State of Mind: New California Art circa 1970

October 9, 2011


State of Mind: New California Art circa 1970, co-organized by Orange County Museum of Art (OCMA) and UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAM/PFA), s a comprehensive exhibition that focused on Conceptual art and related new genres in both Northern and Southern California during this pivotal period in contemporary art. Featuring more than 150 works of art, the exhibition includes installations, photographs, works on paper, videos and films, artists’ books, extensive performance documentation, and other ephemera. This includes newly discovered work as well as materials culled from archives that have rarely been viewed. 

Art in America | Art Ltd. | ArtDaily | Los Angeles Times | Modern Painters | Mousse Magazine | New York Times | Orange County Register

Image Credit: 

Robert Kinmont, 8 Natural Handstands, 1969/2009; nine black-and-white photographs; courtesy of Alexander and Bonin, New York. Photo: Bill Orcutt