City College of San Francisco
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Art Works Downtown
Fiber, 24 fiber artists including Debra Corsini and L&S June speaker, Susie Taylor. Tues-Sat 10am to 5pm, 1337 Fourth Street, San Rafael.
Legion of Honor
High Style: The Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection. March 14 – July 19, 2015. Special Exhibition Galleries, Legion of Honor.
Tapestries and Armor. A permanent collection rotation featuring three tapestries from the Museum’s textile holdings, along with two suits of armor from the collection of European decorative arts. January 17 – June 28, 2015, Gallery 1, Legion of Honor
The Tapestries are from the series The Triumph of the Seven Virtues, which exemplifies the use of allegory in Renaissance tapestry traditions. Woven in Brussels around 1535, the seven tapestries represent the theological virtues–Faith, Hope, and Charity– along with the cardinal virtues–Temperance, Prudence, Justice and Fortitude.