Laguna Art Museum Achieves Matching Grant and Offers Free Admission to Laguna Beach Residents

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  For Immediate Release: February 10, 2017 Media Contact: Cody Lee | 949.494.8971 x211 LAGUNA ART MUSEUM COMPLETES THE FIRST YEAR OF MATCHING GRANT PROGRAM AND THANKS CITY COUNCIL AND PEOPLE OF LAGUNA BEACH WITH FREE ADMISSION   LAGUNA BEACH, CA (February 10, 2017) — In March of 2016, the Laguna Beach City Council voted unanimously in favor of a matching grant program in support of Laguna Art Museum and Laguna Playhouse, the city’s oldest arts institutions. The … [Read more...]

Art Auction 2017: California Cool a Great Success

  For Immediate Release: February 5, 2017 Media Contact: Cody Lee | 949.494.8971 x211 ART AUCTION 2017: CALIFORNIA COOL RAISES $370,000 IN SUPPORT OF LAGUNA ART MUSEUM’S EXHIBITIONS AND EDUCATION PROGRAMS   LAGUNA BEACH, CA (February 5, 2017) — On Saturday, February 4, Laguna Art Museum’s annual Art Auction fundraiser with works by over 100 California artists reached sales of $370,000. Proceeds from the event benefit the museum’s exhibitions and education … [Read more...]

Laguna Art Museum Announces 2017 Film Night Series Line-Up

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  For Immediate Release: January 17, 2017 Media Contact: Cody Lee | 949.494.8971 x211 LAGUNA ART MUSEUM ANNOUNCES 2017 FILM NIGHT SERIES LINE-UP PROGRAMS WILL FEATURE SCREENINGS AND SPECIAL GUESTS   LAGUNA BEACH, CA (January 7, 2017) — This month, Laguna Art Museum launches its 2017 Film Night program with the first of the series of film screenings introduced by special guests. The film program, designed to complement the museum’s mission and explore the art … [Read more...]

Laguna Art Museum Announces Art Auction 2017: California Cool

  For Immediate Release: January 9, 2017 Media Contact: Cody Lee | 949.494.8971 x211 LAGUNA ART MUSEUM PRESENTS ART AUCTION 2017: CALIFORNIA COOL MORE THAN 300 GUESTS WILL ENJOY AN EXCLUSIVE EVENING, ACQUIRING ORIGINAL WORKS BY CALIFORNIA ARTISTS IN SUPPORT OF THE MUSEUM’S EXHIBITIONS AND EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS   LAGUNA BEACH, CA (January 9, 2017) — On February 4, 2017, Laguna Art Museum will present Art Auction 2017: California Cool. With works by over 100 … [Read more...]

Laguna Art Museum Announces Spring 2017 Exhibitions

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  For Immediate Release: December 19, 2016 Media Contact: Cody Lee | 949.494.8971 x211 LAGUNA ART MUSEUM ANNOUNCES SPRING EXHIBITIONS: FROM WENDT TO THIEBAUD: RECENT GIFTS FOR THE PERMANENT COLLECTION THE GOLDEN DECADE: PHOTOGRAPHY AT THE CALIFORNIA SCHOOL OF FINE ARTS, 1945-55 STANTON MACDONALD-WRIGHT: THE HAIGA PORTFOLIO   LAGUNA BEACH, CA (December 19, 2016) — On February 19, 2017, Laguna Art Museum opens three new exhibitions: From Wendt to … [Read more...]

Laguna Art Museum Presents Art Auction 2017: California Cool

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  For Immediate Release: December 5, 2016 Media Contact: Cody Lee | 949.494.8971 x211 LAGUNA ART MUSEUM PRESENTS ART AUCTION 2017: CALIFORNIA COOL MORE THAN 300 GUESTS WILL ENJOY AN EXCLUSIVE EVENING, ACQUIRING ORIGINAL WORKS BY CALIFORNIA ARTISTS IN SUPPORT OF THE MUSEUM’S EXHIBITIONS AND EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS   LAGUNA BEACH, CA (December 5, 2016) — On February 4, 2017, Laguna Art Museum will present Art Auction 2017: California Cool. With works by over 100 … [Read more...]

Laguna Art Museum Honors California Art Collector Yvonne Boseker

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  For Immediate Release: November 21, 2016 Media Contact: Cody Lee | 949.494.8971 x211 LAGUNA ART MUSEUM HONORS CALIFORNIA ART COLLECTOR YVONNE BOSEKER WITH ITS WENDT AWARD   LAGUNA BEACH, CA (November 21, 2016) — On November 13, Laguna Art Museum honored renowned historical California art collector Yvonne Boseker with The Wendt Award for her significant contributions to the knowledge and appreciation of California art. The award was presented by Dr. Malcolm … [Read more...]

Laguna Art Museum’s Art & Nature a Great Success

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  For Immediate Release: November 7, 2016 Media Contact: Cody Lee | 949.494.8971 x211 LAGUNA ART MUSEUM’S ART & NATURE TRANSFORMED MAIN BEACH WITH PHILLIP K. SMITH III’S SPECTACULAR 1/4 MILE ARC MORE THAN 2,000 PEOPLE ATTENDED MUSEUM PROGRAMS AND EXHIBITIONS,WHILE MORE THAN 12,000 EXPERIENCED 1/4 MILE ARC THROUGHOUT THE WEEKEND   LAGUNA BEACH, CA (November 7, 2016) — Laguna Art Museum presented the fourth annual Art & Nature, a multidisciplinary … [Read more...]

Laguna Art Museum Partners with Tech Start-Up SMARTIFY

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  For Immediate Release: September 14, 2016 Media Contact: Cody Lee | 949.494.8971 x211 LAGUNA ART MUSEUM PARTNERS WITH TECH START-UP SMARTIFY AS THE FIRST MUSEUM IN NORTH AMERICA TO LAUNCH THE INNOVATIVE APP   LAGUNA BEACH, CA — On September 24, Laguna Art Museum will become the first North American partner for SMARTIFY, a free mobile app that enhances the museum experience by providing extended artwork information at the tip of your fingers. Using … [Read more...]

Laguna Beach City Council Approves Use of Main Beach for Temporary Artwork

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  For Immediate Release: September 6, 2016 Media Contact: Cody Lee | 949.494.8971 x211 LAGUNA BEACH CITY COUNCIL APPROVES USE OF MAIN BEACH FOR TEMPORARY ARTWORK COMMISSIONED BY LAGUNA ART MUSEUM   LAGUNA BEACH, CA — On Tuesday, August 30, Laguna Beach’s five-member City Council voted unanimously to authorize the use of Main Beach for a temporary art installation commissioned by Laguna Art Museum for its annual Art & Nature festival.  Art & Nature will … [Read more...]