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San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

"Calder To Warhol:
Introducing The Fisher Collection"

Alexander Calder's Mobiles at SFMOMA - "Calder to Warhol" exhibit at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, SF, CA

"Calder To Warhol
Introducing the Fisher Collection"

June 25-Sept 19, 2010
"Calder To Warhol: Introducing the Fisher Collection" — a major exhibition drawn from the 1,100 works in the Fisher Collection — showcases more than 160 artworks (paintings, sculptures, photographs and video works).

It's the first time that this collection (a family treasure to the Fisher's) is on display to the general public.

Andy Warhol's "Jackie Triptych" (Jackie Kennedy) at the Calder to Warhol exhibit at SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
"Jackie Triptych" (Jackie Kennedy)
by Warhol (1964)

Roy Lichtenstein's "Figure with Sunset" at Calder to Warhol exhibit at SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
"Figure with Sunset" by Roy Lichtenstein (1978)

One of the largest exhibitions ever presented at SFMOMA — the collection takes up the entire top two floors of the museum, including the Rooftop Sculpture Garden (pictured below).

Rooftop Sculpture Garden at SFMOMA, San Francisco, California

See works by iconic 20th century artists — Alexander Calder, Chuck Close, Ellsworth Kelly, Anselm Kiefer, Roy Lichtenstein, Agnes Martin, Gerhard Richter, Cy Twombly, Andy Warhol, and many more!

Calder to Warhol - Introducing the Fisher Collection at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, SF, California

"Calder To Warhol" exhibit is on display at SFMOMA from June 25-September 19, 2010.

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Gerhard Richter's "Seestück" (Seascape) at Calder to Warhol exhibit at SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA

Frank Stella's "The Chase: Third Day" at Calder to Warhol exhibit at SFMOMA in San Francisco, CA
"The Chase: Third Day" by Frank Stella (1989)

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75 Years of Looking Forward
The "Calder To Warhol" exhibit is presented by the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art as part of "75 Years of Looking Forward" — a series of exhibitions and events organized in celebration of the museum's anniversary.

Ellsworth Kelly's artwork at "Calder to Warhol" exhibit at SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
"Blue Green Black Red"
by Ellsworth Kelly

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Pavillion Room (overlooking the Rooftop Sculpture Garden) at SFMOMA, San Francisco, California

 

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Andy Warhol's classics, including "Triple Elvis" (Elvis Presley) at "Calder to Warhol" exhibit at SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
"Triple Elvis" by Andy Warhol (1963)

"Calder To Warhol"
Just the Tip of the Iceberg

This exciting and eclectic exhibit, featuring more than 160 artworks from the renowned Fisher Art Collection, is just the tip of the iceberg for what's coming to SFMOMA in the future.

"Janus" by Gerhard Richter (1983) at Calder To Warhol exhibit at SFMOMA, San Francisco, California
"Janus" by Gerhard Richter (1983)

Fisher Art Collection
— New Wing at SFMOMA
One the world's finest private collections of modern and contemporary art (more than 1,100 works by iconic 20th century artists), the famous Fisher Art Collection (from Gap founders Doris and Donald Fisher), will be showcased (during the next 100 years) in a new wing that will be built as part of SFMOMA's expansion — the expected completion date for the expansion is 2016.

Claes Oldennburg and Coosje van Bruggen's "Geometric Apple Core" at Calder to Warhol exhibition at SFMOMA in San Francisco, CA
"Geometric Apple Core"
by Claes Oldennburg
and Coosje van Bruggen (1990)

Only in San Francisco
Allow plenty of time to see this "only in San Francisco" exhibit— there's a lot to see. Our favorite artworks include:

  • Alexander Calder's beautiful Mobiles
    (5th floor, near elevator and skylight walkway)
  • Gerhard Richter's "Seestück" (Seascape), "Stadtbild Madrid" (Cityscape Madrid)
    and "Janus"
  • Frank Stella's
    "The Chase: Third Day"
  • Roy Lichtenstein's "Figure with Sunset"
  • Ellsworth Kelly's "Blue Green Black Red"
  • Claes Oldennburg and Coosje van Bruggen's "Geometric Apple Core"
  • Andy Warhol's classics, including "Triple Elvis" (Elvis Presley),
    "Jackie Triptych" (Jackie Kennedy),
    "Self Portrait", and
    "Nine Multi-Colored Marilyns" (Marilyn Monroe)

Andy Warhol's "Self Portrait" (in Purple) at the Calder to Warhol exhibit at SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
"Self Portrait" by Andy Warhol (1985)

Andy Warhol's "Nine Multi-Colored Marilyns" (Marilyn Monroe) at Calder to Warhol at the SFMOMA in San Francisco, California
"Nine Multi-Colored Marilyns" (Marilyn Monroe)
by Andy Warhol (1979/1986)


SFMOMA (San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, SF, CA

SFMOMA Hours
Mon-Tues 11am-5:45pm
Wed Closed
Thurs 11am-8:45pm
Fri-Sat 11am-5:45pm

Summer Hours
Memorial Day (the last Monday in May) thru' Labor Day (the first Monday in September) open at 10am daily (except Wed).

Public Holidays
Closed on New Year's Day, Fourth of July, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.

Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve, the museum closes at 4:45pm. Open on the Wed between Christmas and New Year's Day.

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(including Warhol's "National Velvet" and Henri Matisse's Paintings & Sculptures)


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