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Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego-Downtown

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Phenomenal

Amazing exhibition, so sorry it's closing - ever.  Many works which are 40+ years old are still fresh and mind-boggling: Bruce Nauman's green-lit compressed corridor, from which you emerge seeing everything as pink; Robert Irwin's room with a view of the beach, with cut-outs in the actual glass of the windows; Eric Orr's capsule-shaped room devoid of any light.  Each of these changes the way you see.  You look out Irwin's windows, then out through the glass, feel the ocean breeze, see how you normally look, and how this forces you to compare the inside/outside.  Many people can't bring themselve... [more]
Posted by Susan Chorpenning on 1/22/12