CATCH IT | February 2016


photo credit: steve hudson


It's the month of LOVE! Take advantage this February of the sweetness in the air. Go find an exhibit worth loving, take a loved one to your favorite gallery or museum, discover a love themed art piece or craft to brighten your home.


What's love got to do with it? Everything!


Happy Loving.


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To See This Month

Museums

AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSEUM & LIBRARY

ONGOING

The second floor museum regularly hosts traveling and original exhibitions that highlight the art, history and culture of African Americans

ASIAN ART MUSEUM

EXTRACTED: A TRILOGY BY RANU MUKHERJEE

NOV 6, 2015 — AUG 14, 2016

PROTOTYPING
NOV 13, 2015 — APR 10, 2016
PEARLS ON A STRING: ARTISTS, PATRONS AND POETS AT THE GREAT ISLAMIC COURTS
FEB 26, 2015 - MAY 8, 2016

CHINESE LACQUERWARE

NOV 10, 2015 — JUL 31, 2016

ELEPHANTS WITHOUT NUMBER

NOV 24, 2015 — JUN 26, 2016

JAPANESE LACQUERWARE

DEC 9, 2015 — JUL 17, 2016

BAMPFA (Berkely Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive) NOW OPEN

The new building designed by Diller Scofidio + Renfro opened Febraury 3, 2016

Review Here

ARCHITECTURE OF LIFE

JAN 31–MAY 29, 2016

DOCUMENTARY VOICES 2016

FEB 10–APR 13, 2016

FULL

JAN 1–DEC 31, 2016

ARCHITECTURE OF PLANT LIFE: FOUR GARDEN TOURS

FEB 11–APR 17, 2016


CONTEMPORARY JEWISH MUSEUM SF

ROMAN VISHNIAC REDISCOVERED R

FEB 11–MAY 29, 2016

IN THAT CASE: HAVRUTA IN CONTEMPORARY ART

Jenny Odell and Philip Buscemi

JAN 28–JUL 5, 2016

DE YOUNG MUSEUM


BRICE DAVIDSON: GIFTS TO THE COLLECTION

February 27, 2016–September 11, 2016

GALLERY 12

LEGION OF HONOR


PIERRE BONNARD: PAINTING ARCADIA

FEB 6, 2016–MAY 15, 2016

ROSEKRANS COURT, SPECIAL EXHIBITION GALLERIES 20B-F

A PRINCELY PURSUIT: THE MALCOM D. GUTTER COLLECTION OF EARLY MEISSEN PORCELAIN

ENDS MAR 13, 2016

GLASS GALLERY 9B

SUBLIME BEAUTY: RAPHAEL'S PORTRAIT OF A LADY WITH A UNICORN

ENDS APR 10, 2016

GALLERY 1

THE WORK IN A BOOK: "THE NUREMBERG CHRONICLE" AND THE ART OF GERMAN RENAISSANCE ILLUSTRATION

ENDS MAY 1, 2016

REVA AND DAVID LOGAN GALLERY OF ILLUSTRATED BOOKS

MEXICAN MUSEUM SF

¡QUE RICO, QUE BUENO!

FEB 1 – JUN 31, 2016

ART OF NEW SPAIN

Highlights from The Mexican Museum Colonial Collection

FEB 19 — MAY 20, 2016

OAKLAND ART MUSEUM

UNEARTHED: Found + Made

DEC 12, 2015–APR 24, 2016

YO-YOS & HALF SQUARES: CONTEMPORARY CALIFORNIA QUILTS

SEP 12, 2015–FEB 21, 2016

BEES: TINY INSECTS, BIG IMPACT

JAN 31, 2015–JUL 24, 2016