Laguna Art Museum307 Cliff Drive
www.lagunaartmuseum.org Open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Open until 9 p.m. during First Thursdays Art Walk. Admission is $12 for adults and $10 for seniors, students and active military. Children younger than 12 are admitted free. The museum is closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's days. Free admission on First Thursdays Art Walk nights.
Closing Sunday: "OsCene 2010": Survey exhibition drawn from artists working in all media including painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, multimedia installations, video, architecture, performance and design. The survey will focus on artists based in Orange County and Long Beach.
Special events: 1 p.m. Sunday: An afternoon of portfolio reviews for students interested in attending art school and questioning how they will further their practice.
LAGUNA CANYON GALLERIESLaguna Canyon Artists3251 Laguna Canyon Road
www.LagunaCanyonArtists.comLaguna College of Art & Design2222 Laguna Canyon Road
www.lagunacollege.edu Gallery hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Admission is free.
Graduating seniors exhibition.
[seven-degrees] gallery891 Laguna Canyon Road
www.seven-degrees.com Steve Metzger and his collection of works in "Views From the Road Continued."
Southern California Artists Assn.3251 Laguna Canyon Road F3
www.socalartists.orgStara d' Arts Gallery/Showroom3305 Laguna Canyon Road
www.staradarts.com Hand-picked artifacts from around the globe.
NORTH COAST HIGHWAY GALLERIESArin Contemporary Art350-352 N. Coast Hwy.
www.arincontemporary.com Solo exhibitions presented concurrently: Jeffrey Gibson, "Submerge," and Steve Hough, "Precious States." Gibson shows his acclaimed painting, "Submerge," from the Eiteljorg Museum. Hough exhibits new works: color-changing auto enamel on Plexiglas.
Gallery McCollum206 N. Coast Hwy.
www.gallerymccollum.com Specializing in original landscape paintings of Italy and France, tropical and local scenes. Featuring Caroline Zimmermann, Patrick Tobin, David Solomon and Michael Obermeyer.
Sue Greenwood Fine Art330 N. Coast Hwy.
suegreenwoodfineart.com Two person show: Linda Christensen's "Divine Dismay" and Sherry Karver's "Everyday Narratives."
JoAnneArtman Gallery326 N. Coast Hwy.
www.joannartmangallery.com Opening today: "My Stories" L.L. McAdams. Reception is from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, "Conversations with the Artist." For reservations, call (949) 510-5491.
Laguna North Gallery376 N. Coast Hwy.
Lu Martin Galleries372 N. Coast Hwy.
www.LuMartinGalleries.com New paintings by 16 regional and international artists, including seascapes by Alfredo Gomez, kitchen still-lifes by Lu Martin, Tuscan landscapes by Donat Barbe, and abstracts by our newest artist, John Pugh.
Marion Meyer Contemporary Art354 N. Coast Hwy.
www.marionmeyergallery.com "Ascension" — Abstract landscapes, created in various media, by Candice Eisenfeld, Sylvia Torres, Lisa Lala, Christopher Mathie. Eileen Chan, "Deja Vu," extended through May 31.
Quorum Art Gallery374 N. Coast Hwy.
The Quorum Art Gallery, celebrating 45 years in Laguna Beach, exhibits the works of 12 members and one guest artist.
Rohrer Fine Art346 N. Coast Hwy.
Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily
www.rohrerfineart.com Featuring a global spectrum of master works, antiquities and contemporary art.
"Global Synthesis," arts from around the globe, spanning both time and continents. A chorus of cultures and art gives voice to a world cloaked in mystery.
Sandstone Gallery384A N. Coast Hwy.
Open noon to 5 p.m. daily and Tuesday by appointment.
www.sandstonegallery.com "Con Brio," digital mixed media imagery by Marjorie Sanders, as well as "Fragments" by Susan Volpe and "To The Light" by Park Yusun. Regular exhibitors include Marge Chapman, Jennifer Griffiths, Howard Hitchcock, Anne Moore and Lynn Welker.
Schaar Galleries Ltd.484 N. Coast Hwy.
www.schaargalleries.comStudio 7 Gallery384 N. Coast Hwy.
www.studio7gallery.com Open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. dailyWhelan Galleries353 N. Coast Hwy. No. A
www.whelanartgalleries.com Showcasing original fine art oil paintings and rare classic book cover illustrations created by internationally known artist, Patrick Whelan. Sculpture by Leon Richman.
