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    Incoming Cultures: Influences & Legacies in the OC

    Presented by Heritage Museum of Orange County at Heritage Museum of Orange County, Santa Ana

    October 25, 2014

    Hear the migration stories of the OC's multi-ethnic residents as they share their tales of moving from their homeland and of assimation to their new surroundings.  Enjoy the cultural atmosphere as we celebrate the diversity in Orange County through special perfomances, demonstrations, & presentations particular to each community, all brought to Orange County via different modes of ...more


    Friday Morning Storytelling, Music & Art

    Presented by Bowers Museum of Cultural Art at Bowers Museum of Cultural Art, Santa Ana

    October 24, 2014

     Wear your Halloween Costume today!
    Recommended for ages 2-6 accompanied by an adult.
    Join Ms. Bev and Ms. Jackie for an engaging storytelling, music and art experience.
    ...more

    Pacific Animal Productions Show at Pretend City

    Presented by Pretend City Children's Museum at Pretend City Children's Museum, Irvine

    October 24, 2014

     Get ready for an exciting animal show! Grown-ups and children will learn about conserving wildlife and endangered species while “ooh-ing” and “awe-ing” at the wonders...more

    Dia de Los Muertos Painting Workshop (Open Studio)

    Presented by City of Newport Beach at Grant Howald Park, Newport Beach

    October 25, 2014

    This popular Mexican holiday (day of the dead) celebrates and honors our ancestors. Each participant will make an important and meaningful connection with their heritage while composing a 16x20...more

    Trash or Treasure?! An Antique Appraisal Luncheon with Appraisers to the Stars, Yvonne & Alyssa Karn

    Presented by Museum of Teaching & Learning

    October 25, 2014

     MOTAL invites you to attend

    Trash or Treasure?
    An Antique Appraisal Event
    with Appraisers to the Stars, Yvonne Karn & Alyssa Karn
    Saturday, October 25, 2014...more

    Digging for Knowledge: Discovering the Ancient Maya Kingdom of El Zotz, Guatemala

    Presented by Bowers Museum of Cultural Art at Bowers Museum of Cultural Art, Santa Ana

    October 25, 2014

     Discovering the Ancient Maya Kingdom of El Zotz, Guatemala
    Dr. Thomas G. Garrison, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, USC, discusses recent discoveries at the site of El Zotz,...more

    Dr. Rueben Martinez invites you to a fundraiser Screening of comedy film 'Aguruphobia'

    Presented by Safada Y Sano Productions at The Frida Cinema, Santa Ana

    October 25, 2014

    Join us Oct. 25th at 7pm at The Frida Cinema Theater in Santa Ana for a fundraiser screening of indie comedy film 'Aguruphobia' directed by Chapman Alumni Richard Montes. ...more

    Fascinating: Orchids & Other Blooms

    Presented by Orange County Fine Arts, Inc at Orange County Fine Arts Showcase Gallery, Santa Ana

    September 17 - October 26, 2014

    All artworks reflect the artists' interpretations of flowers and landscapes.

    The featured artists are Vietnamese photographers Thanh Tran and Kim...more

    Drop-in Art Lab Projects

    Presented by Bowers Museum of Cultural Art at Bowers Museum of Cultural Art, Santa Ana

    October 25 - October 26, 2014

     While Kidseum is closed during installation (until December 7) the Bowers Museum will be hosting drop-in art activities lead by Kidseum art instructors. Drop-in art will be offered every...more

    Mexican Day of the Dead Family Workshop

    Presented by Bowers Museum of Cultural Art at Bowers Museum of Cultural Art, Santa Ana

    October 26, 2014


    A fun, creative and educational experience for all ages. Learn about the meaning of the traditions of the ofrenda altar. Make creative sugar skulls to take home and plan out your own...more

    Family Autism Event at Pretend City

    Presented by Pretend City Children's Museum at Pretend City Children's Museum, Irvine

    October 27, 2014

     Specifically For: Families with children of all ages who are on the autism spectrum; Closed to the general public.

    This special evening is an opportunity for children and their...more

    SOBECA "Last Tuesdays" ARTwalk

    Presented by The LAB at The LAB, Costa Mesa

    October 28, 2014

    The Costa Mesa Cultural Arts Committee and the SOBECA District retailers and restaurants present a fun night of art, music, friends, and food each last Tuesday.


