SFMOMA

Apr 16


But did you know… that the Internet is made of sand? Of silicon wafers like the high plateaux of East California! Of deserts stacked on deserts! Of long, lonely highways (diodes, transistors) where impulses journey like traveling salesmen! Of fateful crossroads (Boolean gates) like the one where Oedipus killed his father!

READ MORE: Christian Nagler: Silicon Spring on Open Space→

[Richard Misrach, Untitled, 1977]

But did you know… that the Internet is made of sand? Of silicon wafers like the high plateaux of East California! Of deserts stacked on deserts! Of long, lonely highways (diodes, transistors) where impulses journey like traveling salesmen! Of fateful crossroads (Boolean gates) like the one where Oedipus killed his father!

READ MORE: Christian Nagler: Silicon Spring on Open Space→

[Richard Misrach, Untitled, 1977]

The structural steel is beginning to take form at our expansion site! Soon you’ll be able to see the skeleton of our future building rising high into the sky. Exciting times ahead!
Check out our LIVE construction cam for up-to-date time-lapse views inside the construction site→

The structural steel is beginning to take form at our expansion site! Soon you’ll be able to see the skeleton of our future building rising high into the sky. Exciting times ahead!

Check out our LIVE construction cam for up-to-date time-lapse views inside the construction site

Apr 15

Ah, spring… a season of blossoming, growth, and transition. For your inspiration, SFMOMA’s Open Space presents five responses to the theme of transition, featuring work from SFMOMA’s collection.
Image: Alan W. George, Millview, Florida, United States, 2009; Courtesy the artist; © Alan W. George 

Ah, spring… a season of blossoming, growth, and transition. For your inspiration, SFMOMA’s Open Space presents five responses to the theme of transition, featuring work from SFMOMA’s collection.

Image: Alan W. George, Millview, Florida, United States, 2009; Courtesy the artist; © Alan W. George 

Apr 14

"…in some ways, this is the most crucial stage of all: clearing the way for what follows and, in the process, learning what still must be done to adapt the designed expansion to the structure that exists.”
The SF Chronicle got an exclusive look inside our under-construction building last week. Check it out→

"…in some ways, this is the most crucial stage of all: clearing the way for what follows and, in the process, learning what still must be done to adapt the designed expansion to the structure that exists.”

The SF Chronicle got an exclusive look inside our under-construction building last week. Check it out

littlepennydreadful:

Unknown, Untitled, c.1850
Collection of SFMOMA

An early photo from our extensive photography collection. 

littlepennydreadful:

Unknown, Untitled, c.1850

Collection of SFMOMA

An early photo from our extensive photography collection

“I think Lebbeus and I were an eccentric combination. I played the straight man, grounding both works that we made… in the familiar territory of strange but populist representational imagery.”
Kiki Smith on Lebbeus Woods, Architect→

I think Lebbeus and I were an eccentric combination. I played the straight man, grounding both works that we made… in the familiar territory of strange but populist representational imagery.”

Kiki Smith on Lebbeus Woods, Architect

Apr 12

Join Stephen Shore and Sandra Phillips, SFMOMA Senior Curator of Photography, on April 23 at the Jewish Community Center of SF!
Photographer Stephen Shore is a pioneer in the use of color photography and was a friend of Andy Warhol. A prodigy whose images have endured, his work continues to challenge. His latest collection, From Galilee to the Negev, explores the complexities and contradictions of Israel and the Palestinian territories of the West Bank.
 Use the promo code SFMOMA to receive 25% off tickets!

Join Stephen Shore and Sandra Phillips, SFMOMA Senior Curator of Photography, on April 23 at the Jewish Community Center of SF!

Photographer Stephen Shore is a pioneer in the use of color photography and was a friend of Andy Warhol. A prodigy whose images have endured, his work continues to challenge. His latest collection, From Galilee to the Negev, explores the complexities and contradictions of Israel and the Palestinian territories of the West Bank.

Use the promo code SFMOMA to receive 25% off tickets!

Apr 11

SubmissionFriday:
Collage (Torn Cardboards 65x50 cms), 2014 Ibon Mainar

SubmissionFriday:

Collage (Torn Cardboards 65x50 cms), 2014 Ibon Mainar

SubmissionFriday:
handmade collage
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SubmissionFriday:

handmade collage

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SubmissionFriday:
faith | oil painting on 20”x24” wood panel

SubmissionFriday:

faith | oil painting on 20”x24” wood panel

SubmissionFriday:
Interleaves 
from
Oranbeg Press

SubmissionFriday:

Interleaves 

from

Oranbeg Press