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MOCA Stay Gold Community Exhibit

June 7, 2022 – September 11, 2022 Stay Gold is a 10-week, intergenerational LGBTQIA+ arts program held twice a year at MOCA (Museum of Contemporary Art) Tucson. Students from varying…

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Jim Roark’s Metal Monsters

Jim Roark’s Metal Monsters

June 7, 2022 – September 11, 2022 A Spotlight Exhibit Jim Roark’s “metal monsters” are full of nostalgia for the glory days of the automobile.  His miniature American classic cars…

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Sculpture from Scraps: Abraham Megerdichian Machined Metal Miniatures

June 7, 2022 – August 28, 2022 Turning and shaping metal was a passion for machinist Abraham Megerdichian. During his lunch breaks at General Electric where he worked as a…

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What’s in a Name?

April 17, 2022 – September 25, 2022 A Spotlight Exhibit of Historical Figures by George Stuart Ah, nicknames. The word comes from Old English, ‘an ekename,’ meaning ‘additional name.’ Nicknames…

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Hamersen Miniature Ship & Cannon

January 27, 2022 – May 1, 2022 This Spotlight exhibition features a replica of an 1814 ship called the Lark used during the War of 1812 as well as a…

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Trenchard and Steep Street in Victorian Bristol, U.K.: A Diorama by Bill O’Malley

July 12, 2022 – January 22, 2023 Inspired by a photo from the Victorian era, Bill O’Malley began to research and build a diorama of the buildings that once stood…

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Sentinels of the Sea: Miniature Merchant Clipper Ship Figureheads by Lloyd McCaffery

January 27, 2022 – May 1, 2022 Lloyd McCaffery carves scale replicas of real-world figureheads from the bowsprit of clipper ships that once sailed the seas and were believed to…

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Rudy Flores & Teresa Estrella’s Army Man Project Vol. 2

January 11, 2022 – June 5, 2022 In this Community Corner Exhibition, local artist Rudy Flores and his partner Teresa Estrella reflect on the past year and the ongoing pandemic…

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Mini Mid-Century Neon Signs

October 12, 2021 – January 23, 2022 A Spotlight Exhibit After Route 66 connected Chicago to Los Angeles, neon signs were erected along the famous stretch of highway, glamorizing road…

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Of Biblical Proportion: Legendary Rulers of Mesopotamia

August 24, 2021 – April 17, 2022 A Spotlight Exhibit of Historical Figures by George Stuart In 2017, through a generous donation by Eunice and E.G. Hernandez and Family, the…

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