Posts Tagged ‘SFMOMA’

Clément Chéroux Appointed Senior Curator of Photography at SFMOMA

Posted by on Monday June 13, 2016 | Photos In The News

Clément Chéroux has been appointed senior curator of photography at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA), the museum announced today. Chéroux will begin his tenure at SFMOMA in early 2017. He succeeds Sandra Phillips, who after a thirty-year career with SFMOMA, will assume the newly created role of Emeritus Curator as of July 1, 2016.... More

SFMOMA Announces Plan To Open Biggest Photo Center In US

Posted by on Thursday April 10, 2014 | Fine Art

The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) has announced that it will open a 15,500-square-foot space dedicated to photography as part of the renovation that has closed the museum until 2016. Dubbed the Pritzker Center after lead donors John and Lisa Pritzker, the new photography facility will include an 11,000-square-foot exhibition space that will... More

470 Photos Donated to SFMOMA: Arbus, Moriyama, Araki and More

Posted by on Wednesday November 28, 2012 | Fine Art

The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) today announced it will receive gifts of 470 photos from three separate collections. They include a pledge of 26 photos by Diane Arbus, given by collector Jeffrey Fraenkel, owner of the Fraenkel Gallery in San Francisco. The other gifts—from an anonymous donor and from the Kurenboh Collection... More

Harry Ransom Center Names New Chief Photo Curator

Posted by on Thursday June 21, 2012 | Fine Art

  The Harry Ransom Center, the humanities library at the University of Texas, has appointed Jessica S. McDonald to be its new chief curator of photography. McDonald is currently a curator of photography at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. At the Ransom Center, McDonald will oversee the library’s photography collection, which includes about... More