The Art of California, 1880 to the Present at Monterey Museum of Art-Pacific
- When: Friday, January 28, 2011, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
- Where: Monterey Museum of Art-Pacific, Monterey
- Cost: Not available
- Age limit: Not available
- Categories: Art (ongoing), Art (opening), Museum exhibits
The museum cleans house of the deep line-up of historical and contemporary art that's been showing on its spacious walls to make room for a whole new sweep of works. They include an exhibitions The Art of California, 1880 to the Present, consisting of seminal California impressionists, photographers and printmakers of the region including William Ritschel; and two exhibitions under the aegis of Adams & Weston and the Masters of California Photography, split into two shows including color and black and white photography, paintings, works on paper and bronze sculptures, headlined by Edward Weston and Ansel Adams. It opens wide Friday, Jan. 28, and runs for months. (See Art story.) [WR] 5-7pm Fri Jan. 28 opening reception; 11am-5pm Wed-Sat; 1-4pm Sun. Monterey Museum of Art-Pacific, 559 Pacific St., Monterey. $2.50/child, senior; $5/adult; free/member. 372-5477, www.montereyart.org.