Palette to Palate 2017 | Sold Out

. Palette to Palate is SOLD OUT However, there are still several ways you can support the event and help ensure Laguna Art Museum continues to provide critically acclaimed exhibitions and art education for all. All contributions are 100% tax deductible.   SPONSOR AN ARTIST Palette to Palate features the work of ten California artists active in a wide range of styles and media. They will exhibit examples of their work available for purchase and join guests for the event at a table o … [Read more...]

Palette to Palate 2017 | Tickets

  For more information about tickets and sponsorship opportunities, please email Director of Special Events Sarah Strozza or call 949.494.8971 x 219.   TABLE SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES $20,000 Executive Director's Table *Table for up to twelve (Eleven seats for guests, plus one artist) Invitation for ten to the Patron Party on May 7 Opportunity to have the Executive Director seated at your table Platinum level sponsorship recognition on event invitation, event p … [Read more...]

Museum Trip to Palm Springs and Desert X

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  Palm Springs and Desert X with Executive Director Malcolm Warner April 1 - 2, 2017 Saturday and Sunday, April 1 and 2, visit to Desert X art installations in the Palm Springs area, accompanied by Executive Director Dr. Malcolm Warner. The weekend get-away includes: Saturday, April 1, 10am to 7pm Transportation in Palm Springs for the entire day. Visits to outdoor installations, lunch, and studio visit of Phillip K. Smith III. Sunday, April 2, 10am to … [Read more...]

Stanton Macdonald-Wright: Visual Haiku

  "Stanton Macdonald-Wright: Visual Haiku." Art & Antiques Magazine features Laguna Art Museum's exhibition Stanton Macdonald-Wright: The Haiga Portfolio in its March issue. Read the article online here.   … [Read more...]

Evening for Educators

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Evening for Educators Monday, March 13 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Evening for Educators at Laguna Art Museum is an opportunity for K-12 teachers to preview new exhibitions, learn about the museum’s school programs, and network with colleagues. • Enjoy a reception with wine, beer, and light bites • Explore new exhibitions through docent-led tours • Participate in hands-on art-making activities led by museum teaching artists • Learn how exhibitions align with Visual Arts curriculum standards • Prev … [Read more...]

Shakespeare and Art


Shakespeare and Art Thursday, April 27 6:00 p.m. Sold Out University of California, Irvine professor Julia Lupton joins Laguna Art Museum director Malcolm Warner for a public discussion with illustrations and dramatic readings by Bri McWhorter. What kinds of images inspired Shakespeare? And how have artists responded to the vivid tableaux depicted in Shakespeare’s plays? Wall hangings, wood cuts, paintings, and posters contribute their colors, textures, compositions, and perspectives to … [Read more...]

Family Art Studio

Family Art Studio Sunday, April 16 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Free admission with advance registration Family Art Studio is a hands-on art-making program offered by Laguna Art Museum on the third Sunday of every month between 2:00 and 4:00 p.m. Children and families create a piece of art from start to finish, inspired by one of the exhibitions in the museum. Art projects are designed for all ages and are supervised by members of the Laguna Art Museum Arts Council. All materials are provided. Space i … [Read more...]

Film Night: Sunset Boulevard


Film Night: Sunset Boulevard Thursday, April 20 7:00 p.m. Included with museum admission Curator Janet Blake introduces the 1950 classic. Sunset Boulevard (1950) is a classic film noir about “behind the scenes” Hollywood, self-deceit, spiritual and spatial emptiness, and the price of fame, greed, narcissism, and ambition. The film was honored with eleven Academy Award nominations and was the recipient of three Oscars: Best Story and Screenplay, Best Black and White Art Direc … [Read more...]

Live! at the Museum: Sunset Club Trio

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Live! at the Museum: Sunset Club Trio Thursday, April 13 7:00 p.m. Included with museum admission Violin, electric guitar, and flamenco guitar concert. Violinist Etienne Gara, joined by Ines Thomé on the electric guitar and Michael Gratovich on the flamenco guitar, founded the Sunset Club Trio for a new approach to the classical violin and piano repertoire. Their music revisits the sound textures of classical masterpieces along with newly commissioned ones, to bring a whole new … [Read more...]

First Thursdays Art Walk

  First Thursdays Art Walk Thursday, April 6 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. … [Read more...]