San Diego Museum of Art [1926- ]
ECA Control Number: 18781
Record Level: Listing
Record Type: Art Museum/Institution
Museum/Institution Name: San Diego Museum of Art
Location(s): Balboa Park, 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92102
“The San Diego Museum of Art is a fine arts museum located at 1450 El Prado in Balboa Park in San Diego, California that houses a broad collection with particular strength in Spanish art. The San Diego Museum of Art opened as The Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego on February 28, 1926, and changed its name to the San Diego Museum of Art in 1978. The official Balboa Park website calls the San Diego Museum of Art “the region’s oldest and largest art museum”. Nearly half a million people visit the museum each year.”
Citation: “San Diego Museum of Art.” Wikipedia. Updated October 22, 2016. Accessed February 7, 2017. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San_Diego_Museum_of_Art
WORKS BY EMIL CARLSEN
LIST OF EXHIBITIONS (8)
AFTER CARLSEN’S DEATH (3)
2013 San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA, “Art of the Americas, San Diego Museum of Art” December 21-23.
2012-2013 San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA, “Behold, America! Art of the United States from Three San Diego Museums”, November 10, 2012 – February 10, 2013.
2010-2011 San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA, “Art of the United States from the San Diego Museum of Art, The San Diego Museum of Art”, November 6, 2010 – February 9, 2011.
DURING CARLSEN’S LIFETIME (1)
1926 San Diego Museum of Art [1926- ], San Diego, CA, “Inaugural Exhibition, Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego”, February 26 – March 31.
LOAN EXHIBITIONS (4)
1999 Vance Jordan Gallery, New York, NY, “Emil Carlsen: Quiet Magic“, October 28 – December 10.
1992 Charles H. MacNider Museum, Mason City, IA, “Looking at America: An Exhibition Featuring Selections from the San Diego Museum”, August 21 – October 4.
1975 Wortsman Rowe Galleries, San Francisco, CA, “The Art of Emil Carlsen 1853-1932“, January 10-February 21; Rubicon Gallery, Los Altos, CA, January 17-February 28; The El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, TX, March 2-March 30; Robert Rice Gallery, Houston, TX, April 10-May; Coe Kerr Gallery, New York, NY, June-July; The Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego, San Diego, CA, August 20-October 10; The Norton Gallery of Art, West Palm Beach, FL, November-December.
1929 Laguna Beach Art Association at The Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego, San Diego, CA, May.
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February 7, 2017
February 7, 2017