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Commemorating Black History Month
The Centurion
Brian Ulrich
On view through February 14
The Nitrate Picture Show
April 29–May 1, 2016
Passes on sale now
February 13–May 1

Upcoming Events View All

Tuesday, February 9, 8 p.m.

Film Screenings | Magic at the Movies

Museum Treasures. It’s a night of Magic at the Movies. See a trick film where drawings come to life! Watch as the tricks of a medium are exposed by Hereward Carrington! Witness Harry Houdini escape . . .

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Friday, February 12–Sunday, February 28

Special Events | Dutch Connection

Beat the winter doldrums with the museum’s annual display of flowers, including tulips, hyacinths, daffodils, amaryllis, clivias, begonias, primroses, and azaleas.

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Monday, February 22, 6 p.m.

Talks, Special Events | Jack Garner’s Annual Picks

Join Democrat and Chronicle entertainment columnist Jack Garner for his take on the 2016 Academy Awards nominations and his picks for each of the big categories.

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Current Exhibitions

Brian Ulrich: The Centurion

October 31, 2015 to February 14, 2016
Project Gallery

The title of Brian Ulrich’s most recent body of work refers to an urban legend of the 1980s that became a reality in 1999. The legend held that American Express issued, by invitation only, a special charge card to ultra-wealthy individuals, who could use it to purchase anything and everything that they wanted, from private planes to private islands—as long as they did not disclose the existence of the card. The company fielded hundreds of calls from people requesting to be considered for the card.

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