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    The Living Room Talks

    Presented by Orange County Great Park at Orange County Great Park, Irvine

    Ongoing

    he Living Room is a curated community gathering place created to encourage intimate and engaging conversation with local artists. The warm locale features a collection of nostalgic mural art and décor, a serene setting that welcomes stimulating discussion and debate. Talks on art and creative subjects are hosted on the first Sunday of the month from 1-2 p.m. at the Great Park Gallery in the Palm ...more


    Ceramics from Esperanza High School

    Presented by Muzeo at MUZEO, Anaheim

    May 7 - June 4, 2016

    Ceramic artwork created by the following students from Esperanza High School:

    Alyssa Whisler, Andrew Perez, Ashley Do, Christian Davis, Stephany Jaramillo, Manual Renteria, Maria Perez...more

    Keeping a Watercolor Journal with Judy Schroeder

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

    June 4, 2016

    Recording the "everydayness" of your life can be a revelation and lead to an enhanced appreciation for the daily experiences we all have and mostly forget. In this class, Judy will show you how to...more

    xTxMe

    Presented by Orange County Center for Contemporary Art at Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana

    May 7 - June 4, 2016

    Opening Reception

    Featured Artists:  Eva Andry, Victoria Ayres, Mariona Barkus, Joseph Begnaud, Gar Benedick, Richard Bohn, Chuka Susan Chesney, Erik Deerly, Ludmil Dimitrov, Carolyn...more

    Collections Open House: Santa Ana Historical Preservation Society

    Presented by Santa Ana Historical Preservation Society at Dr. Willella Howe-House and Medical Museum, Santa Ana

    June 4, 2016

    Tour the beautifully restored 1889 Victorian Dr. Willella Howe-Waffle House and Medical Museum. As you enjoy this historic home, once the residence and medical office of one of Orange County’s...more

    Studio Arts Festival

    Presented by Irvine Fine Arts Center at Heritage Park, Irvine, Irvine

    June 4, 2016

    Each June, the Irvine Fine Arts Center hosts the annual Studio Arts Festival in Heritage Park. The juried Festival showcases Southern California artists and their original works of art for...more

    SummerFest at Tucker Wildlife Sanctuary

    Presented by Tucker Wildlife Sanctuary at Tucker Wildlife Sanctuary, Silverado

    June 4 - June 5, 2016

    Tucker Wildlife Sanctuary is pleased to invite you to support K-6 education by attending our upcoming SummerFest Art and Wine event on June 4-5th 2016!

    SummerFest is a wonderful two day...more

    Rich & Glowing Still Life with Amanda Fish

    Presented by Debra Huse Gallery at Debra Huse Gallery, Newport Beach

    June 6 - June 7, 2016

    Learn how to paint thin layers of transparent color to create rich, luminescent still life paintings. Discover a fresh approach to sketching in and blocking out your still life. Amanda Fish will...more

    Thursday at the Center: Artist Talk

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

    June 9, 2016

    The exhibition will focus attention on the topic of Aging as seen through the eyes of six photographers. The works included will reflect compelling images of the impact of aging on...more

    Palette to Palate

    Presented by Laguna Art Museum at Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach

    June 10, 2016

    Laguna Art Museum is proud to celebrate the 11th year of Palette to Palate, an extraordinary evening of fine art, intimate dining, and elegant wines. This much anticipated event showcases the...more

    Bikes & Bombers

    Presented by Lyon Air Museum at Lyon Air Museum, Santa Ana

    June 11, 2016

    The event kicks off Saturday morning at 9:00AM featuring cruisers, sport bikes, customs and vintage motorcycles. Lyon Air Museum will accept people’s choice bike show entrants from 9:00 AM...more

    Art Gallery Exhibit Opening: “Hang Ten”

    Presented by Roger's Gardens at Roger's Gardens, Corona Del Mar

    June 11, 2016

    California in its diversity is defined in many ways. One of the most popular is our surf culture. Plein air painters capture the essence of the moment with the use of light and color creating the...more

    tXtMe

    Presented by Orange County Center for Contemporary Art at Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana

    May 7 - June 11, 2016

    Opening reception for tXtMe.

