San Diego History Center News

Fashion Redux

February 20, 2019

Bob Matheny: Almost Anonymous is the first major survey of the work of San Diego-based artist Bob Matheny.

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Carol Lindemulder: Color Story

January 3, 2019

Carol Lindemulder: Color Story features a selection of oil paintings, dating from 1996- 2018, that highlight the artist’s passion for the natural and built environment, her mastery of color, and her dedication to recording the region’s beauty.

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Behind the Book Blue Sky, White Stars: The Original Art of Kadir Nelson

September 11, 2018

This exhibition features the original paintings by acclaimed artist Kadir Nelson that illustrate Blue Sky, White Stars, a picture book celebrating our nation’s most enduring symbol – our flag. The book pairs Nelson’s paintings of iconic, American imagery with spare, poetic text by author, Sarvinder Naberhaus. Each painting is an inspiring tribute to the beauty of the American flag, as well as a symbol of our history, landscape, and people.

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