New Art for a New Century: Contemporary Acquisitions 2000–2010
may 2, 2010 - sep 19, 2010
During the last ten years, the Orange County Museum of Art has significantly expanded its collection with 430 works by regional, national, and international artists. New Art for a New Century: Contemporary Acquisitions, 2000–2010 highlights 90 major paintings, sculptures, installations, videos, and works on paper made during the first decade of the 21st century. The exhibition includes a survey of works from the last four California Biennials and key works from other important exhibitions organized by OCMA, as well as significant gifts and other purchases.
In an adjoining space, Feedback offers visitors the opportunity to express their own thoughts about specific works in the exhibition. Selected visitor commentary may be posted at the museum and on the Web site.
This exhibition is organized by Karen Moss, deputy director of exhibitions and programs, OCMA.