Gallery and Sculptor Debut Pas de Deux
Figurative sculptor Richard MacDonald will be featured in a solo exhibition of recent works at Dawson Cole Fine Art in Laguna Beach, which will host artist receptions Saturday, Nov. 12 from 8 to 10 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 13 from 12 to 3 p.m. at 326 Glenneyre St.
MacDonald has created a body of new work drawing from both classical and contemporary ballet.
For information visit www.dawsoncolefineart.com or call (949) 497-4988.
Cove Gallery Hosts Figurative Opening
The artists of Laguna Beach’s Cove Gallery host an artists’ reception, “Figuratively Speaking,” where each artist will show at least one figurative work, on Saturday, Nov. 12, from 4 until 7 p.m.
Figuratively Speaking will feature live music by Dano Forte and a special appearance by noted portraitist Marianne van der Veer who will show off her skills all evening long as she sketches guests in pastels. There will be food and drink and all art-lovers are invited to attend and enjoy.
The exhibit, at 1492 S. Coast Highway, in the Art Center, runs through November. For information, call 949-494-1878 or visit www.CoveGalleryLaguna.com.
Art Exhibit and Auction Benefit Haiti’s Children
Artists Roberto Romano and Alex Abercrombie will be auctioning off a variety of their own work Saturday, Nov. 12, from 5-10 p.m. at DeBilzan Gallery, 224 Forest Ave., to raise funds to feed and educate the children of Haiti.
Their efforts will benefit OneDegreeofMe.org.