Archive for March, 2010

Ryan McGinness | MCASD 2010 Art Auction works

Wednesday, March 31st, 2010

The Frame Maker staff has loved Ryan McGinness' intricately illustrated pieces ever since our friend Mark Quint began representing his work here in southern California, so of course its a pleasure to see his work contributed to the MCASD cause this spring.  Untitled is another McGinness piece where you have to ...

MCASD 2010 Art Auction works: Richard Serra

Friday, March 26th, 2010

For the 2008 MCASD Art Auction, The Frame Maker was honored to frame and present a print on paper from renowned sculptor Richard Serra.  Serra's contribution to the 2010 event is P&E XIX, 2007, another two dimensional work that pushes the third dimension through the use of paint stick on ...

MCASD 2010 Art Auction works: Javier Limon

Friday, March 26th, 2010

In 2009, The Frame Maker was honored to frame Javier Limon's entire show for MCASD as part of our annual corporate sponsorship. Not only was it a pleasure to handle Javier's intensely dark photos exploring the experience of Mexican immigrants (both legal and illegal) along the international border in California ...

MCASD 2010 Art Auction works: Tara Donovan

Wednesday, March 24th, 2010

Tara Donovan's recent show at MCASD was incredible, so naturally we were thrilled to see that she is donating one of her images on paper to the 2010 MCASD Art Auction.  Untitled is a dramatic 51 5/8 x 42 1/2 inches; here's the image from the MCASD Art Auction site:      For the ...

MCASD 2010 Art Auction works: David Adey

Tuesday, March 23rd, 2010

We've been fans of artist David Adey since his show at Luis de Jesus' Seminal Projects gallery in Little Italy in 2008, and featured one of his rosette pieces in our showroom later in collaboration with Luis. (Luis and Seminal Projects have since moved to Los Angeles, which is a ...

TFM sponsors MCASD Art Auction again in 2010

Monday, March 22nd, 2010

The Frame Maker is proud to be the trusted regular picture framer for the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego every year, but the bi-annual MCASD Art Auction gives us an exciting opportunity to take our support and enthusiasm for San Diego's premiere contemporary art institution a step further. 2010 marks ...

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego Thursday Night Thing this week 3/25

Monday, March 22nd, 2010

MCASD's Thursday NIght Thing (TNT) returns this week to the Jacobs Building complex at MCASD Downtown.  TNT: ON THE VERGE Thursday, March 25 , 7-10 PM MCASD Downtown, Jacobs Building Members: Free / General: $10 / Students: $7 As spring moves into full swing, TNT will celebrate new beginnings and the transformation of ...

Free Third Thursday Open House at MCASD LA Jolla this week

Monday, March 15th, 2010



MCASD leases new round of masterpieces to Bellagio Fine Art Gallery in Las Vegas

Sunday, March 7th, 2010

More smart marketing and imaginative leadership from MCASD's Hugh Davies in choppy economic times.  Call it a financial boost for public institutions or an ethical slap in the face. Either way, Las Vegas, one of few cities in the United States without a public art institution, is reaping museum-quality works... to ...

Contemporary Art Teacher Training at MCASD Teacher Institute this Saturday

Thursday, March 4th, 2010

This half-day seminar is offered this Saturday March 6, 2010 in conjunction with the "Classic Contemporary" show currently at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego La Jolla galleries, call the Education Department at 858 454 3541 x153 or e-mail education@mcasd.org (RSVP required; space is limited).