Exhibits and Performances

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Centro Cultural de la Raza

  • Permanent Exhibits

Fleet Science Center

  • IMAX films: “Dream Big: Engineering Our World”, “Extreme Weather” , “National Parks Adventure,” “A Beautiful Planet,” (ongoing)
  • So Moved: The Art and Science of Motion –  thru 6/4
  • Sherlock Holmes and the Clocktower Mystery – ongoing
  • Retro-Active Science – ongoing

Japanese Friendship Garden

  • The AjA Project: Reflect + Unfold (5/4 thru 7/23)
  • Ethan Snow (5/12 thru 7/12)

Marston House Museum & Gardens

  • Permanent Exhibits

 Mingei International Museum

  • Sandy Swirnoff – thru 6/4
  • Kanban – 4/15 thru 10/8
  • American and European Folk Art – thru 6/20
  • Trappings – 5/20 thru 11/12

 Museum of Photographic Arts

  • Seeing is Believing? – thru 10/29
  • India and the Picturesque – thru 5/16
  • Prix Pictet: Disorder – thru 5/23
  • Micro Exhibition: Ansel Adams: What Majestic Word – thru 5/16
  • Sebastião Salgado: Genesis – 5/24 thru 9/30

San Diego Air & Space Museum

  • 3D/4D films: “Jetpack Adventure,”  “Fly Me To the Moon,” “Canyon Coaster 3D,” and “Red Baron: Legend of the Air 3D”
  • Be the Astronaut – ongoing

 San Diego Art Institute

  • Diverge/Convene: Contemporary Mixed Media – 4/1 thru 5/15
  • Extra-Ordinary Collusion – 5/20 thru 7/2

 San Diego Automotive Museum

  • First Responders – thru 5/29

San Diego Hall of Champions

  •  Permanent Exhibits

 San Diego History Center

  • Part of the Patchwork: Reflections of African-American Life from the Archives (thru December)
  • The Lore Behind the ROAR! 100 Years of the San Diego Zoo –  thru 5/29
  • Art & Heritage, Three San Diego Jewish Artists: Baranceanu,Braun, & Sternberg (thru July 2017)
  • Inside / OUT – ongoing
  • Irving J. Gill: New Architecture for a Great Country – thru June
  • A Disappearing Breed: Japanese Gardeners in San Diego – thru May
  • Celebrate San Diego! The History & Heritage of San Diego’s Jewish Community-thru 1/1/18

 San Diego Model Railroad Museum

  • Science of Signals – ongoing
  • Toy Train Special Exhibit – 5/15 thru 5/29

 San Diego Museum of Man

  • Living With Animals – ongoing
  • Cannibals: Myth & Reality— thru 2018
  • Monsters! –  thru 2018
  • Facing Artifacts — ongoing
  • BEERology – thru  Aug 2017
  • Graffiti Art Murals – ongoing
  • California Tower Tours — ongoing
  • Race: Are We So Different? — ongoing

theNATSan Diego Natural History Museum·        

  • Giant-screen films:  “Ocean Oasis” (ongoing),          “Galapagos 3D” (5/1 thru 1/2/18), and “Sea Monsters 3D” (thru 9/4)
  • Ultimate Dinosaurs –   thru 9/4·        
  • Extraordinary Ideas from Ordinary People: A History of Citizen Science – ongoing· 
  •  Baja’s Wild Side – 5/15 thru 8/18             

The San Diego Museum of Art

  • Modern Japan – thru 8/13
  • Young Art 2017 – thru 5/28
  • Arts of South and SE Asia – thru 1/31/19
  • Picturing the Southwest – thru 8/20/17
  • American Art – thru 12/1/18
  • Visible Vaults – thru 11/12/19
  • Arts of Iran – thru 1/31/19
  • German Expressionism – 12/31/19
  • Venetian Views – thru 5/20
  • Art of the 20th Century – thru 12/31/19
  • Art of the Open Air – thru 2/13/18
  • Art of East Asia – thru 12/31/19
  • Richard Deacon: What You See Is What You Get – thru 7/25

Timken Museum of Art

  • Witness To War: Callot, Goya, Bellows – thru 5/28

Veterans Museum & Memorial Center

  • Jamul Indian Village Veteran Exhibit – ongoing

 WorldBeat Center

  • Permanent Exhibits

PERFORMING ARTS:

 Old Globe Theatres

  • “Skeleton Crew” (4/8 thru 5/7)
  • “The Old Man and the Moon” (5/13 thru 6/18)
  • “The Imaginary Invalid” (5/27 thru 6/25)

 Marie Hitchcock Puppet Theater

  • “Rumpelstiltskin” (5/3 thru 5/7)
  • “Peter and the Wolf” (5/10 thru 5/14)
  • “Animails, Animals, Animals” (5/17 thru 5/21)
  • “Two Frog Stories and A Spider Song” (5/24 thru 5/29)

 San Diego Civic Youth Ballet

  • “Spring Showcase” (5/20)

San Diego Junior Theatre 

  • “The Wizard of Oz” (4/28 thru 5/14)

San Diego Youth Symphony & Conservatory

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