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Botticelli to Braque: Masterpieces from the National Galleries of Scotland

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March 7, 2015 – May 31, 2015
Legion of Honor, San Francisco, CA.

The San Francisco Fine Arts Museum presents the exhibition “Botticelli to Braque: Masterpieces from the National Galleries of Scotland” at the Legion of Honor.

Spanning more than 400 years of artistic production, this exhibition...Read More »


Daumier on Art and the Theatre

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Ongoing – March 16, 2015
The Cantor Arts Center, Stanford University, CA.

After 1840, Honoré Daumier (France, 1808–1879) made numerous prints for the popular press that deal with art theory, the public reception of painting, and the performing arts. With sharp wit and a keen understanding...Read More »


French Sculptures in the United States Inventoried on a Digital Platform

Website Live
Frenchscultpture.org

The website “frenchsculpture.org”, live since December 11, 2014, aims to present a free platform that records French sculptures in the United States. Available in French and in English, the platform targets professionals, researchers, historians, collectors, art dealers, and “all those who...Read More »


Pierre-Laurent Aimard and Tamara Stefanovich interpret Pierre Boulez

March 12, 2015
Cal Performances, Berkeley, CA.

Veteran Boulez interpreter Aimard is joined by Yugoslav pianist Stefanovich in an extraordinary program of Boulez’s most challenging works for piano, including the rigorous duo Structures. Among the most respected performers of 20th century piano repertoire, Aimard was appointed...Read More »


"The Last of the Unjust", by Claude Lanzmann

March 3, 2015
Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley, CA.

Claude Lanzmann, the director of the Holocaust documentary Shoah tackles one of that era’s most controversial aspects—the collaboration of Jewish “elders” in running the Czech concentration camp and “model ghetto” Theresienstadt—in this encounter with Benjamin Murmelstein, the camp’s...Read More »


Painting is the Pattern - Pierre Roy-Camille / Zio Ziegler at the Jules Maeght Gallery

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March 7, 2015 – May 9, 2015
Jules Maeght Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

The title for the exhibition comes from the Francis Bacon quote: “Painting is the pattern of the nervous system being projected on canvas” and features commissioned new work by two emerging young artists.

Pierre...Read More »


"Jewels of Paris" on Show

March 12, 2015 – May 2, 2015
The Hypnodrome, San Francisco, CA.

Thrillpeddlers presents JEWELS OF PARIS, a celebration of Paris in song and spectacle featuring music by master composer Scrumbly Koldewyn opening Thurs. March 19, 2015 (previews March 12, 13 & 14.).

Inspired by the artistic...Read More »


"The Salt of the Earth", in Theaters

In Theaters on March 27, 2015
San Francisco Bay Area, CA.

For the last 40 years, the photographer Sebastião Salgado has been travelling through the continents, in the footsteps of an ever-changing humanity. He has witnessed some of the major events of our recent history; international...Read More »


"The Next 25 Years: Propositions for the Future of Curatorial Education" with l'Ecole du Magasin

March 14, 2015 – March 15, 2015
California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA.

The Next 25 Years: Propositions for the Future of Curatorial Education is the third in a series of recent symposia aiming to gauge the status and prospects for curatorial programs internationally.

This...Read More »


The France Berkeley Fund presents: Photo-Literature

March 2, 2015 – March 3, 2015
University of California, Berkeley, CA.

The France Berkeley Fund presents: “Photo-Literature“.

French academic Jean-Pierre Montier (Université de Rennes) will intervene at the France-Berkeley Fund symposium exploring “Photo-Literature”.

Monday, March 2nd, 9am, 300 Wheeler Hall
Tuesday, March 3rd, 1pm, 370 Dwinelle HallRead More »


Exploring Mark Rothko: With Annie Cohen-Solal

March 18, 2015
Jewish Community Center, San Francisco, CA.

On March 10, 2015, Yale University Press will publish Mark Rothko: Toward the Light in the Chapel, by Annie Cohen-Solal. Drawing on extensive archival research, Cohen-Solal gives us a detailed portrait of Rothko the man and the...Read More »


Flight of faith: Photographs by Clayton Talmon de l'Armée

February 5, 2015
Residence of the Consul General, San Francisco, CA.

 

Last Thursday, February 5th, Consul General Pauline Carmona hosted the traveling exhibit of the series The Desert Collection of the art photographer Clayton Talmon de l’Armée. Prior to the San Francisco venue, the enigmatic series was presented in Munich,...Read More »


Jean-Luc Godard: Expect Everything From Cinema

Ongoing – February 13, 2015
Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley, CA.

Pacific Film Archive‘s year-long Jean-Luc Godard retrospective continues with some of the master’s more recent films, as well as two of his monumental rarely screened serial essays, France/tour/détour/deux/enfants and Histoire(s) du cinéma.Whether essays or...Read More »


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