Past Exhibitions

May 21, 2021 – Jul 25, 2021


Commemorate the MAH's 25th anniversary with a celebratory collection of artworks and objects from our permanent collection.

Mar 10, 2021 – Apr 5, 2021

Community Justice Journal

In celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day (2021) Santa Cruz County community members, organizations, and students submitted entries sharing their dreams and plans for a just future.

Mar 15, 2019 – Mar 8, 2020

Idolos (Icons)

Make your way up the stairwell to see one artist recreate Mexican icons from his childhood that bridge the gap between his colliding identities.

Apr 5, 2019 – Jan 12, 2020

We're Still Here Traveling Exhibition

Visitors learn what social isolation for older adults feels like, and what creative local solutions look like, in this powerful exhibition created by 186 seniors and advocates.

Inspired by incredible collaborative artworks, over 53,000 visitors explored the exhibition. Then people chose over 7000 "action cards" from the 45 different invitations to donate or volunteer with local agencies to provide solutions to this growing problem.

Jul 5, 2019 – Nov 10, 2019


Step into an immersive piñata style recreation of a beloved local mural to feel the impact Latinx public art has on the community.