Visit to De Young Museum Modern Art

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.

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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


 
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Rover’s Garden Grows 1991 by Dale Chihuly and Italo Scanga

Mixed Media

IMG_9469Seattle Ladder, 1992 by Thermon Statom


IMG_9473Aurora, 2006, by Honda Syoryu

Mandake, Rattan

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The Lightness of Being #4, 2008 by Howard Ben Tre

Cast Glass

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Anti-Mass, 2005 by Cornelia Parker

Wood charcoal (retrieved from an Alabama Southern Baptist church destroyed by arson) nails and wire

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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.
IMG_9482Zig V, 1961

Steel and automotive paint

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