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Mingei International Museum

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1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
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February 2023

Thu 9
February 9 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until February 26, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until February 26, 2023

This is Our Story

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
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The exhibition This Is Our Story features works by self-taught artists from various parts of the United States, with different levels of education and ethnic/cultural backgrounds. What all the artists have in common is that none of them practiced their creativity in the context of the academic art world. Instead, they created their work for personal use or for their families, for self-expression, self-representation, and to participate in the joy of making. Each work of art is deeply personal and invites us…

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Thu 9
February 9 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
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A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

$14 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Thu 9
February 9 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
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One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Thu 9
February 9 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
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This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Fri 10
February 10 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until February 26, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until February 26, 2023

This is Our Story

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

The exhibition This Is Our Story features works by self-taught artists from various parts of the United States, with different levels of education and ethnic/cultural backgrounds. What all the artists have in common is that none of them practiced their creativity in the context of the academic art world. Instead, they created their work for personal use or for their families, for self-expression, self-representation, and to participate in the joy of making. Each work of art is deeply personal and invites us…

$14 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Fri 10
February 10 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

$14 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Fri 10
February 10 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Fri 10
February 10 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Sat 11
February 11 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until February 26, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until February 26, 2023

This is Our Story

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

The exhibition This Is Our Story features works by self-taught artists from various parts of the United States, with different levels of education and ethnic/cultural backgrounds. What all the artists have in common is that none of them practiced their creativity in the context of the academic art world. Instead, they created their work for personal use or for their families, for self-expression, self-representation, and to participate in the joy of making. Each work of art is deeply personal and invites us…

$14 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Sat 11
February 11 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

$14 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Sat 11
February 11 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Sat 11
February 11 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Sun 12
February 12 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until February 26, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until February 26, 2023

This is Our Story

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

The exhibition This Is Our Story features works by self-taught artists from various parts of the United States, with different levels of education and ethnic/cultural backgrounds. What all the artists have in common is that none of them practiced their creativity in the context of the academic art world. Instead, they created their work for personal use or for their families, for self-expression, self-representation, and to participate in the joy of making. Each work of art is deeply personal and invites us…

$14 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Sun 12
February 12 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

$14 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Sun 12
February 12 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Sun 12
February 12 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Mon 13
February 13 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until February 26, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until February 26, 2023

This is Our Story

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

The exhibition This Is Our Story features works by self-taught artists from various parts of the United States, with different levels of education and ethnic/cultural backgrounds. What all the artists have in common is that none of them practiced their creativity in the context of the academic art world. Instead, they created their work for personal use or for their families, for self-expression, self-representation, and to participate in the joy of making. Each work of art is deeply personal and invites us…

$14 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Mon 13
February 13 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

$14 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Mon 13
February 13 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Mon 13
February 13 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Mon 13
February 13 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Tue 14
February 14 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until February 26, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until February 26, 2023

This is Our Story

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

The exhibition This Is Our Story features works by self-taught artists from various parts of the United States, with different levels of education and ethnic/cultural backgrounds. What all the artists have in common is that none of them practiced their creativity in the context of the academic art world. Instead, they created their work for personal use or for their families, for self-expression, self-representation, and to participate in the joy of making. Each work of art is deeply personal and invites us…

$14 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Tue 14
February 14 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

$14 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Tue 14
February 14 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Tue 14
February 14 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Wed 15
February 15 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until February 26, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until February 26, 2023

This is Our Story

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

The exhibition This Is Our Story features works by self-taught artists from various parts of the United States, with different levels of education and ethnic/cultural backgrounds. What all the artists have in common is that none of them practiced their creativity in the context of the academic art world. Instead, they created their work for personal use or for their families, for self-expression, self-representation, and to participate in the joy of making. Each work of art is deeply personal and invites us…

$14 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Wed 15
February 15 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

$14 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Wed 15
February 15 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Wed 15
February 15 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Thu 16
February 16 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until February 26, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until February 26, 2023

