Museums and Galleries

“Zohar’s Studio,” an undated print, is among the provocative, intriguing works by Stephen Berkman on view at the Contemporary Jewish Museum. (Courtesy Contemporary Jewish Museum)

Contemporary Jewish Museum reopens with sly, mysterious Zohar photos

Exhibition showcases witty 19th century-seeming images


Castro museum reopens its door to LGBTQ history

GLBT Historical Society archives remain closed, but public is welcome back


S.F. museums to reopen to the public

Visitor capacity limited to 25 percent as safety measure


There’s no shortage of fine visual art online

Home computer offers OK way to take in an exhibition

SF heart art project seeks submissions

17th annual showcase-sale benefits hospital foundation

Youngsters reinvent gallery show as film

SFArtsEd students inspired by Zoe Farmer’s nature-themed works

Museum of African Diaspora hosts artists in studios

Program is among myriad online upcoming cultural presentations

Asian Art Museum deals with dark shadow of Avery Brundage

Entry way bust of racist benefactor has been covered

S.F. Maritime park podcast elucidates, enlightens

‘Better Lives, Bitter Lies’ details role of trickery in city’s history

‘Labor of Love’ details birth of San Francisco Pride

GLBT Historical Society multimedia show looks at event’s first decade

Grand marshal Beswick will miss SF Pride parade

Gay rights advocate marks four decades of activism

San Francisco Pride week events

Exhibitions, performances, film, panels round out 2020 celebrations and commemorations

Virtual tour of SF neon signs as good as walk down Bush St.

Tenderloin Museum co-sponsors nifty online local art, history series

Exploratorium continues COVID conversation series

Scientists share expertise in free timely online talks

Bay Area higher education art students show work online

CCA, SFAI grads and undergrads present virtual exhibitions

Create a mask, win a cash prize

Museum of Craft and Design hosts “Let’s Face It,” an online competition

Long-term installation sounds out about Millennium Tower

‘Point of Final Collapse’ addresses SF’s sinking downtown skyscraper

  • Mar 30, 2020

Cal Academy brings natural world inside

At-home programs include new virtual NightLife festivities

Stanford closes art galleries due to coronavirus threat

Walt Disney Family Museum, Omni Concerts programs also affected

Coronavirus threat postpones Stanford museum programs, Ocean film fest

Officials take precaution as public health concerns mount