Len Wood's Indian Territory Inc.305-D N. Coast Hwy.
www.indianterritory.comDOWNTOWN LAGUNA GALLERIESArt Cube Gallery266 Forest Ave.
www.artcubegallery.com Gustavo Lopez Armentia, "One Man Show." One of the most important contemporary artist of Argentina whose work can be found in more than 30 major museums around the world.
Peter Blake Gallery435 Ocean Ave.
peterblakegallery.com "Submit," works by Jorg Dubin.
DeBilzan Gallery224 Forest Ave.
(949) 494-2406 or (727) 804-7649
www.debilzanmiami.com New mixed media paintings by abstract expressionist, William DeBilzan. Also featuring sculptures by Leslie Begert from Austin.
Endangered Planet Gallery384 Forest Ave., Suite 13
Open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday.
www.endangeredplanet.orgPacific Edge Gallery540 S. Coast Hwy., No. 112
"Days & Nights," featuring the premiere of 25 new original oils by Laguna Beach artist Tom Swimm, including night scenes, sunlit interiors, and pure California and Italian landscapes.
The Signature Gallery Laguna220 Forest Ave.
www.thesignaturegallery laguna.com Featuring contemporary masters and emerging talents.
Surf Gallery911 S. Coast Hwy.
Swenson Fine Art460 S. Coast Hwy.
www.swensonfineart.com Contemporary fine art gallery with a mixture of styles ranging from abstract to expressionism to realism. Also showcasing a great selection of three-dimensional artists, working mainly in glass, wood and ceramic.
Townley Gallery570 S. Coast Hwy.
townleygallery.com Gregory Balogh's "Covered Figuratives," plus works by Hugo Rivera, Shane Townley, Mary Beck, Karen Eastman, Brian Allan, Thomas Tirado, Arthur Ball and Bill Matulich.
Viszolay Gallery577 S. Coast Hwy.
Oil paintings of Hawaii, and Laguna Beach, Catalina and other Southern California scenes by artist-in-residence Walter Viszolay. Reproductions available.
Wells Fargo Bank260 Ocean Ave.
Open 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Admission is free.
Noon to 2 p.m. Saturday: Reception for Festival of Arts "Preview 2010" with 14 artists from the Festival of Arts. Continues on the third floor through June 24.
Whitney Gallery305 Forest Ave.
www.marcwhitney.comSOUTH COAST HIGHWAY GALLERIESArtist Eye Laguna Gallery1294-A S. Coast Hwy.
www.artisteyelagunagallery.comBluebird Gallery1540 S. Coast Hwy.
Specializing in contemporary California Impressionist paintings. Featuring George Gallo, William Dorsey, Elaine Hughes, Joseph Aaron, Felice Hrovart and Martin Weekly.
La Bottega Dell'Acquaforte1590 S. Coast Hwy.
www.italianetchings.com (949) 497-6690
A large variety of original etchings by internationally recognized Italian artists. Sculptures by Marie-Pierre Philippe-Lohezic, Chris Schulz, Edward Eyth and Margaret Tavares. Guest artist Boril Radoykov, Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Deborah Carman GalleryFaux Paw Gallery
540 S. Coast Hwy.
www.fauxpawproductions.com Featuring the art and sculpture of Debby Carman, including paintings, graphics and ceramic animals, and decorative sculptures.
Larry Christy Studio Gallery1496 S. Coast Hwy.
www.larrychristy.com Featuring large field color abstract acrylics on canvas. Works matted on watercolor paper include seascapes, landscapes and figurative. Also pen, charcoal and wash, and still-life drawings.
Coolsville – Roark's Studio Gallery2894 S. Coast Hwy.
www.coolsville.com Open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, and Saturday and Sunday by appointment.
Specializing in underwater photography, "Liquescent" (becoming liquid), of dancers and more, by Roark Gourley. Also contemporary paintings and sculpture by Roark and Michelle Gourley, featured in such collections as the Wynn Encore.
The Cottage Gallery1524 S. Coast Hwy.
Rich Cross, Eve Plumb and September McGee will present new pieces.
