New show up at AMOCA
The American Museum of Ceramic Art recently unveiled its latest exhibition, “REVEAL: Recent Acquisitions 2020-2023,” a showcase of ceramics it has acquired for its permanent collection — which encompasses almost 13,000 ceramic objects dating from Pre-Columbian to contemporary times. The exhibit runs through July 21, 2024 at 399 N. Garey Ave., Pomona.
The installation displays about 150 previously unseen works from the likes of Beatrice Wood, Clayton Bailey, Natalia Arbelaez, Beth Lo, Ron Nagle, Jun Kaneko, Tony Marsh and more, ranging from Vernon Kiln souvenir plates, a large-scale figurative sculpture by Wanxin Zhang, to a pillow pitcher by Betty Woodman. The exhibition sheds light on how museums safeguard cultural heritage through acquiring, preserving, exhibiting, and interpreting objects, read a news release.
An opening reception will take place from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday, November 4.
AMOCA is open Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $14. Go to amoca.org or call (909) 865-3146 for more information.