To achieve poetry in a piece of sculpture, one must know how to dream, how to draw the dreams, and how to see the interwebbed, interdependent dance of this beautifully colored energy field that we too bluntly call ‘life’ or ‘world.’
Posted on Tuesday, December 3rd 2013
A peek at the cover of the limited edition chapbook we’re producing for this Saturday’s FREE poetry + art event at Crissy Field!
Posted on Tuesday, September 24th 2013
Crissy Field was the military’s first Air Coast Defense Station on the Pacific coast, and was named in honor of Major Dana Crissy. In the period between WWI and WWII, it was used as a main location for research and developed major innovations in flight. Read more→
Posted on Monday, September 16th 2013
Now that our building is under construction, we’re staging events in unusual(ly beautiful) places. If you live near SF, RSVP for Live Projects 1: Mark di Suvero for event updates + a taste of what’s to come as we adventure into the great outdoors!
Posted on Thursday, September 5th 2013
Hey San Francisco! Now that our building is closed for expansion and our museum is on the go, we’re thrilled to introduce Live Projects, a bimonthly series of events merging art, exploration, and curiosity with a splash of adventure. We invite you to come with us on this adventurous exploration of who we are and where we live!
Posted on Thursday, August 29th 2013
Posted on Monday, August 26th 2013
While our building is closed for expansion construction, come enjoy Mark di Suvero at Crissy Field, a free outdoor exhibition of the internationally acclaimed artist’s exuberant sculptures, presented in partnership with the National Park Service and the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy.
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Posted on Friday, July 19th 2013
Installing Mark di Suvero at Crissy Field took three and half weeks of work and required 10 riggers, two crane drivers and a forklift, as each steel sculpture weighs between 30,000 and 70,000 lbs. In this time-lapse video, you can see the entire monumental exhibition take form in just over two minutes!
Posted on Thursday, July 11th 2013
Dream Catcher. Mark Di Suvero @sfmoma
Beautiful capture of di Suvero’s Dream Catcher!
Posted on Monday, June 17th 2013
Reblogged from Bradypus can has.
Lovely shot of Mark di Suvero at Crissy Field.
Posted on Thursday, June 13th 2013
Reblogged from A Lighter Shade of ...
Perhaps the best testimony to how the di Suveros ‘hold their own’ here is how they insist on being looked at despite the intense competition around them. Crissy Field is one of America’s — heck, the world’s — most dramatic urban spaces. There’s lots to look at: the Golden Gate, the Marin headlands, the bay, Mount Diablo rising above the East Bay hills, the sudden verticality of downtown, but I found myself mostly staring at the di Suveros…
— Tyler Green on Mark di Suvero at Crissy Field
Posted on Wednesday, June 12th 2013