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Celebrating the Art in Archaeology Opening Reception

  • California State Parks Office 2797 Truxtun Road, Barracks 26, San Diego, CA 92106 USA (map)

The exhibition features four categories of artwork to showcase the various ways that art and archaeology intersect. Works in the Archaeological Line Drawing category are hand-drawn archaeological illustrations, including artifact illustrations, maps and other line drawings used in archaeology. The Photography category encompasses both archaeological field photography and fine art photography with an archaeological theme or subject matter. The Fine Art category includes paintings, drawings, sculptures, and multimedia works with an archaeological theme or subject matter. In the Traditional Arts Category, works exhibit the use of traditional materials and/or techniques such as flintknapping, pottery, textile weaving/sewing, basketry, and blacksmithing.

The Art Show is on display at the California State Parks offices in Liberty Station 2797 Truxtun Road, Barracks 26, San Diego, CA 92106. The art show opening reception is held on the first Friday of October at 5-8pm. The public is welcome. Join us for light refreshments and the opportunity to vote for the people’s choice award.

Earlier Event: September 24
September Lecture