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The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco have a book club! Page Views will deepen engagement with works on view by pairing exhibitions with a companion text. Together, we’ll celebrate art history, literature, and the thrill of lively discussion among friends new and old.
One of the most significant precursors to what would become San Francisco’s 1960s counterculture was the cross-disciplinary artistic and literary movement known as the Beat Generation, which blossomed from the mid-1950s.
Inspired by the CMOA exhibition Iris van Herpen: Transforming Fashion (February 4–May 1, 2017), local artists will showcase wearable works of art featuring innovative technology, unique processes, and unconventional materials during a thrilling runway show. After the show, dance and dazzle the night away!
Atticus Adams, Lea Albaugh, team of Richard Chou + Chengcheng Zhao, Julianne D’Errico, Memphis George, team of Zain Islam-Hashmi + Brandon Dareff, Stephanie Moye, Rachel Muse, Sarah Jane Sindler, and So-Hee Woo. Watch for sneak peeks of their designs and process at facebook.com/CarnegieMuseumofArt
This two-floor retrospective—the largest Eisner exhibition ever in the United States—curated by Denis Kitchen and John Lind, comprises over 150 pieces including original artwork from Smash Comics (1939),