Legion of Honor

Pre-Raphaelites take inspiration from Old Masters in Legion exhibition

Radicals in their day, the pre-Raphaelites in mid-19th-century England adopted the styles…

 

Meeting of 20th century masters: Klimt paintings, Rodin sculptures

An exhibition of major works by early-modern-age Austrian painter Gustav Klimt --…

 

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

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

 

‘Monet: Early Years’ reveals a master in the making

Before he created his water-lily scenes and other Impressionist masterworks, Claude Monet…

Scoop: Caitlyn, Jackie slam Trump on transgender rights

Caitlyn Jenner and Jackie Evancho are not pleased with Donald Trump’s actions…

‘Brothers Le Nain’ a rare chance to see major French masterworks

In a Paris studio in the early baroque period, three brothers signing…

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

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

Felines come to fore in Bonnard masterpieces

Oh, to be a cat in one of Pierre Bonnard’s paintings. Bonnard…

Scoop: Clay Aiken says final ‘Idol’ season begins with a yawn

“American Idol” season 2 runner up Clay Aiken had a few harsh…

2015 Fall Arts Museums and Galleries Preview

Museums showcase masterworks -- from antiques to avant-garde. OPENING First Look: Collecting…

Historic Houghton mansion in spotlight at Legion of Honor

He introduces himself as David, but should be addressed properly as 7th…

Surrealist love story

“Man Ray, Lee Miller: Partners in Surrealism” at the Legion of Honor…

Legion’s exhibit showcases Victorian pursuit of beauty

In 1851, a 17-year-old William Morris vomited outside London’s Crystal Palace. Having…

‘Pissarro’s People’ at home at San Francisco’s Legion of Honor

Among many unforgettable people from the brush of the painter Camille Pissarro,…

Dutch, Flemish paintings grace Legion of Honor exhibit

In a gallery of maritime paintings at the Legion of Honor, individual…

Dutch and Flemish works on display at Legion of Honor

Who’s in town Bombino — Tuareg rock and blues musician Omara “Bombino”…

Who are those people in the paintings?

Between the departure of the King Tut exhibit March 28 and the…