About the Asian Art Museum
Located in the heart of San Francisco, the museum is home to one of the world’s finest collections of Asian art, with more than 18,000 awe-inspiring artworks ranging from ancient jades and ceramics to contemporary video installations. Dynamic special exhibitions, cultural celebrations and public programs for all ages provide rich art experiences that unlock the past and spark questions about the future.
Information: 415.581.3500 or asianart.org
Location: 200 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
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Image Credits: Painted Cloak, 1971 by Carlos Villa (American, 1936–2013). Mixed media. Photograph © Estate of Carlos Villa. An Iban woman spinning, Kalimantan, 1900–1940. Collection Nationaal Museum van Wereldculturen. Coll. No. TM-60006393. Musical Bodies: Banjo, 1999, by Wilson Shieh (Chinese, 1970). Ink and color on gold paper. Asian Art Museum, Gift of the Yiqingzhai Collection, 2005.77. Photograph © Asian Art Museum of San Francisco. A Lady and a Roadmap, 1963, by Bernice Bing (American, 1936–1998). Oil on Canvas. Asian Art Museum, Purchased using Acquisitions Endowment proceeds. Photo © Bing Estate. Ritual_1970-1, 1970, by Carlos Villa (American, 1936–2013). Mixed media on unstretched canvas. Photograph by Jay Jones. Animal face mask, ca. 1000 BCE. Western Zhou period (ca. 1050–771 BCE). Bronze. Photograph © Asian Art Museum of San Francisco.