Photo: Katherine du Tiel
Gallery talk

Shop Talk

Ongoing – See schedule below for details

Free with museum admission.

Museum Tickets

The Shop Talk series sheds light on the specialized work that goes into storing, caring for, and displaying works of art. Join SFMOMA staff in the galleries for insights and anecdotes you won’t hear anywhere else! Check the listings below for upcoming programs and dates.


March 17, 2023 | 12 p.m. | Floor 1
Collections Information and Access Staff on Wu Tsang’s Of Whales, 2022

Hear from the team responsible for capturing images of Wu Tsang’s dynamic installation, Of Whales, on artwork data collection, digital asset management, image rights, and how the images they produce are disseminated to local and global audiences for purposes of education, accessibility, and promotion.

May 19, 2023 | 1:30 p.m. | Floor 3
Habitat Horticulture staff on The Living Wall, Floor 3

Hear how Habitat Horticulture gardeners maintain the 37 native California plant species that occupy the 150-foot length of The Living Wall.