Gallery Talks

Sunday, January 17, 2010
75 Reasons to Live: Day 2

Part of 75 Reasons to Live

Date + Time

Sunday, January 17, 2010
11:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Location

Museumwide

Overview

Everyone has his or her personal list. We invited 75 people from the Bay Area creative community with a passion for artworks in SFMOMA's collection to tell us about their favorites in 75 7.5-minute talks spread over three days — be sure to catch at least one. Please note: schedule is subject to change.

See the full three-day schedule here. Please note that schedule is subject to change.

Time/Floor Speaker Artwork
11:30 a.m.
Third floor
Kenneth Foster, executive director, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Joanne Leonard, Sad Dreams on Cold Mornings
11:30 a.m.
Second floor
Allison Smith, artist J. Wilbur Sandison, Quilt
Noon
Second floor
Neal Benezra, director, SFMOMA Clyfford Still, Untitled [formerly Self-Portrait]
Noon
Second floor
Kota Ezawa, artist Jeff Koons, Michael Jackson and Bubbles
12:30 p.m.
Second floor
Carrie Pilto, project assistant curator, SFMOMA Henri Matisse, La fille aux yeux verts  (The Girl with Green Eyes)
12:30 p.m.
Fourth floor
Kevin Killian, novelist Andy Warhol, National Velvet
1:00 p.m.
Second floor
Anne Walsh, artist Unknown artist, Untitled [Women Racing]
1:00 p.m.
Second floor
Rex Ray, artist Andy Warhol, Self-Portrait
1:30 p.m.
Second floor
Jennifer Sonderby, head of graphic design, SFMOMA Leslie Shows, Two Ways to Organize
1:30 p.m.
Second floor
Chris Sollars, artist Bruce Nauman, Wax Impressions of the Knees of Five Famous Artists
2:00 p.m.
Second floor
Jennifer A. González, professor, UC Santa Cruz Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Untitled
2:00 p.m.
Second floor
Sarah Roberts, associate curator of collections and research, SFMOMA Terry Fox, Pendulum Spit Bite
2:30 p.m.
Third floor
Chad Coerver, director of publications, graphic design, and web, SFMOMA Anthony Hernandez, Oakland #1
2:30 p.m.
Second floor
Rebecca Solnit, writer Jay De Feo, The Veronica
3:00 p.m.
Second floor
Lisa Sutcliffe, assistant curator of photography, SFMOMA Penelope Umbrico, 5,377,183 Suns from Flickr (Partial) 4/28/09
3:00 p.m.
Second floor
Julio César Morales, artist and curator, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Ansel Adams, Diego Rivera Painting the Fresco "Still Life and Blossoming Almond Trees"
3:30 p.m.
Third floor
Henry Urbach, Helen Hilton Raiser Curator of Architecture and Design, SFMOMA Ewan Gibbs, San Francisco
3:30 p.m.
Second floor
Renny Pritikin, director, Nelson Gallery, UC Davis Robert Arneson, Harvey
4:00 p.m.
Second floor
Stephanie Hanor, director and curator, Mills College Art Museum Bruce Conner, SOUND OF ONE HAND ANGEL
4:00 p.m.
Second floor
Stephen Hartman, psychoanalyst Felix Gonzalez-Torres, "Untitled" (Golden)
4:30 p.m.
Second floor
Duane R. Deterville, artist, writer, Afriscape cartographer Pablo Picasso, Tête de trois quarts (Head in Three-Quarter View)
4:30 p.m.
Third floor
Peter Samis, associate curator of interpretation, SFMOMA Wright Morris, Storefronts, Western Kansas
5:00 p.m.
Second floor
Beth Lisick, writer/performer Chris Johanson, Untitled (Figures with black presence)
5:00 p.m.
Second floor
Sandra Phillips, senior curator of photography, SFMOMA Alfred Stieglitz, Georgia O'Keeffe — Neck
5:30 p.m.
Second floor
Tony Labat, artist Howard Fried, Inside the Harlequin: Approach-Avoidance III and II

Admission + Ticketing

Museum and program admission are free.