23. MD/DC. Art History post-grad.
this blog isn't quality.
it (was) mostly pizza.
As our metamorphosis begins, San Francisco Magazine goes behind the scenes and reports on what it takes to deconstruct the museum.
SFMOMA’s soon-to-begin, three-year-long, $610 million metamorphosis has 280,000 moving parts—and that’s just the stuff in the trucks… Read more →
Cindy Sherman, 1978
From Untitled Movie Stills Series
I absolutely loved the Cindy Sherman show at SFMOMA. I think I might go back and buy the catalogue or one of the other books on her work. This image was one of my favorites from the Untitled Movie Stills Series and one that I had never seen before today.
Lola Alvarez Bravo
Hombre rana (Frog Man)
Spanish (Málaga, Spain, 1881 - 1973, Mougins, France)
Les femmes d’Alger (Women of Algiers)
painting | oil on canvas
Saw this live and in color today. Almost pooped on the floor. That is how I react to all great works of art. #superculturedarthistorian
Perhaps someone at SFMOMA’s fantastic library and archives can find the institutional Bulletin this surely came out of.
“At the San Francisco Museum of Art, an abstract gets close scrutiny.”