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A cross-cutting look at the historic and contemporary role of the artist in the land conservation movement.
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This two-day symposium, held in August 2017 explored the critical role that 19th and 20th century visual artists played in the American conservation movement, and considered how their work can inform land managers, conservationists, planners, and policymakers in addressing contemporary pressures on the American landscape.
Future IDs project collaborators at the 'Day of Public Programs' at Alcatraz on Feb. 16, 2019.
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'Future IDs at Alcatraz', presented in partnership with the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy and the National Park Servic through the Art in the Parks program.
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Opening March 8th at Fort Point, the Immigrant Yarn Project is the largest work of crowd-sourced art in the country. Collaboratively made with immigrants and their descendants from across the country, this Art in the Parks project celebrates tolerance, difference, and the vital contributions immigrants have made to our Nation's...
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Future IDs at Alcatraz is a yearlong exhibition on Alcatraz Island featuring ID-inspired artworks created by and with individuals with conviction histories as they conceive and develop a vision for a future self. Led by artist Gregory Sale, this project is presented by in partnership with the Golden Gate National...
Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz, Refraction exhibit
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Using the imagery of flight to evoke the tension between freedom and confinement, this monumental installation—weighing more than five tons—is modeled after a bird’s wing.
@Large: Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz in 3D: Yours Truly, Dining Hall
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Yours Truly serves as a springboard for visitors to engage in a global conversation about the responsibilities that we all bear as members of the international community.
@Large: Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz in 3D: Blossom, Hospital
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With intricately detailed encrustations of ceramic flowers, Ai transforms the utilitarian fixtures (sinks, toilets, and tubs) in several hospital ward cells and medical offices into fantastical, fragile porcelain bouquets.
@Large: Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz in 3D: Stay Tuned, A Block
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Stay Tuned invites visitors into 12 individual cells in A Block, where they can sit and listen to spoken words, poetry, and music by people who have been imprisoned for the creative expression of their beliefs—as well as works created under conditions of incarceration.