal and collective histories, as individuals and...
House of Mirror ReflectionsWednesdays–Sundays, 1:00–5:00 p.m. Dana Zed invites visitors to see themselves and each other differently, all in a mirror maze of magic glass and changing light. Zed will be drawing...
The Lens LabWednesdays–Sundays, 1:00–5:00 p.m. Genevieve Quick explores the history and wonder of early telescopes, Victorian projectors, photography, and space-age satellites and telescopes. For her residency,...
Rising Tide: A Post-Cautionary Tale, a Work in ProgressWednesdays–Sundays, 1:00–5:00 p.m. and Fridays, 6:00–8:45 p.m.John Wehrle invites visitors to participate in a visual scenario of the near future in a location...
Connections through FiberWednesdays–Sundays, 1:00–5:00 p.m. and Fridays, 6:00–8:45 p.m.Hape’s strong passion draws attention to traditional and contemporary weaving techniques in the context of Maori costume,...

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