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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Layers of Brilliance: The Journey of Japanese Lacquer Tools

Mingei International Museum - San Diego    san diego
1439 El Prado, Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101
619-239-0003
http://www.mingei.org
October 29th - April 30th, 2017
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The tools of Japanese lacquer makers are implements of prolonged use and objects of remarkable beauty. These humble, functional boards, bowls, buckets, shelves, and drawers were used to produce lacquer and in that process they became aesthetic objects. In their myriad colorful drips and accumulated layers of viscous texture, they record the countless lacquer objects created from them. Lacquer make...   [more]

Opening: October 29th   10:00 AM - 4:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Joseph Domjan: European and Scandinavian Textiles

Mingei International Museum - San Diego    san diego
1439 El Prado, Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101
619-239-0003
http://www.mingei.org
August 6th - March 12th, 2017
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Beginning August 6, EUROPEAN AND SCANDINAVIAN TEXTILES from the Museum’s permanent collection will be on view in the Warren Theater Gallery. Selected pieces include head covers from Croatia, embroidered panels from Greece, decorative wall hangings from Sweden and Poland, and women’s hats from the Sámi culture in Finland. A large tapestry by the Hungarian-born artist Joseph Domj...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Erik Gronborg: The Erik Gronborg Experience

Mingei International Museum - San Diego    san diego
1439 El Prado, Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101
619-239-0003
http://www.mingei.org
August 6th - March 12th, 2017
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The first major retrospective devoted to Erik Gronborg, this exhibition will present a full picture of this Danish-born American artist’s creative life over fifty-five years. Guest-curated by Dave Hampton, this project brings together examples of Gronborg’s sculpture in cast bronze, carved wood, and other media, as well as studio furniture and a comprehensive survey of his ceramics. Images...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Mingei of Japan: Treasures New and Old from the Museum’s Collection

Mingei International Museum - San Diego    san diego
1439 El Prado, Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101
619-239-0003
http://www.mingei.org
April 2nd - October 2nd
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After the Museum’s year and a half devoted to American folk art, craft and design it seems appropriate to return to Mingei’s origins and to plumb again the rich core of the Museum’s collection, its Japanese arts of daily life. Brief selections from Soetsu Yanagi’s writings (he coined the word mingei) will accompany and give context to a wide range of objects, not thought of...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Group Show: British Invasion

Lancaster Museum of Art and History    other (outside main areas)
665 West Lancaster BLVD, (Corner of Ehrlich Ave. and Lancaster BLVD)
Lancaster , CA 93534
(661) 723-6250
http://lancastermoah.org/index.php
November 19th - January 22nd, 2017
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Opening: November 19th   11:00 AM - 6:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Alex Yanes: The New Vanguard: Alex Yanes

Lancaster Museum of Art and History    other (outside main areas)
665 West Lancaster BLVD, (Corner of Ehrlich Ave. and Lancaster BLVD)
Lancaster , CA 93534
(661) 723-6250
http://lancastermoah.org/index.php
August 13th - October 30th
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Alex Yanes is a Miami artist drawing influence from his family’s Cuban roots through his exploration of local Miami culture. It was there that he was exposed to the gritty, fast-paced and ever-evolving nature of art. Much of his work closely relates to his exposure to the skateboard, tattoo, hip-hop and rock culture present in Miami during the 1980s and ‘90s, creating his own form o...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b The Wired Presidents

Lancaster Museum of Art and History    other (outside main areas)
665 West Lancaster BLVD, (Corner of Ehrlich Ave. and Lancaster BLVD)
Lancaster , CA 93534
(661) 723-6250
http://lancastermoah.org/index.php
August 13th - October 30th
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The artists that have produced this work are an unnamed collective of local creators that seek to promote inquiry-based interactions in art. These questions are explored in the collection of works from this group of artists, who come from diverse backgrounds and specialties. Their experiences range from blockbuster films to special effects, props, puppetry, video games, toys and technology. What doe...   [more]

Opening: August 31st   6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Jae Yong Kim: Blah Blah Blah

Lancaster Museum of Art and History    other (outside main areas)
665 West Lancaster BLVD, (Corner of Ehrlich Ave. and Lancaster BLVD)
Lancaster , CA 93534
(661) 723-6250
http://lancastermoah.org/index.php
August 13th - October 30th
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Jae Yong Kim is a Korean native who has spent the majority of his life traveling, observing and developing the themes of his art. His work greatly reflects the turmoil of a highly mobile existence, with the question of “home” appearing as a recurring theme as he explores what this concept means to him. On the subject of his art, Kim states, “We live in an incredibly fast paced cul...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Daniel Albrigo: Albrigo Examines Pettibon and Baseball

