Pasadena Museum of California Art

490 East Union Street, Pasadena, CA 91101


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The Pasadena Museum of California Art is permanently closed.

As a non-collecting institution founded in 1999, the Museum developed temporary exhibitions with independent curators focusing exclusively on California artistsThe 3-story contemporary building opened its doors in 2002. 

Exhibitions encompassed both historical and contemporary art ranging from plein-air painters inspired by the region’s mountains and deserts to artists who used the PMCA’s building as a canvas.