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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


    Virgin of Guadalupe: Images in Colonial Mexico

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

    October 8, 2016 - January 29, 2017

    In the year 1531 at a sacred location known as Tepeyac Hill near today’s Mexico City, the report of one man’s vision of the Virgin Mary sparked a phenomenon of religious fervor like no...more

    Beginners & Collectors Only - Painting Workshop with Debra Huse

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

    January 31 - February 2, 2017

    No experience necessary! Have you always wanted to try painting? Get personal, hands-on insights into all that a painter must consider to create. Start from the beginning, as Debra...more

    Landscapes - ArtWalk

    Presented by Las Laguna Gallery

    February 2, 2017

    Please join us for Las Laguna Galleries exhibition titled: Landscapes

    This exhibition explores outdoor scenery, geographical environments’ including landscapes...more

    City of Buena Park High School Art Show

    Presented by Buena Park Recreation, Parks, and Community Services at Buena Park City Hall, Buena Park

    February 3, 2017

    The City of Buena Park Fine Arts Division proudly presents the 16th Annual High School Art Show. 

    Ninth through 12th grade students who attend accredited public or...more

    Art Auction 2017: California Cool

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

    February 4, 2017

    With works by over 100 important California artists, the museum-curated Art Auction 2017 will include great art at great prices, delicious cuisine, and creative cocktails. The evening includes a...more

    Colin Page Artist Workshop

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

    February 1 - February 4, 2017

    This class will focus on painting the landscape on location. We will work on careful observation of color, creating more dynamic paintings, and using clean and purposeful paint application. The...more

    Cinema Orange: Strike a Pose

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

    February 10, 2017

    The seven young male dancers who, 25 years ago, joined Madonna on her most controversial tour and in the film Truth or Dare, reveal the truth about life during and after the...more

    heART Crawl Experience in Downtown Anaheim!

    Presented by Downtown Anaheim Association

    February 11, 2017

    The Art Crawl Experience in Downtown Anaheim returns on Saturday, February 11 from 6-10pm! Stroll through a cascade of canopies containing unique hand-crafted treasures and discover artists...more

    Latin American Film Series: Lecture & Demonstration by Natalia Brizuela

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

    February 12, 2017

    Lecture and Demonstration by Natalia Brizuela, Associate Professor of Modern and Contemporary Latin American Literature and Culture at University of California, Berkeley.

    Natalia Brizuela...more

    Cupid's Date Night

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

    February 11 - February 12, 2017

    Location: Artist Studios

    Celebrate romance and art at the Great Park with a picnic dinner, balloon ride and one-of-a-kind art creation. With step-by-step instruction from a local artist,...more

    “Breaking Ground II: Redefining the Urban Experience” Featuring John “CRASH” Matos

    Presented by JoAnne ARTMAN Gallery

    January 1 - February 15, 2017

    A part of the rich cultural and artistic fabric of NYC, the dynamic, explosive work of graffiti legend John “Crash” Matos is coming to the West Coast! Crash’s work is a visual collage that...more

    Balance Exhibition

    Presented by Orange County Great Park at Palm Court Arts Complex, Orange County Great Park, Irvine

    December 6, 2016 - February 19, 2017

    Location: Great Park Gallery

    Balance studies the evolving relationship between nature and humanity through installation art and sculptural work. With a sense of wonder, this group...more

    A Sojourn in France

    Presented by Laguna College of Art and Design

    January 19 - February 19, 2017

    The works of art on view will allow viewers to experience the highlights of LCAD’s Summer 2016 Study Abroad Program participants’ visits to many significant and memorable museums, churches,...more

    Landscapes - Month Long Exhibition

    Presented by Las Laguna Gallery

    February 2 - February 25, 2017

    Please join us for Las Laguna Galleries exhibition titled: Landscapes

    This exhibition explores outdoor scenery, geographical environments’ including landscapes subjects,...more

    Seen & Unseen Photographs by Imogen Cunningham

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

    November 19, 2016 - February 26, 2017

    Seen & Unseen celebrates the work of Imogen Cunningham, one of America’s most influential photographers. This exhibition is the first presentation of Cunningham’s seductive and...more

    Cecile Whiting: Pop Goes the 60s

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

    February 26, 2017

    Art historian Cecile Whiting examines how and why Pop artists incorporated commercial imagery (advertisements, celebrity photos, comic strips) and techniques into their artworks, and...more

    Floating Realities: The Art of Masami Teraoka

    Presented by California State University, Fullerton at Begovich Gallery, Cal State Fullerton, Fullerton

    January 28 - March 2, 2017

    Curator: Begovich Gallery Director, Mike McGee & Amena Elmekhgiange

    About the Exhibition

    Masami Teraoka is a celebrated Japanese American artist who is best known for his...more

    Artisanal Crafters Workshops

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

    January 7 - March 4, 2017

    Crafting hobbyist or entrepreneur? Both? Learn from local artisans as they share their talents and knowledge.