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    Featured Artists: 

    Eva Andry, Victoria Ayres, Mariona Barkus, Joseph Begnaud, Gar Benedick, Richard...more

    Free Family Day

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

    June 12, 2016

    Enjoy a fun filled day at the museum focusing on movement and dance with special Marilyn Minter-inspired dance performance and workshops by Boroka Nagy and Re:borN Dance Interactive, and more.


    Exhibition of Rolex Awards for Enterprise’s 40 Year Legacy

    Presented by Rolex Awards for Enterprise at South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa

    May 26 - June 12, 2016

    For the very first time in its 40 year history, Rolex will be celebrating the Rolex Awards for Enterprise with a special exhibition at South Coast Plaza, in Costa Mesa, from May 26 through June...more

    Selling the Fruits of Eden - Presented by Susan M. Anderson

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

    June 12, 2016

    Susan M. Anderson, guest curator of the exhibition California Bounty: Image and Identity, 1850-1930, will discuss the art of some of the distinctive artists in the exhibition that,...more

    Film Night: Minnie and Moskovitz (1971)

    Presented by Laguna Art Museum at Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach

    June 16, 2016

    Introduced by Malcolm Warner

    A 1971 film by John Cassavetes, starring Gena Rowlands as a museum curator.

    Depressed and jaded after being dumped by her married boyfriend, aging...more

    Time Lines Exhibition

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

    April 30 - June 18, 2016

    The exhibition will focus attention on the topic of Aging as seen through the eyes of six photographers. The works included will reflect compelling images of the impact of aging on...more

    Time Lines: Closing Reception & Artist Talk

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

    June 18, 2016

    April 30-June 18, 2016

    The exhibition will focus attention on the topic of Aging as seen through the eyes of six photographers. The works included will reflect...more

    2016 Newport Beach Art Exhibition

    Presented by Newport Beach City Arts Commission

    June 18, 2016

    The Newport Beach City Arts Commission presents the 52nd Annual Newport Beach Art Exhibition, a one-day juried art show open to the public. The Newport Beach Art Exhibition is an...more

    Summer Floral Workshop with Kristen Silka

    Presented by Roger's Gardens at Roger's Gardens, Corona Del Mar

    June 18, 2016

    Join our talented Floral Designer, Kristen Silka, as she provides some insider design tips on “how-to” successfully create your own beautiful inspired fresh cut floral...more

    Silent Movie THE IRON MASK with live Wurlitzer accompaniment

    Presented by Orange County Theatre Organ Society at Plummer Auditorium, Fullerton

    June 19, 2016

    Bob Saisbury will accompany THE IRON MASK a classic silent starring Douglas Fairbanks. 1929 sequel to the Three Musketeers.


    Cinema Italiano: L’Uomo Che Verra’ - The Man Who Will Come (2009)

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

    June 19, 2016

    Directed by Giorgio Diritti, this war drama takes place in a rural area of central Italy in the winter of 1943. A small child named Martina has stopped talking since the death of her infant...more

    Contemporary Cuban Prints - Gallery Opening Reception

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

    June 23, 2016

    Former Los Angeles Cultural Affairs Director Adolfo V. Nodal curates an exhibition of contemporary prints by Cuban artists. Nodal is Partner and Chief Operating Officer of Cuba Tours and Travel. -...more

    Malcolm Warner: Laughter In The Museum

    Presented by Laguna Art Museum at Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach

    June 23, 2016

    Cartoons about people looking at art, a 150-year history, with the museum’s executive director

    Art museums have been a happy hunting-ground for cartoonists since the advent of...more

    RULES OF THE TRADE – OC Premiere Screening!

