Alumni, family, and friends are invited to join the chapter in viewing “Sargent and Spain” at the Legion of Honor. We will have a private, docent-led tour accompanied by audio headsets. Tickets will be valid for entry to exhibits at the Legion of Honor and DeYoung museums all day.
“Sargent and Spain” is described as:
Churches, coastlines, gardens, royal palaces, dancing—vibrant works by John Singer Sargent (1856–1925) immerse you in the rich culture of Spain. This exhibition, in its exclusive West coast stop, is the first to explore the influence of Spanish culture on Sargent’s dynamic visual practice. Celebrated as the society portraitist of his era, Sargent influenced a generation of American painters. His captivation with Spain, which developed over the course of seven visits taken from 1879 to 1912, resulted in a remarkable body of work. The exhibition presents an array of Sargent’s dazzling oils, watercolors, and drawings, along with never-before-exhibited photographs showcasing Spain’s people, architecture, and magnificent urban and rural landscapes.
Learn more at https://www.famsf.org/exhibitions/sargent-and-spain.
- Adults $37
- Seniors (ages 65+): $35
- College Student (w/ ID): $30
- Youth (ages 0-17): $25
- FAMSF Member: $15
Please note: Tickets may be picked up at the ticket booth under the Fordham Alumni Chapter of Northern California tour and will be available under the name of the primary registrant.
Space is limited, and registrations will be honored on a first-come, first-served basis. We encourage you to register early.
This event is open to alumni and parents.