Daily Archives: June 24, 2015

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Showing at the Legion of Honor




At the de Young




And this Friday:

ART/FILM: Mr. Turner Up Close with Noah Cowan and Esther Bell

June 26, 2015 – 7:15pm
Koret Auditorium

Friday Nights at the de Young presents ART/FILM: Mr. Turner Up Close. A Fine Arts Museums and San Francisco Film Society Collaboration.

Join us for a lively discussion on how art is portrayed in film with San Francisco Film Society Director Noah Cowan and FAMSF Curator-in-Charge of European Paintings Esther Bell. The discussion will feature clips from Mr. Turner, (2014, 150 minutes) and J. M. W. Turner: Painting Set Free.



Composition (HUM425)

This photo of Joe McCarthy doppleganger Ted Cruz, among a series that were published then withdrawn by AP after complaints by several pundits, demonstrates emphatically that composition, the relationship between elements within the visual field, can signify powerfully. The photo was taken while Cruz, who wants to be your president, spoke at a “Celebrate the 2nd Amendment Shooting Range” in Johnston, Iowa on June 20.

credit: Charlie Niebergall

credit: Charlie Niebergall