    An Autumnal Art Adventure: Nature Printing & Calligraphy

    Presented by Bowers Museum of Cultural Art at Bowers Museum of Cultural Art, Santa Ana

    October 28, 2014

     An Autumnal Art Adventure: Calligraphy
    Nature's intricate designs are magically revealed when you print and press natural objects by hand onto paper. We will print leaves, plants,...more

    Free Dental Screening at Pretend City

    Presented by Pretend City Children's Museum at Pretend City Children's Museum, Irvine

    October 28, 2014

     Are you going trick-or-treating for Halloween with your family? Before you head out for all those sweet treats, join Pretend City for a free dental screening of your little one’s...more

    Urban(e) Considerations

    Presented by Bowers Museum of Cultural Art at Bowers Museum of Cultural Art, Santa Ana

    October 29, 2014

     The Exhibition of the Société Anonyme
    The Impressionists couldn't get their work shown at the official Salon, so they started their own exhibitions. We will consider...more

    Art for Lunch, Artist Council Inaugural Exhibition

    Presented by Huntington Beach Art Center at Huntington Beach Art Center, Huntington Beach

    October 30, 2014

    Guests are invited to bring a brown bag lunch and enjoy dining in the galleries. The Art Center will provide desserts and beverages. Meet the artists and enjoy the exhibition.


    “MARS ATTACKS!” New Works by International Mixed Media Artist Robert Mars

    Presented by JoAnne ARTMAN Gallery at JoAnne ARTMAN Gallery, Laguna Beach

    September 4 - October 31, 2014

    Artist Statement

    Robert Mars’ artwork chronicles an evolving fascination with the Golden Age of American popular culture and celebrates the icons of the 1950’s and 60’s...more

    Friday Morning Storytelling, Music and Art

    Presented by Bowers Museum of Cultural Art at Bowers Museum of Cultural Art, Santa Ana

    October 3 - October 31, 2014

     Friday, October 10 from 10:30 AM - NOON
    Recommended for ages 2-6 accompanied by an adult.
    Join Ms. Bev and Ms. Jackie for an engaging storytelling, music and art experience....more

    Friday Morning Storytelling, Music & Art

    Presented by Bowers Museum of Cultural Art at Bowers Museum of Cultural Art, Santa Ana

    October 31, 2014

     Recommended for ages 2-6 accompanied by an adult.
    Join Ms. Bev and Ms. Jackie for an engaging storytelling, music and art experience.

    Kidseum will be closed while...more

    Healthy Halloween at Pretend City

    Presented by Pretend City Children's Museum at Pretend City Children's Museum, Irvine

    October 31, 2014

     With the chance to dress up in costume and stock up on sweets, Halloween is the highlight of the year for many children. But since it’s high season for candy, it can also be an...more

    Halloween Musical at Pretend City

    Presented by Pretend City Children's Museum at Pretend City Children's Museum, Irvine

    October 31, 2014

     Enjoy this live concert with spook-tacular songs that children can sing and dance to. The Young Music Company will engage children in an interactive and exciting pop and rock music...more

    Coastline Community College Fall Movie Night 2014

    Presented by Coastline Community College

    October 31, 2014

     Coastline Community College's Associated Student Government presents Fall Movie Night 2014. Disney's Maleficent will be shown. 


    Kara Lee

    Presented by Artist Eye Laguna Gallery

    October 1 - October 31, 2014

     Kara is currently a resident of Newport Coast, CA.  Prior to moving to California, she has lived in  various cities both in the US and abroad.  She holds a B.A. degree in fine...more

    Santa Ana Artists Village Art Walk

    Presented by Santa Ana Arts District at Santa Ana Arts District, Santa Ana

    November 1, 2014

    Join the gallery owners of the Artists Village in downtown Santa Ana for an evening of dining, shopping for original art and viewing open lofts. Orange County's hippest new neighborhood...more

    Tourism in Southern California

    Presented by Heritage Museum of Orange County at Heritage Museum of Orange County, Santa Ana

    November 1, 2014

     Learn how Hollywood influenced the movement of people from around the country to Southern California as the film industry grew, creating new destinations for travelers and tourism. After the...more

    Art Shop Holiday Sale

    Presented by Orange County Fine Arts, Inc at Showcase Gallery, Santa Ana

    November 1, 2014

    The Holidays are coming! Join our local artists as they present their work for our Annual sale of handcrafted, fine art gift items. Jewelry, Paintings in all mediums, Photographic art, Ceramics,...more

    Echoes Of Life - Mukrim Brush Painting Club

    Presented by Muzeo at MUZEO, Anaheim

    October 4 - November 2, 2014

    Members of Korean Mukrim Brush Painting Club have a variety of artwork on display.


