21 Feb, 2015 - 31 Dec, 2016
Did you know that some early photographs were known as the “mirror with a memory”?
That the first photograph of the moon was made more than 160 years ago?
Discover the answers to these questions and more in MOPA’s new gallery where you’ll explore the origins of photography, and its impact on how we view the world around us and ourselves.
Exhibition presented in English and Spanish.Read more
20 Feb, 2016 - 31 Dec, 2016
Special Micro Exhibition
Coinciding with the centennial anniversary of The National Park Service in 2016, America’s Cathedrals celebrates the important role the visual image has played in the history and creation of our national parks.
Drawn entirely from MOPA's permanent collection, America's Cathedrals features work by Ansel Adams, William Henry Jackson, Carleton Watkins and many more.Read more
28 May, 2016 - 9 Oct, 2016
Beauty and the Beast presents an examination of animals in photography in celebration of the San Diego Zoo Centennial. Showcasing a diverse range of photographers, the exhibition highlights the many ways animals are featured from portraits to supporting subjects.
Exhibition presented in English and Spanish.
Members' Opening Reception will be June 17, 2016, from 7 - 9 p.m. Not a MOPA member, yet? Click here to join!Read more