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Summer by Design

Dr. Hiroko Johnson, will present on traditional Kanji script. Following, Phoebe and Roxy from San Diego Letters will discuss their work and love of letters.

Friday, July 21|5:00 pm - 8:00 pm|$5 & FREE for Members!

Event

Balboa Park After Dark

This summer, Balboa Park comes alive after 5. On Fridays from July 7-September 1, enjoy extended evening hours until 8pm at Mingei. Special $5 admission after 5pm!

Friday, July 21|5:00 pm - 8:00 pm|$5 & FREE for Members!

Exhibition

Indonesian Shadow Puppets

An intimate exhibition in the Museum’s Theater Gallery featuring a selection of shadow puppets from Indonesia.

July 19, 2017 - March 18, 2018

Exhibition

Arline Fisch

Featuring jewelry, body ornaments and a collection of knitted and crocheted wire hanging flowers and sea creatures by internationally-renowned artist, Arline Fisch.

June 17, 2017 - January 7, 2018

Exhibition

Trappings

Featuring objects from around the globe that celebrate the speed, power and serviceability of the horse and other noble beasts of burden.

May 26, 2017 - November 12, 2017

Exhibition

Kanban

Created from wood, bamboo, iron, paper, fabric, gold leaf and lacquer, these unique objects are a rich fusion of art and commerce.

April 15, 2017 - October 8, 2017

Exhibition

American and European Folk Art

An exhibition dedicated to three centuries of American and European folk art from the Museum’s permanent collection.

November 19, 2016 - August 20, 2017Closes soon

Event

Summer by Design

Dr. Hiroko Johnson, will present on traditional Kanji script. Following, Phoebe and Roxy from San Diego Letters will discuss their work and love of letters.

Friday, July 21|5:00 pm - 8:00 pm|$5 & FREE for Members!

Event

Balboa Park After Dark

This summer, Balboa Park comes alive after 5. On Fridays from July 7-September 1, enjoy extended evening hours until 8pm at Mingei. Special $5 admission after 5pm!

Friday, July 21|5:00 pm - 8:00 pm|$5 & FREE for Members!

Event

Summer by Design

Sean McCoy of Glanz Signing and Graphics will be joined by Mingei’s Design Services Manager, Alexis O’Banion, to discuss their on-going collaboration.

Friday, July 28|5:00 pm - 8:00 pm|$5 & FREE for Members!

Event

Balboa Park After Dark

This summer, Balboa Park comes alive after 5. On Fridays from July 7-September 1, enjoy extended evening hours until 8pm at Mingei. Special $5 admission after 5pm!

Friday, July 28|5:00 pm - 8:00 pm|$5 & FREE for Members!

Event

Summer by Design

Enjoy a screening of the 2014 film, Sign Painters. Following, featured local artist Rodrick Treece will discuss the film, his work, and demonstrate his process.

Friday, August 4|5:00 pm - 8:00 pm|$5 & FREE for Members!

Event

Balboa Park After Dark

This summer, Balboa Park comes alive after 5. On Fridays from July 7-September 1, enjoy extended evening hours until 8pm at Mingei. Special $5 admission after 5pm!

Friday, August 4|5:00 pm - 8:00 pm|$5 & FREE for Members!

Event

Summer by Design

Alexis O’Banion will moderate a talk on design with Don Hollis from Hollis Brand Culture and MaeLin and Amy Levine from Visual Asylum.

Friday, August 11|5:00 pm - 8:00 pm|$5 & FREE for Members!

Event

Balboa Park After Dark

This summer, Balboa Park comes alive after 5. On Fridays from July 7-September 1, enjoy extended evening hours until 8pm at Mingei. Special $5 admission after 5pm!

Friday, August 11|5:00 pm - 8:00 pm|$5 & FREE for Members!

Event

Free Tuesday

On the third Tuesday of each month, Mingei International Museum extends free admission to all.

Tuesday, August 15|10:00 am - 4:30 pm|Free

Event

Summer by Design

Jennifer Luce, FAIA, Principal at Luce et Studio will discuss how she considers the integration of signage into her work, and the Museum’s coming renovation.

Friday, August 18|5:00 pm - 8:00 pm|$5 & FREE for Members!

Event

Balboa Park After Dark

This summer, Balboa Park comes alive after 5. On Fridays from July 7-September 1, enjoy extended evening hours until 8pm at Mingei. Special $5 admission after 5pm!

Friday, August 18|5:00 pm - 8:00 pm|$5 & FREE for Members!

Event

Family Sunday

Don’t miss our monthly event just for families!

Sunday, August 20|12:00 pm - 5:00 pm|$5 Per Family

Event

Balboa Park After Dark

This summer, Balboa Park comes alive after 5. On Fridays from July 7-September 1, enjoy extended evening hours until 8pm at Mingei. Special $5 admission after 5pm!

Friday, August 25|5:00 pm - 8:00 pm|$5 & FREE for Members!

Exhibition

Indonesian Shadow Puppets

An intimate exhibition in the Museum’s Theater Gallery featuring a selection of shadow puppets from Indonesia.

July 19, 2017 - March 18, 2018

Exhibition

Arline Fisch

Featuring jewelry, body ornaments and a collection of knitted and crocheted wire hanging flowers and sea creatures by internationally-renowned artist, Arline Fisch.

June 17, 2017 - January 7, 2018

Exhibition

Trappings

Featuring objects from around the globe that celebrate the speed, power and serviceability of the horse and other noble beasts of burden.

May 26, 2017 - November 12, 2017

Exhibition

Kanban

Created from wood, bamboo, iron, paper, fabric, gold leaf and lacquer, these unique objects are a rich fusion of art and commerce.

April 15, 2017 - October 8, 2017

Exhibition

American and European Folk Art

An exhibition dedicated to three centuries of American and European folk art from the Museum’s permanent collection.

November 19, 2016 - August 20, 2017Closes soon

Daily Offerings

2pm

Guided Museum Tour

Join on of the Museum’s docents for a tour of the current exhibitions. Free with admission.

8am-5pm

Café Mingei

Enjoy coffee, tea and treats from the Museum’s café. View Menu

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