Projects + Perspectives

SFMOMA’s not just a place to see art—we’re all about ideas. And Projects + Perspectives is our hub for making connections, asking questions, and exploring art’s relationship to current events.

Notes on Border Crossing

As issues surrounding immigration and displacement become increasingly urgent in America and around the world, artists continue to grapple with complex notions of home, borders and belonging. Explore some of their thoughts, projects and responses below.

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Artist Interviews

What does it mean to create art? Hear from some of the most forward-thinking artists of our time, in their own words, as they share their stories, creative processes, and how they bring their visions to life in our artist interview series.

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Picturing the Environment

Whether expressing their love for nature or dismay over its degradation at the hands of humans, these artists use their art practices to preserve what may soon be destroyed or to call attention to something that may yet be saved. Journey with them through the Pacific Northwest, postindustrial Germany, suburban Mexico, and beyond as we examine how artists picture the environment.

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SFMOMA Lab

SFMOMA Lab investigates the intersection of art, design, technology, and museums. In the spirit of experimentation, exploration, and the freedom to fail, we focus on 21st-century museum issues, including new modes of storytelling, gaming, location-aware technologies, and balancing privacy and customization — questions that also have wider applications in commercial, nonprofit, and education sectors.

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