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Lake Avenue Church Installs Long-Awaited Art Glass Work This Week

This week, Lake Avenue church installs a long-awaited public glass art element to the recently renovated Maple Street Children’s Center. Built in the 1930’s, the building has hosted numerous ministries of the church and even provided classroom space for the inaugural class of 39 students at the founding of Fuller Theological Seminary in 1947. Under the architectural oversite of Hugo Suarez, the renovation of the…

2016 Pasadena Showcase House of Design Welcomes a Crowd for the Premiere Night Presentation

PSHA celebrates Premiere Night. Some of the 2016 Pasadena Showcase House of Design designers L-R (front row) Exterior Co-Chair Holly Shearer, Benefit Chair Marilyn Campbell Anderson, PSHA President Gretchen McNally, Interior Co-Chair Suzette Cummings (back…

Step Into the Magical Pasadena Showcase House Starting April 17

The annual Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts brings together local designers to transform a historic house at a top secret location. This year, the designers let their creativity soar at a Mission Revival estate…

Pasadena Designer Earns Car Design News’ Lifetime Achievement Award

Car Design News, a leading global online resource for the professional automotive design community, has recognized long-time Pasadena resident and futuristic car Syd Mead as its Lifetime Achievement Award recipient for 2016. Mead joins Marcello…

Maranatha Alum Wins Marc Jacobs’ Fashion Week Contest

Maranatha High School alumna, Michelle Washington ’09, is no stranger to making headlines for her stunning fine art submissions and here she is, yet again, being recognized for another outstanding achievement. The young and talented…

The 52nd Pasadena Showcase House of Design Annual ‘Empty House Party’ Draws A Crowd

The 2016 Showcase season officially kicked-off on Friday, January 22nd. More than 450 design enthusiasts and patrons of the arts joined the Pasadena Showcase House…

Fabulous Women’s Fashions Through the Decades On Display

Clothing is a necessity of life. From intricate dresses to utilitarian jeans, our fashion history tells a story about who we are. The Pasadena Museum…

Pasadena Museum of History Presents its Winter 2016 Collections Quarterly – The Gilded Age Edition

Pasadena Museum of History’s Collections Quarterly, features new acquisitions as well as select items from the Archives, art and artifacts collection, and the Fenyes-Curtin-Paloheimo collections.…

A Bountiful Bead Universe

Pasadena Bead and Design Show welcomes over 300 artisans to the Hilton Pasadena for a tiny universe of all that shimmers, glitters and sparkles. This…

Here’s What You Missed at Designer Con

A full crowd came out for the first day of the Designer Con show. The event took place at the Pasadena Convention Center where over 300 vendors set up stands to display and sell their artwork. For some artists, it was a first time experience; such was the case for Abraham Lopez. “Past few years I had just been an attendee,” said Lopez, “but this time I felt like it was the time to do it and be a part of all the other talented masses here.” Lopez is a freelance artist who has been creating art since he was…

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