Lancaster Museum of Art and History    other (outside main areas)
665 West Lancaster BLVD, (Corner of Ehrlich Ave. and Lancaster BLVD)
Lancaster , CA 93534
(661) 723-6250
http://lancastermoah.org/index.php
August 13th - October 30th
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Daniel Albrigo is a Southern California based artist, drawing influence from aspects of modern American culture. Albrigo predominately works with the medium of painting, but also includes photography, drawing and various printing methods in his work practice. Mostly self-taught, he explores classical and contemporary themes of realism, touching on American culture both appropriated and observed....   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Gerald Clarke: Manifest Destiny

Lancaster Museum of Art and History    other (outside main areas)
665 West Lancaster BLVD, (Corner of Ehrlich Ave. and Lancaster BLVD)
Lancaster , CA 93534
(661) 723-6250
http://lancastermoah.org/index.php
August 13th - October 30th
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Gerald Clarke is a Native American artist from Southern California whose artwork focuses on drawing attention to the contemporary existence of indigenous peoples. With views of Native American culture being driven by popular stereotypes, Clarke aims to give back the essence of humanity to these groups. He searches for unconventional beauty in the world, often found through exploring his reality as...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Scott Listfield: Once an Astronaut

Lancaster Museum of Art and History    other (outside main areas)
665 West Lancaster BLVD, (Corner of Ehrlich Ave. and Lancaster BLVD)
Lancaster , CA 93534
(661) 723-6250
http://lancastermoah.org/index.php
August 13th - October 30th
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Scott Listfield is a contemporary artist known for his paintings featuring a lone exploratory astronaut lost in a landscape cluttered with pop culture icons, corporate logos and tongue-in-cheek science fiction references. Inspired by Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey, a vision of the future which never quite came to pass, Listfield combines images of modern day landscapes with his signa...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Karen Nyberg: Star Quilt

Lancaster Museum of Art and History    other (outside main areas)
665 West Lancaster BLVD, (Corner of Ehrlich Ave. and Lancaster BLVD)
Lancaster , CA 93534
(661) 723-6250
http://lancastermoah.org/index.php
August 13th - October 30th
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When astronaut Karen Nyberg launched for her mission aboard the International Space Station, she brought with her some unusual items, including: a spool of ivory thread, five needles, and three “fat quarters” of fabric. During the five month stint that she spent living aboard the Space Station as a flight engineer, Nyberg became the first person to quilt while in orbit. As one might i...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b MOAH Collection 30th Anniversary: Recent Acquisitions Exhibition

Lancaster Museum of Art and History    other (outside main areas)
665 West Lancaster BLVD, (Corner of Ehrlich Ave. and Lancaster BLVD)
Lancaster , CA 93534
(661) 723-6250
http://lancastermoah.org/index.php
October 8th - October 30th
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As an institution, MOAH is dedicated to strengthening awareness, enhancing accessibility and igniting the appreciation of art, history and culture through an ever-growing collection of both artifacts and art. One of a museum’s primary functions is stewardship—the responsible planning and management of resources. At MOAH, this objective is implemented is through a focus on preserving S...   [more]

Opening: October 8th   11:00 AM - 6:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Robert T. McCall, Robert Schaar, Group Show: NASA Flight Research: Probing the Sky

Lancaster Museum of Art and History    other (outside main areas)
665 West Lancaster BLVD, (Corner of Ehrlich Ave. and Lancaster BLVD)
Lancaster , CA 93534
(661) 723-6250
http://lancastermoah.org/index.php
August 13th - October 2nd
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In late 1946, 13 engineers from the Langley Memorial Aeronautical Laboratory in Virginia arrived at Edwards Air Force Base to establish what is now known as NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center, participating in the first supersonic research flights by the Bell X-1 rocket plane. Just a year later, on October 14, 1947, Chuck Yeager flew his Bell X-1 over Rogers Dry Lake at Edwards, reaching...   [more]


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Kristin Leachman: Xylem Rays

Laguna Art Museum    orange county
307 Cliff Drive
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
949-494-8971
http://www.lagunaartmuseum.org
October 16th - January 15th, 2017
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Fascinated by patterns, textures, and the seemingly chance imagery that can emerge from them, Kristin Leachman bases her latest series of paintings on the tissue that transports water from the roots of trees up to the leaves: “Conceived as mystical messages and artifacts, they are an exploration of the sinews that bind us together, both physically and metaphysically. Nature is my guide as it was fo...   [more]

Opening: October 16th   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Featured-02d118e1f22c858239de6a0f4a26280b Phillip K. Smith: Bent Parallel

Laguna Art Museum    orange county
307 Cliff Drive
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
949-494-8971
http://www.lagunaartmuseum.org
October 16th - January 15th, 2017
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Phillip K Smith III’s monumental installation Bent Parallel envelopes viewers in immersive reflective light continuing the artist’s ongoing dialogue with color theory, optics, scale, and technology. Appearing as two intersecting, color-field walls, this hinge-like structure merges surfaces to engender a perceptual atmosphere that shifts and blends colored light. This installation creates a thir...   [more]

Opening: October 16th   11:00 AM - 5:00 PM



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