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2018 Annual Party/Luncheon/Meeting/FEA-Traders’ Treasure Market

2018 Annual Party/Luncheon/Meeting/FEA-Traders’ Treasure Market

mid-Peninsula The date, time, and  registration information will be emailed to Current and Lapsed FEA members before the end of August.  Join or renew your membership now, to be sure to get the invitation. If you do not hear from us by the end of August,  contact feasfbay@yahoo.com It’s time for FEA’s Annual Party – the best party and best party-value in the Bay Area!  We hope you’ll join us for the festivities!   ·            Fun with Friends. Come spend a carefree, memorable afternoon with the warm and...

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Market Table Information

2018 FEA Annual Party Note – Market tables are exclusively for FEA members with paid party reservations. Advance payment is required. First paid, first reserved. If there is no space when your payment is received, we will not be able to honor your reservation. Your $$ will be refunded.  First paid, first reserved. The Traders’ Treasure Market lets FEA members sell (or display) items from their collections directly to party attendees. Just sign up for a Treasure Market table and you can offer artifacts, textiles, jewelry, and art to a...

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2018 Annual Party, Meeting, Traders’ Treasure Market

Friends of Ethnic Art’s Annual Party/Luncheon/Meeting/FEA-Traders’ Treasure Market mid-Peninsula Members will be emailed invitations to join us in their festive ethnic clothing, and jewelry for a catered lunch of Thai food and 2nd FEA-Traders’ Treasure Market An Elegant Ethnic Flea Market, Swap Meet Where YOU Can Sell, Buy, and Trade YOUR Art And/Or Show &...

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Members’ African Mud Hut and Art Collections

An informal home tour and mixer in Berkeley August 4, 2018     ​    An informal afternoon at the delightful home of African art collectors/travelers.  The house, a Berkeley landmark, is packed with unexpected treasures, and our fascinating hostess, herself, told us about them.       Outside in the rustic back garden, for example, we enjoyed an enchanting life-size African mud hut.  Inside the house, we explored an eclectic personal collection of art, textiles and sculptures gathered during 40 years of adventuring across...

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FEA Members’ Tour – Divine Bodies

Private FEA members only docent tour of the San Francisco Asian Art Museum’s special exhibition Divine Bodies: Sacred Imagery in Asian Art. Friday July 20th, 2018 – 10:30 am  The group was limited to 20 reserved participants. Our guide, again, was the highly respected Asian Art Museum docent and enthusiastic admirer of this exhibition—Julia Verzhbinsky. After the tour some of us had lunch at the cafe. The Exhibit: Divine Bodies: Sacred Imagery in Asian Art is described on the Asian...

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2017 December Party

2017 December Party

FEA’s 2017 December Party Piedmont Center for the Arts (PCA) 801 Magnolia Ave, Piedmont, CA Dave DeRoche presented and projected his photographs of India: Cultural Portraits Dave has won several awards for his travel photographs, including Photographer of the Year for the World Bank and International Monetary Fund. In addition to selling travel photographs to several books and magazines, Dave has lectured on travel photography and had several gallery exhibitions. Following the slide show, we enjoyed a delicious Indian dinner Drinks and...

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Gold, Turquoise, and Feathers

Gold, Turquoise, and Feathers

Gold, Turquoise, and Feathers: How the Merchant-Warriors of Chichen Itza Sported the New Bling by Annabeth Headrick, PhD; Associate Professor of Art History, University of Denver de Young Museum, San Francisco, CA Saturday, October 28, 2017, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, Koret Auditorium The 2017 Elizabeth and Lewis K. Land Memorial Lecture Share Positioned in the Yucatan Penunsula of Mexico, Chichen Itza inherited many of Teotihuacan’s traditions and arose after the collapse of many great Mayan cities. The keys to its success seem to have been...

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2017 Annual Party, Luncheon, Fundraising Auction, Meeting, and new FEA-Traders’ Treasure Market

2017 Annual Party, Luncheon, Fundraising Auction, Meeting, and new FEA-Traders’ Treasure Market

Friends of Ethnic Art’s Annual Party/Luncheon/Meeting/Fundraising Auction and the debut of a newly conceived event FEA-Traders’ Treasure Market on a Sunday in October 2017 in the central East Bay Thanks to all who joined us in their festive ethnic clothing and jewelry for a catered lunch of Pre-Columbian moles and other traditional Mexican dishes, and live ethnic music.  with plenty of cash and/or a pile of checks for the  FEA-Traders’ Treasure Market An Elegant Ethnic Flea Market, Swap Meet and Auction of Donated Art Where...

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FEA Members Tour of “People Made These Things”

Grandchildren, children, nieces, nephews, etc. accompanied by members of Friends of Ethnic Art are welcome to join an FEA Members Tour in June of the newly renovated and re-opened Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology – University of California – Berkeley Inaugural Exhibit- People Made These Things: Connecting with the Makers of Our World The date and time will be emailed to current members. If you (and yours) would like to join us for the tour, please RSVP by Tuesday, June 13th, with names of adult members of FEA and # of young...

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FEA Members Docent Tour of Tomb Treasures

FEA Members Docent Tour of Tomb Treasures

FEA Members Only Docent Tour of the San Francisco Asian Art Museum’s Special Exhibit  Tomb Treasures: New Discoveries from China’s Han Dynasty Friday, April 28th, 2017 – 10.30am The group was limited to 20 reserved participants. We had Julia Verzhbinsky as our guide. She is a highly respected  Asian Art Museum docent and enthusiastic admirer of this exhibition The Exhibit: Tomb Treasures: New Discoveries from China’s Han Dynasty as described on the Asian Museum’s web site and in their Spring 2017...

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