Visual Arts
Pasadena Museum of History Announces Donation of Artwork, Memorabilia from Family of Artist/Educator Nelbert Chouinard

Nelbert Murphy Chouinard (1879–1969). Untitled – Landscape, circa 1916. Oil on board, 24 x 20 in. Courtesy of Pasadena Museum of History (Gift of the family of Nelbert M. Chouinard, 2018.013.01) Pasadena Museum of History is pleased to announce the gift of five recently rediscovered works of art by the noted artist and educator Nelbert Chouinard (1879-1969). In addition to original works by Chouinard, the…

$2.7 Million Pasadena Dream House to Be Raffled Off

The historic three-bedroom Midcentury masterpiece is in Wes Pasadena in the San Rafael hills near the Annandale Golf Club. Photo by Lance Gerber, courtesy Palos Verdes Art Center Pasadena’s own Kelsey House is the prize…

USC Pacific Asia Museum Presents Modern Japanese Kabuki Prints

Tsuruya Kokei (b. 1946), Matsumoto Koshiro as Kamakura Kengoro, Japan, July 1991, Ink on Ganpi paper, USC Pacific Asia Museum Collection, Gift of Drs. Aziz and Deanna Khan, 1998.66.1 USC Pacific Asia Museum is proud…

Descanso Gardens to Debut “Unusual Views”, The Third of its Open Call, Juried Competition Shows at the Sturt Haaga Gallery

Precarious by Nancy Ruby (Click on image to enlarge) Descanso Gardens is proud to announce the debut of Unusual Views, the third in its series of open call, juried competitions at the Sturt Haaga Gallery.…

Artist Sandra de la Loza Centers Conflicting Ideas about Home Through Installations of Photography, Video, and Sound

Sandra de la Loza, Brothers, 2003, C-print, 20” x 20”, framed. Courtesy of the artist. (Click on image to enlarge) The Armory Center for the Arts is pleased to present Sandra de la Loza: Mi…

Visual Arts Events

Saturday, June 08 - 12:00 pm BoldPas: A Day of Art & Play

Sunday, June 16 - 10:00 am Pasadena Chalk Festival

Thursday, January 01 - 12:00 am nfluential 1969 Film 'The Wild Bunch' Screens at Laemmle's Playhouse 7

Tuesday, February 26

Sam Peckinpah’s Influential 1969 Film ‘The Wild Bunch’ Screens at Laemmle’s Playhouse 7

Laemmle’s Playhouse 7 in Pasadena will be presenting the 50th anniversary screening of Sam Peckinpah’s influential 1969 film “The Wild Bunch” with special guests scheduled to appear…

Saturday, March 02

Side Street Projects Announces Mobile Graphics Lab

Side Street Projects is thrilled to announce three new Artist-in-Residents threaded together by the theme of nourishment. “Nourished” is a curatorial project inspired by Dominique…

Sunday, March 03

Nature + Technology = Art

Digital Nature 2019 is an art exhibit featuring unique, site-specific artworks projected onto the night landscape of the Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden.…

Friday, March 29

California Art Club to Present 108th Annual Gold Medal Exhibition at the Former Location of the Pasadena Museum of California Art

Image Courtesy California Art Club Website The California Art Club (CAC) will present its 108th Annual Gold Medal Exhibition, one of the most anticipated displays…

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ArtCenter Displays the Future of Design Itself in Fall 2018 Art Center Grad Show

There are college commencement ceremonies and then there is the Art Center Grad Show in Pasadena. ArtCenter College of Design’s show kicks off today in a private reception and continues Saturday with a public one, showcasing the work, diverse backgrounds, and talents of the next generation of some of the world’s most influential artists and designers. Just consider, for starters, that the vast majority of cars designed in the United States over the last few decades were designed by ArtCenter grads. Add to that any number of structures, of products, of commercial packaging, of offices, of graphic design — and…

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