An all new exhibit chronicling over 165 years of election history through artifacts on loan from California State Archives and others underscoring voters have always held the power to shape the state’s future.
A journey through life, love and death, “Day of the Dead: Art of Día de los Muertos 2016” features contemporary altar installations by California artists opening in the Museum’s fiesta celebrating the cultural tradition of honoring loved ones lost on Oct. 14, 2016.
Explore the legacy of legendary designer Primo Angeli, whose work for brands including Ben & Jerry’s, DHL and dozens more from 1959 to the present continue to shape the field of graphic communications today.
Traveling exhibit co-created by the Skirball Cultural Center and Academy Museum of Motion Pictures exploring the legacy of émigrés who fled Nazi persecution in American cinema and culture through their achievements in classic films like “Casablanca” (1941), “Mildred Pierce” (1945) and “Sunset Boulevard” (1950).
An all new permanent exhibit, “We Are All Californians: Stories of Modern Immigration” examines the journeys of immigrants to the Golden State in the 21st century through oral histories presented on a 20′ multimedia wall.