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San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Category: Arts + Monuments + Museums

Between Howard and Mission streets, San Francisco, CA 94103


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San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) - Reviews from across the web

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMoMA) - user review
I must say that the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art failed to impress me during my first visit. At that time, three of the museum's four exhibition floors were closed for installations. The remaining open floor featured artwork from the museum's permanent collection. I saw a few interesting piece...

I love art and creative... - user review
I love art and creative architecture and the recently built San Francisco Museum of Modern Art offers both. The building is unique inside and out & is next to the beautiful B...

World Class Art and Photo Exhibits - user review
SFMOMA is a beautiful place to go--the architecture is modern and inside is spacious. They have world class art and photography exhibits beautifully produced. For Art Lovers, S...

Yosemite exposed - expert review
Some landscapes are so astonishing they defy artistic capture. Steve Connor explores Yosemite National Park in California, the inspiration for the work of photogr...

SF MOMA - user review
The renowned SF Museum of Modern Art was the first on the West Coast devoted solely to twentieth-century art. Collections devoted to Media Arts and Architecture are most notable, and the Department of Photography includes works by Stieglitz and Ansel Adams as well as works of the 1920s German avant-...

Lisette - user review
Worth a few hours of your time in SF if you love art. The Yerba Buena Gardens across the street are lovely. Around the corner there's a tapas bar and microbrewery named the Thirsty Be...

art museum - user review
I loved the layout of the art museum and my friends and I had a great time exploring the many wonderful exibits. I liked the fact that you are able to leave and return on the sam...

MOMA in New York on a Smaller Scale - user review
SFMOMA has a collection similar to MOMA in Manhattan. The museums admission is comparable to MOMA's. SFMOMA is about 1/3 the size in terms of square footage. SFMOMA has a rotating coll...

The museum displays 20th-century art... - expert review
The museum displays 20th-century art on permanent exhibit, also traveling exhibitions; concerts, lectures, and special events. Gift shop, caf. (Mon-Tues, Fri-Sun 11 am-6 pm, Thu...

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) | Museum/Attraction Review | San Francisco | Frommers.com - expert review
Swiss architect Mario Botta, in association with Hellmuth, Obata, and Kassabaum, designed this $65-million museum, which has made SoMa one of the more popular areas to visit, for tourists and residents alike. The museums permanent collection consists of more than 23,...

SF Museum of Modern Art, SoMa - expert review
SF Museum of Modern Art, SoMaNovember 24, 2006 Opened in 1935 as the first museum on the West Coast devoted to 20th-century art, the SFMOMA is still a favorite stop amongst locals and visitors alike. The museum has been at its current location, which was designed by Swiss architect Mario Botta, sinc...

Gift Shop - user review
Modern Art is not one of my favorite things, so I never spend money to go into the museum. However the gift shop is one of the best gift shops of any museum I have been to. I ...

Awesome Place - user review
There are ever changing exhibts and the location is right across from the Sony Metreon. A mix of art and technology! Great for families and art af...

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - user review
The SFMOMA is located in a reviving arts district in San Francisco. Works by such masters as Picasso and Henri Matisse can be viewed as well as a number of rotating exhibits. I will be the first to admit that I am not a fan of all that is called modern art. In fact, several pieces on display at SFMO...

A Little Stuffy for My Tastes - user review
If youre into all things artsy, then this is the place for you. The only thing here that caught my eye was the photography exhibits. Some great work on display by talented p...

Marc Chagall Exhibit - user review
I was able to see a magnificent collection of Marc Chagall works all in one location at the MOMA in 2004; it was one of the best exhibits Iv...

Thank God for artististic explanations - user review
Ive never ever liked an art museum until yesterday. The museum helps you understand what youre looking at and helps you understand why its important with little blu...

Great Family Activity - user review
Modern art of such a wide variety that there is something for every age of art lover. Try taking your children to an educational experience they will never forget. Art appreciat...

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - expert review
Mario Botta designed the striking SFMOMA facility, completed in early 1995, which consists of a sienna brick facade and a central tower of alternating bands of black and white stone. Inside, natural light from the tower floods the central atrium and some of the museum's galleries. A black-and-gray s...

Fantastic place! - user review
The SFMOMA is a wonderful place for anyone interested in art, or interested in learning themselves some culture. The SFMOMA puts on a wide variety of different types of exhibit...

Photogenic location - user review
This has got to be one of the most serene and photogenic locations in San Francisco.Unfortunately we weren't art lovers so we didn't go inside, but the scenic garden is...

SFMOMA | Shop | MuseumStore
Caramia Visick's unique jewelry designs blur the line between vintage and contemporary. Reminiscent of Bakelite jewelry popular in the 1920's and 30's, Visick's black resin necklaces and rings combine chunky, hand-carved beads with distinctive images. Designed exclusively for SFMOMA, these limited-e...

SFMOMA - Mario Botta - Great Buildings Online
SFMOMA, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, is the institutional anchor of the Yerba Buena arts and entertainment redevelopment around the Moscone Co...

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - FileMaker
Located in a striking building in San Francisco's burgeoning SOMA district, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art prides itself on its creative and innovative approach to the presentation of art, showcasing outstanding modern painters, sculptors, photographers, and architects in a continuing series...

Photographs of Museum Architecture - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art also contains many community-oriented features, including a 280-seat theater, two large workshop spaces, an event space, a museum store, a café, a library with 85,000 books, and a classroom. The interior space is flooded with natural light, thanks to skylights...

MoMA.org | The Collection
From an initial gift of eight prints and one drawing, The Museum of Modern Art's collection has grown to include 150,000 paintings, sculptures, drawings, prints, photographs, architectural models and drawings, and design objects. MoMA also owns some 22,000 films, videos, and media works, as well as ...

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) < San Francisco < California in the Yahoo! Directory
SFMOMA online and gallery exhibit charting new developments in contemporary art, architecture, and design as they evolve in a world altered by digital medi...

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
This superbly reproduced and beautifully illustrated book features over 40 color images by architectural photographer Richard Barnes, working drawings by the architect and photographs documenting the building's construction. There is a brief illustrated story of the Museum's illustrious 65 year hist...

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