Archive for August, 2009

Final Mix Architecture Roundtable at MCASD this Thursday September 3

Monday, August 31st, 2009

The final special event presented in conjunction with the "Mix" architecture show at MCASD is this week, September 3, 2009. Click through the image below to RSVP at the MCASD event page. [caption id="attachment_188" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="Mix Architecture round table September 3, 2009 at MCASD"][/caption]

The Art of Photography show now open in downtown San Diego

Sunday, August 30th, 2009

The annual Art of Photography international competition opened with its Gala reception in downtown San Diego's historic Lyceum Theater this past Saturday night, and is now open for viewing through November 1, 2009. If you're not familiar with this stellar annual international art event in San Diego, you really should check ...

California mural guide explores Large Art in Small Places

Sunday, August 23rd, 2009

TFM found this book review on The Californian website about Kevin Bruce's "Large Art in Small Places: Discovering the California Mural Towns" published by Ten Speed Press. Content: A treasure trove of more than 250 contemporary murals, this collection features short descriptions of each town and its attractions alongside the ...

Curator Stephanie Hanor leaves MCASD

Monday, August 10th, 2009

TFM just found this post from Art Now San Diego linking to the UT article about curator Stephanie Hanor leaving MCASD for the Bay Area.

@ MCASD in August & September 2009

Friday, August 7th, 2009

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A misunderstanding over art in Balboa Park?

Monday, August 3rd, 2009

An interesting "misunderstanding" between the City of San Diego and the San Diego Museum of Artin Balboa Park. When the San Diego Museum of Art installed an Alexander Calder sculpture near its entrance in June, officials were thrilled to have the city's only major piece by the American modernist so front ...

The San Diego Museum of Art Receives Significant Collection from Sana Art Foundation

Monday, August 3rd, 2009

Latest news from another of our favorite San Diego art institutions, the San Diego Museum of Art, who just scored this terrific donation: SAN DIEGO, CA.- The San Diego Museum of Art is acquiring a significant collection of works of art from Africa, Oceania, and the Americas (AOA) as part of ...