Art & Nature | saltfineart + RAWsalt

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    saltfineart + RAWsalt MIDCENTURY DREAMSCAPES | Surreal Landscapes from the Pablo Tesak Collection November 2 - November 30 346 North Coast Highway Visit participating galleries during First Thursdays Art Walk on Thursday, November 2. Maps and information on free public transportation will be available in the museum lobby.                 Pablo Tesak made the journey from war-torn … [Read more...]

Art & Nature | Laguna Beach High School

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    Laguna Beach High School/City of Laguna Beach Environmental Sustainability Committee Rising Tides, A Sea Level Rise Educational Installation November 2 - November 5 Main Beach Visit participating galleries during First Thursdays Art Walk on Thursday, November 2. Maps and information on free public transportation will be available in the museum lobby.                 A 2017 United … [Read more...]

Live! at the Museum: Brass Pacifica

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Live! at the Museum: Brass Pacifica Thursday, October 12 7:00 p.m. Woman’s Club of Laguna Beach, 286 St. Ann's Drive     Live! at the Museum presents Brass Pacifica. In a one-time move, this event takes place at the Woman’s Club of Laguna Beach, at 286 St. Ann's Drive. Doors will open at 6:00 pm and the concert will begin at 7:00 pm. Free for members of the museum and Laguna Beach Live! $5 (cash) for all others. Please note: This event does not take … [Read more...]

Members’ Opening Reception

  Members' Opening Reception Saturday, October 14 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Museum members are invited to join us on Saturday, October 14, for a reception celebrating the opening of Laguna Art Museum's Fall 2017 exhibitions: California Mexicana: Missions to Murals, 1820–1930 and Dan McCleary: Prints from Oaxaca. Meet and mingle with museum members, curators, and artists while enjoying the opportunity to view the exhibitions before they open to the public. Cash bar. Members should … [Read more...]

Members’ Preview Day

  Members' Preview Day Saturday, October 14 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Museum members are invited to join us on Saturday, October 14, for an exclusive opening of Laguna Art Museum's Fall 2017 exhibitions: California Mexicana: Missions to Murals, 1820–1930 and Dan McCleary: Prints from Oaxaca. These exhibitions are part of Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, a far-reaching and ambitious exploration of Latin American and Latino art in dialogue with Los Angeles, taking place from September 2017 … [Read more...]

In Person: Professor Katherine Manthorne

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In Person: Professor Katherine Manthorne Sunday, October 15 3:00 p.m. Included with museum admission The guest curator of California Mexicana: Missions to Murals, 1820-1930 discusses the themes of the exhibition. Katherine Manthorne, a specialist in modern art of the Americas, earned her Ph.D. from Columbia University. She was director of the Research Center at the Smithsonian’s American Art Museum, where she also served as executive editor of the journal American Art. Earlier … [Read more...]

Family Art Studio

Family Art Studio Sunday, October 15 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 … [Read more...]

First Thursdays Art Walk

First Thursdays Art Walk Thursday, October 5 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...]

Museum Day Live!

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Smithsonian Magazine's Museum Day Live! Saturday, September 23 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Free admission The museum offers free admission as part of Smithsonian magazine’s thirteenth annual Museum Day Live!   Museum Day Live! coincides with the final weekend to view the Phil Dike: At the Edge of the Sea and Ben Messick: Memories of Los Angeles exhibitions at Laguna Art Museum. Smithsonian recognizes the extraordinary power of museums and other cultural institutions to … [Read more...]

Tony DeLap, Florine, Child of the Air, 1977

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Tony DeLap Florine, Child of the Air Lithograph, 1977 20 7/8 x 21 1/8 inches Gift of Terry Gulden and Renée Comeau 2015.004 … [Read more...]