• Ongoing Programs

    Chez Louie Daily Attendance

    Saturday May 24, 2014 / 9 am – noon

    Daily attendance for cafe.

    FREE General

  • Group Tours

    Guided Tour – Saturday Afternoon

    Saturday May 24, 2014 / 1 – 2 pm

    Tour the featured exhibition with one of the Museum’s trained docents during a regularly scheduled Guided Tour offered Thursdays at 6 pm (except First Thursdays); Saturdays at 1 pm; and Sundays at 1 pm. Reservations are not needed.  Free with admission.

    FREE Adult Free

  • Talks

    After Caravaggio: Painting in Grand-Ducal Florence

    Saturday May 24, 2014 / 5 – 6 pm

    Delve into Baroque art history through the expert guidance of Stanford University School of Humanities and Sciences Assistant Professor Dr. Morten Steen Hansen, who specializes in 15th through 18th century European art. What is Florentine Baroque? In the capital of the Grand Duchy, after 1600 painters presented competing versions of what defined a uniquely Tuscan style. Some pictured beautiful sculptural figures, echoing Michelangelo and the Florentine Renaissance, whereas others, inspired by the recent example of Caravaggio, had less idealizing ideas about the human body, tied to its functions and sexuality

    $5 General / $5 Museum members