    Beyond the Canvas:

    Presented by Newport Beach Public Library at Newport Beach Public Library, Newport Beach

    November 5, 2014

    Award-winning professor Jacqueline Hahn presents a lecture in the “Beyond the Canvas,” series focusing on Edouard Manet: from Realism to Impressionism,offering insights into the...more

    Laguna Beach Art Walk

    Presented by City of Laguna Beach Arts at Laguna Beach Arts District, Laguna Beach

    November 6, 2014

    Join galleries across Laguna Beach for the monthly First Thursdays Art Walk for artist demonstrations, exhibition openings, music, dance, appetizers, and more! Art Walk maps are available online...more

    Artist Council Inaugural Exhibition

    Presented by Huntington Beach Art Center at Huntington Beach Art Center, Huntington Beach

    October 10 - November 8, 2014

    The Huntington Beach Art Center presents The Artist Council Inaugural Exhibition, an exhibition of contemporary art that will be featured in the galleries from October 10 – November 8, 2014....more

    Pet Portrait Painting Workshop with Salem Cade

    Presented by City of Brea Art Gallery at City of Brea Art Gallery, Brea

    October 28 - November 11, 2014

    Paint a portrait of your favorite animal or pet! Bring a photograph to work from and learn how to measure proportions and to create a realistic drawing. Discover how to create different textures...more

    Mosaic Art Coaster Set Workshop

    Presented by City of Brea Art Gallery at City of Brea Art Gallery, Brea

    October 28 - November 11, 2014

    New and returning students will be excited to hear that in this mosaic series they will learn the reverse method of mosaic, which is used in creating tables and other flat surfaces; while still...more

    Back to the Beginning

    Presented by Heritage Museum of Orange County at Heritage Museum of Orange County, Santa Ana

    November 15, 2014

    Have you ever wondered how your family settled in Southern California? Where did you r grandparents or great-grandparents come from? Why did they move? People move for many reasons, and local...more

    Journey Stories

    Presented by Heritage Museum of Orange County at Heritage Museum of Orange County, Santa Ana

    October 5 - November 16, 2014

    Journey Stories, by the Smithsonian Institution, explores the intersection between modes of travel & the Americans' desire to feel free to progress and flourish, voyage,  and...more

    Beyond the Canvas: Pierre-Auguste Renoir

    Presented by Newport Beach Public Library at Newport Beach Public Library, Newport Beach

    November 19, 2014

    Award-winning professor Jacqueline Hahn presents a lecture in the “Beyond the Canvas,” series focusing on Pierre-Auguste Renoir: The Realist of Beautiful Illusions and Striking...more

    HB Downtown Art Walk

    Presented by Huntington Beach Downtown Business Improvement District at Huntington Beach Downtown Improvement District, Huntington Beach

    November 20, 2014

    Come enjoy artwork by emerging artists and student artists with unique and unusual presentations. Free and open to the public, this non-juried art show features artist displays in restaurants and...more

    FARM I 2 fork (A Show About Foods)

    Presented by Coastline Community College at Coastline Community College Art Gallery, Newport Beach

    October 24 - November 22, 2014

    *OPENING RECEPTION: October 24th 5-8PM*

    FARM | 2 fork is an organized exhibition that looks at “how” one can perceive food. From contemporary interpretations of what is fresh...more

    SOBECA "Last Tuesdays" ARTwalk

    Presented by The LAB at The LAB, Costa Mesa

    November 25, 2014

    The Costa Mesa Cultural Arts Committee and the SOBECA District retailers and restaurants present a fun night of art, music, friends, and food each last Tuesday.


