Welcome to SLOMA’s online Press Room. Accredited members of the media may view and download press kits and images for the Museum’s exhibitions and programs.

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Press Release for the exhibition Dirty Laundry

An art installation by Chilean-American artist Minga Opazo. A cross section of grass and soil is interwoven with layers of textile waste

Press Release for the exhibition Home/Work

Press release for Home/Work

Press Release for the exhibition Alyssa Monks: Be Perfectly Still

SLOMA awarded a grant from the Janssen Youth & Youth Sports Fund

Logo for The Community Foundation of San Luis Obispo County

SLOMA was awarded an Impact Projects grant from the CA Arts Council

"We're a part of our State of the Arts 2022 Cycle A Grantee from the California Arts Council

SLOMA announces new Board Members for 2022-2023

New Board Members

Press Release for the exhibition Camille Hoffman: See and Missed

"Riptide" by Camille Hoffman, Mixed media depicting seaside images and incorporating a sculptural element

KSBY article announcing SLOMA’s relaunched school tour program

A group of 2nd graders, shown from behind, listen to SLOMA's Chief Curator on a school tour of Faig Ahmed's exhibition

Press Release for the Gray Wing exhibition Faig Ahmed: Collision

Press Release for "Faig Ahmed: Collision"

Press images for Faig Ahmed: Collision, courtesy Heraldo Creative Studio

Picture of the Gray Wing at SLOMA with Faig Ahmed's textiles installed

Press Release for SLOMA’s 2022 Mural Project: Calafia Was Here

SLOMA awarded Challenge Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts

National Endowment for the Arts logo

Press Release for Marrin Lee Martinez: Touchy Touchy

Marrin Lee Martinez: "See Anemone" soft sculpture. A series of quilted purple concentric circles with bright green "tentacles" emanating from the perimeter

Press Release for William Brickel: I’d Tell You If I Could

Media Alert: new mural by Maria Molteni in downtown SLO

Close up image of Maria Molteni's in-progress mural in downtown SLO. Quilt-like patterns of semi-circles falling down before a minimalistic water background. Geometric mountains with braids of lava, symbolizing the seven sisters of SLO

SLOMA awarded BUILD Grant from the Community Foundation

Logo for The Community Foundation of San Luis Obispo County

Media Alert: installation of large-scale sculpture on SLOMA lawn

Press Release for Mark di Suvero: History and its Shadow

The Tribune tells the history of how SLO got an art museum

Press Release for Atmospheres Deep, on view May 29–Aug 1, 2021

SLOMA’s new 2nd Saturdays program and Gallery on the Go

"Gallery on the Go" written over a striped background

Announcing new staff and board members: May 2021

painting of red flower on striped white/orange/white/pink background. "welcome!" in white letters in foreground

SLOMA’s acceptance into AAM’s Museum Assessment Program!

Plaza Pop-Ups launches with Laurie Shapiro’s Through The Flowers

Juan Alberto Negroni: Pacificaribbean

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Juan Alberto Negroni: Pacificaribbean

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Juan Alberto Negroni: Pacificaribbean

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Juan Alberto Negroni: Pacificaribbean

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