    Winter Artisanal Crafters Workshops Schedule:

    Saturday, January 7:...more

    Free Family Day

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

    March 5, 2017

    Enjoy a fun-filled day at the museum inspired by the exhibition Pop Art Design. Participate in unique artist designed, hands-on Pop Art projects; join special gallery tours for families;...more

    Taking Measure

    Presented by Laguna College of Art and Design

    January 24 - March 10, 2017

    Laguna College of Art and Design’s (LCAD) MFA programs in Drawing and Painting are proud to present Taking Measure, an exhibition featuring more than twenty original drawings and...more

    Cinema Orange: Graphic Means

    Presented by Orange County Museum of Art

    March 10, 2017

    The documentary Graphic Means explores graphic design production of the 1950s through the 1990s—from linecaster to photocomposition, and from paste-up to...more

    Graphic Design Student Exhibition

    Presented by Concordia University at Concordia University - John and Linda Friend Art Gallery, Irvine

    February 8 - March 15, 2017

    Graphic Design students at Concordia University display their projects in the John and Linda Friend Art Gallery. At the reception of February 11 at 1pm, the students will present their works....more

    "Focus on Value" - Artist Workshop with Debra Huse

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

    March 14 - March 16, 2017

    "Focus on Value" - Painting Workshop with Debra Huse

    Besides drawing and composition, the most important component of a successful painting is value. Learn how to achieve foreground,...more

    Pop Art Design

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

    January 7 - April 2, 2017

    Pop Art is one of the most influential art movements since 1945 with a fundamental element of dialogue between design and art. Pop Art Design is the first comprehensive exhibition...more

    Forms of Identity: Women Artists in the 90s

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

    January 7 - April 2, 2017

    The last decade of the twentieth century marked a brief, significant moment of intense, rapid sociopolitical, economic and cultural transformation, particularly for women, a group historically...more

    "Color Secrets" - Artist Workshop with Debra Huse

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

    April 11 - April 14, 2017

    Achieve color harmony! Explore new ways to paint white using color and discover alternatives to grey in shadows. Master the art of mixing color while perfecting value. Learn how to warm up a color...more

    The Birth of Motion Pictures: An Illustrated History of Silent Film 1910-1929

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

    February 18 - April 14, 2017

    Join us as we present a rare look into one of the largest compilations of silent movie posters and memorabilia. This retrospective exhibition kicks off the city of Brea’s centennial...more

    THIS IS AMERICA II: New Works by AMERICA MARTIN

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

    February 15 - April 15, 2017

    JoAnne Artman Gallery
    326 N Coast Highway || Laguna Beach, CA 92651
    Contact:  JoAnne Artman
    Telephone:  949-510-5481 || E-mail: joanneartman@aol.com ...more

    Latin American Film Series: Patrimonio

    Presented by Bowers Museum of Cultural Art

    April 23, 2017

    Patrimonio a documentary by Sarah Teale and Lisa F. Jackson.

    A multi-billion dollar American development is poised to engulf a small coastal community in Mexico with a mega...more

    Grand Cabaret and Art Party - Laguna Beach

    Presented by LOCA Arts Education Laguna Beach at Laguna College of Art and Design, Laguna Beach

    April 23, 2017

    Enjoy live Cabaret performances, a gift boutique, a silent auction of fine art, and opportunity drawings.

    Hot food station and wine included, free parking.


    Pageant of the Arts

    Presented by McGaugh Elementary School at McGaugh Elementary School, Seal Beach

    April 27 - April 29, 2017

    The 35th Pageant of the Arts is part of an award winning visual and performing arts program at McGaugh Elementary School. Twelve famous paintings and or sculptures have been reproduced by...more

    Grand Cabaret and Art Party - Laguna Beach

    Presented by LOCA Arts Education Laguna Beach at Laguna Beach Arts District, Laguna Beach

    April 30, 2017

    Enjoy live cabaret performances, hot food station, wine, silent auctions, and opportunity drawings in the working studio of artist Sandra Jones Campbell. Proceeds support art education.


    Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times

    Presented by Muzeo at MUZEO, Anaheim

    February 11 - May 7, 2017

    ADVANCE TICKETING COMING IN AUGUST

    For the only west coast appearance, Muzeo is proud to host Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times. Dressing...more

    Latin American Film Series: Sleep Dealer

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

    May 14, 2017

    Directed by Alex Rivera, Sleep Dealer is a Sundance award-winning sci-fi thriller packed with stunning visuals and strong social and political themes.

