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First Look: Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz

September 19, 2014 | 8:30 am

First Look: Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz

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Exhibition features everything from Legos to teapots to exploring themes of freedom and confinement.

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San Francisco Artist Ruth Asawa Dies

August 6, 2013 | 4:45 pm

San Francisco Artist Ruth Asawa Dies

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San Francisco artist and arts advocate Ruth Asawa died Monday night. She was 87. Asawa was known for her wire sculpture and public commissions, as well as her activism in education and arts. She was known as the “fountain lady” because so many of her fountains are on public view. ‚ÄúRuth Asawa was a well-known […]

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Magna Carta: Live!

May 9, 2011 | 2:47 pm

Magna Carta: Live!

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An original Magna Carta is on display publicly in America for the first time. It’ll be taking up residence¬† at San Francisco’s Legion of Honor until June 5. The Great Charter is considered one of the founding documents of modern democracy and law. It was forced upon King John of England by feudal barons in […]

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