Chris Kallmyer at the SFMoMA

Performance All Ages invites you and your family to take part in A Paradise Choir, a new work by artist Chris Kallmyer. In a series of weekend workshops and drop-in gallery activations, Bay Area musicians and museum visitors form communal choirs dedicated to reckless noisemaking and careful listening. These weekly gatherings set the stage for the full orchestration of A Paradise Choir on Free Family Day. During this daylong sonic installation, join in and discover mobile choruses, site-specific performances, and the museum remade into multiple music halls. Pick up the artist-designed booklet containing musical scores and more information about A Paradise Choir (available from the Gina and Stuart Peterson White Box on program days).


Performance All Ages brings newly commissioned, participatory artworks to intergenerational audiences and facilitates direct engagement with artists through workshops, gallery activations, and live performances. Three artists join SFMOMA for monthlong residencies each year, and upcoming projects include Lucky Dragons in October and Cloud Eye Control in April 2017.




Open daily 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
and Thursdays until 9 p.m.
Public spaces open at 9 a.m.

Start Date

July 2, 2016

End Date

July 24, 2016


10:00 AM - 05:00 PM


151 Third Street San Francisco, CA 94103

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