Exhibits That Inspire Conversation and Memorable Dates

  "Laguna Art Museum — Representing California’s Rich Cultural Past and Present With Exhibits That Inspire Conversation and Memorable Dates." DatingAdvice.com has ideas for your next date night.  Read the feature online here. … [Read more...]

Laguna Art Museum’s Centennial Bash

  "Laguna Art Museum’s Centennial Bash." ART AND CAKE attends the Centennial Bash, which kicked off a year-long series of centennial events with art, music, and beer during the ultimate late night party.  Read the feature online here. … [Read more...]

Auction Recap: California Cool

  "Auction Recap: California Cool." Fine Art Connoisseur reports on the museum's record-breaking art auction fundraiser.  Read the feature online here. … [Read more...]

California Cool Art Auction 2018 Sets New Records, Raising Over $466,000 in Support of LAM’s Exhibitions and Education Programs

  For Immediate Release: February 11, 2018 LAM ANNOUNCES FEATURED ARTISTS FOR CALIFORNIA COOL ART AUCTION 2018 LAGUNA BEACH, CA (February 11, 2018) — On Saturday, February 10, Laguna Art Museum’s centennial edition of the California Cool Art Auction reached sales of over $466,000, making it the museum’s most successful art auction to date. Proceeds from the event benefit the museum’s exhibitions and education programs. The auction, in its 36th edition during the … [Read more...]

Art Auction 2018 | Last Chance Sale

    Last Chance Sale Unsold works from California Cool Art Auction 2018 are now available at the minimum bid price, which is 50 percent of the stated value. Works can be viewed and purchased in person at the museum during open hours through Friday, February 16 (the museum is closed Wednesday, February 14). For questions and more information, please email Sarah Strozza or call 949.494.8971 x219. Proceeds from California Cool Art Auction 2018 support the museum’s … [Read more...]

Members’ Preview Day

Members' Preview Day Saturday, February 24 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.   Museum members are invited to join us on Saturday, February 24, for an exclusive opening of the exhibition Tony DeLap: A Retrospective. Members are also invited to the opening reception on Saturday from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Members should have received tickets in the mail. . >> Not a member? Become one today and join us for this exciting event! Also, beat the crowd by joining us for the … [Read more...]

Members’ Opening Reception

Members' Opening Reception Saturday, February 24 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.   Museum members are invited to join us on Saturday, February 24, for a reception celebrating the opening of the exhibition Tony DeLap: A Retrospective. Meet and mingle with museum members, curators, and artists while enjoying the opportunity to view the exhibition before it opens to the public. Cash bar. Members will receive tickets in the mail. . >> Not a member? Become one today and join … [Read more...]

10 Questions With… Malcolm Warner

Malcolm Warner, photo by James Cant

  "10 Questions With… Malcolm Warner." Laguna Beach Magazine asks the museum’s executive director about some of his favorite things and reflects on the museum’s 100-year milestone.  Read the feature online here. … [Read more...]

Film Night: The Bad and the Beautiful

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Film Night: The Bad and the Beautiful Thursday, March 15 7:00 p.m. Included with museum admission Curator Janet Blake introduces the 1952 melodrama starring Lana Turner and Kirk Douglas.   Unscrupulous movie producer Jonathan Shields (Kirk Douglas) is a child of Hollywood who ruthlessly toils his way to the top of the studio system, discarding movie star Georgia (Lana Turner), director Fred Amiel (Barry Sullivan) and writer James Lee Bartlow (Dick Powell) along the … [Read more...]