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Appreciation for a Commitment to Arts

Editor, I just wanted to share our great appreciation for what the Indy has done to help with the outreach and presence of our museum. I know newspapers face many challenges these days and oftentimes the art writers seem the first to go. I am particularly grateful to Daniella...

Exhibit Reveals Little Known Art History

The public can relive a groovy decade of Orange County art history beginning this Sunday by visiting the Laguna Art Museum’s exhibition, “Best Kept Secret: UCI and the Development of Contemporary Art in Southern California, 1964-1971.” It spotlights a hip Orange County known by...

Artist Deciphers Her Own Exhibit

Los Angeles-based artist Lita Albuquerque will host a lecture and conduct a walk-through Sunday, Sept. 18 at 1 p.m., of her current exhibition “Emergence,” on display at Laguna Art Museum, 307 Cliff Dr., through Oct. 2. Curated by Laguna Art Museum’s exhibition curator...

Museum Auction Lures a Crowd

A coin flip settles disputed bidding over a donkey drawing Silent bidding initially appeared somewhat sluggish during Laguna Art Museum’s annual art auction last Saturday, which drew 380 guests and nevertheless raised roughly $100,000 for the museum’s exhibition and education...