    FARM I 2 fork (A Show About Foods)

    Presented by Coastline Community College at Coastline Community College Art Gallery, Newport Beach

    October 24, 2012 - November 26, 2014

     FARM | 2 fork is an organized exhibition that looks at “how” one can perceive food. From contemporary interpretations of what is fresh to classic, post WW2 thoughts of...more

    Laguna Beach Art Walk

    Presented by City of Laguna Beach Arts at Laguna Beach Arts District, Laguna Beach

    December 4, 2014

    Join galleries across Laguna Beach for the monthly First Thursdays Art Walk for artist demonstrations, exhibition openings, music, dance, appetizers, and more! Art Walk maps are available online...more

    The Art of Mapping: Twenty-Five Years of Paintings by Spelman Evans Downer

    Presented by Soka University at Soka University Founders Hall, Aliso Viejo

    September 11 - December 5, 2014

    The Art of Mapping exhibition presents major works painted by Spelman Evans Downer over the last twenty-five years. The show features curated selections from Mr. Downer’s long career and...more

    Santa Ana Artists Village Art Walk

    Presented by Santa Ana Arts District at Santa Ana Arts District, Santa Ana

    December 6, 2014

    Join the gallery owners of the Artists Village in downtown Santa Ana for an evening of dining, shopping for original art and viewing open lofts. Orange County's hippest new neighborhood...more

    Holiday Artisan Faire

    Presented by Chemers Gallery at Chemers Gallery, Tustin

    December 6, 2014

    Uniquely crafted art to wear, to share, to simply enjoy! Join in the fun at our Holiday Artisan Faire featuring new tempting treasures of jewelry, fiber arts, glass, ceramics...more

    Juxtapose

    Presented by Orange County Fine Arts, Inc at Orange County Fine Arts Showcase Gallery, Santa Ana

    October 29 - December 7, 2014

     The Showcase Gallery at South Coast Plaza Village, announces its new show "Juxtapose," an all mixed-media exhibition, beginning October 29 to December 7. The gallery is located at...more

    Ed Moses: Cross-Section

    Presented by UAG (University Arts Gallery) and Claire Trevor School of the Arts at University Art Gallery (UCI), Irvine

    October 10 - December 13, 2014

    Ed Moses: Cross-Section Oct. 10 - Dec. 13 Curated by Kevin Appel & Juli Carson Opening Reception: Oct. 11, 2:00 – 5:00 pm The University Art Galleries (UAG) will mount a retrospective...more

    Rex Brandt Centennial Celebration & Art Exhibit

    Presented by City of Newport Beach and Newport Beach Public Library at Newport Beach Public Library, Newport Beach

    November 1 - December 15, 2014

    The Newport Beach City Arts Commission will host a Centennial Celebration, honoring the life and art of California scene painter Rex Brandt, on Saturday, November 1 at the Central Library. The...more

    HB Downtown Art Walk

    Presented by Huntington Beach Downtown Business Improvement District at Huntington Beach Downtown Improvement District, Huntington Beach

    December 18, 2014

    Come enjoy artwork by emerging artists and student artists with unique and unusual presentations. Free and open to the public, this non-juried art show features artist displays in restaurants and...more

    SOBECA "Last Tuesdays" ARTwalk

    Presented by The LAB at The LAB, Costa Mesa

    December 30, 2014

    The Costa Mesa Cultural Arts Committee and the SOBECA District retailers and restaurants present a fun night of art, music, friends, and food each last Tuesday.


    Hispanic Weavings: The Romero Collection of Blankets

    Presented by The Muckenthaler Cultural Center at Muckenthaler Cultural Center, Fullerton

    October 16, 2014 - January 1, 2015

     Celebrated Los Angeles artist Frank Romero has been collecting Hispanic blankets for thirty years.  Hispanic weavings will include examples of blankets from the Rio Grande Valley,...more

    The Avant-Garde Collection

    Presented by Orange County Museum of Art (OCMA) at Orange County Museum of Art (OCMA), Newport Beach

    September 7, 2014 - January 4, 2015

    This exhibition traces OCMA's acquisitions highlights across five decades, focusing on the evolving definition of "avant-garde." 

    In the 1960s it was cutting-edge to...more

    Eddo Stern: New Works

    Presented by Beall Center for Art + Technology, UC Irvine and Claire Trevor School of the Arts at UCI Beall Center for Art + Technology, Irvine

    October 10, 2014 - January 24, 2015

    Eddo Stern: New Works Oct. 10 – Jan. 24 Opening Reception: Saturday, Oct. 11, 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Eddo Stern explores the intersection between making games and making art. Stern...more

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