Summer 2013 Exhibitions at Laguna Art Museum

. SUMMER 2013 EXHIBITIONS AT LAGUNA ART MUSEUM INCLUDE INSTALLATIONS WITH A TWIST IN FAUX REAL; AN INTERACTIVE RECREATION OF LAGUNA’S UNDERSEA FOREST IN SEA CHANGE; AND THE MOST RECENT WORKS OF BEATRIZ DA COSTA, WHO RECENTLY PASSED AWAY FROM CANCER . LAGUNA BEACH, CA (June 2-September 29, 2013)—On June 2, 2013, Laguna Art Museum opens three new exhibitions to the public: Faux Real; Sea Change: Tanya Aguiñiga’s Bluebelt Forest; and ex·pose: beatriz da costa. Faux Real and ex·pose: beatriz da … [Read more...]

Palette to Palate 2013 a Success

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. Laguna Art Museum’s 2013 Palette to Palate fundraiser grossed approximately $190,000 on May 10, 2013—the museum's most successful Palette to Palate to date! This is $40,000 more than in 2012. The museum expects to net $125,000 for its education and exhibition programs. . Now in its eighth year, Palette to Palate at Laguna Art Museum has become one of Orange County’s most anticipated art and dining experiences. The museum transformed into a beautiful and unique venue, featuring the culinary … [Read more...]

Out on Loan

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. Despite the old saying “neither a borrower nor a lender be,” most museums are both. In order to put together the special exhibitions that are so central to what they offer their visitors, they frequently borrow works of art from one another. Except in rare instances, there are only minimal fees involved in museum-to-museum loans. The lending museum makes the loan on the basis of good will, the prestige and value of the exhibition, and usually a hope that the borrower might sooner or … [Read more...]

John Mason: Blue Wall

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