Press Releases

July 18, 2013

(San Diego, Calif.)  The photography event of the year is back. Following the success of its inaugural auction in 2011, The Museum of Photographic Arts (MOPA) will...

July 9, 2013

Staking Claim: A California Invitational
October 8, 2013 – January 26, 2014

(San Diego, Calif.) July 1, 2013...

June 13, 2013

Richard Branson is very outspoken about the war on drugs. His son, Sam, recently produced Breaking the Taboo, a documentary that addresses what this father and...

May 23, 2013

San Diego, Calif. – The Museum of Photographic Arts recently opened up the call for entries to its eighth annual Youth Exhibition.  The program is open to kids,...

May 9, 2013

 

(San Diego, CA) — Do you remember 1983? Break dancing was everywhere. Swatch watches were in fashion. Michael Jackson ruled the pop charts. And the Museum...
March 22, 2013
(San Diego, CA) March 20, 2013. What if visitors also had their say on what movies played at the Museum of Photographic Arts’ theater? MOPA is pleased to announce its...
March 8, 2013

(San Diego, CA) February 21, 2012 – Photojournalists show us a world most people would never get to see.  From war-torn countries to championship sports, their images...

December 18, 2012

(San Diego, CA) December 18, 2012 – If you’ve ever been the recipient of a surprise birthday party, you probably would agree that some of the best celebrations are the...

October 2, 2012

The Human Rights Watch Film Festival will travel to San Diego for its third year, with screenings scheduled at the Museum of Photographic Arts from January 24 through...

August 21, 2012

Four Balboa Park institutions are pleased to announce grant awards from the federal Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) to support exciting new projects that...