The Museum of Art & History at the McPherson Center

Today is Saturday, January 21: Open 11am-5pm
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Upcoming Exhibitions

We Who Work: Prints and Tapestries by Hung Liu: March 3rd 2017 – June 6th 2017

Examine how labor shapes our lives through prints and tapestries by Hung Liu. Explore tapestries and mixed media prints by artist Hung Liu— one of the most renowned Chinese artists living in United States today.  Using historical Chinese photographs, Hung Liu creates vibrant portraits that honor figures too often forgotten– prostitutes, refugees, shoemakers, and more. Through a varied body of prints and […]

She Sang Me A Good Luck Song: April 7 2017 – July 23 2017

Step into a vibrant Native California through photographs by Dugan Aguilar and the Amah Mutsun Tribal Band Native American photographer Dugan Aguilar’s  self-described purpose is to “show Natives alive and well.” For almost forty years, he has traveled across California to photograph gatherings where California Indian people meet. People predicted California Indian People would succumb to […]

Lost Childhoods: July 7 2017 – December 31 2017

Lost Childhoods showcases the stories, struggles, and triumphs of transition-age foster youth across California. This exhibition is powerful platform for dialogue and action in Santa Cruz County. Lost Childhoods is a creative collaboration with the MAH’s C3 (Creative Community Committee), which includes the Foster Youth Museum, artists, foster youth, and advocates to empower youth to share […]