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'Rolly Crump: It's Kind Of A Cute Story' At OMA

  • WHEN Ongoing from now until February 18, 2018[days & times]
  • WHERE Oceanside Museum of Art, 704 Pier View Way, Oceanside, CA
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  • AGES Not available
  • COST Free - $8

Oceanside Museum of Art presents "Rolly Crump: It’s Kind Of A Cute Story," an exhibition that celebrates the magical career of one of Disneyland’s original imagineers Rolly Crump.

This world premiere show, curated by Bob Self, highlights Crump's 65-year career as one of the most imaginative attraction creators in theme park history. As a nonconformist member of Walt Disney’s hand-picked Disneyland design team, Crump was the eccentric architect of endearing and enduring environmental art installations that have stood at the forefront of a vibrant pop-culture landscape for over half a century.

Crump’s contributions to It’s a Small World, The Enchanted Tiki Room, The Haunted Mansion, and other Disneyland attractions were trendsetting at the time of their creation, and they remain entirely relevant today.

This will be a journey through a world of spinning propellers, marching toys, living clocks, and talking tikis.

The exhibition runs Aug. 26, 2017 through Feb. 18, 2018. For additional details call (760) 435-3720.

Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending.

Dia de los Muertos artwork by Rolly Crump, courtesy of OMA.

Above: Dia de los Muertos artwork by Rolly Crump, courtesy of OMA.

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