The Modern Art Council (MAC) honors Robert Bechtle as this year's Bay Area Treasure on Wednesday, October 29, 2003. Bechtle is recognized internationally for distinct photo-realist paintings, often depicting cars and the landscape of residential neighborhoods; many of his works are in the SFMOMA collection. At the event, the artist will present a history of his career, followed by a seated lunch.
$125 benefactor; $75 supporter; benefactor tables available. For tickets or information about MAC, call 415.357.4125. Tickets are also available through Ticketweb.com.
This event is sponsored by MAC, an auxiliary of SFMOMA.