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(Credit: Slow Clap Productions)

Pornography Becomes Butterflies, Folding Images Of Sex And Nudity Into Art

What do you do with a giant pile of recycled porno mags, nature magazines, and a really sharp pair of scissors?

03/05/2014

Aerial view of The Presidio and the San Francisco Bay (Presidio Trust)

SF Presidio Trust Rejects All 3 Final Proposals For Cultural Center Near Crissy Field

The Presidio Trust board has rejected all three final proposals for a cultural arts center across from Crissy Field in San Francisco, including filmmaker George Lucas’ plans for a museum.

02/03/2014

King Snake (credit: Paul Hara/Lindsay wildlife Museum)

Wildlife Museum Higlights Its Spookiest Creatures For Halloween

Bats, snakes, spiders, owls and other spooky creatures are on display at the Lindsay Wildlife Museum in Walnut Creek for Halloween…

10/30/2013

Rendering of planned exhibition on the aftermath of 9/11 (credit: 911memorial.org)

NYC’s September 11 Museum Putting Hallowed Artifacts In Place

Amid the construction machinery and the dust, powerful artifacts of death and destruction have assumed their final resting places inside the National September 11 Memorial & Museum…

09/10/2013

Vermeer's "Girl with a Pearl Earring" (credit: Johannes Vermeer/Wikimedia Commons)

Old Dutch Masterpieces Featured In NYC Exhibit

Earlier this year, the 17th century painting “Girl with a Pearl Earring” visited San Francisco, now it is coming to The Frick Collection in New York this fall…

08/27/2013

The Exploratorium at Pier 15 (CBS)

San Francisco’s Exploratorium Opens At New Pier 15 Location

Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and excited visitors gathered along San Francisco’s waterfront Wednesday morning for the ringing of an opening bell to announce that the new Exploratorium is up and running.

04/17/2013

The 19th century jewelry box stolen from the Oakland Museum of California. (Oakland Museum of California)

Oakland Museum Releases Photos Of Stolen Gold Artifact

The Oakland Museum of California released photos Wednesday of an 19th century artifact stolen from the museum last week in the hope of recovering it.

01/16/2013

A card in place of a gold jewel box stolen from the Oakland Museum of California. (CBS)

$12K Reward Announced In Oakland Museum Robbery

Oakland Museum officials Wednesday announced a $12,000 reward for the safe recovery of a Gold Rush-era jewel box that was stolen from the museum during a break-in on Monday.

01/09/2013

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$2M In Gold, Gems Stolen From Mariposa Mining Museum In Brazen Daytime Robbery

California investigators were looking for thieves who made off with an estimated $2 million in precious gems and gold from a Central Valley museum during a brazen daytime robbery.

10/02/2012

(credit: deYoung Museum)

Police Arrest 19 At San Francisco De Young Museum Protest

Museum workers held a protest at San Francisco’s M.H. de Young Memorial Museum Friday night where 19 of those demonstrators were arrested at the Golden Gate Park art museum.

09/08/2012

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