Colleen Collett


. Colleen Collett Perceptions 3 Paper, yupo, silk organdy, mylar, and acrylic paint, 2011 22 x 25 1/2 x 4 inches Courtesy of the artist and SCAPE Value: $1,200 Starting bid: $600 Minimum bid increment: $100 About the artist Colleen Collett was born and raised in Southern California, where she still lives and works. She attended Chapman University, where she received a BFA in Studio Arts and a BA in Art History. After graduation she attended a Post Bac program at the Pont-Aven … [Read more...]

Jean Charlot


© Jean Charlot Estate LLC . Jean Charlot Pilgrims Color lithograph, from the edition of 150, 1950 14 x 8 inches Courtesy of Tobey C. Moss Gallery Value: $400 Starting bid: $200 Minimum bid increment: $25 About the artist Born in Paris in 1898 of Russian, French, and Mexican ancestry, Jean Charlot studied at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts before serving in the French Army during World War I. In 1920 he moved to Mexico, where he worked as a draftsman and muralist for the next eight years. … [Read more...]

Fatemeh Burnes


. Fatemeh Burnes From/To Archival inkjet print coated in resin, from the edition of 10, 2014 24 x 48 inches Courtesy of the artist Value: $5,000 BUY IT NOW: $2,500 Call Sarah Strozza at 949.494.8971 x219. About the artist Fatemeh Burnes was born in Tehran, Iran, where she studied traditional miniature painting. After further studies in Florence and Paris, she settled in Southern California in 1977. She continued her art education at California State University Long Beach and … [Read more...]

Andrew Burgess


. Andrew Burgess Espressivo Vintage and painted paper collage on panel, 14 x 11 inches Courtesy of the artist and Sue Greenwood Fine Art Value: $3,000 BUY IT NOW: $1,500 Call Sarah Strozza at 949.494.8971 x219. About the artist Andrew Burgess is a London-born painter, collage artist, and photographer based in Tucson, Arizona. He is known for his panoramic cityscape paintings, explorations of modernist and mid-century architecture, and elaborate, mosaic-like collages made from the … [Read more...]

Nicholas Brigante


Nicholas Brigante Noon Hour Sermon Watercolor and pencil on Arches paper, 1946 30 x 23 inches Courtesy of Tobey C. Moss Gallery Executive Director's Pick Sold >> Click here for the gallery's website "How well Brigante uses body language to bring out the workers' inner struggles and the serenity of the Christ-like preacher. Although the setting is clearly a twentieth-century American industrial town, there's just enough to remind us of the Sermon on the Mount: 'Blessed are the … [Read more...]

Stephen Berens


. Stephen Berens California July 2004 Inkjet print, 2004 19 x 29 inches Courtesy of the artist Value: $2,500 BUY IT NOW: $1,250 Call Sarah Strozza at 949.494.8971 x219. About the artist Stephen Berens works mainly with photography and installation.  His most recent body of work, All days are nights, was included in the 2014 Whitney Biennial. He has received numerous grants and residencies, including an Investing in Artists grant from the Center for Cultural Innovation (2014); a … [Read more...]

John Altoon


. John Altoon About Women Lithograph, from a livre d’artiste with poems by Robert Creeley, published in an edition of 100, 1965-66 19 x 19 1/16 inches Courtesy of Robert Hayden III Value: $750 Starting bid: $400 Minimum bid increment: $50 About the artist John Altoon (1925 - 1969) was a prominent figure in the Los Angeles art scene in the 1950s and 1960s, a central member of the group of avant-garde artists associated with the Ferus Gallery. He lived for periods in New York and … [Read more...]

California Printmakers, 1950-2000


California Printmakers, 1950-2000 February 22 -May 31, 2015 . Most of the leading California artists of the second half of the twentieth century, from Wayne Thiebaud to David Hockney and Ed Ruscha, were both painters and printmakers. Printmaking flourished thanks to the establishment of print workshops where artists could benefit from the technical know-how and inventiveness of expert printers. The most notable were Tamarind Lithography Workshop in Los Angeles, founded in 1960; Crown Point … [Read more...]

Genny Boccardo-Dubey to Lead Museum’s Individual Giving Program

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Genny Boccardo-Dubey to Lead Museum's Individual Giving Program . Laguna Art Museum announced today that Genny Boccardo-Dubey will join Laguna Art Museum as Deputy Director for Advancement beginning January 5, 2015. . Boccardo-Dubey, currently the associate director for individual giving at the Orange County Museum of Art (OCMA), will soon be working for the museum that she grew up visiting. "The Laguna Art Museum has always been special to me, having been part of my life since my childhood … [Read more...]

Job Opportunity: Security

. . Security Part time / fill-in basis $11 hourly Laguna Art Museum is seeking serious applicants with flexible availability for security staff. Currently, shifts are available on Mondays, Thursdays, and Fridays; and occasionally on Saturday and other evenings for special events. Applicants must have good people skills and good skills of observation. An interest in art is preferred but not required. Must be able to lift 50 lbs. . To apply, please email your resume to Director of … [Read more...]