"Ojai Collects" Opens At Ojai Valley Museum
The Ojai Valley Museum opens its third exhibition to celebrate the "individual passion for collecting".
When: Saturday, June 29, 2013, 10 a.m.
Where: Ojai Valley Museum, 130 W. Ojai Ave., Ojai, CA
Cost: Free - $4
Age limit: All ages
” “Ojai Collects” includes significant works from eight private collections housed in this community. Many of these pieces have never been shown in public prior to this exhibit. The exhibition runs June 29, through Sunday, September 15, 2013. The opening reception will be on Saturday, July 13, from 5 to 7 p.m. It is free and open to the public.
Included in the private collections are works by American modern art stars such as Claes Oldenburg, Edward Kienholz, Jasper Johns and Frank Stella, among others; etchings by Edward Borein, describing the American West and cowboy culture; pieces by premier glass artists Dale Chihuly and William Morris; and Mickey Mouse and other Disney collectibles. All are pieces that have never been organized into an exhibition in this manner, and rarely, if ever, seen by the public!
Admission: free for current 2013 members, adults - $4.00, children 6–18 - $1.00 and children 5 and under – free. Gallery hours are Tuesday – Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday, noon to 4 p.m. Tours are available by appointment. Free parking is available off Blanche Street at back of museum.
Event posted June 25, 2013
Last updated June 25, 2013