    Memo Cruz (Luis Fernando...more

    Art of Dining 2017

    Presented by Orange County Museum of Art at Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Costa Mesa

    May 20, 2017

    OCMA's Art of Dining 2017 gala supporting the museum's mission will be held at the museum's future home at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts. Join 300+ museum supporters who come out to celebrate...more

    "Lay It Down & Leave It Alone" - Artist Workshop with Debra Huse

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

    May 23 - May 26, 2017

    “Lay it Down and Leave It Alone” 
    Artist Workshop with Debra Huse

    Stop futzing! Learn how to mix a bigger pile of paint and get it onto your brush and off onto the canvas...more

    The Golden Decade: Photography at the California School of Fine Arts, 1945-55

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

    February 19 - May 29, 2017

    Between 1945 and 1955, a fortunate group of students at the California School of Fine Arts in San Francisco studied under a faculty that included some of the great photographers of the age—Ansel...more

    Stanton Macdonald-Wright: The Haiga Portfolio

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

    February 19 - May 29, 2017

    Following World War II, this distinguished figure of the American avant-garde became fascinated by Japanese art. In 1966-67 he spent a period in Kyoto and worked with a master of traditional...more

    From Wendt to Thiebaud: Recent Gifts for the Permanent Collection

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

    February 19 - May 29, 2017

    The museum presents a selection of about eighty works of art that are recent gifts for the permanent collection, many of them displayed for the first time. Like most museums, Laguna Art Museum...more

    Frida Kahlo - Her Photos

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

    February 25 - June 25, 2017

    Frida Kahlo - Her Photos offers an intimate glance into the life of one of the world’s most beloved artists. Throughout her life, Kahlo meticulously collected over 6,000 photographs...more

    2017 California-Pacific Triennial

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

    May 6 - September 3, 2017

    The 2017 California-Pacific Triennial is the second triennial and a key component of the museum’s recently established Pacific Initiative with a focus on Pacific Rim contemporary art....more

    Downtown Fullerton Art Walk

    Presented by Fullerton Art Walk at Downtown Fullerton, Fullerton

    January 1, 2016 - December 1, 2017

    First Friday Art Walk in Historic Downtown Fullerton is a program developed and promoted by the Downtown Art Community and retailers to bring citizens to the historical and cultural center of the...more

    Downtown Santa Ana First Saturday Artwalk

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

    January 2, 2016 - December 2, 2017

    Since 1999, the “First Saturday” Artwalk in Downtown Santa Ana has been an epicenter of creativity, expression and inspiration for artists, art enthusiasts and those who simply want to engage...more

    First Thursdays Art Walk Laguna Beach

    Presented by First Thursdays Art Walk at Laguna Beach Arts District, Laguna Beach

    January 7, 2016 - December 7, 2017

    The art season in Laguna Beach flourishes year round with First Thursdays Art Walk. This educational monthly art event, held on the first Thursday of every month from 6 – 9pm, celebrates...more

    Santiago Art Walk & Small Business Open House

    Presented by Santiago Art District at Santiago Art District, Santa Ana

    January 16, 2016 - December 16, 2017

    We are a community of artist studios at the Santiago Street Lofts. Located in the City of Santa Ana between the intersections of Santa Ana Blvd. & Santiago Street  and Civic Center...more

    South Wing of the Mission

    Presented by Mission San Juan Capistrano at Mission San Juan Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano

    Ongoing

    This new exhibit highlights the lives of the padres who lived in the South Wing of Mission San Juan Capistrano during the 18th century. The exhibit focuses on the founding and decline of the...more

    Plein-Air Art Reproductions Exhibition

    Presented by Mission San Juan Capistrano at Mission San Juan Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano

    Ongoing

    Plein-Air Art Reproductions Exhibition from the Collection of Mrs. Joan Irvine Smith and the Irvine Museum

    Joan Irvine Smith
    Joan Irvine Smith
    Photo Courtesy of Carla...more

    Little Picassos

    Presented by The Children's Museum at La Habra at Children's Museum at La Habra, La Habra

    Ongoing

    Make a "paint" date every Wednesday at the Museum for lots of messy time exploring color and texture! There are easels, washable paints, brushes and paint smocks ready for little artists...more

    The Art Lab: Creation Stations

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

    Ongoing

    Play, create and explore at our self-directed creation stations. These hands-on activities emphasize divergent thinking, problem solving skills and innovation. Families with children of all ages...more

    California Bounty - Image and Identity 1850-1930

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

    Ongoing

    California Bounty is the first curatorial interpretation of the museum’s distinguished painting collection since 1994.

    VIEWERS WILL TAKE A RAMBLING JOURNEY THROUGH CALIFORNIA’S VISUAL...more

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