Palm Springs Art Museum
Palm Desert
Edwards Harris Center

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Current Exhibitions

California Dreamin': Thirty Years of Collecting

California Dreamin': Thirty Years of Collecting
03/08/14 – 07/31/14 - Annenberg Wing
Palm Springs Art Museum

"California Dreamin': Thirty Years of Collecting" includes art works purchased by the Palm Springs Art Museum with funds provided by the Contemporary Art Council and other contributors since 1984. The acquisitions were created by contemporary artists who worked in California or were influenced by spending some time in California during their artistic careers. The artworks are multi-faceted, including paintings, works on paper, sculpture, ceramics, and photography.

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Recline/Design: Art and the Aesthetics of Repose

Recline/Design: Art and the Aesthetics of Repose
02/15/14 – 08/31/14
Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert

The human body is a classic source of inspiration for artists of all genres, and it is also the unit of measure in furniture design.

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Into the Future: New Gifts to Commemorate the Museum's 75th Anniversary

Into the Future: New Gifts to Commemorate the Museum's 75th Anniversary
01/25/14 – 05/25/14 - Joeseph Clayes III Wing
Palm Springs Art Museum

This exhibition features gifts and promised gifts in honor of the museum's 75th Anniversary. Following Donna MacMillan's lead gift of a commissioned sculpture by contemporary Chinese artist Zhan Wang for the entrance to the building, donors have committed significant works that fill important gaps in the collection and elevate its overall quality.

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Contemporary Glass

Contemporary Glass
11/16/13 – 11/02/14 - Denney Western American Art Wing
Palm Springs Art Museum

The center is installed with glass sculptures that have special aesthetic properties and show a range of glass techniques from casting, fusing, slumping, and lampworking to glass blowing and other creative methods. In content and meaning, diverse subjects range from the narrative and figurative to the natural world and the exploration of color in space.

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