Release date: April 3, 2001
The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) Artists Gallery, formerly known as the Rental Gallery, presents its eighth annual Artists Warehouse Sale from May 9 to 13, 2001, at Fort Mason Center, Building A. One of the year's most anticipated art sales and annual fund-raisers, the benefit sale includes works by more than 300 West Coast artists, including Jamie Brunson, Willard Dixon, Mike Henderson and Kenji Nano. All artworks will be offered at 50 percent off the normal retail price.
Proceeds from the Artists Warehouse Sale support the SFMOMA Artists Gallery's exhibition program, which promotes regional art, SFMOMA and the artists themselves. The sale begins with a grand opening reception on Wednesday, May 9 from 5 to 9 p.m. that features refreshments and live music by the Creole Bells. During the sale, the gallery will offer special extended hours:
Wednesday, May 9    5–9 p.m. (opening and reception)
Thursday, May 10    12–8 p.m.
Friday, May 11    12–8 p.m.
Saturday, May 12    12–5:30 p.m.
Sunday, May 13    2–4 p.m.
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
151 Third Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
Museum hours: Open daily (except Wednesdays): 11 a.m. to 5:45 p.m.; open late Thursdays, until 8:45 p.m. Summer hours (Memorial Day to Labor Day): Open at 10 a.m. Closed Wednesdays and the following public holidays: New Year's Day, Fourth of July, Thanksgiving, Christmas. The Museum is open the Wednesday between Christmas and New Year's Day.
Koret Visitor Education Center: Open daily (except Wednesdays): 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; open late Thursdays, until 8:30 p.m. Summer hours: Open at 10 a.m.
Admission prices: adults: $18; seniors: $13; students: $11; SFMOMA members and children 12 and under: free. Admission is free the first Tuesday of each month and half-price on Thursdays after 6 p.m.
SFMOMA is easily accessible by Muni, BART, Golden Gate Transit, SamTrans, and Caltrain. Hourly, daily, and monthly parking is available at the SFMOMA Garage at 147 Minna Street. For parking information, call 415.348.0971.
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SFMOMA is supported by a broad array of contributors committed to helping advance its mission. Major annual support is provided by Grants for the Arts/San Francisco Hotel Tax Fund, the Koret Foundation, and the Evelyn and Walter Haas Jr. Fund. First Tuesdays are always free, thanks to AT&T. KidstART free admission for children 12 and under is made possible by Charles Schwab & Co.