Release date: October 8, 2010
Wayne Thiebaud, Display Cakes, 1963; Collection SFMOMA, Mrs. Manfred Bransten Special Fund purchase; © Wayne Thiebaud/Licensed by VAGA, New York
On Monday, November 15 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., come to the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) and treat yourself to a sweet break and join us to celebrate artist Wayne Thiebaud’s 90th birthday! In honor of this special occasion, Blue Bottle Coffee Co. will serve their world-renowned delectable Thiebaud cakes at SFMOMA’s Rooftop Coffee Bar all day long. In addition, Blue Bottle Coffee Co. will dish up special artist-inspired hot dogs, ice cream cones, and candy. Don’t miss special party favors, a raffle for a signed Thiebaud poster, and much, much more. Stop by to sign a birthday card, have some cake, and celebrate one of America’s favorite artists!
Happy Birthday Wayne Thiebaud!
SFMOMA Rooftop Coffee Bar
Monday, November 15, 2010
11 a.m. –5 p.m.
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
151 Third Street
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