    Presented by No Leaf Clover Productions at Frida Cinema, The, Santa Ana

    June 23, 2016

    The Frida Cinema is proud to host the Orange County Premiere of writer-director Patrick Chavis’ new feature film, RULES OF THE TRADE!

    Shot in Orange and Los Angeles Counties over 15...more

    ENCORE: A Premier Gala Celebration of Kasatsky ballet artistry

    Presented by Golden State Dance Foundation / V&T Classical Ballet & Dance Academy at Irvine Valley College Performing Arts Center, Irvine

    June 25, 2016

    A Stunning Visual Arts Celebration V&T Classical Ballet & Dance Academy
    Artistic Directors: Victor &...more

    BSOC Lecture: A New Addition to an Old Tradition

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

    June 25, 2016

    Contemporary designs by David Rosales equals jewelry that is one of a kind, with style to spare. David credits his design style to Native American cultural influences.

    Location: Norma...more

    Summer Solstice Festival

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

    June 26, 2016

    Celebrate summer with an afternoon filled with live music, food booths provided by the Rotary Club of Fullerton’s Young Professionals Club (RYPEN), craft beer and plenty of activities. Enjoy an...more

    Art & Soul Crafters Fair

    Presented by Laguna Hills Mall

    June 25 - June 26, 2016

    Come to Laguna Hills Mall and experience the “More Creative Side of Life” with the second annual “Art & Soul” Crafters Fair!

    Many hours and much love goes into creating these...more

    Art, Food, and Appetite: A Conversation with Jenni Sorking and Alison Pearlman

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

    June 26, 2016

    Tastings available for purchase.

    Inspired by Marilyn Minter: Pretty/Dirty, acclaimed critics and art historians discuss Marilyn Minter's art relative to feminism, sensuality,...more

    Great Park Photography

    Presented by Orange County Great Park at Orange County Great Park, Irvine

    June 12 - June 26, 2016

    This series of on-site workshops provides participants an opportunity to improve their photographic vision and technique while focusing on composition and subject. Each class will concentrate on a...more

    "The Back Room" A Group Exhibition, including artists Anthony Hunter and Pedro Bonnin

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

    April 16 - June 30, 2016

    JoAnne Artman Gallery, Presents in the Main Gallery:
    “The Back Room” A Group Exhibition, including artists Anthony Hunter and Pedro Bonnin

    Month after month, JoAnne Artman...more

    The Power of Three - Exhibition

    Presented by Las Laguna Gallery

    June 3 - June 30, 2016

    Kayla Abedelal creates abstract works inspired by astrology, yoga, music, human emotion, water, and nature.

    Lily Nava’s paintings are charged with positive energy, while expressing an...more

    Thirsty Thursdays presents Jazz, Martinis & Mummies!

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

    July 7, 2016

    In the galleries:

    • Explore with full access to Mummies of the World: The Exhibition* and Bowers' permanent collection galleries (*included within the Thirsty Thursday admission...more

    The Wizard of Oz In Concert

    Presented by Philharmonic Society of Orange County at Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Costa Mesa

    July 9, 2016

    San Diego Symphony
    Sarah Hicks, conductor

    The Wizard of Oz (1939)
    Directed by Victor Fleming
    Music by Herbert Stothart & Harold Arlen
    ...more

    Movies on the Lawn

    Presented by Orange County Great Park at Orange County Great Park, Irvine

    June 4 - July 9, 2016

    Join us for a classic or family favorite movie on the outdoor big screen. Bring low-back chairs, blankets and a picnic, or purchase items from the food trucks or snack bar. Movies are...more

    Marilyn Minter: Pretty/Dirty

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

    April 2 - July 10, 2016

    For over three decades Marilyn Minter has produced lush paintings, photographs, and videos that vividly manifest our culture’s complex and contradictory emotions around the feminine body and...more

