The Cool School documents the rise of the Los Angeles contemporary art scene by focusing on the Ferus Gallery and its founders, Walter Hopps and Ed Kienholz, and profiling artists including Ed Ruscha, Craig Kauffman, Wallace Berman, Ed Moses, and Robert Irwin
The 2008 documentary premiered at the Cleveland International Film Festival. It was directed by Morgan Neville and narrated by Jeff Bridges.
Included with museum admission. Advance tickets are recommended.
Please note: In the interest of protecting the health and well-being of our community and staff, and to support efforts to contain the spread of the Coronavirus COVID-19, Laguna Art Museum will temporarily close to the public from Saturday, March 14, until at least Thursday, April 2. Events and programs at the museum are cancelled during this time. Please click here for information.
First Thursdays Art Walk
First Thursdays Art Walk celebrates the diverse cultural art scene of Laguna Beach. LAM offers free admission from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Wayne Thiebaud-Inspired All Ages Circus Day
Visit our special exhibition Wayne Thiebuaud: Clowns and participate in clown-themed activities inspired by the art.
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