Art of the Americas: Mesoamerican, Pre-Columbian Art from Mingei’s Permanent Collection - Department of Cultural Affairs Art of the Americas: Mesoamerican, Pre-Columbian Art from Mingei’s Permanent Collection - Department of Cultural Affairs

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Art of the Americas: Mesoamerican, Pre-Columbian Art from Mingei’s Permanent Collection

Start
September 16, 2017
End
February 18
Cost
$7 - $10

“Art of the Americas” is the most comprehensive presentation to date of the Mingei Museum’s significant holdings of objects used by people from the ancient cultures of Mexico, Central America, and South America. Objects featured in the exhibition straddle cultural boundaries—from the Olmec and Mayan civilizations in Mexico to the Moche civilization in Peru—as well as numerous ancient traditions and cultures, including the indigenous Teuchitlán, Zoque, Huastec and western Mexican societies.

Tuesdays – Sundays 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Adults – $10, Seniors, Youth, and Educators, Students, Military with ID – $7, Free Tuesdays

Sponsor: Pacific Standard Time is an initiative of the Getty. The presenting sponsor is Bank of America

Photo caption: Male and Female Ancestor Figures, Mexico, Nayarit, 300 BCE–300 CE, Painted ceramic

Location

Mingei International Museum
Balboa Park, Plaza de Panama 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
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Phone:
619.239.0003
Website:
mingei.org

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