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MOCA is located in the Los Angeles state and is mainly dedicated to interpretation, presentation of remarkable contemporary art. Their storage has the possession of artifacts since the year of 1940; some in production media while some in their factual display. The works in media storage are meant to preserve the available art for future and serve for the forthcoming generational viewing. The museum has a collection of the most distinguished permanent collections of art.
The museum was built in year 1979 after a political fund raising event initiative at the Beverly Hills Hotel, Los Angeles where the then Mayor Tom Bradley, the Councilman Joel Wachs, and local philanthropist Marcia Simon Weisman occurred to be accommodated at the same dinner table. In that same year, Weisman and five other key local art collectors signed up on a contract whereby they would pledge pieces of their reserved art collections, worth up to six million dollars, with the dream to accomplish the creation of a museum of high-class and great reputation.
Contemporary art mainly produced at the present period in time. The art develops from the postmodern art, which is successive to modern art. It highlights on the future imaginative fantasy of the current world. The MOCA museum is referred to as the most exceptional contemporary art museum given its permanent, present temporary collections of art in their possession and exhibition at the present time. I mean, the scene is home to more than 5,000 artworks produced since the year of 1940. This is inclusive of masterworks by classic contemporary artists, and the inspirational novel works by emergent and mid-career artists from Southern California area locality and around the world in overall. The MOCA is the only museum in Los Angeles dedicated solely to contemporary art.
The museum is today is housed in three unique facilities: MOCA Grand Avenue, The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, and MOCA Pacific Design Center, and my visit
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One of the first artifacts I witnessed were a collection of Greek vases. The Greek vases were divided by the era that they were produced. In examining the vases I recognized strikingly different depictions. On the early period vases there was great depiction of wavy lines and abstract shapes; however, as time progressed it was clear that the vases contained more elaborate depictions of mythological and historical Greek figures.
The paper has lines drawn all over it in varying thickness which have been photocopied over and over to achieve a kind of precise repetitiveness. This mixed media structure is made of screen-printed paper and its dimensions are 300 x 450 x 65 centimeters.
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I was impressed and inspired by the mobiles of Alexander Calder on the main floor of the East Wing. But even more so, was his work that was displayed in the gallery next to the Matisse Cutouts exhibition.
My first impression of the mobiles was that they were
The parking area was crowded so I packed on the other block; north corner of Hackberry Lane, paid for the entrance fee then proceeded to the site; the Smith Hall, which consists of a well three storied
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