Film: Dancemaker

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Film: Dancemaker Saturday, September 9 6:00 p.m. Included with museum admission Award-winning documentary about Paul Taylor Dance Company, presented in partnership with Laguna Dance Festival and introduced by USC professor and dance icon Patrick Corbin. Academy Award nominee for best documentary feature, this film is a tribute to Paul Taylor and a look into the Paul Taylor Dance Company. Presented in partnership with Laguna Dance Festival and introduced by Professor of Dance … [Read more...]

Tony DeLap, Cathedral Door (Paris Series),

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Tony DeLap Cathedral Door (Paris Series) Collotype, lithograph, and letterpress, 1984 7 1/4 x 5 1/8 inches Gift of Tom and Barbara Peckenpaugh 2012.009.003 … [Read more...]

Tony DeLap, The Mysterious Globe, 1986

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Tony DeLap The Mysterious Globe Wood, canvas and acrylic, 1986 65 1/2 x 51 x 3 1/2 inches Gift of The Mark and Hilarie Moore Collection 1991.008 … [Read more...]

James Strombotne, Laguna Beach, 1960

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James Strombotne Laguna Beach Oil on canvas, 1960 50 1/2 x 70 1/4 inches Gift of Sterling Holloway 1965.005 . James Strombotne offers his caricatural take on Laguna Beach beachgoers, who show off various degrees of suntan and types of swimsuit. Presumably the topless women are an element of fantasy. The artist sold the work to actor and Laguna Beach resident Sterling Holloway, best known as the voice of Winnie the Pooh. “The paint was barely dry when Sterling saw my painting in my studio … [Read more...]

Peter Alexander, Untitled, 2014

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Peter Alexander Untitled Cast polyester resin construction, 2014 7 3/4 x 8 1/4 x 8 1/4 inches Museum purchase with funds from a prior gift of the Mark and Hilarie Moore Collection 2014.006 … [Read more...]