One Hour/ One Painting


One Hour/One Painting Thursday, February 22 6:00 p.m. Free admission Author and critic Peter Clothier invites participants to spend a full hour in front of a single artwork.   Peter Clothier Clothier is an internationally-known writer, speaker, and creative consultant who specializes in writing about contemporary art and artists. His newest released book is “Slow Looking: The Art of Looking at Art.” He has given talks for TEDx Fullerton, UC Santa Barbara, Los Angeles … [Read more...]

Art Auction 2016 Most Successful To Date


Laguna Art Museum’s Art Auction fundraiser reached total sales of over $400,000. Benefitting the museum’s exhibitions and education programs, net proceeds exceeded last year by 25%, making this the most successful Art Auction to date! The highlight of the evening was the much anticipated 20-item live auction led by charismatic auctioneer Aaron Bastian of Bonhams. For this year’s live auction, the museum partnered with Paddle8, an online auction house, and absentee bids placed from around … [Read more...]

Museum trip to Spain

Guggenheim bilbao

Museum trip to Spain October 2-11, 2016 Laguna Art Museum’s next international museum trip is Spain with executive director Malcolm Warner. This nine day trip includes visits to Madrid, Bilbao, and Barcelona, with short visits to Toledo and la Costa Brava. Major institutions will be visited along with lesser known sites, covering both art and architecture. Dr. Warner’s art historical knowledge, behind-the-scenes tours, visits to private collections, beautiful lodging, and delicious meals make … [Read more...]