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Axline Lecture




Axline Lecture

Location: James S. Copley Auditorium

Tuesday, July 10
7:00 p.m.
James S. Copley Auditorium

Join contemporary artist Nancy Lorenz, whose abstract Japanese-inspired gilding and lacquerwork is the subject of the Museum’s exhibition Nancy Lorenz: Moon Gold, as she explores the genesis of her work, her creative process, and her place in the world of contemporary art.

The Axline Lecture is presented annually by The San Diego Museum of Art and the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego in recognition of the extraordinary bequest by Rea and Jackie Axline to both institutions in 1999.

$5 Museum and MCASD members | $7.50 students, military and seniors | $10 nonmembers

CIRCLE, Friend and Sponsor level members receive free admission. RSVP by July 2 to or 619.696.1920.

Space is limited and this lecture is expected to sell out. Tickets for all other membership levels and the public will be on sale June 26.


Featured: Nancy Lorenz, Rock Garden Room (detail), 2004. Silver leaf, mother-of-pearl inlay, pigment, gesso, lacquer on 12 wood panels
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July 10
7:00 pm
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