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Upcoming Exhibitions

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Poets, Symbols and Songs: August 1, 2014-October 26, 2014

3rd Floor Art Forum Each year, the County of Santa Cruz honors an incredible creative leader who has made a significant impact in our community. 2014 Santa Cruz County Artist of the Year John Babcock will share a range of handmade paper work, from vibrant smaller creations of folded paper to large, brightly-pigmented panels.     Join […]

Contribute to upcoming exhibitions

Contribute to Upcoming Exhibitions

As the MAH becomes a more community-based museum, we are inviting you to collaborate, contribute, and co-create parts of our exhibitions with us. We see these participatory elements as ways to enhance the museum experience by showcasing a greater diversity of stories, objects, and activities. This page shares some of the objects and stories we […]

Future Exhibitions (Spring 2014 and beyond)

Here’s what is coming up at the MAH: In the Solari Gallery on the 2nd floor: Spring 2014: “Nikki McClure: Cutting Her Own Path” – a traveling exhibition from the Museum of Contemporary Craft featuring the papercutting art of Nikki McClure, Olympia-based artist, printmaker, and riot grrl. Summer 2014: “Crossing Cultures: Belle Yang and Stories […]