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Mingei International Museum

Mingei International Museum is dedicated to furthering the understanding of art of the people (mingei) from all eras and cultures of the world. This art shares a direct simplicity and reflects a joy in making, by hand, useful objects of timeless beauty that are satisfying to the human spirit. The Museum collects, conserves and exhibits these arts of daily life – by unknown craftsmen of ancient times, from traditional cultures of past and present and by historical and contemporary designers

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Mingei International Museum 
Balboa Park, Plaza De Panama
1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101
Telephone: (619) 704-7532


Mingei International Museum is closed for a major renovation project. Learn more at www.mingei.org.

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Description: This video was created during the Museum's 2008-2009 exhibition, Forms in Wood and Fiber: Southern California New Work, at Mingei International Museum, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA. This exhibition featured the work of six distinguished San Diego wood artists and California Fibers, an exemplary group of artist craftsmen from Los Angeles, Orange and San Diego counties. Recognizing the rich diversity of excellent wood and fiber artist craftsmen in this region, the exhibition was...
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