Tony DeLap

  Tony DeLap Jaipur Jinnee Color lithograph, from the edition of 25, 1980 22 1/4 x 29 3/4 inches Courtesy of the artist Value: $4,500 Buy it Now: $2,250 >> Click here for artist's website Tony DeLap is a pioneer of West Coast minimalism and a revered figure throughout the California art world. From the early 1960s, along with Craig Kauffman, Larry Bell, DeWain Valentine, and others, he was associated with an emerging movement known as "Finish Fetish.” In both his … [Read more...]

Lita Albuquerque

  Lita Albuquerque Sun and Moon Trajectories #4 Gold leaf and lithography, from the edition of 60, 1995 22 x 30 inches Courtesy of the Cirrus Gallery Sold >> Click here for artist's website Lita Albuquerque has created an expansive body of work ranging from painting, sculpture, poetry, multi-media performances to large-scale ephemeral projects in sites around the globe. She was the recipient of a National Science Foundation grant for her Stellar Axis: Antarctica project, … [Read more...]

Spring Exhibitions Members’ Reception

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    Spring Exhibitions Members' Reception Saturday, February 18 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Museum members are invited to join us on Saturday, February 18, for a reception celebrating the opening of Laguna Art Museum's Spring 2017 exhibitions: Stanton Macdonald-Wright: The Haiga Portfolio; From Wendt to Thiebaud: Recent Gifts for the Permanent Collection; and The Golden Decade: Photography at the California School of Fine Arts, 1945-55. Meet and mingle with museum … [Read more...]

Spring Exhibitions Members’ Preview Day

    Spring Exhibitions Members' Preview Day Saturday, February 18 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Museum members are invited to join us on Saturday, February 18, for an exclusive opening preview of Laguna Art Museum's Spring 2017 exhibitions: Stanton Macdonald-Wright: The Haiga Portfolio; From Wendt to Thiebaud: Recent Gifts for the Permanent Collection; and The Golden Decade: Photography at the California School of Fine Arts, 1945-55. Members are also invited to the opening … [Read more...]

What’s Cool in California Is Up for Grabs

  "What’s Cool in California Is Up for Grabs." The Laguna Beach Independent reports on Laguna Art Museum's upcoming Art Auction, which takes place on February 4, 2017. Read the article here.     … [Read more...]

Laguna Art Museum Announces 2017 Film Night Series Line-Up

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  For Immediate Release: January 17, 2017 Media Contact: Cody Lee | 949.494.8971 x211 LAGUNA ART MUSEUM ANNOUNCES 2017 FILM NIGHT SERIES LINE-UP PROGRAMS WILL FEATURE SCREENINGS AND SPECIAL GUESTS   LAGUNA BEACH, CA (January 7, 2017) — This month, Laguna Art Museum launches its 2017 Film Night program with the first of the series of film screenings introduced by special guests. The film program, designed to complement the museum’s mission and explore the art … [Read more...]

Caleb Siemon and Carmen Salazar

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  Caleb Siemon and Carmen Salazar Aura Blob Bowl Hand-blown glass, 2016 3 1/2 x 13 inches Courtesy of the artists Sold >> Click here for artists' website Caleb Siemon and Carmen Salazar have been designing and producing hand-blown glass vessels and lighting fixtures in Southern California since 1999. The studio’s aesthetic reflects the evolved craftsmanship of the Muranese tradition coupled with the balance and restraint of the Scandinavians. The couple met while … [Read more...]

Ray Turner

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  Ray Turner A portrait of the successful bidder or person of his/her choice Example: Woman on Pink Oil on glass 12 x 12 inches Courtesy of the artist Value: $7,500 Buy it Now: $3,750 >> Click here for artist's website Born in 1958, Ray Turner is a Pasadena-based artist known primarily for his portrait paintings. He received his BFA in 1985 from Art Center College of Design, where he subsequently taught for thirteen years as a professor of painting and drawing. Turner … [Read more...]

Pierce Meehan

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  Pierce Meehan Orange County Recycled EPS, teak, acrylic, tinted epoxy resin, and fiberglass, 2015 72 x 72 inches Courtesy of the artist Sold >> Click here for artist's website After graduating with a degree in art from the University of Southern California in 2010, Laguna Beach-based Pierce Meehan designed brand identities for small businesses before turning to fine art as his fulltime occupation. He grew up in the culture of the beach and surfing, and in his Surf … [Read more...]

Robert Larson

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  Robert Larson Silver Rectangle Discarded foil on canvas, 2015 42 5/8 × 28 1/2 inches Courtesy of the artist and CES Gallery Staff Pick Sold >> Click here for the gallery's website "Discarded materials that have been used and create random arrangements are Robert Larson’s medium of choice. Larson spends time collecting these materials and composing meticulous collages that create unplanned patterns and color combinations. In this work, Silver Rectangle, Larson’s medium … [Read more...]