Carolyn Mary Kleefeld | Carolyn Campagna Kleefeld Contemporary Art Museum

Carolyn Campagna Kleefeld Gallery

California State University, Long Beach

The University Art Museum at the California State University, Long Beach could get a new name soon: the Carolyn Campagna Kleefeld Contemporary Art Museum.

The California State University Board of Trustees on Tuesday, May 21, will consider renaming the museum after Kleefeld — an award-winning artist living in Big Sur. Kleefeld recently made a $10-million contribution to the university’s College of the Arts, and last month, she donated 120 pieces of her work to the museum.

Part of her financial donation will go toward ex … [ READ MORE ]

Original Article from Long Beach Press-Telegram