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NAKED: 20th Century Nudes from the Dijkstra Collection

  • Naked Exhibition Opening

    November 22, 2014
    Oceanside Museum of Art is proud to present NAKED: 20th Century Nudes from the Dijkstra Collection. The exhibition runs from November 22, 2014 - March 8, 2015. Taken from the wide-ranging art collection of Bram and Sandra Dijkstra, this exquisite group of works contributes to the museum-wide focus on artwork concerning figurative and portrait themes occupying all five exhibition spaces at OMA this fall.
  • Mega Exhibition Reception:

    Saturday, December 6, 6:00pm – 8:00pm
    Celebrating the opening of five concurrent exhibitions:
    • NAKED: 20th Century Nudes from the Dijkstra Collection
    • California Dreaming: An International Portrait of Southern California
    • My Sister’s Voice
    • Neil Shigley: Invisible People
    • Omar Lopex: RELÁMPAGO
  • Distinguished Lecture Series: A Naked Look at the Nude:

    Wednesday, December 10, 10:30am – 12:00pm
    Join Ann Hoehn, Curator of Adult Education, in a lecture on the history of the nude form, an inspiration to artists throughout time.
  • Naked: An Informal Discussion on the Nude With Sandy and Bram Dijkstra

    Thursday, December 11, 6:30pm – 8:00pm
    An informal discussion on collecting the nude. Curator of Naked Tara Smith and collectors Bram and Sandra Dijkstra will engage in a discussion on the motivations and traditions in collecting figurative artwork featuring the nude.

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January 6-8, 2015 (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday)
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OMA travel membership benefit for the Palm Springs International Film Festival. Buy tickets through OMA to receive group rates, and enjoy three days in Palm Springs for screenings, reception, and film festival events. The package includes a pre-trip party at OMA and a welcome party at our hotel, and six vouchers and a souvenir flm festival program.


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