Paul Klee at Play

When
Thu Dec 8 (full schedule below)
Where
SFMOMA
Time
10am-6pm, Thu til 9pm
Tags
Art Exhibit, Arts, Museums
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Description

Paul Klee at Play highlights the Swiss modernist’s lifelong exploration of the creative and transformative possibilities of play. This focused exhibition, part of an ongoing series dedicated to the artist’s work, includes a selection of the whimsical hand puppets Klee made for his son, Felix, fashioned from scraps of cloth, papier-mâché, and found objects. These puppets, shown alongside prints, drawings, and paintings, illuminate central themes in Klee’s work, including his delight in play, inspiration from children’s creativity, and love of theater.

Image Credit: Paul Klee, Laternenfest Bauhaus 1922 (Bauhaus Lantern Festival 1922), 1922; extended loan and promised gift of the Djerassi Art Trust; photo: Don Ross

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Schedule

SFMOMA
151 3rd Street
San Francisco, CA
Thu Dec 8 (10am-6pm, Thu til 9pm)
Fri Dec 9 (10am-6pm, Thu til 9pm)
Sat Dec 10 (10am-6pm, Thu til 9pm)
Sun Dec 11 (10am-6pm, Thu til 9pm)
Mon Dec 12 (10am-6pm, Thu til 9pm)

Location

  1. SFMOMA
    151 3rd Street, San Francisco, CA