Donor Event

The Forty Part Motet Preview and Reception

Related Exhibition Janet Cardiff: The Forty Part Motet

Thursday, November 12, 2015
5:30 p.m. Director’s Circle Reception
7:30 p.m. Curators’ Circle Reception

Fort Mason Center for Arts + Culture, Gallery 308

Janet Cardiff, The Forty Part Motet (installation view, Gallery 308, Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture), 2015; co-presented by Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; photo: JKA Photography

Experience acclaimed media artist Janet Cardiff’s immersive and moving sound installation in its California debut. Considered Cardiff’s masterwork, The Forty Part Motet is a reworking of sixteenth-century English composer Thomas Tallis’s transcendent Spem in Alium. This exhibition is on view at the Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture from November 14, 2015 through January 18, 2016.

Director’s Circle and Curators’ Circle members are invited to attend an exclusive preview and reception.

For more information, or to join Director’s Circle or Curators’ Circle, please contact Jacqueline Rais at 415.357.4085 or jrais@sfmoma.org.

Image: Janet Cardiff, The Forty Part Motet (installation view [detail], Gallery 308, Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture), 2015; co-presented by Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; photo: JKA Photography