Timothy Anglin Burgard, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco


About Timothy Anglin Burgard, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

Timothy Anglin Burgard is the Ednah Root Curator-in-Charge of the American Art Department at the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. His many books include Richard Diebenkorn: The Berkeley Years, 1953-1966 (Yale), Masterworks of American Painting at the De Young (Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco), and Revelations: Art from the African American South (Prestel).



Aaron Douglas, Aspiration, 1936, oil on canvas, 152.4 x 152.4 cm (Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco)
Aspiration was one of only two panels to survive the Texas Centennial where it pointed to a future that transcended the racism of the day.

Aaron Douglas, Aspiration