Cove Gallery1492 S. Coast Hwy. No. 8
Guest artists Jean-Marie Christian's oil plein air works and jewelry designer Gretchen Shields.
DeMossa Gallery1294-D S. Coast Hwy.
Open noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday.
Photography by James Tapscott.
DeRu's Fine Arts1590 S. Coast Hwy.
www.derusfinearts.com "Laguna's Early Art Colony," featuring its founding members, including Edgar Payne and Anna Hills.
Diana Ferrone Gallery1999 S. Coast Hwy.
www.dianaferrone.com Closing Saturday: Artwork from "FortyFeet Deep," a collision of art, music, and simple-minded deep thinkers.
Joseph Wise Fine Art Gallery1550 S. Coast Hwy.
Presenting dynamic contemporary and modern art, frescos and oil paintings; indoor and outdoor serpentine stone sculpture. Commissioned creations available for corporate and residential venues.
Kuhnert's Art Gallery1493 Glenneyre St.
Open daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and by appointment
www.kuhnertsartgallery.com www.manfredkuhnert.com Celebrating 26 years of featuring the original paintings, serigraphs, posters and digital prints of the internationally known artist Manfred H. Kuhnert.
Lang Fine ArtThe Art Center
1450 S. Coast Hwy.
Mandarin Fine Art Gallery1294C S. Coast Hwy.
www.mandarinfineart.com Featuring an eclectic mix of some of mainland China's most accomplished artists. Zhao Kailin, Hu Jundi and Wang Niandong are displayed; also Asian antiques and designer jewelry.
Notion Fine Art1590 S. Coast Hwy.
www.notionfineart.com Exhibitions of contemporary representational fine art that includes an eclectic mix of painting, mixed media, sculpture and ceramics. Featuring Alia E. El-Bermani, Stefani Tewes, Maria White, Mike Regnier and Andrea Regnier.
purelagunabeach gallery1590 S. Coast Hwy.
www.purelagunabeach.com Featuring new work by painter Todd Kenyon. Also showing the photography of Tom Lamb and sculpture by Andrew Myers.
The Redfern Gallery1540 S. Coast Hwy.
www.redferngallery.com William Wendt, Guy Rose, Edgar Payne, Granville Redmond, Maurice Braun, William Ritschel, and more Impressionists.
4 to 6 p.m. May 22: Opening reception for John Cosby's "Vistas of Tranquility."
Salt Fine Art1492 S. Coast Hwy., Suite 3
www.saltfineart.com Specializing in Latin Contemporary, featuring internationally exhibited museum artists from master painters to emerging talent.
"Land of the Free — Palenque," featuring work by internationally known Colombian artist Ana Mercedes Hoyos.
Situ Art Gallery1590 S. Coast Hwy.
www.situartgallery.com Featuring fine contemporary art by Mian Situ, Andrew Peters, Ruo Li, Carole Cooke, Bi Wei, Dan Goozee, Zhuo S. Liang, Longyao Le, Sandy Scott, Robert Peters and Ralph Oberg.
SKYLAB Modern Art1452 S. Coast Hwy.
www.skylabmodernart.com Featuring new abstract works by contemporary artists Andy Anh Ha, Shea Guevara, and Kristen Neveu.
Vladimir Sokolov Gallery1540 S. Coast Hwy.
Sokolov Gallery is celebrating its 30th year of business in Laguna Beach. Featuring new abstract expressionism and mixed media paintings by Vladimir Sokolov; acrylic paintings by Alexander Sokolov and laminated acrylic sculpture by Vasa.
Studio Arts GalleryAt the Old Pottery Place
1200 S. Coast Hwy.
www.studioartslaguna.com Caleb Siemon, glass works. Simple forms taking advantage of gravity and centrifugal force in their design.
Studio 7 Gallery – South1590 S. Coast Hwy.
www.studio7gallery.com 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily
The Vintage Poster1476 S. Coast Hwy.
www.thevintageposter.com Matire d'Affiche by Jules Cheret, father of color printing.
Watercolor Gallery1492 S. Coast Hwy., Suite 7
Featuring art from Africa.
The Esther Wells Collection1390 S. Coast Hwy.
www.estherwellscollection. comWendt International1550 S. Coast Hwy., Suite 102
www.wendtgallery.com Wendt International is a leading gallery specializing in contemporary representational art.
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