Behold, America! Art of the United States from Three San Diego Museums offers a dynamic examination of the history of American art. Told through the lens of the permanent collections of the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, The San Diego Museum of Art and the Timken Museum of Art. This Publication offers a rich and overarching study of San Diego’s own history of American art through a diverse group of art objects with an emphasis on artistic innovation and issues such as the environment, colonialism and immigration.
This book includes nine essays by academics, curators, critics and an archivist, and four interviews with leading contemporary artists.
411 pages, over 200 color images. Hardcover.