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April 2019

Landsick by Rizzhel Javier

  The New Americans Museum presents Landsick an exhibit that explores the hybridity of culture, complexity of intergenerational relationships and study of bi national families. Through the archiving of family photos, Javier examines the literal and metaphorical impact of distance between first generation Americans and their migrant ancestors. The installation pays tribute to family history, their place of origin and migration home. Rizzhel Mae Javier is a San Diego based artist. Her work explores the intersection of memory, culture and…

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April 26 - October 19
New Americans Museum, 2825 Dewey Road Suite 102
San Diego, CA 92106 United States

August 2019

[A] Portrait of People in Motion

[A] Portrait of People in Motion is a community focused exhibition that honors migration stories of Americans, both new and long-established culminating in a new installation at New Americans Museum (NAM). Over the course the yearlong residency NAM Artist-in-Residence Kerianne Quick and NAM invited the residents of San Diego to share meaningful objects related to their story. The resulting exhibition; paints a portrait of our city through objects brought on – or left behind during – an international or domestic migration journey. Quick utilized digital…

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August 23 - November 17
New Americans Museum, 2825 Dewey Road Suite 102
San Diego, CA 92106 United States

October 2019

2019 Soiree Discover America Through Food: Honoring the Journeys of New American Chefs

The New Americans Museum’s is taking your senses to new heights for the 2019 Soiree, Discover America through Food: Honoring the Stories and Journeys of New American Chefs. Guests will be treated to a memorable and uniquely artful evening of special menus created by guest chefs who will share their immigrant journeys through food. Join us to support the museum while enjoying a unique five course menu, silent and live auctions, music and the stories of some of San Diego’s…

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October 18 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Building 177, 2875 Dewey Rd
San Diego, CA 92106 United States
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