Founded in 1956, the museum has 17,000 square feet of space in which it presents a comprehensive survey of art produced in and about California. The museum focuses on collecting and displaying the work of California artists from the 19th century to the present.
Works explore the inability to control the circumstances of life through abstraction
50 paintings, sculptures and works on paper challenge the traditional structure of form
Plein-air works use vivid colors and expressive energy