Member Viewing Hours: Bouquets to Art

bouquets to art floral installation
March 15, 2018 - 6:00pm8:00pm

Grab your best buds and floral duds for a stroll through Bouquets to Art member viewing hours. Members and their guests will experience floral shock and awe across the de Young permanent collection galleries as arrangements created by florists from San Francisco to Tokyo breathe new life into favorite masterpieces. Don't forget, these petals power a great cause—proceeds help underwrite special exhibitions, conservation projects, and education programs at the de Young and Legion of Honor museums.

Member Viewing Hours: Bouquets to Art

Bouquets to Art floral fine art exhibition
March 14, 2018 - 6:00pm8:00pm

Grab your best buds and floral duds for a stroll through Bouquets to Art member viewing hours. Members and their guests will experience floral shock and awe across the de Young permanent collection galleries as arrangements created by florists from San Francisco to Tokyo breathe new life into favorite masterpieces. Don't forget, these petals power a great cause—proceeds help underwrite special exhibitions, conservation projects, and education programs at the de Young and Legion of Honor museums.

Member Preview Hours: “Judy Dater: Only Human”

Judy Dater, "Twinka and Tree, San Anselmo, California", 1970
April 6, 2018 - 11:00am5:00pm

Spanning five decades of the artist’s work Judy Dater: Only Human is the first exhibition in more than twenty years to explore the career of Bay Area photographer Judy Dater. The exhibition provides a survey of Dater’s work, celebrating her achievements as a pioneering figure in the 1970s feminist art movement and her subsequent creative evolution. All members are invited to enjoy exhibition access before the general public.

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Member Preview Hours: “Cult of the Machine”

. Oil on canvas, 25 x 20 in. (63.5 x 50.8 cm). Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Museum purchase, Roscoe and Margaret Oakes Income Fund, Ednah Root, and the Walter H. and Phyllis J. Shorenstein  cult of the machine de young
March 23, 2018 - 9:30am8:30pm

Marvel at America’s Machine Age with sublimely industrial scenes and eerily utilitarian landscapes by such modernists as Charles Sheeler, Georgia O’Keeffe, and Charles Demuth. Cult of the Machine features more than 100 masterworks of American Precisionism, the first truly American modern art movement. Survey the pastoral to the skyscraper, Colonial Revival aesthetics, concerns of Social Realism, and the tensions between natural rhythm and robotic efficiency.

Museum Store Sunday

Museum Store Sunday at the de Young and Legion of Honor
November 26, 2017 - 9:30am5:15pm

On Sunday, November 26, 2017, over 450 Museum Stores representing all 50 states, eight countries, and three continents will offer relaxing, inspired shopping inside your favorite museums and cultural institutions. Museum Store Sunday offers a special shopping experience in one-of-a kind stores, showcasing broad assortments of highly curated, unique, mission-specific gifts. From books to jewelry to children’s products to home accessories and gourmet food, there is something for everyone.

Travel Program

The Fine Arts Museums Travel Program offers exclusive opportunities to explore destinations around the globe with our expert curators. Enjoy behind-the-scenes access at leading museums, viewings of renowned private collections, visits to artists’ studios, and luxurious accommodations and dining on domestic and international trips designed exclusively for the Museums’ valued supporters.

For more information about the travel program, please contact us at patronscircle@famsf.org or 415.750.3508.

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#AskACurator Day

#AskACurator Day at the de Young and Legion of Honor museums
September 13, 2017 - 9:00am4:00pm

Have a question for our curators? Join us for a live Twitter Q&A on #AskACurator Day to ask!

#AskACurator Day is a social media event where museum curators all over the world answer anything you’d like to know about museums, exhibitions, collections, and more.

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