In 1876 Madame Helena Modjeska, already a famous Polish stage actress, sailed across the Atlantic in search of the American Dream. Settling not far from the Bowers Museum, she eventually returned to the stage, preferring to showcase her incredible talent in Shakespeare’s most demanding roles.
Seen & Unseen celebrates the work of Imogen Cunningham, one of America’s most influential photographers. This exhibition is a rarely seen presentation of Cunningham’s seductive and dynamic photographs. Visitors to the exhibition will experience 60 framed silver gelatin prints on loan from the Imogen Cunningham Trust, many of which were made by the late Rondal Partridge,
We respectfully ask that offerings of flowers, candles, perishable material and personal items are not brought into the gallery or left within the exhibition.
California Bounty is the first curatorial interpretation of the museum’s distinguished painting collection since 1994.
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The nine oversized paintings shown in this exhibition are all the work of one extraordinary 69-year-old Buddhist monk named Shashi Dhoj Tulachan, a second generation thangka artist living
Experience exquisite masterpieces and dynamic objects from the vast and diverse Pacific Islands in this special exhibition guest curated by Chris Rainier.
Photographer Chris Rainier guest curates this exhibition of art from the South Pacific.
Curated by authorities of Chinese history and culture from the Shanghai Museum, this incredible collection portrays the evolution of Chinese art and culture.