Who were the Steins?

Rebecca Rabinow, associate curator at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and co-curator of The Steins Collect, provides an overview of how this family – Leo, Gertrude, Michael, and Sarah Stein – changed the face of modern art. Rabinow begins with the family's life in Paris, where they began collecting and befriended some of the most influential artists of the twentieth century.

  • Total running time: 2 min. 35 sec.

  • SFMOMA Release Date: May 2011