Upcoming Athenaeum Exhibitions Celebrate Sculpture & California Heritage

The Athenaeum Music & Arts Library will be showcasing several exciting new artists’ exhibitions this September: Galia Linn, in the Joseph Clayes III Gallery, and Roberta Allen, in the Rotunda Gallery. Both artists will lead a gallery walk-through on Saturday, September 24 at 11am. Continue reading

The Athenaeum’s 18th Annual Summer Festival Kicks Off July 10

the athenaeum summer festivalFor 17 years, the Athenaeum Music & Arts Library has presented an unforgettable summer series featuring virtuoso pianist and San Diego native, Gustavo Romero, performing the complete piano repertoire of a specific composer. The artist plays entirely from memory, and the festival has become one of San Diego’s most cherished traditions. The 18th Annual Athenaeum Summer Festival will feature the works of Robert Schumann in a four-part concert series. Continue reading

Secret Sale at the Athenaeum Music & Arts Library Revealed

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In celebration of 25 years of exhibitions in the Athenaeum’s expanded gallery space, the Music & Arts Library invites you to a SECRET SALE this April! Inspired by the annual Secret Sale at the Royal College of Art in London, this is a great chance to snap up some brand-new artwork by locally and nationally acclaimed artists. The catch: artist names will only be revealed after the sale. 50+ artists, brand new artwork, and one day to purchase! Continue reading