René Magritte: Duo, 1928; ink on paper; 19 1/4 x 23 1/4 in.; BAMPFA, museum purchase.
Masako Miki: Participation in Mysticism, 2015; silkscreen; 8½ × 11 in.; BAMPFA, gift of the artist. Photo: Courtesy the artist and CULT Aimee Friberg Exhibitions.
Join artists Marcela Pardo Ariza and Juan Carlos Rodríguez Rivera to build a surrealist tiny set, creating a space of possibility.
Programmed by Denise Kan
To celebrate the centennial of Surrealism, poet Rod Roland and daughter Coco lead an all-ages workshop in creating collaborative drawings and writings using the Surrealist exquisite corpse technique.
Explore the spirit of Surrealism with a special guided tour of Strange featuring expert ASL interpretation.
Beirut- and Bay Area–based, internationally acclaimed author Rabih Alameddine joins BAMPFA Director and Chief Curator Lawrence Rinder for a conversation on concepts of “strangeness.”
Exploring the multifaceted work of British-born American painter Gordon Onslow Ford, this symposium features talks by contributors to the recent monograph Gordon Onslow Ford: A Man on a Green Island.
Copresented by the Lucid Art Foundation
Director and Chief Curator Lawrence Rinder joins Curator’s Circle members for a festive reception at Babette, followed by a tour of the thought-provoking exhibition Strange.
Open to Curator’s Circle members at the $1,000 level and above
Explore the spirit of Surrealism with a guided tour of Strange.
An engaging walkthrough of the exhibition with its curator, who discusses themes of drama and memory, miracles and coincidence, myth and magic, and artistic oddities.