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Docent Lecture: "All That Glitters . . . Jewelry at the Fine Arts Museums," Peggy Gordon

October 1, 2013 - 2:15pm3:15pm
Gold objects have fascinated all cultures from almost the beginning of time. Gold has been important for both its secular and its religious use. Using representations of objects in the Fine Arts Museums' collection, we view examples of gold jewelry and other items from around the world.

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Docent Lecture: "The Art of Bulgari: La Dolce Vita & Beyond, 1950–1990," Kay Payne

October 1, 2013 - 1:00pm2:00pm

This exhibition focuses on the legendary Roman's jeweler in the the 1950s through the 1980s; in the period after World War II Bulgari began to create a unique style inspired by Greco-Roman classicism, the Italian Renaissance, and the 19th-century Roman school of goldsmiths. By the 1970s, Bulgari’s bold and innovative style had gained success with celebrities and the jet set.

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Art after School for Third and Fourth Graders

December 4, 2013 - 4:00pm5:30pm
December 11, 2013 - 4:00pm5:30pm

Art after School offers an in-depth exploration of world cultures through the museum's extensive collections of art from Africa, Mesoamerica, Oceania, and North America. Through careful observation and engaging art activities, these classes explore the connections between the visual arts, language arts, and social studies.

Class meets twice:  December 4 & 11, 4:00–5:30 p.m.

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Art after School for Second Graders

November 6, 2013 - 4:00pm5:30pm
November 13, 2013 - 4:00pm5:30pm

Art after School offers an in-depth exploration of world cultures through the museum's extensive collections of art from Africa, Mesoamerica, Oceania, and North America. Through careful observation and engaging art activities, these classes explore the connections between the visual arts, language arts, and social studies.

Class meets twice: November 6 & 13, 4:00–5:30 p.m.

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Art after School for First Graders

Art after school
October 9, 2013 - 4:00pm5:30pm
October 16, 2013 - 4:00pm5:30pm

Art after School offers an in-depth exploration of world cultures through the museum's extensive collections of art from Africa, Mesoamerica, Oceania, and North America. Through careful observation and engaging art activities, these classes explore the connections between the visual arts, language arts, and social studies.

Class meets twice: October 9 & 16, 4–5:30 p.m.

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Friday Nights at the de Young: Past Discoveries and Future Relics

October 18, 2013 - 5:00pm8:45pm

Past Discoveries and Future Relics is an evening of sensory exploration revealing hidden worlds of experience in and around the de Young. Tonight's public programs are presented in partnership with Black Rock Arts Foundation and in celebration of the Urbanauts, de Young Artist Fellows Sean Orlando and Matthew Passmore.

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September Artist-in-Residence: Jenny Balisle

September 4, 2013September 29, 2013

Patterns

Wednesdays–Sundays, 1:00–5:00 p.m., plus Fridays 6-8:45 p.m.

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The Artist Studio program is a part of FAMSF’s Cultural Encounters initiative designed to attract new and diverse audiences to the Museums and provide exposure to emerging artists. Supported in part by Genuus.com.

August Artist-in-Residence: Peggy Gyulai

July 31, 2013September 1, 2013

The Art of Painting Music: Allegro (ma non troppo)

Wednesdays–Sundays, 1:00–5:00 p.m., plus Fridays 6-8:45 p.m.

Gyulai's work explores the connections between music and the expressive possibilities of paint on canvas. She listens and looks at music as a subject, object, inspiration and–like Diebenkorn–invokes the dynamic tension between the poles of abstraction and representation, creating substance from the most ephemeral phenomena.

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The Artist Studio program is a part of FAMSF’s Cultural Encounters initiative designed to attract new and diverse audiences to the Museums and provide exposure to emerging artists. Supported in part by Genuus.com.

July Artist-in-Residence: Jewel Castro

July 3, 2013July 28, 2013

Walking with Ancestors Wednesdays–Sundays, 1:00–5:00 p.m., plus Fridays 6-8:45 p.m.

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The Artist Studio program is a part of FAMSF’s Cultural Encounters initiative designed to attract new and diverse audiences to the Museums and provide exposure to emerging artists. Supported in part by Genuus.com.

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