Archive for the ‘MCASD Downtown’ Category

Dario Robleto | MCASD 2010 Art Auction works

Tuesday, April 6th, 2010

We were blown away by Dario Robleto's phenomenal creations exhibited at the ArtistsRespond! show at MCASD in 2008-1009, and so are excited to his name among the contributors to this year's MCASD benefit art auction.   Notes on Electronics (Make Me Whole Again) is an iris print from another area altogether of ...

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: 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 ...

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 ...

Hugo Crosthwaite returns to San Diego for onsite drawing exhibition

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

The press release from TFM friend Pierette Van Cleve:  New York Artist Hugo Crosthwaite returns to create monumental On - Site Drawing and Exhibition Brutal Beauty for San Diego Museum of Art. Hugo Crosthwaite returns to San Diego for two celebrated events: a San Diego Museum of Art exhibit of his drawings entitled ...

Tara Donovan in person at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego

Wednesday, February 17th, 2010

The Frame Maker is pleased to continue as a corporate sponsor of the the Museum of Contemporary Art in 2010, and we want ot make sure you know about this chance to meet the artist behind one of the most visually rewarding shows MCASD has done recently, Tara Donovan: Saturday, February ...

MCASD’s Hugh Davies: This is a once in a lifetime opportunity for us.

Monday, February 1st, 2010

Reported in the San Diego Union-Tribune online:  From Santa Barbara to San Diego, arts venues are preparing exhibitions and a host of other programming that will be part of the ambitious initiative called “Pacific Standard Time: Art in Los Angeles, 1945-1980.” The Getty Foundation gave $3.6 million in 2008 to support ...

Last week to see Automatic Cities at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010

MCASD's Automatic Cities show is subtitled "The Architectural Imaginary in Contemporary Art" and "explores the myriad influences of architecture on contemporary art production". As big architecture fans, we enjoyed this show , which consists of "images of sites and cities built and unbuilt, rising from collective experience and imagination."  Automatic ...

New Year Programming at the Museum of Contemporary Art

Tuesday, January 12th, 2010

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