SFMoMA on the Go: "Gorgeous" @ Asian Art Museum, SF

Juxtapoz // Thursday, June 19, 2014
The doors of the SFMOMA are shuttered during the current expansion, but the artwork refuses to be confined and is “On the Go,” with dynamic partnerships at local venues. Say Gorgeous aloud, think about what the word elicits, and experience the works grouped with collections from the Asian Art Museum. The exhibition opens on June 20, 2014, and runs through September 14, 2014.

Reminder: Juxtapoz x SFMOMA Rooftop Party

Juxtapoz // Thursday, January 17, 2013
Like anyone who appreciates art in the greater San Francisco area, we are proud to have the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art in our backyard. We are pleased to announce "Frequency and Volume, a special party Juxtapoz will be hosting on the rooftop of the SFMOMA tonight, January 17, from 6—8:30pm. We invite our readers to come celebrate one of our great local institutions and their newest exhibition with Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, listen to DJ Roofeeo of TV On the Radio, and enjoy a complimentary drink from Speakeasy Brewery and Hobo Wine Company.

Tauba Auerbach's 50/50 Floor in "Field Conditions" @ SFMoMA

Juxtapoz // Thursday, September 13, 2012
Last week, we attended the preview of the SFMOMA's newest exhibition, Field Conditions, an exhibit that "bends and blurs the boundaries between conceptual art and theoretical architecture, using the notion of the 'field' to frame an investigation into the construction, representation, and experience of space." One of the standout installations was the 50/50 Floor by Tauba Auerbach paired with Rafael Lozano-Hemmer's Homographies (2006) made for quite the visual and sensory experience.

Feature: In Conversation with Parra

Juxtapoz // Monday, April 02, 2012
Last week, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art opened the new mural installation, Weirded Out, created site-specifically by Amsterdam artist, Parra. We caught up with Parra as the artist was finishing up the mural that stands on the museum's second landing, and discussed how his work has evolved since his March 2008 cover, working in black and white, and his first visit to SF.

Preview: Parra "Weirded Out" Mural Installation @ San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Juxtapoz // Thursday, March 22, 2012
Amsterdam-based artist Parra is working day and night on a mural installation at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, set to be properly unveiled next Saturday, March 31. We went to check up on the progress and preview the gigantic wall and catch up with a former Juxtapoz cover artist.

Preview: Fifty Years of Bay Area Art & 2010 Seca Awards Exhibitions @ SFMoMA

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, December 07, 2011
One of our favorite exhibitions that the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art holds is the SECA (Society for the Encouragement of Contemporary Art) Awards, focusing and honoring Bay Area artists whose innovative works, while diverse in form and subject matter, reflect overlapping affinities. This year, SECA is celebrating its 50th anniversary in the Bay Area art scene with both the 2010 SECA Awards exhibition and Fifty Years of Bay Area Art retrospective.

Francesca Woodman @ SFMoMA

Erotica // Wednesday, November 09, 2011
No sparkling sunrises in sight, the first Francesca Woodman retrospective had to unfold in the Fall when the haunting is subtle but pervasive. Slowly crumbling walls like falling  leaves are not swept away, but  form the soil from which many of her subjects take root Swathed in sepia, the black and white prints – save the large scale blueprints at the end of the exhibit - are surprisingly small, inviting  inspection and introspection.

Richard Serra Drawing: A Retrospective @ SFMoMA

Juxtapoz // Friday, October 14, 2011
We were lucky enough to attend the preview of Richard Serra Drawing: A Retrospective at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art this past week. Perhaps even more importantly, Mr. Serra, the San Francisco native, was in attendance at the preview, providing an illuminating context about his works and his origins in sculpture and drawing.

Opening Photos: Paul Klee and Andrew Schoultz @ SFMoMA

Juxtapoz // Sunday, August 14, 2011
As we mentioned on the site the other day, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art opened a new exhibition this weekend, Images in Dialogue: Paul Klee and Andrew Schoultz. We have a photo essay by photographer Aeschleah DeMartino, following SF-based Schoultz around for a few days prior to the SFMoMA opening.

Images in Dialogue: Paul Klee and Andrew Schoultz @ San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Juxtapoz // Thursday, August 11, 2011
We are very excited to see San Francisco-based fine artist, Andrew Schoultz, who has been one of the mainstays in the contemporary art movement here in the Bay Area, will be opening a new exhibition at the SF Museum of Modern Art with Images in Dialogue: Paul Klee and Andrew Schoultz.

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