California Art History

with an emphasis on representational art


Museums and other non-profit sources of Resource Library articles and essays


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Academy of Art College

American Museum of Ceramic Art

Armand Hammer Museum of Art and Cultural Center

Atelier School of Classical Realism

Autry Museum of Western Heritage

Bakersfield Museum of Art

Bowers Museum of Cultural Art

California African American Museum

California Art Club

California Historical Society Museum

California State Capitol Museum

California State University, Dominguez Hills Art Gallery

Cantor Arts Center / Stanford University

Carmel Art Association

Chapman University Guggenheim Gallery

Chinese American Museum

Claremont Museum of Art

Crocker Art Museum

de Saisset Museum at Santa Clara University

Fallbrook Art & Cultural Center

Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

Founders Gallery at University of San Diego

Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art, Pepperdine University

Fresno Metropolitan Museum

Getty (J. Paul) Museum

Grace Hudson Museum

Haggin Museum

Hearst Art Gallery, Saint Mary's College

Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens

Irvine Civic Center - Portfolio Gallery

Irvine Museum

Laband Art Gallery at Loyola Marymount University

Laguna Art Museum

Laguna Beach Festival of Arts

Long Beach Museum of Art

Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Luckman Fine Arts Complex, Cal State L.A.

Mammoth Art Guild

Mingei International Museum

Mission San Juan Capistrano

Monterey Museum of Art

Muckenthaler Cultural Center

Museum, California Center for the Arts

Museum of Art and History, Santa Cruz

Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles

Museum of Photographic Arts

National Steinbeck Center

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

Oakland Museum of California

Oceanside Museum of Art

Olaf Wieghorst Museum

Orange County Museum of Art

Pacific Asia Museum

Palm Springs Art Museum

Pasadena Museum of California Art

Pasadena Museum of History

Palo Alto Art Center

Plein Air Painters of America

Pomona College Museum of Art / Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery at Scripps College

Reynolds Gallery at Westmont College

Richard L. Nelson Gallery & The Fine Arts Collection

Riverside Art Museum

San Diego Art Institute

San Diego Historical Society Museum

San Diego Museum of Art

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

San Jose Museum of Art

Santa Barbara Historical Society Museum

Santa Barbara Museum of Art

Society for the Advancement of Plein Air Painting

Southwest Museum

Thacher Gallery at University of San Francisco

Timken Museum of Art

Triton Museum of Art

University of California, Berkeley Art Museum

University of California, Santa Barbara Art Museum

UCR/California Museum of Photography

USC Fisher Gallery

Ventura County Maritime Museum

Ventura County Museum of History and Art

Villa Montalvo

Wiegand Gallery at College of Notre Dame

Wildling Museum

William D. Cannon Art Gallery / Carlsbad Public Library

(above: February 18, 2009 photo of Crocker Art Museum. Photo courtesy of John Hazeltine. © 2009 John Hazeltine)

Resource Library articles and essays devoted to individual artists and institutions are not listed in California Art History.

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