Fifty Years of Bay Area Art

The SECA Awards

SECA Oral History Interviews
Running time: 8 min. 9 sec.
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Artist Video Interviews

The SECA Award program, established in 1967, is intended to honor the individual achievements of innovative Bay Area artists who have not yet received substantial recognition and present their work to the museum’s wide and diverse audience. In these videos, select SECA Award recipients from 1969 to today share their reflections on their artwork, the creative process, and the experience of winning the SECA Award. Explore some of the key artistic approaches that have contributed to the vitality and breadth of Bay Area contemporary art, and learn more about SECA's impact on the local art community.

Browse the full list of SECA artist videos below: