Visual Arts
Create Earth-Friendly Indigenous Art Through Australian Dot Painting

Painting by Janell Mithani The Pasadena Public Library-Hastings Branch will hold a workshop on an aboriginal Australian folk art that is not only earth-friendly but also has a high value in the international art markets. Altadena-based artist Janell Mithani will discuss “Australian Dot Painting” during a free public workshop at the Hastings Branch on Tuesday, July 29, 4:00-6:00 p.m. Australian dot paintings are created on…

Norton Simon to Hold Screening of Animated Film “The Aristocats”

The Norton Simon Museum will hold a screening of the 1978 Disney animated film “The Aristocrats” on Wednesday, July 30, 2:00-3:30 p.m. The film directed by Wolfgang Reitherman focuses on a kind and eccentric millionairess…

Pasadena Museum of History Presents Collections Quarterly

The Collections Quarterly, sent out four times a year, features new acquisitions and loans as well as select items from the Archives, art and artifacts collection, and the Fenyes-Curtin-Paloheimo collections. Archives Feature The Archives houses…

Beautiful New Galleries to Open

Installation views of the Virginia Steele Scott Galleries of American Art at The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens. Photos: Tim Street-Porter. The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, well known for its…

South Pasadena Library Featuring Huell Howser’s Unseen Episode of “California’s Gold”

Huell Howser with JohnMcDonald with Ghost Mountain in background On Saturday, July 19 at 7:00 p.m. a free screening of “the great lost episode” of Huell Howser’s acclaimed California’s Gold TV series will be shown…

Visual Arts Events

Wednesday, August 06 - 2:00 pm Art A La Carte

Wednesday, August 20 - 2:00 pm Art A La Carte

Saturday, September 27 - 10:00 am Opening Reception: Day of the Dead Altars & Ephemera Exhibition XXXI

Wednesday, July 23

Norton Simon to Hold Screening of 2011 Film “Midnight in Paris”

Woody Allen’s multi-award-winning movie “Midnight in Paris” will be screened at the Norton Simon Museum on Wednesday, July 23, 2:00-3:45p.m. The 2011  romantic comedy fantasy…

Friday, July 25

Free Screening of “Mr. Peabody and Sherman” at Robinson Park

Families will enjoy a free movie outdoors as the City of Pasadena’s Human Services and Recreation Department hold a free screening of “Mr. Peabody and…

Friday, July 25

Not Just a Puppet Show: Watch Puppeteers Juggle Their Acts at the Pasadena Playhouse

Every child wants to see a puppet show, but what most adults want to know is how puppeteers do their acts. The Jim Henson Company,…

Saturday, July 26

Local Museum to Hold Panel Discussion on Feminist Artist June Wayne

June Wayne’s “Delegate Dorothy” (left) and La Journee des Lemmings (right) The Pasadena Museum of California Art will discuss the legacy of feminist painter June…

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The Baseball Reliquary Presents ‘Live Arms’

The Baseball Reliquary presents a new exhibition, “Live Arms,” from July 1-July 31, 2014 at the Pasadena Central Library, 285 E. Walnut Street, Pasadena, California. The exhibition features a selection of baseball artworks by four Southern California artists: Greg Jezewski, Pat Riot, Ben Sakoguchi, and Stephen Seemayer. The exhibition is on view in three separate areas of the library: the Business Wing, Humanities Wing, and Centennial Room. Library hours for “Live Arms” are Monday-Thursday, 9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.; Friday-Saturday, 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.; and Sunday, 1:00-5:00 p.m. For further information on the exhibition, contact the Baseball Reliquary by phone at (626) 791-7647…

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