Archive for September, 2009

World’s greenest museum?

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

Check out this fascinating article about the California Academy of Sciences from smartplanet.com. The California Academy of Sciences re-opended last year after a three-year, four hundred and eighty million dollar, renovation. Not only was the museum able to achieve the status of being the only museum in the world with a ...

More Free Museums in Los Angeles this weekend

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

Art Now San Diego posted this link today about free museum admission in Los Angeles this weekend. Participating Museums: * Armory Center for the Arts - Both Days * The Autry National Center - Sunday, October 4th ONLY * Bowers Museum - ...

Smithsonian Free Museum Day Today 9/26!

Saturday, September 26th, 2009

Reminder that most San Diego museums are free today courtesy of the Smithsonian organization. Download your free passes now at microsite.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/admission.html and head out to your favorite San Diego museum(s) today for fre!

This Friday 9/25 at MCASD: Automatic Cities opens

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

Friday, September 25 > 7-9 PM MCASD La Jolla Free to MCASD Members / $20 General Celebrate the opening of the Museum's newest exhibition with the artists, curators, and Members. Plus enjoy live music and libations (cash bar) as you get an exclusive sneak peek ...

September at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego

Monday, September 7th, 2009

What's Happening This Month at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego: PROGRAMS ...

Smithsonian Museum Day coming September 26

Thursday, September 3rd, 2009

The San Diego North County Times published this excellent heads-up about Smithsonian Magazine's upcoming Museum Day on September 26 and lists all participating San Diego county museums. Mark your calendars. Smithsonian Magazine's annual Museum Day is coming up Sept. 26. The magazine launched the program five years ago to encourage museums ...