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Los Angeles

Museum of Photographic Arts

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Museum of Photographic Arts
1649 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101
Venue Type: Museum

Neighborhood:
san diego



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> CURRENT EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS
February 8th - May 11th A Colorful Life
Lynn Fayman
 
February 1st - May 18th Prix Pictet: Power
Robert Adams, Daniel Beltra, Mohamed Bourouissa, Philippe Chancel, Edmund Clark, Luc Delahaye, Rena Effendi, Jacqueline Hassink, Carl De Keyzer, An-My Le, Joel Sternfeld, Guy Tillim
 
> UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS
May, 2014 Aperture Remix
Robert Adams, Rinko Kawauchi, Taiyo Onorato & Nico Krebs, Sally Mann, Vik Muniz, Martin Parr, Doug Rickard, Viviane Sassen, Alec Soth, Paul Strand, Penelope Umbrico, James Welling, Edward Weston
 
May, 2014 After Ansel Adams
Matthew Brandt, Binh Danh, Michael Lundgren, Chris McCaw, Takeshi Shikama, Millee Tibbs, Donna J. Wan, Mark Klett/Byron Wolfe
 
> QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.mopa.org
OPEN HOURS:  
Tues-Sun 10-5 / Summer Hours: Thursday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm, Memorial Day - Labor Day
PHONE:  
619-239-7559
FAX:  
619-238-8777
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DESCRIPTION

The mission of the Museum of Photographic Arts is to inspire, educate and engage the broadest possible audience through the presentation, collection, and preservation of photography, film and video.

Since its founding in 1983, the Museum of Photographic Arts (MoPA) has been devoted to collecting, conserving and exhibiting the entire spectrum of the photographic medium. The Museum’s endeavors consistently address cultural, historical and social issues through its exhibitions and public programs.

The Museum of Photographic Arts is accredited by the American Association of Museums and is a member-supported, private, non-profit institution. Additional support for museum programs is provided in part by the City of San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture, the Joan and Irwin Jacobs Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation, theCounty of San Diego Community Enhancement Fund, the San Diego Foundation, theLegler Benbough Foundation, the MetLife Foundation, the James Irvine Foundation, the Institute for Museum and Library Services and the National Endowment for the Arts.

 


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