Joint Member Day

Sunday, January 20, 2008
Joint Member Day

Date + Time

Sunday, January 20, 2008
10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Overview

SFMOMA is partnering with fellow cultural institutions in the Yerba Buena neighborhood to host a Joint Member Day in January. SFMOMA members can enjoy reciprocal admission and gallery tours at several neighborhood venues; simply present your SFMOMA membership card for free admission for yourself and a guest. See below for a list of participants and information about special benefits and exhibitions offered throughout the day.

Cartoon Art Museum
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
www.cartoonart.org
The museum's current presentation includes The Art and Flair of Mary Blair, a retrospective highlighting the work of famed animation designer Mary Blair (1911-1978), who defined the look of such key Disney films of the 1940s and 1950s as Cinderella and Peter Pan. Also on view is Edward Gorey's Dracula, an exhibition of the master artist and illustrator's original set and costume designs, rare production photographs, and memorabilia from the Tony Award-winning Broadway production of the same name.

Contemporary Jewish Museum
www.jmsf.org
The museum's new building doesn't open until June 8, 2008, but SFMOMA members are encouraged to take a free cell-phone tour of the construction site to learn more about the new facility and its inaugural exhibitions and programs. Look for the sign posted on Yerba Buena Lane (between Market and Mission, and Third and Fourth streets), or call 415.294.3605 or 408.794.0878. (Please note that long-distance charges may apply.)

Admission + Ticketing

Museum of the African Diaspora
Noon - 5:00 p.m.
www.moadsf.org
MoAD invites you to feast your eyes on Hungry Planet: What the World Eats, a fascinating look at the food that 30 families in 24 countries typically eat in a week. Museum guides will lead free tours of the exhibition at 1:30, 2:00, and 2:30 p.m. SFMOMA members will receive 10 percent off all museum store purchases on January 20, 2008.

Museum of Craft and Folk Art
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
www.mocfa.org
The Museum of Craft and Folk Art pays tribute to the centennial of California College of the Arts (CCA) with the exhibition "C" Change, Craft in Our Future: Recent Alums from California College of the Arts. A docent-led tour of the exhibition takes place at 1:00 p.m.

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Noon - 5:00 p.m.
www.ybca.org
The current exhibition The Missing Peace: Artists Consider the Dalai Lama presents works by more than 80 artists from more than 25 countries that capture the essence of His Holiness and his mission of peace. An exhibition catalog for The Missing Peace will be raffled off during the day.