Note: the Legion of Honor is opening at 10:30 am on 6/11, due to the Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon.
9:30 am – 5:15 pm
Many of the works in our collections from Africa and the Americas are imbued with transformative properties.
In the first half of the 20th century, political messaging was rare in most places — except in Japan.
How two women sought to reveal the allure of steel mills through highly personal images.
By Lauren Palmor
We are excited to unveil the refresh of our brand.
In any discussion of the pre-war artistic milieu of Paris, there is no more acute observer than Marjorie Perloff.
Explore the vital role sound plays in shaping narrative and space in film.
Of all the projects that have fallen through the cracks of the motion picture industry, few have a stranger history than The Companions.
Fans have served as accessories of fashion and objects of utility since antiquity.
By Laura Camerlengo
Nature surrounds and permeates the de Young, from its lush greenery to its architectural design.
Monumental paintings in the Legion’s Court of Honor.
Acquiring art allows us to fill gaps in our collection and enhance our special exhibitions.
While fans were a staple of the 18th-century woman’s wardrobe, they were also useful social tools.