Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

Edgar Degas’ “The Milliners” is a highlight of “Degas, Impressionism, and the Paris Millinery Trade” at the Legion of Honor. (Courtesy Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco]

‘Degas’ at Legion of Honor reveals dynamic impressionist millinery scene

“Degas, Impressionism, and the Paris Millinery Trade” at the Legion of Honor…

 

Kelly Clarkson, pictured,  insisted that she'll never have children again in a radio interview. with Jenny McCarthy.  (Courtesy photo)

Scoop: Kelly Clarkson: Nothing ‘magical’ about giving birth

Kelly Clarkson has been refreshingly candid about certain aspects of motherhood. After…

 

COURTESY NATIONAL GALLERY of art“Mound of Butter” by Antoine Vollon is a standout painting in “Intimate Impressionism from the National Gallery” at the Legion of Honor.

Impressionism masters shine in intimate setting at The Legion of Honor

The Legion of Honor’s latest show, “Intimate Impressionism from the National Gallery,”…

 

Courtesy PhotoPierre-Auguste Renoir’s “Oarsmen at Chatou” captures French society’s growing interest in boating.

Impressionism masters take delight in water

Everyone knows the impressionists loved water: Claude Monet’s lilies, Pierre-Auguste Renoir’s boating…

Courtesy PhotoPierre-Auguste Renoir’s “Oarsmen at Chatou” captures French society’s growing interest in boating.
S.F. EXAMINER FILE PHOTODiane B. Wilsey

Fine Arts Museums await new director

  The troubled Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco may soon name…

S.F. EXAMINER FILE PHOTODiane B. Wilsey
Famous foundation: The corset worn by Madonna on her 1990 “Blond Ambition World Tour” is on view in the Jean Paul Gaultier exhibition at the de Young Museum.

Corsets meet pop culture in Jean Paul Gaultier show

If the de Young Museum’s “The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier:…

Famous foundation: The corset worn by Madonna on her 1990 “Blond Ambition World Tour” is on view in the Jean Paul Gaultier exhibition at the de Young Museum.
Courtesy photoRemembering: Mourners packed Grace Cathedral on Wednesday in remembrance of John Buchanan

San Francisco mourns museum Director John Buchanan

Nearly 1,000 mourners filled every seat in Grace Cathedral on Wednesday afternoon…

Courtesy photoRemembering: Mourners packed Grace Cathedral on Wednesday in remembrance of John Buchanan

Red Carpet: Fine art patrons glitter at winter gala

Mid Winter Gala: Last week at the Legion of Honor, the Fine…