Visit the San Diego Visions Art Museum

July 15, 2018
Category: San Diego Attractions

San Diego, California is best known for offering beautiful coastal views and fantastic parks to frequent. Having deep historical roots and a broad respect for artistic culture, San Diego is a great place to visit for those interested in learning more about California’s artistic past. The Visions Art Museum is a fantastic attraction to visit for those who want to do just that while exploring one of the more atypical mediums of artwork like quilts.

About the Visions Art Museum
The Visions Art Museum was established in 1985 and is a non-profit museum of Quilts and Textiles. The mission of the Visions Art Museum now is to establish a gallery where international artists can exhibit their work, showcasing their diversity in art and expression. This museum stands to create more appreciate for quilt and textile-work as an artistic medium, making the Visions Art Museum very unique in comparison to other art galleries in the area.

The Visions Art Museum is known for showing a variety of pieces, and up to twenty exhibits per year. With exhibits such as Cadenze, Nano Explorations, Lace, and many more, there is always something new to see at this gallery. The first of the mentioned exhibits, Cadenze, features work by Katie Pasquini Masopust and rehearses her biography through her work. Each exhibit focuses on the artist’s individual style, and in a way tells their story. By visiting this museum, guests will not only have a chance to witness some spectacular artwork but learn more about the local artists that created them. More information on current and upcoming exhibits can be found here.

Lectures and presentations are frequently held at the Visions Art Museum. Free Docent Tours are held every first Saturday of the month at 2 p.m., and a Free Open House for Friday Night Liberty is held every first Friday of the month at 5 p.m. These tours and open houses allow all guests to view artwork in a welcoming and energetic environment, while also providing admission-free opportunities. More information on these events can be found here.

The Vision Art Museum is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, and from noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday. General admission is $7 per person. Guests aged eighteen and under are admitted for free, as well as Visions Members. Also located within the vicinity of the museum is the Hotel Aqua Mar, making it the ideal place to stay while exploring the artwork in the Visions Art Museum. This hotel offers its guests with impressive amenities and friendly staffing, ensuring that your stay there will be as comfortable as possible.

Stay at Hotel Aqua Mar
While exploring the Visions Art Museum, enjoy your stay at the Hotel Aqua Mar. Located conveniently within 1.4-miles of the hotel, the Hotel Aqua Mar offers the best rates when you book directly at: www.hotelaquamarsandiego.com.