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Masters of Photography Exhibition 20th Century to Present Collection

| November 15, 2020 | 0 Comments
Masters of Photography Exhibition 20th Century to Present Collection

The San Diego Museum of Art is pleased to present Masters of Photography: The Garner Collection, an exhibition featuring more than 100 works spanning major photographic movements that are diverse in subject, style and technique. Made possible by a loan from prolific collectors Cam and Wanda Garner, the exhibition includes works from many of the most influential […]

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The San Diego Museum of Art Recognizes Its Accomplishments

| November 15, 2020 | 0 Comments
The San Diego Museum of Art Recognizes Its Accomplishments

Roxana Velásquez – the first woman to be appointed as executive director at The San Diego Museum of Art during its 90-plus years – is celebrating 10 years at the institution this fall. With an eye on the established strength of the collection, Velásquez has forged further and deeper international connections, shepherded major acquisitions and […]

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The San Diego Museum of Art Offers a Virtual Learning Experience

| May 11, 2020 | 0 Comments
The San Diego Museum of Art Offers a Virtual Learning Experience

The San Diego Museum of Art is providing a variety of ways to continue its mission to inspire, educate and cultivate curiosity through online channels, including its mobile app, YouTube channel, social media and a brand new podcast series. Here are some suggestions for how readers can still access art and programming from home: Masterpiece Minute Podcast – […]

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Art & Empire: The Golden Age of Spain

| March 8, 2019 | 0 Comments
Art & Empire: The Golden Age of Spain

The San Diego Museum of Art, located at 1450 El Prado in Balboa Park, presents the exhibition Art & Empire: The Golden Age of Spain, featuring more than 100 outstanding works by leading artists from Spain and its global territories during the pivotal years of around 1600 to 1750. On view May 18, 2019 through […]

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Art Alive Continues a Long Standing Tradition

| March 8, 2019 | 0 Comments
Art Alive Continues a Long Standing Tradition

The San Diego Museum of Art, located at 1450 El Prado in Balboa Park, will hold its 38th annual Art Alive exhibition, on view from Thursday April 11 through Sunday, April 14. As the Museum’s signature fundraiser and a highly anticipated spring tradition, the event features nearly 100 floral designers’ interpretations of famous works of […]

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Art Alive Continues to Blossom

| April 2, 2018 | 0 Comments
Art Alive Continues to Blossom

37th Annual San Diego Museum of Art Event The San Diego Museum of Art’s 37th annual Art Alive returns Thursday, April 26 through Sunday, April 29, 2018, bringing together 100-plus floral designers to transform works of art into exquisite floral displays. As the Museum’s signature fundraiser and a highly anticipated San Diego spring tradition, Art […]

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Modern Masters From Latin America to be Displayed Publicly for the First Time

| October 3, 2017 | 0 Comments
Modern Masters From Latin America to be Displayed Publicly for the First Time

The San Diego Museum of Art is pleased to present Modern Masters from Latin America: The Pérez Simón Collection, an exhibition showcasing 102 works of art by some of the greatest modern masters from countries including Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Ecuador, Guatemala, Mexico, Nicaragua, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela. Drawn from one of the […]

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The San Diego Museum of Art Presents “Play”

| June 7, 2017 | 0 Comments
The San Diego Museum of Art Presents “Play”

The San Diego Museum of Art is pleased to present Brenda Biondo: Play, on view from July 1, 2017 through March 11, 2018. Colorado-based photographer Brenda Biondo is best known for her images focusing on constructed abstractions, conservation and land-based issues. The exhibition will be accompanied by programming, including an artist talk on Saturday, July […]

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Be a Part of San Diego History

| February 3, 2013 | 0 Comments
Be a Part of San Diego History

Docents and Volunteers Needed As a result of current programs and upcoming exhibitions and activities, culminating in the 2015 Centennial Celebration of the 1915 Panama-California Exposition, the San Diego History Center (SDHC) is seeing a surge of renewed interest and increased attendance that it expects to grow over the next few years. Since 1928, the […]

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Fox departs for Los Angles to head new museum

| July 15, 2011 | 0 Comments
Fox departs for Los Angles to head new museum

The Broad Art Foundation has hired seasoned arts administrator Heath Fox as deputy director of operations for The Broad, a new contemporary art museum that philanthropists Eli and Edythe Broad are building on Grand Avenue in downtown Los Angeles. Since 2006, Fox has been assistant dean of arts and humanities at the University of California, […]

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