Dropped by to visit De Young Museum before the close of the Georgia O’Keefe exhibit. No pictures are allowed for that exhibit, but I visited other sections of the museum and here are some of the more interesting pieces from my point of view.
Man Observing Series II by Viola Frey 1094
Glazed Earthware and steel
Fruit Still Life, 1997 by Flora C Mace and Joel Kirkpatrick
Blown glass, Alder
Rover’s Garden Grows 1991 by Dale Chihuly and Italo Scanga
The Lightness of Being #4, 2008 by Howard Ben Tre
Anti-Mass, 2005 by Cornelia Parker
Wood charcoal (retrieved from an Alabama Southern Baptist church destroyed by arson) nails and wire
Hovor II, 2004 by El Anatsui
Woven aluminium and copper wire taken from the necks of discarded liquor bottles in Nigeria. Recalls the woven and pieced designs of kente, a traditional type of Asante or Ewe royal cloth.
Zig V, 1961
Steel and automotive paint