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Hilbert Museum of California Art

  

Who is she? Zornes Family donates World War II portrait to Hilbert Museum

July 28, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

Maria (Zornes) and Hal Baker, the daughter and son-in-law of acclaimed California artist Milford Zornes (1908-2008), have donated a beautiful and mysterious Zornes portrait of a World War II nurse to the Hilbert Museum of California Art at Chapman University. “Beautiful” because the charcoal portrait was created in Zornes’ signature dashing-yet-boldly delineated style. “Mysterious” because

Hilbert Museum to Open Three New Exhibitions on March 18

March 6, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

The Hilbert Museum of California Art will open three new exhibitions, which will be on display March 18 through September 23.  The public and the Chapman community are invited to attend an Opening Reception on Saturday, March 18 at 6 p.m. — free admission.  Enjoy refreshments and be among the first to view

Hilbert Museum acquires important painting by Milford Zornes

February 7, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

A newly acquired painting by one of the best-known California Scene artists, Milford Zornes (1908-2008), will soon grace the collection of Chapman University’s Hilbert Museum of California Art.  Museum founder and benefactor Mark Hilbert recently purchased Zornes’ “The Canyon” from another collector, and the painting will soon go on public display in the

Hilbert Museum Rakes in National Attention

June 17, 2016 by | Arts and Culture

Chapman University’s new Hilbert Museum of California Art, opened just this past February, is already garnering a significant amount of national attention, as attested by an eight-page feature article in the current issue (May-June 2016) of the prestigious magazine American Art Review , on newsstands now (the article is not online).  Gordon McClelland,