Tag Archives: San Francisco Museums

Palace of the Legion of Honor – San Francisco

Grand in form and content yet still intimate and inviting, the California Palace of the Legion of Honor features an impressive and wide ranging collection of paintings, drawings, prints, sculpture, decorative objects and archaeological artifacts spanning 6,000 years of human history. Famed for its holdings of the work of French sculptor Auguste Rodin in particular […]

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Asian Art Museum – San Francisco

A treasury of more than 18,000 works of art from 40 countries spanning 6,000 years of human history, the San Francisco Asian Art Museum is the largest museum of its kind in the United States and among the most important outside of Asia. Holding one of the most comprehensive collections of Asian art in the […]

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San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Committed to presenting to the public challenging, new and unexpected works and movements in art, the internationally renowned collection held by the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) totals more than 30,000 individual pieces in a panoply of media including drawing, film, installation, painting, photography, printing, sculpture, video and so much more. Featuring 2,000 […]

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David Hockney at the de Young Museum – San Francisco

October 26, 2013 through January 20, 2014 – The largest exhibition ever mounted by the de Young, “David Hockney: A Bigger Exhibition,” is the first comprehensive survey of the artist’s twenty-first century output, representing one of the most prolific decades of his long career. Renowned for using not only traditional materials but also evolving technologies, Hockney […]

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Impressionists on the Water at the Legion of Honor – San Francisco

June 1, 2013 through October 13, 2013 – In honor of San Francisco’s hosting of the America’s Cup, the Legion of Honor invites viewers to embark on an artistic voyage with, “Impressionists on the Water,” a timely exhibition that explores the significant role sailing played in the lives of the French Impressionists and Post-Impressionists. Experience […]

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San Francisco

San Francisco Museums and Current Exhibitions SAN FRANCISCO ASIAN ART MUSEUM TOMB TREASURES: NEW DISCOVERIES FROM CHINA’S HAN DYNASTY FEBRUARY 17, 2017 THROUGH MAY 28, 2017   THE SCULPTURAL TURN: JAPANESE CERAMICS FROM THE KEMPNER AND STEIN COLLECTION NOVEMBER 9, 2016 THROUGH JUNE 4, 2017   SAINTS AND KINGS: ARTS, CULTURE AND THE LEGACY OF […]

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Palace of the Legion of Honor – San Francisco

Grand in form and content yet still intimate and inviting, the California Palace of the Legion of Honor features an […]

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) – New York

Located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, the Museum of Modern Art in New York or MoMA is the most […]

Whitney Museum of American Art – New York

Sculptor and philanthropist Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney created the Whitney Museum of American Art because she believed it was necessary to […]

Rodin Museum (Musée Rodin) – Paris

As home to the most treasured and comprehensive collection of the works of renowned French sculptor Auguste Rodin, the Rodin […]

Louvre Museum (Musée du Louvre) – Paris

The Louvre Museum (Musée du Louvre) in Paris is the most visited museum in the world and for good reason. […]

Marmottan Monet Museum (Musée Marmottan Monet) – Paris

For lovers of Impressionism, a pilgrimage to the Marmottan Monet Museum (Musée Marmottan Monet) is absolutely essential.  Keeper of the […]