January 24 - June 17, 2023
(Closed March 18- April 10 for academic breaks and holidays.)
In his con.Text series, artist Bryan Ida creates life-size portraits by transcribing text from government documents and other communications as the linework for his ink on panel figures. Each person portrayed is connected to the text used to create their portrait.
The Santa Clara Valley has a rich and dynamic history. Through historical objects and artifacts, the permanent California Stories exhibition traces the story of the site where Santa Clara University now stands, from Native California to the founding of Mission Santa Clara de Asís, through the Rancho Period and Gold Rush, and up to the early years of Santa Clara College.