Exhibitions

through Feb 8

New Visions: Art and Invention in the 19th Century

11 Oct, 2014 - 8 Feb, 2015
Photography captured people, places and architecture of the 19th century. New Visions: Art and Invention in the 19th Century displays how pioneering photographers brought the world to people with images. This time of  “global visual culture” grew from an interest in other countries and cultures along with the development of photography.
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through Feb 1

We Are Family: Ninth Annual Youth Exhibition

11 Oct, 2014 - 1 Feb, 2015

The Museum of Photographic Arts invited students in grades K-12 across San Diego County to enter lens-based artwork in its Annual Juried Youth Exhibition. This year, participants share what family means in the ninth installment. We Are Family explores the relationships, traditions and emotions of family through photography. View more than 80 student works alongside a selection of complementary standout works from MOPA’s permanent collection.

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through Feb 8

Collective Restraint: Four Decades of Czech Photography

11 Oct, 2014 - 8 Feb, 2015
Political and social climate challenged and shaped artistic expression from the 1930s through 1960s in Czechoslovakia. Collective Restraint: Four Decades of Czech Photography presents how photographers worked together toward similar goals. The exhibition shares how Czechoslovakia’s rich history influenced artists during these decades.
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