“Artists featured in the exhibition include Diego Velázquez, Peter Paul Rubens, Bartolomé Esteban Murillo, Francisco de Zurbarán, Jusepe de Ribera, El Greco, Juan de Valdés Leal, Juan Sánchez Cotán, and many more. This exhibition also marks the first time since the 1935 exhibition for the California Pacific International Exposition that all five of the Spanish masters represented on the Museum’s building façade—Velázquez, Murillo, Zurbarán, Ribera and El Greco—will be shown together at the Museum.”Read More
A six-installation exhibition of Tim Shaw’s work is currently on view at the San Diego Museum of Art. Dubbed by the museum’s press as “an exploration of global terrorism, freedom of speech, and artificial intelligence as expressed through six thought-provoking installations”.
The exhibit opened to the public Saturday October 20, and will be on view through the end of the year. Shaw’s first museum exhibition in the United States showcases his intellectual talents along with the artist’s engaging body of work. Beyond Reason focuses on somber themes such as terrorism and abuse of power, yet it’s presentation is forged with an almost inquisitive and darkly insightful approach that instills a desire for independent exploration of the subjects. It is this persistent addressing of challenging or deeper issues that leaves one enjoying it for both the emotive nature of the themes, as well as the brilliantly immersive installations.Read More