27th Annual Juried Exhibition
August 4-September 1, 2018
Opening Reception: Friday, August 3, 6:30-8:30 PM
Deadline to submit: June 8, 2018
Join us for the Athenaeum's 27th Annual Juried Exhibition. One of the most prestigious juried shows in San Diego, selected artists will exhibit their work in our galleries, receive excellent exposure, and mingle with both artists and art-lovers at a jam-packed opening reception. The call for entries is now open. Deadline to submit is June 8, 2018.
Executive Director, Oceanside Museum of Art
Special Projects Director, Oceanside Museum of Art
Maria Mingalone brings a distinctive skill set to her leadership as executive director at the Oceanside Museum of Art (OMA). She joined OMA in the fall of 2016 after fourteen years at the Berkshire Museum in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, where she oversaw the museum’s exhibition, education, and public programs. Trained as an artist, she holds a Master's of Science degree in museum education and leadership from the Bank Street Graduate School of Education in New York, NY. Maria’s background includes not only knowledge in curating and museum education, but also 25 years of progressive museum and nonprofit management expertise. As executive director at the Oceanside Museum of Art, Maria brings vision, continuity of leadership, and creative stability to this much loved San Diego institution.
Rebecca Webb is a photographer who investigates the relationship between identity and place. Her background is in painting and printmaking. She has produced documentaries and feature films, and lectures on these topics. In 2014, Webb launched the Filmatic Festival at UCSD to present immersive experiences at the intersection of science, cinema, and technology. In addition to her artistic practice, she is the Special Projects Director for the Oceanside Museum of Art and the lead curator of the exhibition "San Diego: The Architecture of Four Ecologies" at the La Jolla Historical Society. Webb also exhibits her photography internationally.