The Museum of Art & History at the McPherson Center

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Past Exhibitions 2009

Down to Earth: Santa Cruz Studio Ceramics Joel Magen

December 19, 2009 – March 7, 2010; Location: Lobby. Joel Magen has been a potter for over 30 years. He owns and operates Dark Horse Pottery in Davenport and has been part owner and operator of Santa Cruz Pottery in Santa Cruz, California for 28 years. “I live on the coast just north of Santa […]

James Scoppettone, Andre the Chef

Jim Scoppettone and Family

December 19, 2009 – March 14, 2010. James Scoppettone’s contribution to contemporary American Impressionism has been recognized by collectors and curators throughout the world. Prestigious public and private art collections including American Pharmaceuticals, Nissin Foods of Japan, Pepsi Cola, the collections of numerous entertainers and CEOs, and the St Louis Museum in St. Paul, Minnesota, […]

William (Skip) Epperson

Rydell Visual Arts Fellows Exhibition

December 19, 2009 – March 14, 2010. This exhibition showcases the works of William “Skip” Epperson, Felicia Rice, Terri Garland and Daniella Woolf, recipients of the 2008 and 2009 Rydell Visual Arts Fellowship Program at The Community Foundation of Santa Cruz County. The Rydell Visual Arts Fund was created by Roy and Frances Rydell to […]

Covering Ground: New Works on Paper by Robynn Smith

Covering Ground: New Works on Paper by Robynn Smith

December 12, 2009 – March 7, 2010. Robynn Smith’s new work combines her interest and training in both sculpture and painting. She builds the surface and gouges it away as she works to find the beauty in true thought and action. The surface of her artwork then becomes a geographical, archaeological site with covered and […]

Cielo/Sky Satellite Exhibition

November 6 – December 6, 2009. Exhibition launches cultural exchange between sister cities Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands and Santa Cruz, California What: Opening of exhibition Cielo/Sky featuring artists from Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands. Where: multiple locations in downtown Santa Cruz and University of California Santa Cruz (UCSC) When: Friday November 6, […]