Opening Celebration: British Modern Prints from the British Museum

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Date and Time

  • Thursday, February 9, 2017 from 5:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.



5998 Alcala Park San Diego, CA 92110




British Modern Prints from the British Museum: From the Great War to the Grosvenor School

Hoehn Family Galleries, Founders Hall
10 February-19 May 2017

This exhibition will chronicle the graphic work of two of the most significant movements of early 20th century modern art in Britain: Vorticism and the Grosvenor School. Selected from the world-renowned print collection of the British Museum, the exhibition will feature around sixty works by exemplars of British modernism.

Opening Celebration:


Wrestling with Modernity in the Department of Prints and Drawings at the British Museum
Hugo Chapman, Keeper of Prints & Drawings, The British Museum
5:15 p.m.
Warren Auditorium, Mother Rosalie Hill Hall


6:30-7:30 p.m.
Hoehn Family Galleries, Founders Hall

Light refreshments will be served. All University Galleries programming is free to the public, no reservations required.

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Founders Hall 102
5998 Alcalá Park
San Diego, CA 92110

Phone: (619) 260-7516

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