Collection Highlights

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, 'Fire,' 2005, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Teresita Fernández

Fire, 2005

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection

, 'Ponzoña, Arena Coliseo,' ca. 1983, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Lourdes Grobet

Ponzoña, Arena Coliseo, ca. 1983

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection

, 'Fragmented Cities, Juarez #2, from the series Suburbia Mexicana,' 2007, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Alejandro Cartagena

Fragmented Cities, Juarez #2, from the series Suburbia Mexicana, 2007

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection

, 'Mother’s Gentle Hands, from the series Rasen Kaigan,' 2009, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Lieko Shiga

Mother’s Gentle Hands, from the series Rasen Kaigan, 2009

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection

, 'Untitled (S.114, Hanging, Six-Lobed Continuous Form within a Form with One Suspended and Two Tied Spheres),' ca. 1958, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Ruth Asawa

Untitled (S.114, Hanging, Six-Lobed Continuous Form within a Form with One Suspended and Two Tied Spheres), ca. 1958

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection

, 'The Sound of Ice Melting,' 1970, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Paul Kos

The Sound of Ice Melting, 1970

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection

, 'Gazi T Zuma, Umlazi, Durban, 2010,' 2010, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Zanele Muholi

Gazi T Zuma, Umlazi, Durban, 2010, 2010

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection

, 'Black Place I,' 1944, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Georgia O’Keeffe

Black Place I, 1944

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection

, 'Seaweed chair,' 1991, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Gaetano Pesce

Seaweed chair, 1991

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection

, 'Doorstop,' 2003, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Tobias Wong

Doorstop, 2003

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection

, 'Passage,' 2001, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Shirin Neshat

Passage, 2001

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection

, 'Predictive Engineering3,' 1993-Present, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Julia Scher

Predictive Engineering3, 1993-Present

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection

, 'The Peak--Night, Hong Kong,' 1990, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Zaha Hadid

The Peak--Night, Hong Kong, 1990

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection

, 'Self-Portrait,' 1944, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Dorothea Tanning

Self-Portrait, 1944

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection

, 'Nirvana, from the series María Elvia de Hank,' 2006, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Yvonne Venegas

Nirvana, from the series María Elvia de Hank, 2006

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection

, 'Live,' 2014, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Glenn Ligon

Live, 2014

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection

, 'The Nest,' 1994, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Louise Bourgeois

The Nest, 1994

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection

, 'Sunset Streets,' 1985, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Wayne Thiebaud

Sunset Streets, 1985

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection

, 'TV Crown,' 1999, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Nam June Paik

TV Crown, 1999

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection

, 'Frida and Diego Rivera,' 1931, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Frida Kahlo

Frida and Diego Rivera, 1931

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection

, 'Beyond Things Past,' 1971-1972, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Ant Farm

Beyond Things Past, 1971-1972

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection

, 'Imagen de Yagul, from the series Silueta Works in Mexico 1973-1977,' 1973, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Ana Mendieta

Imagen de Yagul, from the series Silueta Works in Mexico 1973-1977, 1973

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection

, 'Phantoms of Nabua,' 2009, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Apichatpong Weerasethakul

Phantoms of Nabua, 2009

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection

, 'You and I, Horizontal,' 2005, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Anthony McCall

You and I, Horizontal, 2005

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Permanent collection