This is Our Story

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

The exhibition This Is Our Story features works by self-taught artists from various parts of the United States, with different levels of education and ethnic/cultural backgrounds. What all the artists have in common is that none of them practiced their creativity in the context of the academic art world. Instead, they created their work for personal use or for their families, for self-expression, self-representation, and to participate in the joy of making. Each work of art is deeply personal and invites us…

$14 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Thu 16
February 16 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

$14 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Thu 16
February 16 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Thu 16
February 16 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Fri 17
February 17 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until February 26, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until February 26, 2023

This is Our Story

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

The exhibition This Is Our Story features works by self-taught artists from various parts of the United States, with different levels of education and ethnic/cultural backgrounds. What all the artists have in common is that none of them practiced their creativity in the context of the academic art world. Instead, they created their work for personal use or for their families, for self-expression, self-representation, and to participate in the joy of making. Each work of art is deeply personal and invites us…

$14 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Fri 17
February 17 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

$14 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Fri 17
February 17 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

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Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
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One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

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Fri 17
February 17 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

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Sat 18
February 18 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until February 26, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until February 26, 2023

This is Our Story

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

The exhibition This Is Our Story features works by self-taught artists from various parts of the United States, with different levels of education and ethnic/cultural backgrounds. What all the artists have in common is that none of them practiced their creativity in the context of the academic art world. Instead, they created their work for personal use or for their families, for self-expression, self-representation, and to participate in the joy of making. Each work of art is deeply personal and invites us…

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Sat 18
February 18 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
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A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

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Sat 18
February 18 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

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Sat 18
February 18 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

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Sun 19
February 19 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until February 26, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until February 26, 2023

This is Our Story

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

The exhibition This Is Our Story features works by self-taught artists from various parts of the United States, with different levels of education and ethnic/cultural backgrounds. What all the artists have in common is that none of them practiced their creativity in the context of the academic art world. Instead, they created their work for personal use or for their families, for self-expression, self-representation, and to participate in the joy of making. Each work of art is deeply personal and invites us…

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Sun 19
February 19 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

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Sun 19
February 19 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

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Sun 19
February 19 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

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Mon 20
February 20 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until February 26, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until February 26, 2023

This is Our Story

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

The exhibition This Is Our Story features works by self-taught artists from various parts of the United States, with different levels of education and ethnic/cultural backgrounds. What all the artists have in common is that none of them practiced their creativity in the context of the academic art world. Instead, they created their work for personal use or for their families, for self-expression, self-representation, and to participate in the joy of making. Each work of art is deeply personal and invites us…

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Mon 20
February 20 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

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Mon 20
February 20 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

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Mon 20
February 20 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Mon 20
February 20 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Tue 21
February 21 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until February 26, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until February 26, 2023

This is Our Story

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

The exhibition This Is Our Story features works by self-taught artists from various parts of the United States, with different levels of education and ethnic/cultural backgrounds. What all the artists have in common is that none of them practiced their creativity in the context of the academic art world. Instead, they created their work for personal use or for their families, for self-expression, self-representation, and to participate in the joy of making. Each work of art is deeply personal and invites us…

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Tue 21
February 21 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

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Tue 21
February 21 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

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Tue 21
February 21 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Wed 22
February 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until February 26, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until February 26, 2023

This is Our Story

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

The exhibition This Is Our Story features works by self-taught artists from various parts of the United States, with different levels of education and ethnic/cultural backgrounds. What all the artists have in common is that none of them practiced their creativity in the context of the academic art world. Instead, they created their work for personal use or for their families, for self-expression, self-representation, and to participate in the joy of making. Each work of art is deeply personal and invites us…

$14 ADMISSION

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Wed 22
February 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

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Wed 22
February 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Wed 22
February 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Thu 23
February 23 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until February 26, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until February 26, 2023

This is Our Story

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

The exhibition This Is Our Story features works by self-taught artists from various parts of the United States, with different levels of education and ethnic/cultural backgrounds. What all the artists have in common is that none of them practiced their creativity in the context of the academic art world. Instead, they created their work for personal use or for their families, for self-expression, self-representation, and to participate in the joy of making. Each work of art is deeply personal and invites us…

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Thu 23
February 23 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

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Thu 23
February 23 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Thu 23
February 23 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Fri 24
February 24 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until February 26, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until February 26, 2023

