LAM Announces 2018 Exhibition Tony DeLap: A Retrospective

  For Immediate Release: November 27, 2017 LAM ANNOUNCES 2018 EXHIBITION TONY DeLAP: A RETROSPECTIVE LAGUNA BEACH, CA (November 27, 2017) — On February 25, 2018, Laguna Art Museum will open the exhibition Tony DeLap: A Retrospective. The exhibition and accompanying catalogue will survey DeLap’s career and influence, from his first exhibition at the Oakland Museum of California in 1960 to the present, taking a critical look at his role in various movements as well … [Read more...]

LAM Announces Centennial Bash

  For Immediate Release: November 27, 2017 LAM ANNOUNCES CENTENNIAL BASH   LAGUNA BEACH, CA (November 27, 2017) — On January 27, 2018, Laguna Art Museum will kick off a year-long series of centennial celebrations. The Centennial Bash will bring hundreds of art lovers and enthusiasts together for the ultimate late night party. The event will feature site-specific installations by artists Megan Geckler, Elizabeth Turk, and FriendsWithYou; live music by Matt Costa … [Read more...]

Reilly Rhodes on Winslow Homer

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Reilly Rhodes on Winslow Homer Thursday, January 25 6:00 p.m. Free admission Talk by the author of Winslow Homer from Poetry to Fiction—the Engraved Works, followed by a book-signing. The art of Winslow Homer, who arguably is the most renowned and best-loved artist of the period, is exquisitely illustrated with didactic interpretation and accompanied by never before published or exhibited period photographs. The artist skillfully captured a cross section of American society in … [Read more...]

Film Night: Orange Sunshine

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Film Night: Orange Sunshine Thursday, January 18 7:00 p.m. Sold Out 2016 documentary about Orange County’s Brotherhood of Eternal Love, introduced by the film’s director, William Kirkley. Orange Sunshine is the never-before-told story of the Brotherhood of Eternal Love - a spiritual group of surfers and hippies in California who became the largest suppliers of LSD during the 60s and 70s. This feature-length documentary follows their rise to star-status in Psychedelic … [Read more...]

Live! at the Museum: Nicholas Mariscal

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Live! at the Museum: Nicholas Mariscal Thursday, January 11 7:00 p.m. Included with museum admission The young cellist performs Latin American works. Nicholas Mariscal is a 22-year-old cellist currently pursuing his graduate degree at the USC Thornton School of Music. He received his Bachelor of Music degree at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music and is an alumnus of the Interlochen Arts Camp, where he was a member of the prestigious World Youth Symphony Orchestra. … [Read more...]

First Thursdays Art Walk

First Thursdays Art Walk Thursday, January 4 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...]

Art and Nature: That’s Laguna.

  "Art and Nature: That’s Laguna." In the Laguna Beach Independent, Tom Osborne considers Laguna Art Museum's Art & Nature program and California Mexicana exhibition.  Read the article online here. … [Read more...]

Laguna Art Museum hosts Art & Nature Family Festival, hundreds turn out

Marjan Kalantar of Newport Coast holds her son, Rod Kalantar, as they admire drawings on display at the Laguna Art Museum during the annual Family Festival on Sunday, November 5, 2017. (Photo By Jeff Antenore, Contributing Photographer)

  "Laguna Art Museum hosts Art & Nature Family Festival, hundreds turn out." The Orange County Register reports on Laguna Art Museum's fifth annual Art & Nature festival.  Read the article online here. … [Read more...]

Floating streetlight off Laguna’s Main Beach will not be installed this weekend

  "Floating streetlight off Laguna’s Main Beach will not be installed this weekend." The Daily Pilot reports that the installation of Seascape, the outdoor work of art commissioned for Laguna Art Museum's fifth annual Art & Nature, is on hold.  Read the article online here. … [Read more...]

Seascape, Commissioned Artwork for Art & Nature, On Hold

  For Immediate Release: November 3, 2017 Media Contact: Cody Lee | 949.494.8971 x211 SEASCAPE, COMMISSIONED ARTWORK FOR ART & NATURE, ON HOLD   LAGUNA BEACH, CA (November 3, 2017) — Laguna Art Museum regrets to announce that Seascape, the outdoor artwork created by Mexican artist Pablo Vargas Lugo for the fifth edition of Art & Nature, will not be on view during Art & Nature weekend. In consultation with state resource agencies, the California … [Read more...]