First Glimpse: Introducing The Buck Collection at the UCI Institute and Museum for California Art

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Presented by University of California, Irvine at University Art Gallery (UCI), Irvine CA

Oct 04
Jan 05
First Glimpse: Introducing The Buck Collection at the UCI Institute and Museum for California Art

UCI proudly offers a First Glimpse of The Buck Collection, part of the emerging Institute and Museum for California Art. Acquired by Newport Beach developer and eclectic collector Gerald Buck, the 3,300 artworks by California artists span a broad range of genres and media. This exhibition, held at the Claire Trevor School of the Arts, reveals just over fifty works of Abstract Classicism, Expressionism, Assemblage, California Funk, Light and Space, and those defying definition. The exhibition

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Contemporary Arts Center Gallery and University Art Gallery

Free admission

Gallery Hours | Tuesday – Saturday | 12:00 – 6:00 p.m. | Thursdays until 8:00 p.m.

Holiday Closures: Holiday Closures: November 12 & 22, December 25, January 1

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Additional time info:

October 11, November 8, December 13, 6:00– 7:00 p.m.

Gain new insight into the exhibition and the history of California art with our series of special guest speakers.

Winifred Smith Hall

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


University Art Gallery (UCI)

712 Arts Plaza, Irvine, CA 92697

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