Oceanside Museum of Art
The Oceanside Museum of Art is a premier regional art museum in Southern California and a leader of arts and culture in North County San Diego. Opened in 1995, OMA educates and inspires through a unique range of diverse engaging exhibitions and programs that connect people with regional, national and global artists and art forms. The museum is open Tuesday-Saturday 10 am to 4 pm and Sunday 1 to 4 p.m. Free admission the first Sunday of every month, general admission is $8, $5 for seniors and free for students and military. For more information call 760-435.3720 or visit oma-online.org.
The museum is located at 704 Pier View Way in downtown Oceanside, California, within walking distance from the Oceanside transit center with Amtrak, Coaster, Sprinter, and Metrolink stops.
ExhibitsIn the Abstract: Midcentury San Diego Painting and Sculpture
Runs August 15 to November 1.Curated by Dave Hampton, In the Abstract features an extensive assembly of paintings, sculpture, and works in other media that represent a cross-section of the San Diego art community as it was in the 1950s and 1960s. BB Bastidas: Altering Altars
Runs July 11 to January 3, 2016.
Altering Altars represents an evolution of ideas from Oceanside artist BB Bastidas wherein he seeks to have visitors experience his personal artistic process via a recreation of his bedroom.Baby Tattoo: The Carnival of Astounding Art
Runs August 22 to January 3, 2016.
Oceanside Museum of Art celebrates a flair for the theatrical and love of the outrageous in Baby Tattoo: Carnival of Astounding Art, curated by Bob Self.Bhavna Mehta: Gush
Runs September 4 to January 3, 2016.
During the year-long project Paper Pattern Story, conceived and conducted by artist Bhavna Mehta, the artist collected patterns and stories from the community as inspiration for a cut paper installation artwork to display in the intimate Parker Gallery.
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