Current Exhibitions

POP! 50 Years of Art & Popular Culture from the Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation

 

Date: August 28 – December 2, 2018
Curated By: Billie Milam Weisman
Venue: Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art,
Pepperdine University

24255 Pacific Coast Hwy,
Malibu, California 90263
Information: 310.506.4851
Museum staff: 310.506.7257
https://arts.pepperdine.edu/museum

 

Since Pop art appeared in the early 1960s, artists have drawn inspiration from popular culture. This exhibition of over 50 works includes vintage examples of Pop art by pioneers such as Claes Oldenburg and James Rosenquist, as well as works by younger artists who continue to comment on our everyday world. Highlights include Richard Artschwager’s whimsical Exclamation Point, Keith Haring’s explorations of graffiti art, and Yayoi Kusama’s famous polka dotted pumpkins, among other fascinating works…(Read More)