“Les Sauvages de la Mer Pacifique (Native Peoples of the Pacific Ocean)” is believed to be one of the first panoramic wallpapers ever created—it inspired artist Lisa Reihana.
This masterpiece offers an instructive lens into the Pre-Raphaelites’ materials and techniques as well as those of the earlier artists who inspired them.
Buron discusses her visits to libraries and archives for research, and finding inspiration along the way.
The de Young Open submissions portal has now closed. Artists will be informed of the status of their submissions by the end of July. Exhibition dates have not yet been announced, but we look forward to sharing them here soon. Please look to our website for future updates and thank you for your interest. We hope you continue to make art and stay safe during these challenging times.
While many of his photographs beautifully document the city in ruins, Arnold Genthe’s best images centered on candid portrayals of the people of San Francisco.
Use this family guide to explore our galleries. You and your child can use its simple questions and fun activities to slow down, look closely, and understand a work of art. Have fun!
Usen esta guía familiar para explorar las galerías. Las preguntas sencillas y actividades divertidas de esta guía harán que su niño o niña examine con cuidado algunas obras de arte, para de veras comprenderlas. ¡Que se diviertan!
She told the story of her life through her art and appearance. Use the questions and activities in this Discovery Guide to “read” her story with your family and friends.
Ella contó la historia de su vida a través de su arte y de su apariencia personal. Usa las preguntas y actividades en esta Guía de Descubrimiento para “leer” esa historia con tu familia y tus amigos.