First Thursdays Art Walk

First Thursdays Art Walk celebrates the diverse cultural art scene of Laguna Beach. LAM offers free admission from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m.

Self-Help Graphics, 1983–1991

January 17 – May 27, 2019
The selection of prints is from the large Self-Help Graphics collection purchased by the museum in 1992 with the help of Charlie Miller, René and Norma Molina, and funds from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Art Colony: The Laguna Beach Art Association, 1918 …

June 24, 2018 – January 13, 2019
This exhibition is part of a year-long celebration of the museum’s history and legacy, honoring the artists of a hundred years ago whose organization eventually became Laguna Art Museum.

Titi, Nunu, and Klembolo: Helena Modjeska …

March 3 – May 27, 2019
The original manuscript of Helena Modjeska’s fairy tale, recently acquired by the University of California, Irvine (UCI) Libraries and conserved by the UCLA Library Conservation Center, displays an amazing flight of the imagination.

Centennial Gifts: Recent Additions to the Permanen …

March 3 – May 27, 2019
Laguna Art Museum grows and strengthens its permanent collection largely through donations from collectors, artists, and foundations. Since the beginning of 2018 it has received some outstanding donations of works of art in recognition of the centenary of its founding organization.

Sculptures by Gwynn Murrill

June 16 – September 22, 2019
The Los Angeles-based artist Gwynn Murrill is best known for her sculptures of animals. The exhibition will consist of about twenty-five of Murrill’s sculptures, dating from 1972 onward.

I Will Not Make Any More Boring Art: Prints by Joh …

June 16 – September 22, 2019
The exhibition includes over seventy works selected from the collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation, which include an impression of almost every print Baldessari has made to date.

Thomas Hunt: California Modernist

October 13, 2019 – January 12, 2020
Comprising about fifty of Hunt’s paintings, Thomas Hunt: California Modernist is curated by Janet Blake, the museum’s curator of historical art, in collaboration with early California art researcher Keith Colestock.