Laguna Art Museum Opens Spring Exhibitions

  "Laguna Art Museum opens spring exhibitions." Art Daily features Laguna Art Museum's spring exhibitions: From Wendt to Thiebaud, The Golden Decade, and The Haiga Portfolio, which opened on February 19, 2017. Read the article here.   … [Read more...]

California Cool Hits the Mark

  "California Cool Hits the Mark." The Laguna Beach Independent reports on Art Auction 2017 as well as the museum's progress in the first major improvement made under the city's matching grant program. >> Read more here.   … [Read more...]

Laguna Art Museum offers free admission to locals from Feb 19 to March 31

  "Laguna Art Museum offers free admission to locals from Feb 19 to March 31." Stu News Laguna reports on the museum's improvements under the city's Cultural Facilities Improvement Matching Grant Program, and its offer of free admission to Laguna Beach residents through March 31. Read more here.     … [Read more...]

Not for the Eye to Miss: The Golden Age of Photography

  "Not for the Eye to Miss: The Golden Age of Photography." Beyond the Curtain features The Golden Decade: Photography at the California School of Fine Arts, 1945-55, which opens at Laguna Art Museum on February 19, 2017. Read the article here.     … [Read more...]

Art Auction 2017: California Cool – A Great Success! 

  On Saturday, February 4, Laguna Art Museum’s annual Art Auction fundraiser welcomed over 350 guests who enjoyed delicious cuisine, creative cocktails, and lively bidding on original artworks by more than 100 important California artists. The event was a great success, surpassing budgeted goals and raising $370,000, with an incredible 90 percent of the works selling. The museum is grateful to the artists, sponsors, and supporters for playing such important parts in that success. … [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...]

A Quarter Mile of Reflective Poles Mirror the Changing Tides

  "A Quarter Mile of Reflective Poles Mirror the Changing Tides." Colossal reviews Phillip K. Smith III's 1/4 Mile Arc, which was commissioned for Laguna Art Museum's Art & Nature 2016. Read the article here.     … [Read more...]

Bright Idea

  "Bright Idea." C Magazine profiles Phillip K. Smith III, the artist whose 1/4 Mile Arc was the highlight of Laguna Art Museum's Art & Nature 2016, and whose Bent Parallel installation is on view at the museum through January 15, 2017. Read the article here.     … [Read more...]

Art Scene Creates a Flash in 2016

  "Art Scene Creates a Flash in 2016." The Laguna Beach Independent reviews what made news in Laguna’s art scene in the past year, including Phillip K. Smith III's 1/4 Mile Arc and the current exhibition Miss Hills of Laguna Beach. Read the article here.     … [Read more...]

Works by Anna Althea Hills, Phillip K. Smith III, and Kristin Leachman on view at the Laguna Art Museum

  "Works by Anna Althea Hills, Phillip K. Smith III, and Kristin Leachman on view at the Laguna Art Museum." ArtDaily features Laguna Art Museum's fall exhibitions, which are on view through January 15, 2017. Read the article here. … [Read more...]