Spring 2011 Exhibitions in the News

. . Read the news stories and reviews associated with our current exhibitions Extract: Developing Exhibitions from the Collection, Landscape and Figuration from the Collection: Early to Mid-Twentieth Century, and Brad Coleman: Reproductions. . >> Coastline Pilot (2.25.11) . >> Laguna Beach Independent (2.25.11) . >> OC Weekly Street Team (2.27.11) . >> Laguna Beach Patch - Opening Night (3.1.11) . >> Orange County Register (3.29.11) . >> Laguna … [Read more...]

Art Auction 2011 a Smash Success!

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. . On February 12, 2011, over 380 people celebrated Valentine’s Day weekend in style at Laguna Art Museum’s Art Auction 2011 fundraiser. This annual event was revamped for 2011 by new Events Manager Sarah Strozza who collaborated with Art Auction committee members Sara Heeschen, Michele Monda, and Sarah Thorne-Markman. In addition to over 100 works of art by premier California artists, guests enjoyed cuisine courtesy of local restaurants Watermarc, Pelican Hill, and Maro Wood Grill; wine by … [Read more...]

Art Auction 2011 – Director’s Choice, Bolton Colburn

Art Auction 2011 February 12, 2011 6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. Celebrate Valentine's Day in style this Saturday—join us for a party that you will LOVE! In addition to over 100 works of art by premier California artists, Art Auction 2011 will include cuisine courtesy of local restaurants Watermarc, Pelican Hill, and Maro Wood Grill; wine by Columbia Crest; vodka by Ketel One Vodka; desserts by Simply Sweet Cakery; floral design by Roger's Gardens; live music by Timur Duel; and a special live art … [Read more...]

Art Auction 2011 – Curator’s Choice, Grace Kook-Anderson

Art Auction 2011 February 12, 2011 6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. Celebrate Valentine's Day in style this Saturday—join us for a party that you will LOVE! In addition to over 100 works of art by premier California artists, Art Auction 2011 will include cuisine courtesy of local restaurants Watermarc, Pelican Hill, and Maro Wood Grill; wine by Columbia Crest; vodka by Ketel One Vodka; desserts by Simply Sweet Cakery; floral design by Roger's Gardens; live music by Timur Duel; and a special live art … [Read more...]

Pelican Hill Packages Available in Live Auction

Not only is our sponsor Pelican Hill Resort in Newport Beach providing exquisite cuisine for this Saturday's Art Auction 2011, they are also auctioning off two amazing packages during the Live Auction! Buy your tickets to Art Auction 2011 for your chance to bid on these packages! Love it, but can't make the party? Send in your Absentee Bid Form. . . Pelican Hill Getaway This incredible package from Pelican Hill Resort in Newport Beach includes two nights in a three bedroom villa; four … [Read more...]

Two more artists added to Art Auction 2011

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Laguna Art Museum curators announced today that two more artists have generously donated works to be sold in this Saturday's Art Auction 2011. . Kevin Ancell Baños, 2010 Mixed media 16 x 8 x 9 inches Courtesy of the artist Value: $6,500.00 Starting bid: $2,600.00 >> Click here for Absentee Bid Form . This work was recently featured in Laguna Art Museum's summer exhibition Art Shack. . Kevin Ancell was born in Santa Monica, California, in 1963. Homeless at the age of nine, … [Read more...]

Art Auction 2011 – Curator’s Choice, Jacqueline Bunge

  Art Auction 2011 February 12, 2011 6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. Celebrate Valentine's Day in style this Saturday—join us for a party that you will LOVE! In addition to over 100 works of art by premier California artists, Art Auction 2011 will include cuisine courtesy of local restaurants Watermarc, Pelican Hill, and Maro Wood Grill; wine by Columbia Crest; vodka by Ketel One Vodka; desserts by Simply Sweet Cakery; floral design by Roger's Gardens; … [Read more...]

Featured Auction Item of the Day

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Each day until Art Auction 2011, we will be featuring a work of art by one of the over 100 participating artists. Today’s featured work is by Hurley resident artist Jason Maloney. Maloney's Amber Alert was featured in Laguna Art Museum's summer exhibition Art Shack, and the Museum Store is currently selling his Tippsy plush elephants! . . Jason Maloney Love Bites, 2010 Ink on paper 36 x 24 x 2 inches Courtesy of the artist Value: $600.00 Starting bid: $300.00 . Jason Maloney … [Read more...]

Featured Auction Item of the Day

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Each day until Art Auction 2011, we will be featuring a work of art by one of the over 100 participating artists. Today’s featured work is by the Clayton Brothers who were recently featured in Laguna Art Museum's group exhibition Art Shack. The brothers' work has graced the covers of Juxtapoz Art & Culture Magazine, Art in America, Elle, and ARTnews, among others. They recently had their first museum exhibition at Madison Museum of Contemporary Art. . . Clayton Brothers Gentle Today, … [Read more...]