Emma Acker at the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco


About Emma Acker at the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

Emma Acker is Associate Curator of American Art at the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco and author of Cult of the Machine: Precisionism and American Art (Yale)





Masami Teraoka, American Kabuki, 1986, watercolor and sumi ink on paper mounted on a four-panel screen, 196.9 x 393.7 x 3 cm (de Young Museum, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco) ©Masami Teraoka
Teraoka draws on Japan's brilliant history of art and kabuki theatre to create beauty from heartrending tragedy

American Kabuki