In Person: Professor Katherine Manthorne

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In Person: Professor Katherine Manthorne Sunday, October 15 3:00 p.m. Included with museum admission The guest curator of California Mexicana: Missions to Murals, 1820-1930 discusses the themes of the exhibition. Katherine Manthorne, a specialist in modern art of the Americas, earned her Ph.D. from Columbia University. She was director of the Research Center at the Smithsonian’s American Art Museum, where she also served as executive editor of the journal American Art. Earlier … [Read more...]

Family Art Studio

Family Art Studio Sunday, October 15 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Free admission with advance registration Family Art Studio is a hands-on art-making program offered by Laguna Art Museum on the third Sunday of every month between 2:00 and 4:00 p.m. Children and families create a piece of art from start to finish, inspired by one of the exhibitions in the museum. Art projects are designed for all ages and are supervised by members of the Laguna Art Museum Arts Council. All materials are … [Read more...]

First Thursdays Art Walk

First Thursdays Art Walk Thursday, October 5 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Free admission First Thursdays Art Walk celebrates the diverse cultural art scene of Laguna Beach and is free to the public with participation by more than 30 member galleries.   The museum offers free admission and docents are available for tours. Please click here for information about current exhibitions. … [Read more...]

Museum Day Live!


Smithsonian Magazine's Museum Day Live! Saturday, September 23 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Free admission The museum offers free admission as part of Smithsonian magazine’s thirteenth annual Museum Day Live!   Museum Day Live! coincides with the final weekend to view the Phil Dike: At the Edge of the Sea and Ben Messick: Memories of Los Angeles exhibitions at Laguna Art Museum. Smithsonian recognizes the extraordinary power of museums and other cultural institutions to … [Read more...]

Laguna Art Museum Announces Fifth Annual Art & Nature Featuring a Commissioned Work by Pablo Vargas Lugo

  For Immediate Release: August 15, 2017 Media Contact: Cody Lee | 949.494.8971 x211 LAGUNA ART MUSEUM ANNOUNCES FIFTH ANNUAL ART & NATURE, NOVEMBER 2-5, FEATURING A COMMISSIONED OUTDOOR WORK BY PABLO VARGAS LUGO   LAGUNA BEACH, CA (August 15, 2017) — Laguna Art Museum will present the fifth annual Art & Nature, a multidisciplinary exploration of art’s many and various engagements with the natural world, November 2-5, 2017. Art & Nature … [Read more...]

Tony DeLap, Florine, Child of the Air, 1977


Tony DeLap Florine, Child of the Air Lithograph, 1977 20 7/8 x 21 1/8 inches Gift of Terry Gulden and Renée Comeau 2015.004 … [Read more...]

Tony DeLap, Pyramid (Paris Series), 1984


Tony DeLap Pyramid (Paris Series) Collotype and lithography, 1984 5 1/4 x 7 1/2 inches Gift of Tom and Barbara Peckenpaugh 2012.009.008 … [Read more...]

Tony DeLap, Napoleon’s Tomb (Paris Series)


Tony DeLap Napoleon's Tomb (Paris Series) Collotype and lithography, 1984 6 7/8 x 4 3/8 inches Gift of Tom and Barbara Peckenpaugh 2012.009.007 . In his Paris Series, Tony DeLap mischievously inserted imaginary sculptures of his own design into picture postcards of famous landmarks. … [Read more...]

Tony DeLap, La Grand Roue (Paris Series), 1984


Tony DeLap La Grand Roue (Paris Series) Collotype, lithograph, and letterpress, 1984 5 x 7 1/4 inches Gift of Tom and Barbara Peckenpaugh 2012.009.006 … [Read more...]

Tony DeLap, The Floating Lady (Paris Series), 1984


Tony DeLap The Floating Lady (Paris Series) Collotype, lithograph, and letterpress, 1984 4 1/2 x 6 7/8 inches Gift of Tom and Barbara Peckenpaugh 2012.009.005 … [Read more...]