    The Pacific Project: Yuki Kihara

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

    May 18 - July 10, 2016

    For the third installment of The Pacific Project video art series, OCMA is showcasing the work of New Zealand video artist Yuki Kihara in a U.S. debut of her recent work. Yuki...more

    We Were Here: Absence of the Figure

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

    May 18 - July 10, 2016

    Highlighting works from the Orange County Museum of Art’s permanent collection, with a focus on recent acquisitions, We Were Here explores the persistence of the human presence in...more

    Grease - Free For All Movie Mondays

    Presented by Segerstrom Center for the Arts at Arts Plaza, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Costa Mesa

    July 11, 2016

    As the winner of this year’s Audience Fan Favorite Poll, Grease fans are “hopelessly devoted” to this classic movie musical! Travel back to the 1950s and sing-a-long as John...more

    LCAD Emerging Masters 2

    Presented by Laguna College of Art and Design at Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach

    June 18 - July 17, 2016

    Laguna College of Art and Design (LCAD) announces its annual Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Thesis Exhibition, Emerging Masters 2. The exhibition features the works of candidates from LCAD’s MFA...more

    Back Bay Contemporary Fine Art Show & Sale

    Presented by SOCALPAPA/Southern California Plein Air Painters Association

    July 16 - July 17, 2016

    This two-day display show and sale will feature 100s of works by some of our area's finest artists. A juried competition featuring local scenes will be presented the week prior, July...more

    Emerging Masters 2016

    Presented by Laguna Art Museum and Laguna College of Art and Design at Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach

    June 9 - July 17, 2016

    Laguna College of Art and Design (LCAD), in collaboration with Laguna Art Museum, is proud to present Emerging Masters 2016, a diverse and impressive exhibition featuring works by recent graduates...more

    Cinema Italiano: Lo Spazio Bianco - The White Space (2009)

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

    July 17, 2016

    An unexpected pregnancy and premature birth become a burden that Maria is unprepared for. Lacking control over events for the first time in her life, she retreats into an emotional space where she...more

    Selena - Free For All Movie Mondays

    Presented by Segerstrom Center for the Arts at Arts Plaza, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Costa Mesa

    July 18, 2016

    Selena Quintanilla was a major figure in Tejano music, a Grammy-winning recording artist, a beloved star in the American Southwest and Mexico, and seemed poised to cross over into mainstream...more

    Elf - Free For All Movie Mondays

    Presented by Segerstrom Center for the Arts at Arts Plaza, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Costa Mesa

    July 25, 2016

    Come celebrate Christmas in July with Buddy the Elf as he travels to New York City in search of his biological father (James Caan), spreading Christmas cheer along the way. As a human raised by...more

    Ferris Bueller's Day Off - Free For All Movie Mondays

    Presented by Segerstrom Center for the Arts at Arts Plaza, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Costa Mesa

    August 1, 2016

    It’s a 30 year celebration as Segerstrom Center and Ferris Bueller both made their debut in 1986! This American comedy from John Hughes follows a high school senior, Ferris Bueller (Matthew...more

    Labyrinth - Free For All Movie Mondays

    Presented by Segerstrom Center for the Arts at Arts Plaza, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Costa Mesa

    August 8, 2016

    Fifteen-year-old Sarah resents her little brother and secretly wishes he would disappear. Her wish comes true when goblins kidnap the boy. To rescue her brother, she must sneak into the castle of...more

    Contemporary Cuban Prints - Gallery Tour

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

    August 11, 2016

    Former Los Angeles Cultural Affairs Director Adolfo V. Nodal curates an exhibition of contemporary prints by Cuban artists. Nodal is Partner and Chief Operating Officer of Cuba Tours and Travel. -...more

    Summer Academies in the Arts

    Presented by Claire Trevor School of the Arts at UCI, Claire Trevor School of the Arts, Irvine

    June 27 - August 12, 2016

    The Summer Academies in the Arts are intensive courses that explore the arts and enhance 21st century...more

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