Art is integral to understanding ourselves and the world around us.
I was on an elementary school field trip to the Legion of Honor in San Francisco for a traveling exhibition of Impressionist paintings and was completely mesmerized. I was so engrossed in the works that I was nearly left behind.
Spending time with artists in their studios—examining their spaces and tools, and talking with them about their processes.
Not a fair question! How to possibly choose?!?
Museums offer the opportunity to experience works that would otherwise be unavailable. Their exhibitions can spark important ideas and dialogue.