Gretchen Andrew: FUTURE NEWS

On view August 20, 2020 – January 3, 2021 Future News reframes conversations about truth online in terms of what search engine artist Gretchen Andrew calls “positive failures.” By using her vision boards to playfully hypnotize Google search results, she exposes the inherent and structural […]

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Joan Takayama-Ogawa in Virtual Currents

On view October 30 – November 22 Joan Takayama-Ogawa b. 1955 Mimbre, Pattern Painting, and Feminist Inspired Vessels Mimbre pottery techniques of painted black dots and ovals contrast the simple with the complex, the clear with the obscure, the easily perceived with persistent patience, dark […]

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Miniatures

November 17 – December 11, 2022 Calling All Artists! The Monterey Museum of Art announces Miniatures 2022 – the Museum’s annual members fundraising exhibition that celebrates our talented community of artists. All current Museum members are invited to donate an original work of art (no […]

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Dora Lisa Rosenbaum in Virtual Currents

  dora lisa rosenbaum b. 1979 Pacific Grove, CA Performative Memory Performative memory is defined as a “means through with societies remember.” Household day to day tasks, routines, rituals, consumption practices, and use of space within the home are all forms of performative memory. Focusing […]

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Gil Family Art Shoes in Virtual Currents

Jose Gil and the Gil Family Salinas, CA Gil Family Art Shoes Jose Gil knows a thing or two about motivating teams — even the one under his own roof. The Alisal High School boys basketball coach and athletic director refused to let the virus […]

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Ansel Adams Portraits: By and Of

August 1 – September 19, 2021 The Monterey Museum of Art is pleased to announce Ansel Adams Portraits: By and Of curated by Jeanne Falk Adams exclusively for the Monterey Museum of Art. The exhibition, located in the Dart Wing Galleries of MMA La Mirada, […]

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Currents + FLUX: Nancy Sevier

August 5 – October 2, 2022 Currents is a gallery space dedicated to recognizing the work of emerging and evolving California artists. Featuring a different artist every two months, Currents presents a range of media, styles, and genres.  Reprise.  Player pianos, guitar strings, and organ wires become […]

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Artist Residency: Victor-Mario Zaballa

October 20 – November 6, 2022 The Artist Residency program is a public programming initiative in celebration and support of California’s diverse arts community. Through dynamic art displays and participatory gallery experiences, the Museum invites visitors to connect more deeply with our resident artists and […]

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Currents: Michelle Yi Martin

October 7 – December 18, 2022 Currents is a gallery space dedicated to recognizing the work of emerging and evolving California artists. Featuring a different artist every two months, Currents presents a range of media, styles, and genres.  Being able to call a place “home” has […]

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Ken Hale in Virtual Currents

On view November 17, 2020 – January 3, 2021 Ken Hale b. 1948 Carmel Valley, CA The indirect qualities of printmaking suited my temperament and certainly provided an aesthetic framework for my decisions in painting, drawing and collage. I appropriate and manipulate images of historically […]

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