SFMOMA

Courtesy photoSeminal work: The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art has all of Cindy Sherman’s “Untitled Film Stills” — #21 is pictured — on view. The renowned photographer’s pictures

The many faces of Cindy Sherman

For more than 30 years, photographer Cindy Sherman has used herself —…

Courtesy photoSeminal work: The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art has all of Cindy Sherman’s “Untitled Film Stills” — #21 is pictured — on view. The renowned photographer’s pictures
Courtesy photoInteractive institution: Visitors to San Francisco Museum of Modern Art take play the character-driven game I Know What I Like

Game on! at SFMOMA

ArtGameLab at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art is the result…

Courtesy photoInteractive institution: Visitors to San Francisco Museum of Modern Art take play the character-driven game I Know What I Like
COURTESY MIR AND SNOHETTAA rendering of San Francisco Museum of Modern Art’s new building shows the Howard Street entrance to a glass-walled gallery the on ground level

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art closing for expansion

The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art is working to make its…

COURTESY MIR AND SNOHETTAA rendering of San Francisco Museum of Modern Art’s new building shows the Howard Street entrance to a glass-walled gallery the on ground level
Courtesy photoIndigenous life: Graciela Iturbide’s 1979 “La Nuestra Senora de las Iguanas

SFMOMA showcases vivid images from Mexico

Based in a culture with artistic traditions going back centuries, Mexican photography…

Courtesy photoIndigenous life: Graciela Iturbide’s 1979 “La Nuestra Senora de las Iguanas
courtesy photoMaking a statement: Mark Bradford’s “Scorched Earth” refers to a race riot in Tulsa

Mark Bradford’s imposing abstracts

After seeing the abstract paintings of artist Mark Bradford, you might never…

courtesy photoMaking a statement: Mark Bradford’s “Scorched Earth” refers to a race riot in Tulsa
Bathing beauties: Rineke Dijkstra’s revealing photographs of teens in South Carolina and Poland illustrate differences between individuals and cultures.

Provocative portraits of awkward adolescence

Dutch photographer Rineke Dijkstra bravely looks at the muddy waters of adolescence.…

Bathing beauties: Rineke Dijkstra’s revealing photographs of teens in South Carolina and Poland illustrate differences between individuals and cultures.
Aubrie Pick for Drew Altizer/Special to The ExaminerChristine de Sanze

Lovers of Asian art preview major show

Arts of Pacific Asia Show preview gala: On Thursday at Fort Mason…

Aubrie Pick for Drew Altizer/Special to The ExaminerChristine de Sanze
Courtesy rendering/SnøhettaArchitects aim to create continuous flow within the museum and connect the new addition to the community.

SFMOMA unveils new designs for expansion

The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and architectural firm Snøhetta on…

Courtesy rendering/SnøhettaArchitects aim to create continuous flow within the museum and connect the new addition to the community.
Mike Koozmin/The ExaminerSpace concerns: A proposal to expand the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art would require that the narrow alley between the museum and W Hotel be vacated.

W Hotel gives SFMOMA expansion a bad review

A major expansion planned for the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art…

Mike Koozmin/The ExaminerSpace concerns: A proposal to expand the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art would require that the narrow alley between the museum and W Hotel be vacated.

SFMOMA exhibit shows how Steins found, defined modern art

In the early 1900s, the Stein family — Gertrude, her brothers Leo…

San Francisco's Mayor Lee points Metreon redevelopment toward 2012 target

Renovation of the troubled Metreon complex at Fourth and Mission streets was…

Commonwealth Club honors distinguished citizens

Commonwealth Club Distinguished Citizen Award Dinner: At its 23rd annual event Tuesday…

MOMA exhibit showcases Muybridge's contributions to the art of photography

The rows of black-and-white photographs, each slightly different, feel like a slow-motion…

Red Carpet: SFMOMA honors the Fisher family

SFMOMA Directors’ Circle Dinner: Some 400 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art…

Relocated firehouse would help response

A museum’s proposed growth could help reduce the time that firefighters take…

SFMOMA secures expansion funding, finalizes Fisher deal

The deepest of pockets in San Francisco’s art-patron world have donated $250…

Museum owes its roots to a grand canal

The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art exists as it does today…

SFMOMA celebrates 75 years with focus

Anniversaries come and go, but there are some that you simply want…