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March 4, 2019
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Downstairs Program Room
800 Alma St.
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Painting by Paul Gaugin
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Gauguin: A Spiritual Journey

Monday, March 4, 2019

Get to know Paul Gauguin, with a docent from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.

Join us as a community speaker from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco provides an entertaining, educational multi-media presentation offering an insiders' look into the museums' first exhibition dedicated to the work of Paul Gauguin

  • A glimpse of a special time in the life of Paul Gauguin
  • Explorations of the artist's paintings, wood carvings, and ceramics
  • Gaugin's spiritual journey
  • How Gauguin's relationships and soujourns shaped his development as an artist
This presentation is offered in conjunction with the special exhibition Gauguin: A Spiritual Journey, on display at the de Young Museum from November 17, 2018–April 7, 2019.

About the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco comprises the de Young Museum in Golden Gate Park and the Legion of Honor in Lincoln Park. It is the largest public arts institution in the City of San Francisco and one of the largest art museums in the United States.

This free event is funded by the Friends of the Menlo Park Library.