Art Talk Tuesday
Art Talk Tuesday is a 1 hour, docent led presentation on popular exhibits currently, and formerly shown at the de Young, Legion of Honor or Asian Art Museums of San Francisco.
Art Talk Tuesday is the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 12pm.
Masterworks of the Asian Art Museum
With a collection of over 18,000 objects spanning 6,000 years of history, from beautiful pottery to rare statues, the Asian Art Museum is a gem of San Francisco. View the many historical masterworks this unique Bay Area treasure has collected over its 50 year history.
Teotihuacan: City of Water, City of Fire
Experience the ancient, mysterious city of Teotihuacan, the most visited archeological site in Mexico and home to the largest pyramids in the Americas. View mural paintings, ceramics, stone sculptures, monumental and ritual objects, and recent, never-before-seen archaeological discoveries in this docent lecture from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.
Gods in Color: Polychromy in the Ancient World
Experience an astonishing look at Classical sculpture swathed in their original vibrant colors. Ancient sculpture and architecture from Greece and Rom will be revealed as intended -- garishly colorful, richly ornamented, and full of life -- along with original sculptures from the Near East, Egypt, and other ancient civilizations.