Before Expressionism: Art in Germany circa 1903

Curatorial intern Adrian Sudhalter has chosen five paintings, mounted in the foyer to the Before Expressionism exhibition, around which she organizes the entire exhibition. Each work contains a mix of aesthetic elements, demonstrating both common basis in and divergence  ...

Gerhard Richter: Forty Years of Painting

The work of German painter Gerhard Richter now commands the highest prices of any living artist, but, even so, the body of his work presents a formidable challenge to the viewer. It is at once deeply rooted in the  ...

Ellsworth Kelly in San Francisco

Ellsworth Kelly stands in the top tier of twentieth century American artists, but beyond the broad label of "modernist," he doesn't fit easily into any one category. He's a maverick who found his own way to express his vision  ...

Willem de Kooning: Tracing the Figure

Willem de Kooning: Artist VHS Documentary traces the artist's life, career and influence; features rare film interviews with de Kooning Willem de Kooning (1904-1997) was a giant of 20th century art. Along  ...