Private Collection will be Displayed Publicly for the First Time SAN DIEGO, CA – The San Diego Museum of Art is pleased to present Modern Masters from Latin America: The Pérez Simón Collection, an exhibition showcasing nearly 100 works of art by some of the greatest modern masters from countries including Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Ecuador, Guatemala, Mexico,…

May 22, 2017

Brenda Biondo

Brenda Biondo: Play Comes to The San Diego Museum of Art SAN DIEGO, CA – The San Diego Museum of Art is pleased to present Brenda Biondo: Play, on view from July 1, 2017 through January 7, 2018. Colorado-based photographer Brenda Biondo is best known for her images focusing on constructed abstractions, conservation and land-based issues. Brenda Biondo: Play brings…

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego (MCASD) and The San Diego Museum of Art To Present 17th Annual Axline Lecture Featuring Photographer Catherine Opie. Long-standing collaboration brings internationally acclaimed artists to San Diego San Diego, CA—The Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego (MCASD) and The San Diego Museum of Art will present internationally renowned photographer Catherine Opie as the featured speaker…

January 10, 2017

Art Alive Returns

San Diego –The San Diego Museum of Art’s 36th annual Art Alive, an event in which floral designers transform famous works of art from the permanent collection into exquisite floral displays, returns April 28–April 30, 2017. A highly anticipated San Diego spring tradition, Art Alive is the Museum’s signature fundraiser that provides support for education, outreach programs and special exhibitions….

The San Diego Museum of Art Awarded Reaccreditation by American Alliance of Museums SAN DIEGO – The San Diego Museum of Art is pleased to announce it has received reaccreditation from the American Alliance of Museums (AAM), the leading professional organization for museums in the United States. The reaccreditation signifies the Museum’s commitment to meeting, and in many areas exceeding,…

GURU’s ‘The San Diego Museum of Art App’ Selected as a Winner of CONNECT’s 29th Annual Most Innovative New Product Awards GURU’s ‘The San Diego Museum of Art App’ Selected as a Winner of CONNECT’s 29th Annual Most Innovative New Product Awards Popular Mobile App Offers Museum Visitors an Enhanced Experience Through Augmented Reality and Beacon Technology SAN DIEGO –…

THE SAN DIEGO MUSEUM OF ART ACQUIRES SPANISH BAROQUE MASTERPIECE 17th-Century Painting from Jusepe de Ribera Joins Museum’s Extensive Collection of Spanish Art SAN DIEGO, CA – The San Diego Museum of Art is proud to announce the acquisition of Saint James the Lesser (ca. 1632) by Jusepe de Ribera. This 17th-century work by the renowned Spanish Baroque master builds…

Richard Deacon: What You See Is What You Get Debuts At The San Diego Museum Of Art RICHARD DEACON: WHAT YOU SEE IS WHAT YOU GET DEBUTS AT THE SAN DIEGO MUSEUM OF ART The First Major U.S. Exhibition for the Internationally Acclaimed Artist San Diego – The San Diego Museum of Art is pleased to announce Richard Deacon: What…

September 29, 2016

Visible Vaults

Visible Vaults Offers Inside Look at The San Diego Museum of Art’s Permanent Collection New galleries to showcase nearly 300 rarely viewed works from the Museum vaults  SAN DIEGO – The San Diego Museum of Art is revealing hundreds of hidden masterpieces and cultural treasures with the opening of Visible Vaults, an interactive exhibition that brings works of art from…

The San Diego Museum of Art’s Collection of Indian Paintings Embarks on Nationwide Tour in Major New Exhibition San Diego – The San Diego Museum of Art will premiere 91 works of art from its world-renowned Edwin Binney 3rd Collection of Indian paintings in an exhibition titled Epic Tales from Ancient India: Paintings from The San Diego Museum of Art…