MCASB will be closed on Wednesday, November 27 and Thursday, November 28, 2019.
|Sunday:||Noon - 5 pm|
|Wednesday:||11 - 5 pm|
|Thursday:||11 - 8 pm|
|Friday:||11 - 5 pm|
|Saturday:||11 - 5 pm|
*Thursdays are free courtesy of a generous sponsor.
Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara is the premier venue for contemporary art between Los Angeles and San Francisco. MCASB advances creativity and inspires critical thinking through meaningful engagement with the art of our time.
MCASB is a non-collecting contemporary art museum. Exhibitions at the Main Space location rotate three times annually and are typically on view for fourteen weeks. Visitors are encouraged to check the exhibition calendar to ensure a visit when the Museum is open to the public.More Info
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What are the materials and methods of contemporary painting? How do they differ from tradition? What variations create problems and consequences for conservation and restoration?…13 Feb, 20Upcoming
How do you “read” art? Learn to look closely and brush up on your visual literacy skills in our new series of monthly one-hour art…16 Feb, 20Upcoming
Catch the final hours of N. Dash! A conversation between Abaseh Mirvali, Executive Director, Chief Curator & CEO, MCASB, and a special guest over a…
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