Ocean Park #19
Gift of Vivian K. Cahill in memory of her husband Robert W. Cahill
This exhibition presents a rich and diverse selection from the past forty years of contemporary painting and sculpture from SFMOMA's permanent collection. It highlights an extraordinary series of recent purchases and gifts, celebrating the tremendous growth of the Museum's collection over the past several years.
Joining Osiris und Isis (1985-87), by German artist Anselm Kiefer, is a magisterial new painting by the artist titled Die Sechste Posaune (The Sixth Trump) (1996). In addition to Kiefer, works by other important contemporary German artists will be presented, including three paintings by Sigmar Polke and two by Gerhard Richter.
This exhibition is generously supported by Judy and John Webb, James and Jean Douglas, Elaine McKeon, and Toni and Arthur Rock.