In the Main Gallery

Muzeo Express

Main Gallery | November 27 - January 23, 2022

Join Muzeo for the return of an annual downtown Anaheim holiday tradition that is fun for the entire family! Muzeo Express showcases whimsical model train dioramas that bring the spirit of the holidays to life. Jump on board to view pop culture favorites like Thomas the Train and Disney’s Radiator Springs and traditional holiday scenes like Polar Express and the 18 Gauge!

 

Admission: Free for Train Pass holders, $10 for Adults, $8 for Children and Seniors, $7 for Anaheim Residents.

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In the Historic Carnegie Galleries

Yara Almouradi: Seen and Heard

Turner Gallery | November 13 - January 9, 2022

Yara Almouradi: Seen and Heard presents 9 portraits of Syrian refugees in graphite with ephemera from their lives.

The goal of this project is to counter Western media output regarding the Syrian Revolution and refugees. The violence, trauma, defeat and victim-centric track needed to be derailed and it is Yara's mission to do so utilizing her art.

By presenting Syrians, who happen to be refugees, Yara ensures that her subjects are first seen as individuals then heard as a community.

 

Clarence Pointer: Painting with a Pencil

Turner Gallery | November 13 - January 9, 2022

Painting with a Pencil exhibits over 20 of Clarence "Pencilman" Pointer's pencil drawings.

Born in Hillsboro, Alabama, Clarence developed his talents with no formal training, but with great support from family and friends.  Over time Clarence has developed his own unique style of drawing. He always believed in creating realistic, detailed masterpieces, that would best showcase his utmost abilities. Pointer welcomes challenging and seemingly difficult projects; it keeps him sharp. Success came after lots of practice, perseverance, self-discipline, patience and determination.

Virtual Exhibitions

Irfan Murtaza

Digital Exhibition

The exhibition, installed in February for digital presentation only, features 30 works of acrylic on canvas. Paintings are in the realist tradition and are inspired by important places and objects and the people who made them. Irfan Murtaza is an Anaheim-based artist.

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Calligraphy of Korean Poetry: Artist Conversation in Brush and Wood by Tae Sun Hwang

Digital Exhibition | November 23, 2020 - January 10, 2020

Korean-born master calligrapher Tae Sun Hwang is a practitioner of healing art in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. She finds her rest in brush and ink in her leisure time. This exhibition is a collection of the last forty years of her calligraphy in Korean and Chines brush work.

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Costumes of the Anaheim Ballet's Nutcracker

Digital Exhibition

Muzeo is thrilled to participate in Anaheim Ballet's celebration of the annual holiday tradition, the Nutcracker. This digital exhibition offers a glimpse into the world of Nutcracker costumes, adding wonderful context to the timeless story, bringing us closer to its characters, and opening our eyes to the creative and multi-layered artistic process of Anaheim Ballet's Founding Directors and production team. Thanks to Anaheim Ballet's Directors Larry Rosenberg and Sarma Lapeneiks Rosenberg and Company Administrator, Ashley Duree. Special thank to Anaheim Ballet Board Member and former Anaheim Ballet dancer Rayell Segerstrom.

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"I Matter Because ..." - Work by AESD Students from the Reflections Contest

Digital Exhibition

The National PTA's Reflections program has been inspiring student artists for over 50 years. Each year, over 300,000 students in Pre-K through Grade 12 create original works of art in response to a student-selected theme. The theme for the 2020-2021 program year was I Matter Because....   Students were encouraged to reflect on the theme by exploring their own thoughts, feelings and ideas. Each entry is accompanied by an artist statement, in which the student explains his/her feelings or thoughts about the art. Students were invited to submit art in the following categories: Visual Arts, Literature, Film Production, Dance Choreography, Music Composition, and Photography.  Muzeo is proud to feature art works from students in grades Kindergarten to 6 in the categories of Visual Arts, Literature, and Photography.

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Muzeo Express: Holiday Model Trains

Digital Exhibition | November 14, 2020 - January 24, 2021

Unfortunately, Muzeo Express will not be open to the public this holiday season. We are hugely grateful to our model train experts and hobbyists who created and crafted this year's displays. We look forward to seeing you next year!

See photos from the exhibition here


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