This is Our Story

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

The exhibition This Is Our Story features works by self-taught artists from various parts of the United States, with different levels of education and ethnic/cultural backgrounds. What all the artists have in common is that none of them practiced their creativity in the context of the academic art world. Instead, they created their work for personal use or for their families, for self-expression, self-representation, and to participate in the joy of making. Each work of art is deeply personal and invites us…

$14 ADMISSION

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Fri 24
February 24 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

$14 ADMISSION

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Fri 24
February 24 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Fri 24
February 24 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Fri 24
February 24 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Coffee and Conversations: Paper Connections by Bhavna Mehta

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
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How can art create a bridge among disparate narratives and offer a fresh perspective? In this talk, Bhavna will present her community and installation projects conceived and developed using stories and paper. Cutting, folding, and layering paper are utilized to make connections and invite the viewer to experience joy and reverie. RVSP Required | Space limited $15 guests | $8 for members | $10.00 Seniors More About Bhavna Mehta By cutting paper and embroidering fabric, Bhavna Mehta tells stories that…

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Sat 25
February 25 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until February 26, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until February 26, 2023

This is Our Story

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

The exhibition This Is Our Story features works by self-taught artists from various parts of the United States, with different levels of education and ethnic/cultural backgrounds. What all the artists have in common is that none of them practiced their creativity in the context of the academic art world. Instead, they created their work for personal use or for their families, for self-expression, self-representation, and to participate in the joy of making. Each work of art is deeply personal and invites us…

$14 ADMISSION

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Sat 25
February 25 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

$14 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Sat 25
February 25 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Sat 25
February 25 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
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This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

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Sun 26
February 26 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until February 26, 2023

This is Our Story

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
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The exhibition This Is Our Story features works by self-taught artists from various parts of the United States, with different levels of education and ethnic/cultural backgrounds. What all the artists have in common is that none of them practiced their creativity in the context of the academic art world. Instead, they created their work for personal use or for their families, for self-expression, self-representation, and to participate in the joy of making. Each work of art is deeply personal and invites us…

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Sun 26
February 26 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
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A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

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Sun 26
February 26 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
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One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

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Sun 26
February 26 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
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This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Mon 27
February 27 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
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A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

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Mon 27
February 27 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
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One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Mon 27
February 27 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Mon 27
February 27 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Tue 28
February 28 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
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A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

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Tue 28
February 28 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
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One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Tue 28
February 28 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

March 2023

Wed 1
March 1 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
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A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

$14 ADMISSION

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Wed 1
March 1 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Wed 1
March 1 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Thu 2
March 2 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

$14 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Thu 2
March 2 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Thu 2
March 2 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Fri 3
March 3 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

$14 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Fri 3
March 3 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Fri 3
March 3 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Sat 4
March 4 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

$14 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Sat 4
March 4 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Sat 4
March 4 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Sun 5
March 5 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

$14 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Sun 5
March 5 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Sun 5
March 5 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Mon 6
March 6 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 20, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 20, 2023

Commons Level Exhibition

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

A celebration of art from around the globe and across time. Objects in this exhibition range from functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical folk toys and miniatures from around the globe, all celebrating the many ways art connects us across geography and time. These objects also showcase the intricate interplay between humans and the natural world, as well as the persistent desire to make and live with beautiful and well-crafted things. Above all, the objects are intended to…

$14 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Mon 6
March 6 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until April 30, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 30, 2023

Piñatas

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High Art of Celebration is one of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. This groundbreaking show includes more than 80 works made by Latinx artists and makers from across the U.S. and explores how piñatas are designed, constructed and executed, along with the role they play in modern material culture and in artistic…

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

Mon 6
March 6 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, repeating until August 27, 2023

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until August 27, 2023

A World of Beads

Mingei International Museum, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92102 United States
+ Google Map

This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and animal materials to fabricated metal and glass, these single beads and beaded objects were made by different cultures from around the world and were largely acquired by Mingei International Museum from The Bead Museum in Prescott, Arizona.

$14.00 ADMISSION

Requires Admission

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