LA Times Reviews Peter Krasnow: Maverick Modernist

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We are pleased to share a Los Angeles Times review of Laguna Art Museum's current exhibition, Peter Krasnow: Maverick Modernist. Read "The 'Maverick Modernist' you don't know but should: Peter Krasnow at the Laguna Art Museum" here. Read about the exhibition on the museum's website here.   Image credit (above): Peter Krasnow, Edward Henry Weston, 1925, Oil on canvas, 50 x 38 inches, National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the artist. … [Read more...]

Art & Nature 2016

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            Art & Nature Festival November 3-6, 2016 In its annual Art & Nature festival, Laguna Art Museum presents special exhibitions, commissioned outdoor works of art, lectures, panel discussions, films, and family activities on the theme of art’s engagement with the natural world. The event serves a number of purposes: to provide a festival of art and ideas for the community; to inspire artists; to find and develop connections … [Read more...]

Talk: The Stuart Collection

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Talk: The Stuart Collection Thursday, September 29 6:00 p.m. Free Admission Mary Livingstone Beebe, Director of the Stuart Collection at UCSD, will discuss the campus sculpture program. Since its inception in 1981, Mary Livingstone Beebe has been the Director of the Stuart Collection, an ongoing program commissioning outdoor sculpture for the 1200-acre campus at the University of California, San Diego. Major works have been completed by Terry Allen, Michael Asher, John Baldessari, Niki … [Read more...]

Inside the Museum: Stephanie Barron

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Inside the Museum: Stephanie Barron Thursday, September 22 6:00 p.m. Included with museum admission (members free; others $7 and $5) Malcolm Warner interviews the senior curator and department head of Modern Art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA). Known for curating ground-breaking exhibitions, LACMA curator Stephanie Barron has been with the museum for nearly 40 years. Los Angeles Times reporter Carolina A, Miranda says of Barron; “Over her career, Barron has been … [Read more...]