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Legion of Honor 100 34th Ave. map San Francisco Richmond (Outer)
Tuesdays-Sundays
The Legion of Honor today reopens its incredible French period room, The Salon Doré. The type of room, particular to pre-revolutionary France, was called the salon de compagnie, or salon for conversation. "There was no eating," explains the Legion's curator of European decorative arts and sculpture, Martin Chapman. "They More
Thu., Oct. 26, 5-8 p.m.
Explore the untold story of the Chinese American experience and role of Hong Kong charity, Tung Wah Group of Hospitals. Artist: Summer Mei-ling Lee. Opening Thur, Oct 26, 5-8pm; exhibition Oct 26 - Dec 23, 2017 More
Contemporary Jewish Museum 736 Mission map San Francisco South of Market
Fri., Oct. 27, 12:30-1 p.m.
Artist Julia Goodman's hanging paper installation in 'Jewish Folktales Retold' is inspired by the tale 'The Bird of Happiness'. More
Fri., Dec. 1, 7-10 p.m.
Join us to celebrate the opening of two exhibitions, Edgar Arceneaux and Yishai Jusidman: Prussian Blue, in the First Floor Galleries. The evening will feature performances by musician and composer Zachary Watkins (formerly of Black Spirituals) and his collaborator Sharmi Basu. Both are resonant forces in the Bay Area experimental More
Tuesdays-Sundays, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Continues through Oct. 29
Talking to Power / Hablándole al Poder is a survey exhibition that presents all of Bruguera’s long-term, socially engaged art projects to date. As part of the exhibition, the artist will also open a school in YBCA’s galleries. The Escuela de Arte Útil will convene weekly classes, taught by Bruguera More
Tuesdays-Sundays, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Continues through Jan. 28
In the second installment of The City Initiative, which highlights architects, designers, planners, and artists creating provocative work in urban environments, YBCA features two projects with Damon Rich and Jae Shin, partners in the design studio Hector, where the art center becomes a laboratory for dissecting how power works through More
Saturdays, Sundays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Wednesdays, Thursdays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. and Fridays, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Continues through Jan. 21
A one-of-a-kind and interactive environment by FriendsWithYou, the large-scale, light-filled installation sparks joy and positivity. October 7, 2017-January 21, 2018; Wed-Thur 11am-5pm, Fri 11am-10pm, Sat-Sun 10am-6pm More
Tuesdays-Sundays, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Continues through March 25
Los Angeles–based artist and YBCA 100 honoree Edgar Arceneaux explores historical patterns around race and representation through drawings, installations, and theater. At YBCA, the artist experiments with the exhibition as a format of presentation. Until Until Until… (2015–17) is a multi-media video installation as well as a live action play—written, More
Tuesdays-Sundays, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Continues through March 25
Yishai Jusidman: Prussian Blue is a series of paintings in which the artist used just one color—Prussian blue, one of the earliest pigments artificially developed and used by European painters—to visualize sites of the Holocaust. The chemical compound that makes up the pigment Prussian blue is a form of Prussic More
Contemporary Jewish Museum 736 Mission map San Francisco South of Market
Sundays, 1-3 p.m.
Weekly art workshops for kids and families. More
Legion of Honor 100 34th Ave. map San Francisco Richmond (Outer)
Tuesdays-Sundays
Porcelain from England and continental Europe. More
The Beat Museum 540 Broadway map San Francisco North Beach/ Chinatown
Ongoing, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
Glimpse into the poetic, exuberant lives of Jack Kerouac, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Allen Ginsberg, Neal Cassady, and other Beat Generation characters via original manuscripts, memorabilia, letters, personal items, and other ephemera. More
Second Sunday of every month, 1:30 p.m.
Monthly tour of the IAMA's diverse exhibits and highlighted artists. More
Contemporary Jewish Museum 736 Mission map San Francisco South of Market
Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays-Sundays
Dave Lane, often described as "an outsider artist," has repurposed 6 tons of steel into a 90-foot sheath of globes, light bulbs, old tools, and other objects that hang over the museum's central lobby. Like the eternal light that can be found in every synagogue, Lane's gigantic lamp can be More
GLBT History Museum 4127 18th St. map San Francisco Castro/ Noe Valley
Mondays, Wednesdays-Sundays
Elisabeth Cornu curates a selection of visual art that recalls scenes from the heady, hot, turbulent days of gay life from the 1960s to the 1990s. More
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