First Thursdays Art walk welcomes new gallery member Elena Fine Art Gallery located at 451 N. Coast Hwy.
Elena Fine Art Gallery features original Artwork from around the world, showcasing international artists in a variety of mediums as well as artistic candlesticks and gold jewelry with diamonds at very reasonable prices.
Beginning June 15th, the First Thursdays Art Walk quarterly brochure will be available at John Wayne Airport for all arriving visitors to Orange County!
Peter Krasnow, K-14, 1966 (detail). Oil on board, 30 ½ x 53 inches. Laguna Art Museum. Gift of the Peter Krasnow Arts Foundation
Peter Krasnow: Maverick Modernist
The Wave Portfolio: Photographs by Anthony Friedkin
Selections from the museum’s collection of California art.
Exhibitions are on view from June 26 through September 25, 2016
Sidi Gluck, Holocaust Survivor, Auschwitz. Opening Reception, June 25, 2016. 5pm – 7pm.
MAY 31-JULY 4
COSMIC DREAM, abstract expressionist paintings on canvas by Sunny Kim will be featured in the Front Gallery along with Works on Paper and Canvas, abstract mixed media paintings by Lynn Welker, in the Skylight Gallery. Exhibiting artists are Cindy Beatteay, Ann Kim, Sunny Kim, Dominique McKenzie, Anne Moore, Hyatt Moore, Jong Ro, Lawrence Terry, and Lynn Welker. Meet the artists during the Art Walk on Thursday, June 2, 6-9 pm. Complimentary refreshments offered.
SGL, located at 384-A N Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA, is opened every day from noon to 5 and by appointment.
949 497-6775 SandstoneGallery.com
Featured Artist at Studio 7 Steve Kell will view his favorite spots in along coastal California.
Please join us during the month of June in celebrating our artist of the month Wayne Tarshis and our new guest artist Wayne Waller.
WAYNE TARSHIS – Featured artist. For the past several years,Wayne has focused his painting skills on a theme – “Still Life with Wine.” His original oil paintings have grown in popularity and are sought after by collectors around the world. He has won numerous awards and his work has been on display in many galleries, juried exhibits, in private collections and currently on display at Quorum Art Gallery.
WAYNE WALLER – Guest Artist. Wayne is a representational oil painter who studied oil painting and sculpture with contemporary artist William Minschew. Following a Berkeley education in Architecture, Wayne earned his MFA degree in Motion Picture Production from UCLA with an emphasis on experimental cinema and went on to become part of the first Ph.D. program in the Critical Study of Visual Media. Since retiring Wayne has resumed an active full-time painting career. He is a member of the California Art Club (CAC) and the Laguna Plein Air Painters Association (LPAPA).
Avran Art + Design distinguishes itself among the vibrant art scene in Laguna Beach by offering its clients a unique perspective on contemporary art. The gallery exhibits museum-quality glass sculptures, original paintings, and a variety of sculptures from a select group of artists: Laszlo Lukacsi, Christopher Jeffries, Shayna Leib, Father Bill Moore, Pan QiQun, Stephanie Paige, Nina K. Cullen, Jennyfer Stratman, James C. Leonard, Steve Perrault, Michael Hall, and more.
12th Annual Best of Plein Air Juried Show -June 2 – 27, 2016
Artist Reception -Saturday, June 4, 2016, 5:00pm – 8:00pm
Artist Spotlight: Each month, Forest & Ocean Gallery will feature two artists—each from a different media—and highlight their individual work and unique talent.
Artist Spotlight featuring the works of Carol Levin, Photographer, and Maidy Morhous, Sculptor
Artist Reception – Saturday, June 18, 2016, 5:00pm – 8:00pm
The Power of Three: Kayla Abedelal, Lily Nava, Liz Steinworth.
Las Laguna Gallery is pleased to present a three person show featuring the art of Lily Nava, Kayla Abedelal and LIz Steinworth.
Exhibition runs June 2, to June 30, 2016
Artist Reception: Thursday June 2 to June 30, 2016 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Experience the thread that connects these three unique artists. Though the works in this exhibition are quite different from one another, the thread that holds them together is relatively present. This shows’ unique selection of works allows the viewer to look inward and be transported to another space or time.
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 overwhelming sense of tranquility. She views her art work as a transformative guide into a world of light and color that offers a mirror to the soul. Liz Steinworth creates works that emanate a feeling of darkened beauty, something that instills both comfort and fear.
Las Laguna Gallery is opened every day from 11am to 5pm and by appointment. 577 S. Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, CA 92651, (949) 667-1803
April 9th – July 9th
Join exhibiting artists, Jeffery Horn and Scott Albert, for one-on-one discussions about their work at foaSouth, a Festival of Arts sponsored gallery, at the June 2nd Artwalk. The exhibit, Landscapes, will run until July 9th. Both artists are represented in the Festival of Arts Permanent Art Collection, and also will be exhibiting their artwork at the annual Festival of Arts summer exhibit that begins July 5th, and runs through August 31st.
For more information, please call: Festival of Arts – 949-494-1145
Curated by Pat Sparkuhl – 949-290-2057
Gregory Hull, Coastal Bluffs – Oil on canvas, 44 x 44 inches
Gregory Hull presents new works from his recent travels along the California coast. Hull is one of the foremost artists of our time whose work is acclaimed nationwide. Hull’s unique creative vision creates gives his paintings a dynamic quality contributing to his remarkable success. This collection is filled with many surprises including striking flower fields, dramatic ocean views and panoramic vistas.
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