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Millard Sheets and the Claremont Art Community 1935-1975

Thursday October 22, 2015 at 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for a film screening, featuring Paul Bockhorst’s documentary film, Design for Modern Living: Millard Sheets and the Claremont Art Community 1935-1975. This film provides an account of the important art community that emerged in Claremont, CA in the years following World War II under the leadership of artist Millard Sheets. Following the screening, the film’s Director & Producer Paul Bockhorst, will be joined by Millard Sheets’ daughter, and Mingei Trustee, Carolyn Sheets Owen–Towle to discuss the film.

Prior to the film enjoy the Museum’s Library Open House, from 5 to 6pm.  Learn about the library’s collections and how the museum archives connects with the film. Light refreshments provided.

This event is sponsored by Modern San Diego.



Thursday October 22, 2015
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
$10.00 / $8.00 Members, Students and Faculty
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(619) 704-7495
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Mingei International Museum
1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101-1617 United States
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