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Fall Preview: Bay Area Art Museums

By Sura Wood | Aug 28
Whether you're looking to journey back to 17th-century France or are a thwarted astronaut yearning to defy gravity and rocket to the new frontier, local museums can take you there this fall. And away we go!

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Meet Museum Director Max Hollein

By Sura Wood | Aug 21
Max Hollein, the new director of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, is outgoing and forward-thinking, brimming with confidence and an optimistic can-do attitude -- qualities he'll need.

Nude Statues of Trump Pop Up in Cities Around America

Aug 19
He's overweight, arguably obnoxious, twice divorced, ill-informed on American history and current policy, a noted germaphobe, and the darling to xenophobic voters everywhere. But is Donald Trump art?

38th Annual Long's Park Art Festival Scheduled for Labor Day Weekend 2016

Aug 15
The Long's Park Amphitheater Foundation presents the 38th Annual Long's Park Art Festival, Friday, September 2nd through Sunday, September 4th on Labor Day Weekend.

Harlem Burgeons as an Art Gallery District

By Ula Ilnytzky | Aug 2
Harlem is still a long way from replacing Chelsea or Brooklyn as the epicenter of the city's art scene, but Harlem is now home to about a dozen galleries and in the fall, two more big-name galleries are slated to open.

Stroke of Eros

By Sura Wood | Jul 31
Fantastical gay men are, politely speaking, "exercising their virilities" at the GLBT History Museum, though there's nothing polite about the sexually explicit imagery and full-frontal nudity on uninhibited display.

Philadelphia Museum Puts Early Presidents' Hair on Display

Jul 19
Donald Trump's gravity-defying hair has generated plenty of attention, but have you seen George Washington's? You can check it out this month in Philadelphia, where a museum has put the hair of some early presidents on display.

Sotheby's to Exhibit Bowie's Art Collection Ahead of Sale

Jul 14
Sotheby's is to sell more than 200 pieces from David Bowie's extensive art collection, including works by Damien Hirst and Jean-Michel Basquiat.

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A Clockwork Kubrick

By Sura Wood | Jul 10
"Stanley Kubrick: The Exhibition," the first comprehensive retrospective of the filmmaker's life and work, opened at the Contemporary Jewish Museum last week.

International Art Market to Draw Thousands to New Mexico

By Susan Montoya Bryan | Jul 5
From the plains of Africa to war-torn countries in the Middle East, nearly 200 artists from around the world will be showing off their traditional crafts during the world's largest folk art market.

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