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Alice Neel, Jackie Curtis and Ritta Redd, 1970. Oil on canvas, 60 × 417/8 in. (152.4 × 106.4 cm). The Cleveland Museum of Art, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. Fund, 2009.345. © The Estate of Alice Neel
Alice Neel, Jackie Curtis and Ritta Redd, 1970. Oil on canvas, 60 × 417/8 in. (152.4 × 106.4 cm). The Cleveland Museum of Art, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. Fund, 2009.345. © The Estate of Alice Neel (Alice Neel, Jackie Curtis and Ritta Redd, 1970. Oil on canvas, 60 × 417/8 in. (152.4 × 106.4 cm). The Cleveland Museum of Art, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. Fund, 2009.345. © The Estate of Alice Neel)

Alice Neel: People Come First

This ambitious retrospective, the first comprehensive West Coast museum survey of the work of American artist Alice Neel, features paintings, drawings, watercolors, and film that position Neel as one of the twentieth century’s most radical painters, a champion of social justice whose long-standing commitment to humanist principles inspired her life as well as her art. On Friday, April 8, KQED members can see Alice Neel: People Come First for free by showing their membership card on-site at the tickets desk.

On Friday, April 8, KQED members receive free entry to the exhibition Alice Neel: People Come First at the de Young museum by showing their KQED member card at the museum’s ticket desk. This ambitious retrospective, the first comprehensive West Coast museum survey of the work of American artist Alice Neel, features paintings, drawings, watercolors and film that position Neel as one of the twentieth century’s most radical painters, a champion of social justice whose long-standing commitment to humanist principles inspired her life as well as her art.

Learn more at deyoung.famsf.org

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KQED Passport

KQED Passport is a member benefit that gives eligible donors and supporters extended access to an on-demand library of quality public television programming online. The KQED Passport library currently offers members more than 1,000 episodes to watch, with new PBS and KQED programs being added weekly.

The library features episodes from popular programs like American Experience, American Masters, Antiques Roadshow, Nature, NOVA, and Masterpiece. In addition to these signature series, the library is full of public television's acclaimed arts, science, history, and lifestyle programs.

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