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Date posted: 01/18/2010

Skateboard: Evolution and Art in California

The California Heritage Museum will be presenting SKATEBOARD: Evolution and Art in California until May 30, 2010.  The exhibition is curated by legendary Z-Boy Nathan Pratt and advisory committee members Jeff Ho, Skip Engblom (Zephyr co-founders), Cris Dawson (1966 Hobie Champ), Z-Boys Tony Alva and Stacy Peralta, and 1980s world champion Christian Hosoi.  Tracing the evolution of boards from pre-1950 to the present, the exhibition will showcase the riders, designers, artists and manufacturers that created the California phenomenon known as the skateboard.

For More Information

The California Heritage Museum is located in the vortex at Main Street and Ocean Park Boulevard.  General admission is $3, seniors and students $2; members and children under twelve are free.  For more information visit www.calmuseum.com.

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