La Belle Vie at the Legion

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In celebration of Cartier and America, the Legion of Honor invites you to a special program evoking the glitz and enchantment of Cartier jewels and their role in American history and culture.

 
FLORENCE GOULD THEATER
11:00 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Film screening: The Sheik. This silent film stars Rudolph Valentino, sporting a Cartier Tank watch, as a charming Arabian sheik who becomes infatuated with an adventurous, modern-thinking English socialite and abducts her to his home in the Saharan desert. (1921, 80 minutes)
 
COURT OF HONOR AND FRONT LAWN (Outside the museum)
1:00 p.m.
Families are invited for a scenic Easter egg hunt for children. The eggs will contain sparkly items and treats in celebration of spring. 

2:00–3:30 p.m.
After the hunt, join the Doing and Viewing program in Gallery 10, an art program that includes a tour of the galleries followed by a studio workshop taught by professional artist-teachers. Click here for more information.
 
GALLERY 10
4:00 p.m.
Organ pops concert by Keith Thompson, including Broadway favorites, programmatic works, and highlights from organ literature.
 
HERBST SPECIAL EXHIBITION GALLERIES
11:00–11:50 a.m. and 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Docent tour of Cartier and America. Meet at the exhibition entrance.
 
Free after museum admission. Special exhibition admission required for docent tour (free for members and children 12 and under).
 
Andrea Martin
415.750.3531
amartin@famsf.org