COVID-19 guidelines. Museums are closed on Mondays. Note: access to the de Young may be impacted on 2/5 due to the Kaiser Permanente half marathon.
9:30 am – 5:15 pm
Exploring the role of ornament in Guo Pei’s designs.
By Ellen Huang
Through flashbacks, evocative imagery, and narration by Guo Pei, this film tells the designer’s story in her own words.
Hanging a textile this large is always an exercise in carefulness and coordination.
Love and the Maiden offers an instructive lens into the Pre-Raphaelites’ materials and techniques.
By Elise Effmann Clifford
Truth and Beauty features armor and stained glass from the Museums’ collections.
There were golden treasures on display in Truth and Beauty.
By Madison Brockman
Eleventh-graders from Oakland School for the Arts created their own paintings inspired by Cult of the Machine.
How two women sought to reveal the allure of steel mills through highly personal images.
By Lauren Palmor