Free to See with Bay Area Walls

On Floor 2: REPARATIONS, a new mural by artist Emory Douglas

Open Space: You Are Here Issue

How have artists and arts workers been conducting their careers and their lives during the last eighteen months? This issue features six snapshots of our current moment.

Illusion and Fantasy in Sigmar Polke’s Untitled (2003)

Before you see it on Floor 6, take a look through mystical illusions and fantasies of what lies beyond the physical realm in Polke’s Untitled (2003).

Finding Kinship in the Archive: A Conversation with Babette Thomas

We’re passing the mic to East Oakland’s Babette Thomas in this new season of Raw Material.

Bright Life and Warm Ground in Joan Mitchell’s Girolata Triptych

Discover how blue-green agave, purple rock roses, and windswept trees from the Island of Corsica inspired one of the artist’s first three-panel masterworks.

Curators in Conversation: on Joan Mitchell

The dilemmas — and delights — of writing about an artist who defies easy categorization.

Halloween Inspiration: Our Favorite SFMOMA Art Recreations

Haven’t settled on a costume yet? We’ve got something that might help.